Monique McField, Program & Community Outreach Manager

Monique Mcfield, Program & Community Outreach ManagerMonique grew up in California and Nevada, but her family immigrated to Brownsville half a century ago and continues to work and reside in Brownsville and Bed-Stuy. As an artist and first-generation American, Monique understands the difficulties artists from marginalized groups face when considering careers in the arts. An Art and Psychology graduate, Monique has always incorporated art in her various practices. She has done mental health work in underserved communities of Nevada and Sri Lanka, and more recently served as a teaching artist for ArtistYear AmeriCorps in Queens, followed by work at the DreamYard Project in the Bronx. She will continue her education at Baruch this fall in pursuit of her Master’s in Arts Administration. monique@art-bridge.org