Amelia Sargent is the Program Manager for Fellowships and Public Programming at the Berggruen Institute. She assists with the management and development of the Berggruen Institute’s fellowship program and coordinates with the Institute’s China Center at Peking University.
Proficient in Mandarin, French, and Spanish, Amelia has worked on a variety of international cultural and educational public programming with an emphasis on the visual arts and film. In her prior role at UCLA, she helped produce large-scale exhibitions and film screening events with the Academy of Motion Pictures, AFI FEST, the Getty, the Hammer Museum, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Dunhuang Academy, and other institutions in the U.S. and abroad.
Amelia received her B.A. from Yale University. She studied gender dynamics in Chinese contemporary art at the China Academy of Art in Hangzhou through a Fulbright fellowship.