Member Spotlight:


Olivia Kalin Curator of Education Neuberger Museum of Art at Purchase College, SUNY

Olivia is Curator of Education at the Neuberger Museum of Art at Purchase College.  At the Neuberger, Olivia develops, implements and markets all educational programs, from family programs and school tours to programs for adults and college students.  She also liases with school and community partners and with the Neuberger's 100+volunteers, and manages logistics of the Museum's educational programs and tours.  She is dedicated to offering museum visitors experiences that empower them to conect with art on a personal level.  Prior to this position, Olivia worked with Robert Motherwell's Dedalus Foundation and the Museum of Modern Art's teen programs, where she began her training in museum education.  Olivia earned her BA in Art History and French from Drew University (2005), and attended the Teaching Institute in Museum Education (TIME) at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (August 2012).

Since 1979, NYCMER has provided a forum for museum education professionals to address issues of museum and educational interest, exchange and disseminate relevant information, and to explore and implement cooperative programming opportunities through roundtable discussions, workshops, and an annual conference.