Julia Rose Kirchmer is a curator and non-profit arts programmer currently based in Dover, New Hampshire. Originally from New York City, she spent eight years in the Boston arts scene before relocating to the Seacoast in 2017.
Currently the Gallery 6 Curator at The Children's Museum of New Hampshire, Julia programs four exhibitions and related events annually. The mission of the gallery enhances the Museum's vision: to inspire all to become the next generation of innovators and creative thinkers. Julia is also an independent curator whose interests include cultural heritage studies, climate change, urban sociology, and value theory. She is invested in empowering youth, emerging artists, and marginalized individuals through the visual arts.
Julia holds a Bachelor's degree in Fine Art and Art History, with a minor in Art Management from The Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University. She graduated Salutatorian with awards in 2013. In June of 2018, she completed a professional development program in Curatorial Studies at Otis College of Art and Design, in Los Angeles, CA.