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2018 Future Curators

The 2018 Future Curators team consists of 16 students in grades 11 and 12:

Chloe Bartels (Niagara Falls High School), Sophie Barner (Lewiston-Porter High School), Helen Beckley-Forest (Nardin Academy), Andee Berberich (Nichols School), Emily Bookmiller (St. Mary’s High School), Kerrin Bulls (Buffalo Academy of Visual and Performing Arts), Steaphanie DeCroix (Lewiston-Porter High School), Maggie DeWitt (West Seneca East Senior High School), Kaitlynn Kless (North Tonawanda High School), Tess Lariviere (Grand Island Senior High School), Theresa Mariathasan (Buffalo Academy of the Sacred Heart), Desanay Nalls (Buffalo Academy of Visual and Performing Arts), Audrey Noreck (Charter High School for Applied Technologies), Jenelle Ranallo (Sweet Home High School), Emma Stack (Lewiston-Porter High School), and Destiny Ann Weyand (Lake Shore Senior High School).

The 2018 Future Curators (from left): Andee Berberich, Helen Beckley-Forest, Desanay Nalls, Theresa Mariathasan, Emily Bookmiller, Kaitlynn Kless, Kerrin Bulls, Audrey Noreck, Destiny Ann Weyand, Emma Stack, Stephanie DeCroix, Sophie Barner, Jenelle Ranallo, Chloe Bartels, and Maggie DeWitt, with Teen and Youth Programs Coordinator Samantha Serrano. In the background is Robert Therrien’s No title (folding table and chairs, beige), 2006. Photography by Tom Loonan. (Not pictured: Tess Lariviere)

From January to April 2018, this creative team of young aspiring art professionals is learning what goes on behind the scenes at the Albright-Knox and using the museum's collection and special exhibitions to think about art from the mindset of a curator.

The 2018 Future Curators' exhibition of artwork by local high school students—Push + Pullwill be on view at the Albright-Knox from Friday, April 13, through Sunday, May 13, 2018, with an exhibition opening celebration planned by the team on Thursday, April 12, from 5 to 8 pm. It will also be on view at the Buffalo Center for Arts and Technology (BCAT) from Friday, April 13, through Monday, April 23, 2018, with an exhibition celebration on Thursday, April 19, from 5 to 6:30 pm. 

Program Sponsor

AK Teens is presented by KeyBank.

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