Samantha Eckert

Exhibition Manager

Email: sam@avagallery.org

Phone: 603-448-3117 X109

Samantha Eckert is a Vermont-based emerging artist and the Exhibition Manager at AVA Gallery and Art Center, Lebanon, NH. She earned her MFA in Visual Art in 2015 from Vermont College of Fine Arts in Montpelier, VT. Additionally, she holds a Certification in Museum Studies from The Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe, NM. She received a grant to attend Anderson Ranch Art Center in Snowmass, CO, attended residencies at the Vermont Studio Center, in Johnson, VT, was a two-time artist in residence at The Studios at MASS MoCA in North Adams, MA, and recently spent six weeks as artist in residence at La Macina di San Cresci in her ancestral homeland, Italy. In her employment, she has held positions in visual art higher education in varied roles as an adjunct, administrative programming, and exhibition coordination.