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Visual Arts Administration

Visual Arts Administration MA program was the first in the nation to focus on visual arts management careers in both traditional and alternative contexts. The program prepares leaders for a broad range of arts organizations.  It takes into account the cultural and economic impact of the visual arts, nationally and internationally, as well as the challenges facing the arts today.

Master of Arts
Visual Arts Administration

Prepare for roles in a broad range of arts organizations. Our MA focuses on the cultural and economic impact of the visual arts and today's industry challenges.

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Faculty

Sandra Lang

Clinical Associate Professor of Visual Arts Administration

sandra.lang@nyu.edu

Melissa Rachleff Burtt

Clinical Associate Professor of Visual Arts Administration

mjr2007@nyu.edu

Amy Whitaker

Assistant Professor of Visual Arts Administration

amy.whitaker@nyu.edu

RoseLee Goldberg

Distinguished Artist in Residence

roselee.goldberg@nyu.edu
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The Visual Arts Administration MA program addresses the whole art ecology, including the cultural environment in which arts organizations operate in both the nonprofit and for-profit areas. 

Upcoming Events

50th Anniversary Celebration of Arts Administration Master's Programs

The Visual Arts Administration and Performing Arts Administration graduate programs at NYU Steinhardt are celebrating their 50th anniversary this year!

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Copyright in the Age of Remoteness

A joint symposium for Open Access Week, presented by the Steinhardt Department of Art and Art Professions and the NYU Libraries Department of Scholarly Communications and Information Policy.

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Information Sessions

MA Visual Arts Administration, Online Information Session

Learn about the MA Visual Arts Administration program by joining us for an online information session!

MA Visual Arts Administration, Online Information Session

Learn about the MA Visual Arts Administration program by joining us for an online information session!

MA Visual Arts Administration, Online Information Session

Learn about the MA Visual Arts Administration program by joining us for an online information session!

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