Manon Slome (PhD) is curator and co- Founder of No Longer Empty (NLE), a non-profit organization founded in June 2009 in New York City whose mission is to introduce high caliber art to a wider public by temporarily transforming vacant spaces throughout the city. Comprised of arts advocates, curators and artists, NLE is committed to connecting with communities through art and to exploring and unleashing creative expression.
From 2002 to June 2008 she was the Chief Curator of the Chelsea Art Museum in New York since its inception in 2002. During that time, she has curated and overseen a program of some forty exhibitions, symposia and museum publications as well as monographs and scholarly essays.
Prior to the CAM, Ms. Slome worked as a curator at the Guggenheim Museum (1994-2001) and was a holder of a Helena Rubenstein curatorial fellowship at the Whitney Independent Study program.