Donnamarie Baptiste is an arts and culture professional with a strong background in project management and contemporary art. Her 17+ years of experience include art fair operations, community engagement, exhibition and large-scale event production, marketing, sponsorship, fundraising, and programming. She has held positions with and worked for major organizations and brands including Art Basel in Miami Beach, The Armory Show, Photo Miami, Creative Time, Lexus, Magic Leap, and Remy Cointreau. Baptiste is currently working between arts organizations, brands, artists, designers, tech companies, and city officials to deliver high profile creative projects, and a Senior Associate with AEA Consulting.
Creative Industry is a multi-faceted arts & culture management and consulting studio in Miami, FL. Specializing in exhibition and event production, art consulting, curatorial, programming and marketing, CIC works with clients to bridge the gaps between art, design social impact and technology to create innovative and forward-looking brand identities.
How we work
CIC has exceptional network of creative professionals knowledgeable in navigating the worlds of contemporary art, design, production, entertainment and operations that work together to create local, regional and international exhibitions and events of any size. Baptiste has years of experience working in contemporary art and high profile events. She also works with budding collectors on investment practices in contemporary art and the importance of building an important and viable collection, with a focus on the African Diaspora and artists of color.
Baptiste / CIC PR
Press around the artists, exhibitions, events and projects include: ArtNews • Art Review • Artslant • Forbes • Miami New Times • Cultured • Galerie • Bloomberg • Miami Herald • OkayPlayer • Artsy • OkayAfrica • The New York Times • Whitewall • The Straits Times • LA Weekly
Who we've worked with:
Some companies and organizations Baptiste/CIC has worked with includes: