OUR TEAM

 

Corina Larkin, Executive Director
corina@cueartfoundation.org
Corina Larkin is a visual artist and writer, and before joining CUE’s staff, worked as Managing Editor at the Brooklyn Rail. She also worked as a management consultant for many years, focusing on new market entry strategies and organizational development. She holds degrees from Purchase College, Cornell University, the University of Pennsylvania and SAIS/Johns Hopkins University. Prior to assuming the position of Executive Director, Ms. Larkin served on CUE’s board for eight years.  

Beatrice Wolert-Weese, Deputy Director
beatrice@cueartfoundation.org 
Beatrice originally started with CUE as an intern in January 2004, and has since served as the Foundation's Programs Coordinator, Programs Director and most recently the Associate Director. In her former roles, she has forged partnerships with organizations such as NYFA, Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, A.I.R. Gallery, and the Joan Mitchell Foundation, and was seminal in spearheading the Alliance for Sustainable Arts Professional Practices, a consortium of 27 non-profits that offer professional development programs for artists across the city. Prior to her time at CUE, she was the Associate Editor and Ad Designer for paperloop.com. Wolert received a BA in Design from Adelphi University in 1997 and an MFA in Painting from Pratt Institute in 2003. Wolert is also a visual artist raised in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, where she currently lives with her family and maintains her studio practice. More info on her artistic practice can be found at beawolert.com.

Lilly Hern-Fondation, Programs Manager
lilly@cueartfoundation.org
Lilly joined CUE in May of 2018 and worked previously as the organization’s Programs Associate. She previously served as a Curatorial Fellow at SAIC, co-founder and co-director of Nightwood Exhibits in Chicago, and Assistant Director of Freight+Volume on the Lower East Side. In this capacity, she has organized over three dozen exhibitions and produced and edited more than 20 exhibition catalogues. Hern­-Fondation studied literature and photography at the University of Washington, Seattle, and received her MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She maintains an active career as a practicing artist and writer and has exhibited her work across the United States.

Josephine Heston, Programs Associate
josephine@cueartfoundation.org
Josephine Heston is a curator, writer, and editor who joined CUE in July 2019. She is a co-founder of rehearsal, a residency for experimentation in a social context, and was formerly Editor in Chief of the Journal of Art Criticism. Heston was previously the Assistant Director at A.I.R. and received her BA in Art History from Barnard College.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Thomas K.Y. Hsu  
     Chairman
Theodore S. Berger
     President
Lionel Leventhal
     Vice President
John S. Kiely
     Co-Treasurer
Kyle Sheahen
        Co-Treasurer
Lilly Wei
     Secretary
Kate Buchanan
Vernon Church
Marcy Cohen
Blake Horn
Steffani Jemison
Vivian Kuan
Rachel Maniatis
Christen Martosella
Aliza Nisenbaum
Gregory Amenoff
     Emeritus

 

ADVISORY COUNCIL

Polly Apfelbaum
Katie Cercone
Lynn Crawford
Ian Cooper
Michelle Grabner
Eleanor Heartney
Trenton Doyle Hancock
Pablo Helguera
Paddy Johnson
Deborah Kass
Sharon Lockhart
Juan Sánchez
Irving Sandler
Lilly Wei
Andrea Zittel