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Lisa Dent - 2018/2019 Visiting Artist and Practitioner Series

Lisa Dent is an independent curator/producer, writer and arts Administrator based in the greater New York City area. She is a thought leader and advocate for cultural workers, living artists and the work that they do. With extensive experience in the field Lisa brings enthusiasm, humor and heart to her work everyday. This has included her creative practices as well as collaborations on larger, artistic projects. She has owned businesses and managed departments at small, mid-size and large organizations through the lens of inclusion and equity. While overseeing the financial and advisory resources for organizations and artists her ultimate goal is always to provide the desired outcomes for all stakeholders. Her experience with multi-level teams across long term and temporary projects has provided her with the confidence and skills to bring creative work to the forefront of public life.