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CIRCA Professional Development with Ashley Molese

Building connections with venues, funders, agencies, performers and artists

Monday, April 8
Noon – 1:00 PM
Location: Fine Arts, FA 453

Ashley Molese is an independent curator, producer and festival organizer. She has over fifteen years of non-profit experience, and since 2018 has founded studios, worked in film, and continues to collaborate with artists on upcoming installations. She specializes in temporary public art, new media and large-scale design/build projects. Ashley managed and curated Light City during its first three years of development and festival delivery. Previously, she has worked in a variety of arts organizations, including Arts Access Victoria, Arts Victoria, Australia, The Overload Poetry Festival, The Melbourne Writers Festival and the Creative Alliance.

She received a Masters of Arts in Arts Management from RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia. Ashley received a Master of Fine Arts in Curatorial Practice at the Maryland Institute College of Art in 2014. She currently splits her time between Baltimore and New York.