Saturday, December 8 | 11am
Moderated by Donnamarie Baptiste
Donnamarie Baptiste is an experienced arts administrator, producer and director whose work with artists and brands crosses disciplines and genres to bring large-scale exhibitions, special artist projects and events to life. Born in Trinidad & Tobago, Donnamarie began her career while studying Humanities in the Virgin Islands, where she fell in love with Impressionism and began her career in arts. She has worked as an independent curator, held roles in programming, marketing, operations and production with organizations that include Art Basel, The Armory Show, Creative Time, Performa and Gen Art. She has produced numerous high-profile live music performances and cultural events, and worked with brands like Absolut, Lexus, Veuve Clicquot and Remy Cointreau among others. In 2017, Donnamarie launched Fresh Alchemy, a multifaceted arts consulting and production company. She is currently producing an artist project, and has 2 exhibitions and a feature length documentary in the works.