John Lustig

Job Title: 

Gallery Manager

Areas of Expertise/Research: 

Collections
Decorative Art
Design
Exhibits
Education
Fine Art
History
Membership
Museum Administration
Museum Society
Public Programs
Publications
Publicity and Marketing

Location: 

  • Lockport Gallery, Lockport

Mail Address: 

201 West 10th Street, Lockport, IL 60441
(815) 838-7400

Biography: 

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.