Locust Projects

LAST UPDATED: November 07, 2018
Arts, Culture & Humanities
Locust Projects is a not for profit exhibition space dedicated to providing contemporary visual artists the freedom to experiment with new ideas without the pressures of gallery sales or limitations of conventional exhibition spaces. Local, national and international artists are encouraged to create site-specific installations as an extension of their representative work. Locust Projects supports the local community through educational initiatives and programming that are free to the public.
3852 North Miami Ave
Miami, FL 33127

Images + Video

Programs

BOARD

Debra Scholl
Chair
Chair of the Advisory Board, Funding Arts Network • Trustee, Brickell Avenue Literary Society • Member, PAMM Collector’s Council, National Council, Aspen Art Museum, Board member, Town Square Neighborhood Development Committee
Jorge A Garcia
Vice Chair
DIRTT Environmental Solutions, Regional Sales Director, Acquisitions Board PAMM, Jr. Hosting Committee Art Basel Miami Beach
Kerri McNulty
Secretary
Assistant City Attorney at the City of Miami, Member, Junior League of Miami
Brian Heller
Board of Directors
Debra Frank
Board of Directors
Board Chair, Planned Parenthood of South, East & North, Florida
Mario Cader-Frech
Board of Directors
Viacom International; Museo de Arte de El Salvador, Advisor; Honorary Consul of El Salvador on Miami; Founder of http://LatinSpace.org; Art Basel Miami Beach Host Committee Member
Doreen Lima
Board of Directors
Lima Partners Communication Coaching; Member of the Council of Chairmen, Sarah Hopkins Woodruff Spectrum Awards, American Red Cross (Miami); Member of the Volunteer Committee, American Red Cross (Miami); Mentor, Women of Tomorrow (WOT)
Antonia Wright
Board of Directors
Miami-based artist represented by Spinello Projects; Notable exhibitions include PAMM, Locust, Faena and Vizcaya, among many others; Board Member, Planned Parenthood of South, East & North, Florida and Lotus House
Steven Lanster
Board of Directors
Senior Attending Staff, Miami Children’s Hospital, Miami, Florida; Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Oral Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine; Assistant Odontologist, Medical Examiner Department, Miami-Dade County, Florida
Stewart A. Merkin
Board of Directors
Law Office of Stewart A. Merkin, P.A.; Board member, Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship; Board member, American Jewish Committee

STAFF

Lorie Mertes
Executive Director
Angela Oxenberg
Development Director
Ricardo Mor
Exhibitions and Operations Manager
Michelle Lisa Polissant
Program and Outreach Manager
Jordyn Newsome
Gallery Manager

Financials

This organization's financial statements were independently submitted and have not been verified by The Miami Foundation.

ANNUAL OPERATING BUDGET
$912,250