Areas of Expertise/Research:
Publicity and Marketing
- Lockport Gallery, Lockport
201 West 10th Street, Lockport, IL 60441
John Lustig, a native of Chicago Heights, Illinois has been with the Illinois State Museum since November of 2011. He has served as the Public Art Manager for the City of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and Director of University Visual Collections and Curator of the Permanent Art Collection for Indiana State University-Terre Haute. He is also a founding member/resident artist and exhibition curator for the Chicago Southland Arts Incubator/Union Street Gallery in his hometown Chicago Heights, Illinois. A BA graduate of Columbia College Chicago and an MFA of Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, Lustig has maintained a presence in the art world his entire professional career as a gallerist, curator, administrator, and advocate in the arenas of non-profit, university, museum, municipal and state government.