New guest blogger: Thea Liberty Nichols

Thanks to Kevin Buist for his terrific posts on design, technology, and dilettantes. Follow his pursuits with ArtPrize here.

Up next is Thea Liberty Nichols, a Chicago-based arts administrator, independent curator and freelance writer. Formerly, she served as Director of 65GRAND gallery and Study Center Manager at Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art, and she now works with The School of the Art Institute of Chicago’s Visiting Artists Program. As the Program Coordinator, Thea and Andrea Green, the Director, work together to select, host and facilitate opportunities to engage with the dozens of speakers VAP brings in each academic year.