Project Description

Corrie Siegel is the Executive Director of the Museum of Neon Art, (MONA). To this new position she brings twenty years of experience working to empower and engage communities through the arts. Her work as a museum professional is rooted in collaboration, creativity, and pedagogy. Siegel’s experience as gallery director, exhibit curator, museum educator, museum administrator, and artist provides her with a solid foundation for the role as Executive Director at MONA. As a Co-Founder and Director for Actual Size Los Angeles, Siegel has championed contemporary art and audience engagement for over a decade. In addition, she has worked in museum education and administration at LACMA, The LA Philharmonic, The Armory Center for The Arts, The Norton Simon Museum, The Fowler Museum, and The Corita Art Center. Corrie embodies values that MONA represents – creativity, curiosity, community, and preservation. In her role as Executive Director, Siegel will work to deepen community connections to MONA, support new artistic production and experimentation, and safe-guard historic signage and art through new educational, artistic, and funding initiatives.