Joey Lico

Location New York

Curator + Director of Programming at The Cultivist

Art Curator
3 Projects

Work History

Global Curator + Sr. Director
The Cultivist.
Mar 2015 - Present
Greater New York City Area
The Cultivist is an exclusive global arts club that bridges the gap between a museum patrons program, an arts concierge and an arts travel business. With offices in London, New York, Brussels, Los Angeles, and Shanghai, The Cultivist is a global business that offers richer and more intimate access to the art world. The Cultivist members receive a seamless personal service – with VIP status at art fairs, front of line access to museums and invitations to unique curated events and experiences.
Contributing Editor
Galerie Magazine
Jan 2018 - Present
Greater New York City Area
Writer and editor of Galerie Magazine's Concierge Travel section, featuring unique cities and highlighting cultural insider tips for art collectors and enthusiasts.
Director of Strategic Planning
Independent Curators International
Jun 2014 - Mar 2015
Independent Curators International (ICI) produces exhibitions, events, publications, research and training opportunities for curators and diverse audiences around the world. Established in 1975 and headquartered in New York, ICI is a hub that connects emerging and established curators, artists, and art spaces, forging international networks and generating new forms of collaborations. ICI provides access to the people and practices that are key to current developments in the field, inspiring fresh ways of seeing and contextualizing contemporary art.
External Affairs, Sr. Officer
New York Foundation for the Arts
Jun 2010 - Jun 2014
Established in 1971 as an independent organization to serve individual artists throughout the state, the mission of New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is to empower emerging artists and arts organizations across all disciplines at critical stages in their creative lives and professional/organizational development. In 2009, we extended our programs and services throughout the United States and the international community.


New York University
Fordham University
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
University of Amsterdam