Cara Starke

Updated
30 Nov 2016

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Cara Starke.

Cara Starke is director of the Pulitzer Arts Foundation. She previously served as director of exhibitions at Creative Time, where she realized some of the organization's most ambitious projects, including Kara Walker's A Subtlety, the group exhibition Black Radical Brooklyn, and Suzanne Lacy's New York premiere of Between the Door and the Street. Prior to joining Creative Time, Starke served as assistant curator for the Department of Media and Performance Art at The Museum of Modern Art, where she co-organized several exhibitions, including Projects 97: Mark Boulos, Francis Alÿs: A Story of Deception, and Take your time: Olafur Eliasson. In 2015, she co-curated the exhibition Drifting in Daylight: Art in Central Park, which featured eight artists' commissions for New York City's iconic park. Starke earned her MA in the history of art from Williams College and her BA in the history of art from Cornell University. In 2016, she served as an LOI panelist in Exhibitions & Public Interpretation.