A&E Participants

 Alumni, Faculty & Staff, Students, and Friends

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  • Loic Bailly

      • Management consultant

    Loic was born and raised in the French Alps in France.

  • Mark Best '00

      • Founder, authenticate.ai

    Mark is Founder of the art & technology startup, authenticate.ai, a platform for licensed appraisers and art advisors.  Prior to going out on...

  • Pilar Castro-Kiltz '10

      • Co-Founder, Princeton Arts Alumni
      • Founder, More Canvas Consulting

    With an MBA from The Wharton School and an MFA from NYU Tisch School of the Arts, Pilar Castro-Kiltz ‘10 is a strategy and marketing expert, with...

  • Andy Chen '09

      • Partner, Isometric Studio

    Andy studied sociology at Princeton University, where he was awarded the Pyne Honor Prize, the university’s highest general undergraduate...

  • Ben Denzer '15

      • Artist, Designer and Publisher

    Ben Denzer is an artist, designer, and publisher focused on exploring the book as an object. His work has been collected by The Metropolitan...

  • Ted Gagliano, '82

      • President, Feature Post-Production, Twentieth-Century Fox

    Ted Gagliano is President of Feature Post-Production at Twentieth Century Fox and is responsible for the completion of all films produced by the...

  • Tai Yee Ho

      • Associate Director of Career Advising, Center for Career Development - Princeton University

    Tai Yee provides one-on-one advising across a broad range of career interests and industry areas, covering topics including choice of...

  • Waqas Jawaid, '10

      • Co-Founder, Isometric Studio

    Waqas received his undergraduate degree with highest honors from Princeton University and a Masters in Architecture with distinction from the...

  • Aaron Landsman

      • Visiting Lecturer, Lewis Center for the Arts

    Aaron Landsman is an Abrons Arts Center Artist In Residence, and recent Guggenheim Fellow and Princeton Arts Fellow.

  • Malik Lewis

      • NXTHVN

    Malik Lewis received a Ph.D. in Chemistry from Howard University in 2014, and before moving to New Haven in June 2019, he worked in educational...

  • Mauricio Miller

      • James Wei Visiting Professor, Keller Center

    Mauricio Miller is currently the James Wei visiting professor at the Keller Center.  For his unorthodox strategies for social change Mauricio has...

  • Lucy Partman

      • PhD Candidate, Art and Archeology

    A PhD candidate in the Department of Art & Archeology at Princeton University, I specialize in American art and visual culture, with...

  • Halcyon Person '10

      • Head Writer, 9 Story Media Group

    Halcyon is an Emmy-nominated comedy writer, director, and producer based in Brooklyn, New York.

  • Marisa Polvino

      • Co-founder and Co-CEO, STRAIGHT UP FILMS

    Marisa Polvino is a seasoned film producer with skills for identifying, packaging and producing quality entertainment accessing all genres and...

  • Sheila Pontis

      • Lecturer, Electrical Engineering and Keller Center for Innovation in Engineering Education

    Sheila Pontis is an information designer, researcher, educator and practitioner working at the intersection of information design, cognitive...

  • Rodney D. Priestley

      • Professor and Vice Dean of Innovation, Princeton University
      • Associate Director, Princeton Center for Complex Materials
      • Director of Graduate Studies

    Rodney D. Priestley is the Vice Dean of Innovation at Princeton University.

  • Michael Rosenberg

      • Managing Director, McCarter Theatre Center
    Michael is in his first season at McCarter. For the last nine years, he was the Managing Director of La Jolla Playhouse in San Diego where he helped...
  • Jordan Shue

      • Program Director, Entrepreneurship in the Arts | Assistant Professor Purchase College

    Jordan believes that artists and creatives are integral contributors to our economy, communities, and lives.

  • Tracy K. Smith

      • Chair, Lewis Center for the Arts
      • Roger S. Berlind '52 Professor of the Humanities
    Tracy K. Smith is the author of the memoir Ordinary Light and four books of poetry: Wade in the Water (April 2018); Life on Mars, which received the...
  • Jason Treuting

      • Composer
      • Percussionist

    A founding and current member of the influential quartet, Sō Percussion, composer/percussionist Jason Treuting has appeared in performance...

  • Nico Wheadon

      • Executive Director, NXTHVN

    Nico Wheadon is the executive director of NXTHVN, a multidisciplinary arts incubator in New Haven, Connecticut.