Artistic Director, Mona Bismarck American Center
Raina Lampkins-Fielder joined the Mona Bismarck American Center in 2014 in the newly created position of Artistic Director, in which she oversees the institution’s exhibitions and programming. A graduate of Yale University, she is the former deputy editor of SOME/THINGS Magazine, a bi-annual international curated arts and culture journal, and director of arts programming at SOME/THINGS SECRET Gallery in Paris. She was simultaneously the director of academic advising at Paris College of Art. Previously, she served as Associate Director of the Whitney Museum of American Art, overseeing education and public programs. She has worked for over 15 years in museums, including the Brooklyn Museum of Art, the New Museum of Contemporary Art in New York, and the Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She has curated many exhibitions, served as a juror for artist residency programs, organized and participated in numerous academic conferences and has spoken widely on audience accessibility to the arts in the United States and abroad.
The Mona Bismarck American Center is the premiere showcase for American art and culture of the 20th and 21st centuries in Paris. Through a multidisciplinary program of exhibitions, events, and educational outreach, the Center’s mission is to engage visitors in a dialogue with the depth and diversity of the current American cultural scene.
Visual Arts * Music * Dance * Fashion * Cinema * Exhibitions * Talks * Conferences * Installation * Performing Arts * Concerts
The event is free but do sign up on the facebook event!