Hear from Terrie Sultan, Curator of Chuck Close and Director of the Parrish Art Museum in New York. Terrie has worked with Chuck Close over a number of years on this exhibition.
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Bio: Terrie Sultan has guided the Parrish Art Museum as Director since 2008. She has more than twenty-eight years of experience as a museum professional, having served in senior positions at the New Museum of Contemporary Art in New York, the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, DC, and the Blaffer Art Museum at the University of Houston. She has organized more than 45 exhibitions in her career, including Juliao Sarmento: Artists and Writers/House and Home; Chantal Akerman: Moving through Time and Space, Jessica Stockholder: Kissing the Wall, and Chuck Close: Prints, Process, and Collaboration. An accomplished author, she has authored or contributed to dozens of publications including Jennifer Bartlett: History of the Universe (2013), Alice Aycock: Some Stories Are Worth Repeating (2013), Damaged Romanticism: A Mirror of Modern Emotion (2008), Jean Luc Mylayne (2007), and Kerry James Marshall published by Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York (2000). Chuck Close: Photographer will be released later this year. Sultan is a member of the International Association of Art Critics; served on the College Art Association’s award committee for Lifetime Achievement for Art Writing; and was a founding board member of Etant donné, the French-American Endowment for Contemporary Art. In 2003 she was awarded a Chevalier dans l’Ordre des Arts et Letters by the Government of France. On November 10, 2012, the Parrish Art Museum opened its new Herzog & de Meuron designed facility in Water Mill, NY. Ms. Sultan oversaw the 34,000 square foot, $30 million project from design conception through completion of construction.