Before retiring in 2010, Joseph Carvalho served as the executive director of Springfield Museums in Springfield, MA. Carvalho worked at the organization for 34 years, serving for the last 16 as its president. Carvalho’s long tenure included overseeing the opening of the new Museum of Springfield History. He was a Center management panelist in 2009.
Yoshitomi, chief knowledge officer of MeaningMatters, LLC, responds to a few questions around “Pro-Am” and how cultural organizations engage with their communities and potential audiences.
Bob Perelman is a poet and a 2006 Pew Fellow.
Located in Chinatown North in Center City Philadelphia, Asian Arts Initiative fosters social change through art.
Whitney Kimball, Vox Populi’s third AUX Curatorial Fellow, presents the work of video artist and activist Jenny Drumgoole, the fifth program in the “Schmart World” series.
Settlement Music School is one of the country’s oldest and largest community music education organizations.
The Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts developed a fundraising program that has allowed constituents to generate donations online for nominated artifacts in need of preservation funds.
Justina Barrett is the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s Site Manager for its History Houses, and Museum Educator for American Art.
Natasha Bakht is an Indian contemporary dancer and choreographer. In 2015, she was a panelist in Performance.
Chris joined Portland Center Stage as artistic director in May 2000. Before coming to Portland, he was artistic director at Actor’s Express in Atlanta, a company he co-founded in 1988.
Canuso’s new solo work Midway Avenue built on research initiated with UK-based choreographer Wendy Houstoun, premiered in May 2014 as part of FringeArts’ year-round programming.
Jill Medvedow has been the director of the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston since 1998.
Whitney Kimball, Vox Populi’s third AUX Curatorial Fellow, will give a curatorial lecture regarding her interest in collectivism and the contemporary collaborative urban performance art context in East Coast cities.