Tuesday, May 9, 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Gateways to Understanding: Listening to and Engaging Diverse Audiences in a City of Confluence


Cara Starke is Director of the Pulitzer Arts Foundation in St. Louis, which presents experimental, progressive, and multidisciplinary exhibitions and programs of both historic and contemporary art from across the globe. Starke previously served as Director of Exhibitions at Creative Time, where she realized ambitious projects including Drifting in Daylight: Art in Central Park (2015), Funk, God, Jazz, and Medicine: Black Radical Brooklyn (2014), Kara Walker’s A Subtlety, or the Marvelous Sugar Baby (2014), Suzanne Lacy: Between The Door and The Street (2013), Nick Cave: HEARD•NY (2013), Trevor Paglen: The Last Pictures (2012), and Tom Sachs’ SPACE PROGRAM: MARS (2012). Starke earned her MA in the History of Art from Williams College and her BA in the History of Art from Cornell University.