CultureSwap matches arts & culture professionals across NYC cultural institutions to shadow and learn from one another. It's an opportunity to meet industry colleagues, compare work structures and cultures, and explore successes and challenges.
Register for CultureSwap and we will pair you with someone at another cultural institution in NYC. You and your partner will pick a day to spend at one another’s workplaces.
These “culture swaps” are scheduled at your convenience during the month of March 2019. In April 2019, there will be a group event for all CultureSwap participants to gather, discuss common themes, and learn from peers in the arts & culture world.
Liz Gwinn from the Studio Museum and Adjoa Jones de Almeida from the Brooklyn Museum created and organized the first CultureSwap in 2018. It was part of their participation in the Catherine Hannah Behrend Fellowship, a year-long program for visual arts administrators managed by the staff of the Belfer Center for Innovation & Social Impact at 92nd Street Y.
It was such a success the 92Y Belfer Center decided to continue running the program. CultureSwap also received advice and support from its Advisory Committee.