Hunter Wright

Director

Location

Minneapolis

Description

Hunter Palmer Wright joined the Minneapolis Institute of Arts in 2013 as Venture Innovation Director, overseeing special projects and partnerships that align with audience engagement and globalization initiatives and drive new revenue opportunities. Prior to the MIA, Hunter spent over a decade in New York City developing programs and exhibitions, driving strategic partnerships and new business development, and directing retail, communications and government and community relations for cultural institutions including The Philip Johnson Glass House, The Museum of Modern Art and P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Performa and The Museum of Arts and Design. Hunter sits on the board of directors of Docomomo US, and received an M.S. from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (Historic Preservation) and a B.A. in English from The Colorado College.

Hunter Palmer Wright joined the Minneapolis Institute of Arts in 2013 as Venture Innovation Director, overseeing special projects and partnerships that align with audience engagement and globalization initiatives and drive new revenue opportunities. Prior to the MIA, Hunter spent over a decade in New York City developing programs and exhibitions, driving strategic partnerships and new business development, and directing retail, communications and government and community relations for cultural institutions including The Philip Johnson Glass House, The Museum of Modern Art and P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Performa and The Museum of Arts and Design. Hunter sits on the board of directors of Docomomo US, and received an M.S. from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (Historic Preservation) and a B.A. in English from The Colorado College.