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Committees

For over twelve years, committed individuals of different generations and backgrounds have come together to guide this organization. These trusted advisors recognize the importance and complexity of shaping a new institution. Their continued commitment to Slought's mission, economy and values demonstrates the organization's resilience.

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Board of Directors

These individuals offer legal and ethical guidance to Slought and develop its administrative structure.

President

Cadava is Professor of English at Princeton University, where he also is affiliated with the...

Coffey is the Executive Director of the Lambent Foundation, which leverages the critical role of...

Executive Director

Levy works with artists, communities, and institutions worldwide to develop cultural projects...

Secretary

Stein is a writer and independent curator. Her biography-in-progress of the art dealer Richard...

Treasurer

Strong is Vice President of Community and Economic Development at the People's Emergency Center...

We acknowledge the contributions of former members Louis Cabri, Abe Levy, Jeffrey Kallberg, Tom Lussenhop, and Robert Whitehead (d. 2002).


Curatorial Committee

Appointed by the Directors, these individuals offer curatorial and organizational guidance.

Curator for Film and Media Arts

Alter is Professor of Film and Media Arts at Temple University. Her teaching and research have...

Senior Curator

Levy works with artists, communities, and institutions worldwide to develop cultural projects...

Senior Curator for Discursive Programs

Rabaté is a Professor of English and Comparative Literature at the University of Pennsylvania....

Senior Curator for Artist Projects

Romberg was born and raised in Argentina. In the early 1970s, as a painter and conceptual...


Advisory Committee

Appointed by the Directors, these individuals offer creative and administrative guidance.

Backer is the founder and executive director of Third Streaming, an interdisciplinary gallery...

Weiss is a Serbian-born architect and theorist and the principal of Normal Architecture Office...

Menking is the Editor-in-chief of The Architect's Newspaper, which serves as an...

We gratefully acknowledge the contributions of former members
Shusaku Arakawa (d. 2010), Madeline Gins (d. 2013), Lorand Hegyi, John Higgins, Dennis Oppenheim (d. 2011), Dieter Ronte, and David Slovic.


Faculty Committee

Appointed by the Directors, these professors from the University of Pennsylvania offer intellectual guidance.

Beckman is the Elliot and Roslyn Jaffe Professor of Cinema and Modern Media in the department of...

Corrigan is a Professor of English and Cinema Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. His...

Hillier is an associate professor in the Department of City and Regional Planning in the School...

Lum is a Professor in the School of Design at the University of Pennsylvania and Director of Fine...

Silverman is a visual and film theorist and the Keith L. and Katherine Sachs professor of...


Key Individuals

These individuals contribute to the daily operation of Slought and the realization of projects.

Curatorial and Research Fellow

Colzie received her Masters in Art History from Pratt Institute. Her research focus is Weimar...

Exhibition Strategy & Design

Saylor is a founding principal of Saylor + Sirola, a New York City based architecture, art and...

Communications

Schmidgal currently lives in the Canary Islands. She was the Director of Communications at the...