External Advisory Group
More Equitable and
Diverse Art World.
Comprised of curators, directors, world-class artists and scholars, our External Advisory Group understands what it takes to lead in the art industry and is committed to your success. Whether sharing innovative practices in professional development, or discussing the courses and internships that can launch your career, we work with our External Advisory Group in order to best serve you.
MEET OUR TEAM (2023-2024)
Rod Bigelow, M.B.A.
Executive Director and Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Heather Hart, M.F.A
Artist, Heather Hart Studio; Assistant Professor, Rutgers University; co-Founder, Black Lunch Table
Denise Murrell, M.B.A., Ph.D.
Merryl H. and James S. Tisch Curator at Large, Metropolitan Museum of Art
Danille K. Taylor, Ph.D.
Director, Clark Atlanta University Art Museum; Professor, African American Studies, Clark Atlanta University
Deborah Willis, Ph.D.
University Professor and Chair, Department of Photography & Imaging, Tisch School of the Arts, New York University