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Bio for Nick Gray, Keynote Speaker

Bio for Nick Gray, Keynote Speaker 2018-03-19T17:53:43-04:00

Nick Gray Speaking Information

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Bio For General Audiences:

Nick Gray is the founder of Museum Hack, a company of actors and educators who give renegade tours at some of the best museums in the world. Gray is a former techie. He doesn’t come from an arts background, and he claims to “hate” most museums. His company Museum Hack has been featured in publications such as The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and Newsweek. Nick was named “The Best” by his mother in 2015, 2016, and 2017 (runner-up).

Bio For Museum Staff, Industry:

Nick Gray is the founder of Museum Hack, a group of renegade museum educators, scientists, musicians, and artists that seek to reimagine the adult museum experience. Gray doesn’t come from an arts or museum background. He started giving unofficial tours at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 2011 for his friends. Since then, Museum Hack has grown to over 60 employees who give tours at museums in New York, San Francisco, Washington, DC, Chicago, and Los Angeles.

Museum Hack has also done professional development, event production, and major consultations with nearly 100 institutions including the National Park Service, California Academy of Sciences, Corning Museum of Glass, and the Florida Museum of Natural History. The company’s innovative engagement approach has been featured in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and Newsweek. Gray has been a featured speaker at TEDx, The DO Lectures, and the Skift Conference, among many others. He still believes that Museums are F***ing Awesome.

Social Media Links

These are Nick’s social media accounts. As of March 2018, he is most active on Instagram.

More Information

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