Dr. Carrier is an accomplished art educator. She received her Ph.D. in Education from Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovak Republic in 1989. In 2002, she co-founded and was director of Gallery Art Factory in Prague, Czech Republic, a not-for-profit institution presenting modern and contemporary art. In 2006, she founded the Open Concept Gallery in Grand Rapids, Michigan, where, as director, she managed art projects and art education programming. Before becoming the Director of the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, she consulted on educational opportunities.
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Coralie Claeysen-Gleyzon is the Associate Curator at the Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL. She received an MA in Visual Culture in 2003 and BA Hons. in Culture, Media and Communication in 2001, both from Lancaster University, UK; and a DEUG in Language Sciences and Cultural Mediation from Université Paul Valéry, Aix-en-Provence in 1999. She has worked in museums and art galleries across the globe, including as Exhibitions Officer and Creative Projects Manager for URBIS (contemporary urban art museum, Manchester, UK); Gallery Director of The Third Line Gallery in Doha, Qatar; and Associate Curator for Snap! Orlando, prior to joining the Orlando Museum of Art in 2018.
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