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212. 595. 9533

Press and Media Relations
212. 595. 9533, ext. 354

212. 595. 9533, ext. 127

Learning and Engagement
212. 595. 9533, ext. 381
• Group Tours: 212. 595. 9533, ext. 381
• Family Programs: 212. 595. 9533, ext. 381
• Educator Resources: 212. 595. 9533, ext. 381

Public Programs
212. 595. 9533, ext. 382

Rights and Reproductions

212. 595. 9533, ext. 381

212. 595. 9533, ext. 108

Curatorial Inquiries
For inquiries about artworks, please send images, the history of the object(s), and a description.

General Membership, Patron Membership, and Corporate Partners
212. 595. 9533, ext. 313
• Young Folk: 212. 595. 9533, ext. 313

212. 595. 9533, ext. 306

Space Rental and Private Events
212. 595. 9533, ext. 312

Free Music Fridays



Becky and Bob Alexander Director & CEO
Jason T. Busch

Deputy Director and Chief Development Officer
Karley Klopfenstein

Deputy Director and Chief Communications Officer
Christopher Gorman

Executive Assistant to the Director and CEO and Administrative Manager
Eve Erickson

Curatorial Chair for Exhibitions and Senior Curator of Self-Taught Art and Art Brut
Dr. Valérie Rousseau

Curatorial Chair for Collections and Curator of Folk Art
Emelie Gevalt

Luce Assistant Curator
Brooke Wyatt

Warren Family Assistant Curator
Sadé Ayorinde

Weiler Curatorial Fellow
Edward Dioguardi

Director of Collections and Exhibitions
Anna Schwartz

Collection and Exhibition Manager
Judy Steinberg

Digital Asset Manager
Andreane Balconi

Rapaport Archivist
Regina Carra

Manager of Institutional Giving
Michelle Maydanchik

Manager of Special Events
Jean Seestadt

Development Associate and Database Administrator
Wayne Fields

Director of Learning and Engagement
Rachel Rosen

Curator of Programs and Engagement
Mathilde Walker-Billaud

Senior Educator and Manager of Student Engagement
Natalie Beall

Community Engagement Educator
Claudia Maturell

Access Educator
Elizabeth Gronke

Manager of Free Music Fridays
Lara Ewen

Louise Masarof

Director of Design
Kate Johnson

Director of Publications and Editorial
Margarita Sánchez Urdaneta

Communications and Marketing Manager
Natalie Colarossi

Director of Information Technologies
Richard Ho

Director of Operations
Elizabeth Lewin

Supervisor of Security and Facilities
Isaias Lopez

Security and Facilities Associate
Ben Medina

E-Commerce Specialist
Christopher Sanchez

Senior Sales Associate
Susan Simpson

Assistant Shop Manager
Sula Tsaboukas

Sales and Guest Services Associate
Khori Wilson





Image: Sgraffito Plate with Horse and Rider; John Neis (1785–1867); Upper Salford Township, Pennsylvania; 1805; glazed red earthenware; 1 3/4 x 12 3/8 in. diam.; American Folk Art Museum, gift of Ralph Esmerian, 2013.1.26. Photo by John Parnell. 


"M.M." Hooked Rug
Artist unidentified


Untitled (Figures and Construction with Blue Border)
Bill Traylor (1854–1949)


Butter Print: Love Birds
Artist unidentified