November 6, 2017

Center for Curatorial Leadership Announces 2018 Fellows

NEW YORK—The Center for Curatorial Leadership in New York has selected twelve curators to participate in its annual fellowship program for 2018. The incoming class of fellows includes Jose Carlos Diaz, the chief curator of the Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh; Jodi Hauptman, senior curator of the Department of Drawings and Prints at the Museum of Modern Art in New York; and Mia Locks, cocurator of the 2017 Whitney Biennial.

“The 2018 cohort exemplifies a commitment to scholarly excellence, collaborative thinking, and inclusive practices within museums and the visual arts,” the center said in a statement. In January, the fellows will take two weeks of classes at the center before starting residencies with directors of museums across the United States. They will also contribute to the development of the organization’s Diversity Mentoring Initiative, which aims to increase diversity in the arts.

The eleventh fellowship class is as follows:

Nora Burnett Abrams, Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art Denver

Kelly Baum, Cynthia Hazen Polsky and Leon Polsky Curator of Contemporary Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Jose Carlos Diaz, Chief Curator, The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh

Alison Ferris, Senior Curator, Des Moines Art Center

Rita Gonzalez, Curator and Acting Department Head, Contemporary Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Jodi Hauptman, Senior Curator, Department of Drawings and Prints, The Museum of Modern Art, New York

Lauren Haynes, Curator, Contemporary Art, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR

Ethan Lasser, Theodore E. Stebbins Jr. Curator of American Art and Head, Division of European and American Art, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, MA

Soyoung Lee, Curator, Department of Asian Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Victoria Sancho Lobis, Prince Trust Curator, Department of Prints and Drawings, Art Institute of Chicago

Mia Locks, Independent curator, New York

Elizabeth Siegel, Curator of Photography, Art Institute of Chicago

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