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Michelle Lee

Teaching Artist

Michelle Lee grew up in Georgia before completing her BFA in Painting, Drawing, and Printmaking at Carnegie Mellon University in 2009. After several years of teaching art in non-profit settings and exploring the commercial side of art, she went on to Teachers College at Columbia University to receive her Masters in Art Education. Currently she is her fifth year as a visual arts teacher at a New York City public school. She believes in art for all and is always looking for new ways to make art more accessible to her students and families alike in her school community.