Julia Kaganskiy

She was the founding director of NEW INC, the first museum-led incubator dedicated to art, design and technology founded by the New Museum in 2014. After launching, running and growing NEW INC for five years, she is currently working as a freelance curator and cultural strategist and continuing to work with the New Museum as Curatorial Advisor for NEW INC’s artist residency program in collaboration with Nokia Bell Labs and their Experiments in Art and Technology Lab.

She previously served as Global Editor of The Creators Project, a partnership between VICE Media Group and Intel. In 2010, she founded #ArtsTech Meetup, an initiative that brings together digital artists and professionals from New York’s museums, galleries, and art-related start-ups. She has been profiled as an influential woman in technology by Fast Company (2011), the AOL/PBS series “MAKERS” (2012), and Business Insider (2013) and named to Crain’s New York Business’s 40 Under 40 list (2015).