Advisory Committee

The Advisory Committee of the Vera List Center for Art and Politics is an integral part of the New School community. Members of the committee advise the chair and counsel the director of the Vera List Center, develop expertise on ways to support the academic enterprise, offer insights and guidance on programs, provide significant financial support, and serve as links to the communities in which they live and work.


Current Members


Fellows Luncheon Img

New School faculty member Sumita
Chakravarty with 2009-2010 VLC Fellow
Lana Lin, Fellows Luncheon, Fall 2009

Chair
James Keith Brown
Board of Governors, The New School
New York City

Carlos Basualdo
Curator of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia Museum of Art
Philadelphia
www.philamuseum.org

Frances Beatty
Richard L. Feigen & Co.
New York City
www.rlfeigen.com

Spring 2009 Img

Wendy Ewald, Ron Warren, Jonathan
Weinberg, Lorraine O'Grady, and Martha
Rosler, summer Fellows outing, July 2009

Ronald Feldman
Codirector, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts
New York City

Ken Grossinger
Executive Director, CrossCurrents Foundation
Washington, DC

Elizabeth R. Hilpman
Barlow Partners
New York City

Ellen Kern
New York City

Micheline Klagsbrun
Artist
Washington, DC
www.michelineklagsbrun.org

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VLC Advisory Committee reception,
celebrating the 2006–2007 Vera List Center
Fellows on the occasion of their participation
at documenta 12, Kassel, Germany

Norman L. Kleeblatt
Susan and Elihu Rose Chief Curator, The Jewish Museum
New York City
www.thejewishmuseum.org

Jane Lombard
Director of Lombard Freid Gallery
www.lombard-freid.com

Joshua Mack
New York City

Lydia Matthews
Dean of Academic Programs
Associate Dean and Professor
Parsons The New School for Design
New York City

Susan Meiselas
Photographer

President, Magnum Foundation
New York City

Sina Najafi
Editor-in-Chief, Cabinet magazine
New York City
www.cabinetmagazine.org

Nancy Delman Portnoy

Collector
Board Member, New Museum of Contemporary Art
New York City

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VLC Advisory Committee members,
spring 2007. Frances Beatty,
Martha Rosler, Paul Hechinger
(from left to right)

Martha Rosler
Artist
Professor (II) of Art, Rutgers University, New Jersey
Guest Professor, Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Künste (Städelschule), Frankfurt am Main, Germany
New York City
www.martharosler.net

Ingrid Schaffner
Institute of Contemporary Art
Philadelphia

David Scobey
The New School for Public Engagement
New York City

Nato Thompson
Curator and Producer, Creative Time
New York City


Advisory Alumni

Koan-Jeff Baysa Nancy Lane
Michael Brenson David Levinthal
Susan Elizabeth Cahan Jo List
Janet Cohen Vera List
Michael Danoff Robert Looker, Sr.
Gabriella De Ferrari Irvine MacManus, Jr.
Donna De Salvo Ann Marlowe
Karen Durbin Victor Mathews
Anne Ehrenkranz Meryl Meltzer
Phoebe Eng Werner Muensterberger
Mildred Friedman Peter Norton
Anthony Grant Ann Philbin
Agnes Gund Sylvia Riskin
Henry Hacker Betsy Ross
Willis Hartshorn Catherine Saalfield
Tom Healy Lise Scott
Paul Hechinger Barake Sele
Marieluise Hessel Joel Shapiro
Lisa Ivorian-Jones Lowery Sims
Jeanette Kahn Jon D. Smith
Ellen Kern Pari Stave
Verlyn Klinkenborg Pat Steir
Charlotta Kotik Shirley Verrett
Barbara Kruger Margo Viscusi
Tony Kushner Michele Wallace
Alexia Lalli Simon Watson
Joan Lane Reba Williams
  Fred Wilson