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Sandra Lang

New York Unviersity
Associate Professor
New York City
Sandra Lang is Associate Professor of Art and Art Education and Director of the Visual Arts Administration MA Program, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, New York University, where she has been since 2000. She oversees all aspects of the VAA MA Program including curriculum development, program administration, and research endeavors. She has extensive experience in both non-profit and for-profit organizations and was formerly Administrative Director of the Art Advisory Service at The Museum of Modern Art, and Executive Director, Independent Curators International. In both of these roles she organized curatorial projects in museums, non-profits and corporations. Courses that she teaches in the NYU Visual Arts Administration MA Program include “Curatorial Praxis,” “The Environment of Visual Arts Administration,” and “Business and the Visual Arts.” She has advised corporations and not-for-profit organizations on administrative, programmatic and fundraising issues including strategic plans, policy and procedures, exhibition development and tours, acquisitions and commissions of art, feasibility studies, communications programs, budgeting and contracts. She holds a MA in Business Policy from Columbia University and a BA from Middlebury College.