Biographical information about all the reviewers are available [here].
More information about the review sessions is available [here].

Date Mentor
20 minute sessions on
Thursday, February 25th, 2015
from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Hamdy Reda, Managing Director and Curator, artellewa, Egypt
Stefanie Dickens, CODAworx
Alexis Williams, Ayatana Artist Research Program, Canada
Jean-Marie Casbarian, Transart Institute, Berlin and NYC
Deborah Davidson, Director, Catalyst Conversations
Lisa Wade, Regali Artist Residency, Italy
Helene Larsen Pousette, Curator, Sweden
Suzanne Schultz, Canvas Fine Arts, Director
Susan Hapgood, Executive Director, ISCP (International Studio & Curatorial Program)
Beth Kantrowitz, Director, Drive-by Projects
Ping Chi Hung, Bamboo Curtain Studio, Taiwan

Date Mentor
20 minute sessions on
Friday, February 26th, 2015
from 9:45 am to 11:45 am
Judith Tolnick Champa, Curator, Arts Writer and Founder of The Providence Biennale
Margaret Shiu Tan, Founder and former Director, Bamboo Studio Curtain, Taiwan
For artists interested in working with the blind (session with Vanessa Warne, Georgina Kleege, David Johnson and Piet Devos).
Luke Mannarino, Independent Curator
Sam Toabe, Assistant Director, Samsøn Gallery, Boston
Yannick Franck, Artistic Director, Les Brasseurs, Belgium
Snezana Petrovic, Director, Crafton Hills College Gallery/LA Art Scene, California
Isabella Hughes, Artistic Director and Co-founder of the Honolulu Biennial Foundation
Sandeep Bhagwati- Founder matralab
Frank Roselli, Director, Soprafina Gallery, Boston
Luigi Galimberti, Co-Coordinator, Transnational Dialogues
Kira Simon-Kennedy, Co-Founder and Program Manager, China Residencies

Date Mentor
20 minute sessions on
Friday, February 26th, 2015
from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Jean-Yves Coffre, Director, Camac, France
Brandy Dahrouge, Program Manager Creative Residences, The Banff Centre, Canada
Howard Yezerski, Co-Director of the Miller Yezerski Gallery.
Karmela Berg, Hezla and Cabri Artist-in-Residencies, Israel
Ellie Schimelman, Director, Cross Cultural Collaborative, Ghana
Lauren Cross, Director, WoCA Projects, USA
Dan Elias, Director, New Art Center
John Crowley, Director, Boston City Hall
Erin Becker, Director, Cambridge Art Association
Elysha Rei, Director, Sam Rit Residency, Thailand
Terry Jenoure, Director, UMass. Augusta Savage Gallery
Anne LaPrade Seuthe, Director, UMass. Hampden Gallery
Sally Curcio, Co-Owner of Pick My Brain Consulting

Date Mentor
20 minute sessions on
Saturday, February 27th, 2015
from 10:00 am to noon
Jean Butler, President, Arts are Essential, Inc., Senegal
Lee Lee, Director, Debris, Global Project for Artists
Paolo Mele, Founder and Director, Ramdom, Italy
Esther Bourdages, President, Eastern Bloc, Canada
Jean-Marie Casbarian, Creative Board, ELSE Journal
Maria Hirvi-Ijas, Curator and Contemporary Art Researcher, Finland
Kathy Bitetti, Independent Curator
Marnie Benney, Independent Curator
Dorothea Fleiss, Director and Founder of the D. Fleiss & East West Artists Association
Claudine Hubert, Co-Director and Artistic Director, OBORO
Pau Cata, Curator, The North Africa Cultural Mobility Map
Trishla Talera, Director of TIFA Working Studios, India
Andrew Tetzlaff, RMIT Artist-in-Residency Program, Australia


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