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Helen A. Harrison

Helen A. Harrison

Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center

Helen A. Harrison is the director of the Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center and an authority on 20th century American art.

She is the author of Hamptons Bohemia and Such Desperate Joy: Imagining Jackson Pollack. In 1990, after serving as curator of the Parrish Art Museum, director of the Public Art Preservation Committee in Manhattan, and curator of Guild Hall Museum in East Hampton, she became the director of the Pollock-Krasner House, a National Historic Landmark museum and research collection in East Hampton.

She has lectured widely at Stony Brook University, the School of Visual Arts, and other universities. For five years her visual art commentaries, “Art Waves,” were heard on NPR affiliate WLIU 88.3 FM.


Helen A. Harrison will be speaking at the Museum Fundraising Summit on 18 July 2023:

Fundraising with Non-Fungible Tokens

Iconic Moments is pioneering new ways to fundraise through NFTs, partnering with institutions like the Universal Hip Hop Museum and the White House Historical Association.

With NFTs revealing a new kind of art enthusiast, institutions unlock potential for community building and diversified finances. Iconic Moments collaborates with digital artists, creating unique NFTs inspired by traditional art, benefiting all parties.

Join Chris Cummings in a dynamic talk on NFT-based fundraising Helen Harrison, Director, Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center.

Helen A. Harrison