Director at Mural Arts Institute, USA
For over 15 years, Netanel Portier has worked to bring together diverse artists and communities to create transformative public projects and programs, not only as a project manager but also as an artist, teacher, curator and médiatrice culturelle. Through her work with Mural Arts Philadelphia, she has developed and managed diverse, complex public art projects rooted in social practice. As Director of the Project Management Office, she led the conception and implementation of project management processes and tools. In her current role as founding Director of the Mural Arts Institute, Netanel leads learning engagements with individual artists, administrators, institutions, and cultural and community-led organizations with a focus on participatory public art projects and programs. She is a graduate of the École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs of Paris, France.