Jodie Dinapoli


Jodie Dinapoli founded No Longer Empty’s Department of Education, where she designed programs aimed at human development and growth through arts and culture. In her years at NLE, she also curated exhibitions and led cultural programs and community engagement initiatives. She has been an educator at the Art Students League and El Museo del Barrio in New York, the Valencian Institute of Modern Art (IVAM) in Spain, and has curated exhibitions at the Instituto Cervantes NY and the Art Museum of the Americas in Washington D.C. She earned her M.S. in Leadership in Museum Education from Bank Street College of Education​, ​an M.A in Art History from the University of Valencia, Spain, and a Certificate in Leadership in nonprofit management for after school professionals from Baruch College and the Partnership for After School Education (PASE).​ Dinapoli recently relocated to Spain, where she is bringing her NLE experience to study and program public art and education initiatives as a Ph.D. student at the Faculty of Fine Arts at the Universidad Politécnica de Valencia​ (UPV)​.