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Art Direction Summit: Leading by Learning: An Introvert's Discoveries in Art Leadership

Xiaochang Liu  (Art Director, Monomi Park)

Location: Room 2005, West Hall

Date: Tuesday, March 22

Time: 3:50 pm - 4:50 pm

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Summits Pass - Get your pass now!

Topic: Visual Arts

Format: Session

Viewing Experience: In-Person

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: No

A conversation about the speaker's journey and learnings while approaching leadership positions as an introvert who has never felt like the smartest person in the room but has been driven by a strong desire to support people. Frank thoughts on initial reservations, self-discovery, key realizations and take-aways after 3 years of art leadership geared towards new or aspiring leaders who may be on the quieter side, or experienced leaders looking to expand their insights into a different communication/leadership style.


New or aspiring art leaders who may feel uncertainty about leadership roles will gain a grounded understanding of some of the common challenges and struggles and some insights that may help them make better decisions. Experienced leaders may be able to gain insights to supplement their leadership styles.

Intended Audience

Aspiring art leaders, new art leaders, or experienced art leaders looking for additional insights