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I’m a veteran cultural journalist and guest lecturer with many pieces in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Huffington Post. major art magazines. I’ve been a cultural contributor on New York Public Radio (WNYC and WQXR) and have provided arts commentary on NPR and public radio stations in Philadelphia and Los Angeles. I’ve appeared as an art-market commentator on BBC-TV and have published numerous Op-Ed pieces in the New York Times and Los Angeles Times. I am author of The Complete Guide to Collecting Art (Knopf). My lectures have included: cultural property issues at the New Acropolis Museum and the University of Pennsylvania; the influence of art critics at Middlebury College and New York University; deaccessioning at Investigative Reporters and Editors 2011 Annual Meeting, Columbia Law School, the University of Iowa and a conference of the Museum Association of New York; museum governance and cultural property issues at Seton Hall University; on arts blogging at American University; Smithsonian exhibition controversies at Rutgers University; museum finances for the St. Louis Humanities Festival. I’ve been profiled on the PBS NewsHour with Jim Lehrer‘s Art Beat, the Chicago Reader and St. Louis Magazine. CultureGrrl received a Creative Capital/Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant and won a Best Blog award from the Newswomen’s Club of New York.

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