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June 25, 2020 8:00 pm
Season 1

Fine Arts & Fashion

with The Standard, Form Magazine, Nasher Muse & Fuqua’s Luxury Brand And Retail Club
Fashion & Fine Arts Marketing, Branding & Influencers
As a designer, it's really important to have a cultural relationship with the community.
Illustration by Sarah Yu ‘22 (@sarahyusarahyu).

This features Duke alumni working in the fine arts and fashion industries, moderated by students in The Standard, FORM Magazine, Nasher MUSE, and Fuqua’s Luxury Brand and Retail Club.


  • Kwesi Blair ’03, Instagram, Global Brand Strategy; Brand Consultant
  • Kristina Brown ’15, CHANEL, Former Lead, Beauty Brand Marketing
  • Laura D. Corey ’08, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Senior Research Associate, Director’s Office and European Paintings
  • Jesse N. Huddleston ’10, Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Former Program Educator, Nasher Teens & Nasher MUSE
  • Lynn Matheny ’91, National Gallery of Art, Interim Head of Interpretation (Exhibition Programs)
  • Christie Mitchell ’10, Whitney Museum of American Art, Former Senior Curatorial Assistant
  • Jenna Poczik ‘17, Artsy, Product Manager
  • Jason Rosenfeld ‘89, Marymount Manhattan College, Distinguished Chair & Professor, Art History; The Brooklyn Rail, Senior Writer & Editor-at-Large
  • Jillian Smith Chisari ’07, MUTHA, Vice President of Global Integrated Marketing & eCommerce
  • Gary Yeh ’17, ArtDrunk, Founder
  • Student Moderators: Stephanie Cutler (FORM Magazine), Ashleigh Smith (Nasher MUSE), Nancy Zhong (Fuqua’s Retail & Luxury Brands Club), and Chiara Settineri (The Standard)

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About DEMAN Live

We know that finding a job/internship in all industries during these unprecedented times is confusing and stressful. We are here to help with DEMAN Live—a new Zoom series featuring conversations with alumni working in creative industries to help students and alumni navigate careers and opportunities during this time.