Nicollette Ramirez (above) will be in the panel following the launch of Intentional Art and is a curator, art dealer, writer, performer, producer and events organizer with over ten years of experience being an arts advocate, promoting artists and their work in various media, including visual arts, performance, music, film and literature. Ms. Ramirez’s projects have often combined artists from diverse backgrounds working in several different media in new and unfamiliar locations. She has also written creatively and journalistically for print and online publications as well as for gallery and museum catalogs.
Daniel Pinchbeck (born 15 June 1966) is an American author living in New York's East Village. He is the author of Breaking Open the Head: A Psychedelic Journey into the Heart of Contemporary Shamanism and 2012: The Return of Quetzalcoatl.
He is a co-founder of Evolver, a lifestyle community platform that publishes Reality Sandwich, an online magazine centered around spirituality, philosophy and activism.
He has written for many publications, including Esquire, The New York Times Magazine, The Village Voice, and Rolling Stone. In 1994 he was chosen by The New York Times Magazine as one of "Thirty Under Thirty" destined to change our culture through his work with Open City. He has been a regular columnist for a number of magazines, including Dazed & Confused. (Wikipedia)