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Melissa Mower-Yannuzzi – Programs & Operations Associate

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Melissa Mower-Yannuzzi received a Bachelor’s Degree in Art History from SUNY New Paltz in 2003. She worked as Gallery Assistant at GARNER Arts Center since 2008 before moving into her current position as Programs & Operations Associate in 2017.  Melissa also works at Blue Hill Art & Cultural Center, in Pearl River, installing exhibitions.

Jonathan Shorr – Curator-at-Large

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Jonathan Shorr is recognized internationally as a leading curator, gallerist and cultural anthropologist. Jonathan Shorr Art Consultants advises cultural institutions, nonprofit organizations, companies and individuals on Contemporary, Modern, and Performance Art.