As Marketing & Development Manager of the Video Data Bank, Lindsay Bosch currently leads the grant programs, communications, and acquisitions of the nation’s largest non-profit distributor of media art. She previously served as Video Data Bank’s Distribution Manager from 2008-2012 and has contributed to Chicago’s arts institutions for over a decade, including work with the Reeltime Film Forum, the Mary & Leigh Block Museum of Art, the Museum of Contemporary Art and the Art Institute of Chicago. From 2012-2013 she served as Program Officer for the American Library Association, consulting with libraries nationwide on issues related to advancing learning in higher education.
Lindsay holds a BA in Communications from Northwestern University and a MA in Art History & Theory from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She has programed, presented and curated artists moving image for the College Art Association, the Citizen Jane Film Festival, the International Film Festival Rotterdam, and the A+D Gallery of Columbia College among many other platforms. Lindsay currently sits on the Educational Advisory Committee for the Chicago Film Festival, the Chicago Public Library Junior Board, the Arts & Culture Committee of the Chicago Community Trust Young Leaders Fund and the Governing Board of the National Alliance for Media Arts and Culture. She is the co-author of the visual culture textbook Icons of Beauty (ABC-CLIO, 2010), a regular reviewer for Booklist Magazine and a 2015 graduate of the National Arts Strategies Executive Program at the University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy & Practice.