The Laguna Art Museum announced art historian Jean Stern and recognized curator, educator and arts writer Rochelle Steiner will serve as Curatorial Fellows. Both curators will serve the museum through early 2023. Stern and Steiner will focus on their areas of expertise: presenting programs to educate art lovers with unique experiences. Stern has a wealth of experience as an author, curator, lecturer and teacher. He is a Director Emeritus of The Irvine Museum, where he helped to establish a national presence for the museum in the fields of California art and history through a series of books, exhibitions, lectures and documentaries.
Steiner brings with her over 20 years of experience working with artists and cultural institutions in the United States and around the world. Among her many accomplishments, she is a recognized curator, writer and educator, and has organized more than 70 major art exhibitions and large-scale public art projects worldwide. Steiner, a Los Angeles native, also currently serves as a Global Curator for Artpark in Western New York. Read more here.