onversant in Korean)
has been employed continuously for the last twenty years as a museum educator/consultant. Her museum work is also mentioned in the Little Kid Big City. Maria is also an accomplished artist in her own right as a performance artist/filmmaker. Maria's previous film, Maria the Korean Bride, is listed on the Huffington Post as "THE 10 DOCUMENTARIES ABOUT ARTISTS IN LOVE YOU NEED TO WATCH."
Belbelin Mojica (Senior Lecturer, Fluent in Spanish)
is a native New Yorker working in museums throughout the City for the past twenty years. Currently affiliated with the NYC Board of Education where she teaches curriculum covering Ancient Civilizations through Modern/Contemporary Era. Education Program Coordinator handling special events specifically for K - 12. Familiarity with institutions throughout New York City, including the Bronx and Queens.
Alexandra Bonfante-Warren (Senior Lecturer, Fluent in French and Italian)
she attended the Lycée Français in New York and obtained a BA in modern and contemporary French and Italian literature from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. She holds MAs in English education and art history, has worked in art publishing for thirty years and has been a museum educator since 2008.
Lauren Ebin (Senior Lecturer)
has been working in museums in NYC and overseas since 1998, both on the curatorial side and as a museum educator. In addition to teaching groups of all ages, including training other educators in museum education practice and approaches, Lauren has curated exhibits in museums in NYC and Argentina. As an archaeologist and art historian with M.A. and M. Phil degrees in Art History and Archaeology, Lauren has spent more than ten field seasons excavating in Argentina, France, Greece, and Israel. In her leisure time, Lauren is an accomplished swing dancer, traveling in the US and abroad to teach and to compete.
William Ambler (Senior Lecturer)
is an educator at The Morgan Library & Museum and the Cathedral of St. John the Divine. Previously, he served as an adjunct professor of art history at NYU, and as a researcher and lecturer in European Paintings at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. His primary areas of research are Spanish Golden Age painting and European Baroque art generally, but his real joy currently comes from taking his daughters, aged 3 and 6, around the museums in New York. He received his A. B. from Princeton University, his M.A. in architectural history from the Courtauld Institute, and his Ph. D. in art history from the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University.
Will Twersky (Lecturer)
is a native New Yorker with over a year of experience working in art and history museums. He holds a BA from Bucknell University and is completing his MA from New York University. Will specializes in Greek and Roman art history, as he spent this past summer working on an excavation team in Thebes, Greece.
Michelle Loh (Chinese Guide/Consultant)
Michelle Y. Loh is an accomplished and experienced visual arts consultant and curator. Working between New York and Asia, she brings together artists, collectors and art venues to create mutually advantageous dialogues and visionary collaborations.
received a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design, an MFA from Hunter College (CUNY) in 2017, and an Advanced Curatorial Certificate from Hunter College (CUNY) in 2017. He worked and exhibited in Italy from 2003-2012. He is a recipient of the 2015 Kossak Travel Grant, and is co-curator of Copy Translate Repeat, from the Coleccion Patricia Phelps de Cisneros (2018).
is a recent high school graduate. When she's not writing, she loves reading poetry, exploring NYC, visiting art museums, and enjoying a variety of different music tastes.