Dr. Christina Olsen is Director of Education and Public Programs at the Portland Art Museum in Oregon. Olsen has a PhD from the University of Pennsylvania in Italian Renaissance Art and serves on advisory boards for several local and national organizations including the Creative Advocacy Network, the Right Brain Initiative, and Oregon’s National Art Education Association.

Portland State University’s Art Department offers free public lectures every Monday night of the school year. The PSU MFA Monday Night Lecture Series is supported in part by PICA, Portland Center for Public Humanities, Wealth Underground Farm, Bear Deluxe Magazine, and Northwest Film Center. If you or your organization are interested in becoming a supporter of the lecture series please let us know.