All posts by Tessa Hite

Tessa Hite

Tessa Hite is the Project Coordinator for Raw/Cooked, a series of five consecutive exhibitions, featuring under-the-radar Brooklyn Artists. Tessa joined the Contemporary Department in June, before which she was the Curatorial Assistant in the Exhibitions Division since 2008. She received a BA from the University of Pennsylvania.

Raw/Cooked: Lan Tuazon

What drew you to the Egyptian Galleries?

One morning in late September, I went to Lan Tuazon’s studio in Bushwick with Pierce Jackson, who is making the videos for Raw/Cooked. Lan was…

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Kristof with "Self Portrait." Photo by Alice Proujansky. All rights reserved.

What’s the deal with the pumpkins?

If you have walked through Raw/Cooked: Kristof Wickman then you have probably noticed the abundance of cast pumpkins. As the Coordinator for Raw/Cooked, I had the…

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Get a Key, Unlock Doors

Last time you were at the Brooklyn Museum, you probably didn’t notice the hidden door next the portrait of George Washington in the Luce Center…

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