Global Curator & Senior Director West Coast + Latin America
Joey Lico is The Cultivist's Global Curator & Sr. Director, West Coast + Latin America. Before joining The Cultivist, Joey was in director positions at the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA), followed by Independent Curators International (ICI), where she nurtured a huge variety of projects across all disciplines of art. From 2008-2016, and under the Obama Administration, she worked with The White House as an adviser on their ACT/ART Committee bringing contemporary art into public policy. Joey is the Co-Chair of the Executive Committee for the Whitney Museum’s Contemporaries and completed her PhD in Cultural Transformations + Globalization, focusing on decolonizing research methodologies in relation to art.