Corina L. Apostol
Mellon Editorial Fellow
Corina L. Apostol is a Mellon Editorial Fellow at Creative Time, where she researches and plans the publication of an exciting book on socially engaged art from the last decade. Previously, she was a Dodge Fellow at the Zimmerli Art Museum, where she curated the exhibition Leningrad’s Perestroika: Crosscurrents in Photography, Video and Music (2013). She has also organized exhibitions on art and social engagement at the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, RAM Galleri (Oslo), and the Newark Arts Council. Corina obtained her Ph.D. at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, where she wrote her dissertation on the work of contemporary artist groups from Eastern Europe and Russia who created long-term, pedagogical, community-based projects to empower their audiences. She is the co-founder of the activist art and publishing collective ArtLeaks, and editor-in-chief of the ArtLeaks Gazette.