Art Life Practice founder Berry Stein has spent her career increasing access to art and helping diverse populations make space for creative practice.  

She worked as an educator at the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and within public and private schools in Manhattan before taking on a role as Teaching Artist at Inner-City Arts, an arts education nonprofit in downtown Los Angeles. 

Stein earned a Master of Science in Education degree from Bank Street College of Education and a Master of Arts degree from New York University.