Joey Lico

Joey Lico

Executive Director

Joey Lico is The Cultivist's Executive Director. 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.