Marisa Sage is a curator with a passion for emerging contemporary art and artists. Over her fifteen year career Sage has planned and executed over 100 international exhibitions, which included more than 200 individual artists globally. For the past year Sage has served as the Director of the Rema Hort Mann Foundation, before that, she served as University Art Gallery Director at New Mexico State University (NMSU). At NMSU Sage curated “Off the Wall”, a two-parted exhibition tracing the history of Sol LeWitt’s relationship with NMSU, as well as showing the extent of his influence on a new generation of artists who use the surface of the wall as their canvas. Sage is a New York native, who received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in photography from Syracuse University and Masters of Digital Art at Maryland Institute College of Art. She established Like the Spice Gallery, a contemporary art gallery in Williamsburg, Brooklyn which held over 65 exhibitions between 2006 and 2012.