Destination: Fez, Morocco
Dates: December 15 - December 23, 2019
Recommended by: Noah Naime
Abbie Hebein is apexart’s Director of Fellowships and Public Programs. She joined apexart in September 2018 and has since coordinated 16 Fellowships. Prior to apexart, Abbie worked at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum as a program assistant for Curatorial and Education Departments. She participated in Community Word Project’s Teaching Artist Training and co-curated Remix Rememory in Jamaica, Queens with No Longer Empty’s Curatorial Lab. In 2014, she received a Fulbright Grant to teach English at a High School in San Martín Texmelucan, Puebla, Mexico where she launched an afterschool art, language and storytelling project with her students which culminated in a final exhibition at a historic train station. She holds a BA in Art History from Lewis and Clark College, Portland, OR and is from Boulder, CO.