Alanna Heiss is the Director of ARTonAIR, founded the Clocktower Gallery in 1972, and was Founder and Director of P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center from 1976-2008.
Alec Hanley Bemis (Teenage Kicks) conceives, manages and produces creative projects that make a global and local impact. He co-founded and manages Brassland, an adventurous record label that documents the work of a growing community of musicians.
Host Althea Viafora-Kress is an art advisor and private dealer who has specialized in both finding and working with emerging artists and advising young collectors.
Andrew Bonacina is a curator and writer living in London, and is the Co-Director/Producer of The Island with Victoria Brooks.
Arezoo Moseni is an artist, librarian, and producer. Born in Iran, she obtained a BFA at Utah State University, a MA and MFA at the University of New Mexico, and an MLS at Pratt Institute. She has worked at the Mid-Manhattan Library since 1999.
Banginclude is a Brooklyn, NY based electronic musician, visual artist and all around party animal. He is an educator and de-educator as well as a founder of the sound design firm, Trackteam Audio.
Beatrice Johnson is the Managing Director and Associate Curator of the Clocktower Gallery and ARTonAIR.org. She oversees visual arts programs, Operations, Staff & Human Resources, Press, Development, Public Relations, and Special Events.
Rebecca Lieb is an artist and poet who lives and works in New York. She has shown at Robert Goff Gallery and in the exhibition 14 & 15 in Phillip Johnson's Lipstick Building. Lieb regularly performs for the Bowery Poetry Club.
Béco Dranoff is a São Paulo born and New York based A&R, film producer, music supervisor and compiler. With Sonoridade, Béco brings the best of classic and modern Brazilian music to the AIR waves.
Blood Pillow is an audio project between Andrew Leland and Ross Simonini using a slew of techniques - collage, improvisation, appropriation, conversation - BP interprets common audio forms like talk shows, remixes, profiles, and radio plays.
Branko Franceschi was trained as an Art Historian at the University of Zagreb and for more than 20 years has initiated and curated numerous exhibitions of contemporary art for exhibition venues in Croatia and beyond.
Brett Littman is Director of The Drawing Center in New York, the former Deputy Director of P.S.1 from 2002-2007, and a lecturer, critic, and curator both in New York and internationally.
Brian Belott is a New York artist working in a variety of media, including performance, painting, collage, and sound. In 2007 he published his first book, "Wipe That Clock Off Your Face." He received his BFA from the School of Visual Arts in 1995.
Bruce Pearson is an artist whose paintings and drawings often contain text that has been transformed to the point of near indecipherability. He explores a pivotal point where form is pushed to abstraction but can still be recognized.
Caresse Lansberg is a Venezuelan art journalist, writer and editor. She hosts the radio program, Arte con ESTILO, at one of Venezuela's prominent stations. Her show features interviews with artists, writers, curators, musicians and many other guests.
Charles Bernstein is an American poet, theorist, editor, and literary scholar. His program, Close Listening, is produced in cooperation with PennSound, and engages poets and artists in conversations, readings and more.
Host Charles Ruas is the author of Conversations with American Writers, a Fulbright scholar, and a distinguished French translator. He is also a frequent contributor to ARTNews and Art in America. He hosts a historic archive and writer's show here.
Charlie Ahearn invites hip-hop, DJ and dance world figures up to the Clocktower studios to talk history and music. Ahearn, a foundational figure in the hip-hop and DJ scenes, is the director of Wild Style and co-author of Yes Yes Y'All.
Claudia Löffelholz is an art critic, independent curator and journalist. She was born in Germany and lives and works both in Germany and Italy, currently as a member of LaRete Art Projects.
Author, historian, collector, DJ, and expert on arts organization production and management.
Daniel Durning is a New York artist whose practice lies mainly in the digital media. Durning organized the Red Hook Film and Video Festival and currently teaches as an assistant professor at Pratt, Long Island University, NY Tech, and CUNY.
Daniela Salvioni is an artist and critic currently residing in Rome. She has a wealth of experience in the art world, from founding and running an art fair to curating exhibitions to hosting pointed interviews with prominent artists such as Jeff Koo
Host artist/writer and occasional musician David Humphrey invites different artist guests to select material for each show with the faith that their playlists will reflect the vitality of their practice.
Author, curator, and collector David Platzer produced his Recorded Matter show for P.S.1's Internet radio station for several years. He was director of Printed Matter from 1998-04. His fascinating online venture is called Specific Object.
Board of Directors
Lawton W. Fitt
Maria Rosa Sandretto
Performance & Installation Curator
Interns & Volunteers
After 40 years in this historic Manhattan tower, the Clocktower Gallery and its radio station are about to be renewed, re-imagined, re-constituted, and relocated with projects in every borough, hamlet, and port across the city.