Presenter Bios


Lisa Dent

Prior to joining Creative Capital, Lisa Dent her own gallery in San Francisco, served as the Associate Curator of Contemporary Art at the Columbus Museum of Art, in Ohio, held curatorial staff positions at the New Museum of Contemporary Art and the Whitney Museum of American Art, and was a director at Friedrich Petzel Gallery, all in New York City. Lisa holds a BFA from Howard University, and an MFA from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, and has completed the Whitney Museum Independent Study Program. She has taught at Cooper Union; University of California, Davis; Columbus College of Art and Design; and The Ohio State University.





Director, Resources and Award Programs, Creative Capital

New York City, USA