Director of Exhibitions, Board Member, Wide Open Walls
For the past 30+ years has managed, guided and mentored the careers of well known visual and musical artists both in the U.S. and abroad. Roger has staged, curated and overseen sold-out art exhibitions in L.A. NYC and London having worked with a number of major contemporary artists including Chris Levine, Logan Hicks, D*Face, Charming Baker, Dan Baldwin, Miss Bugs, Richie Culver and others. Klein was involved in the planning and promotion of a number of major museum exhibitions including working with the Museum Of Modern Art in NYC and The National Portrait Galleries in the United Kingdom. He has given numerous lectures on the changing contemporary art world at both Sotheby’s Institute in NYC and in London as well as being interviewed by the Financial Times, the BBC, SkyNews, GQ Magazine, The Daily Telegraph, The Evening Standard, The Art Newspaper and Forbes amongst others.
In 2017, he served as Exhibitions Director for the inaugural Wide Open Walls mural festival and currently serves as a board member of both Wide Open Walls and The Jersey City Arts Exchange both 501(c)3 charitable organizations.
Roger also acts as a Special Advisor to renowned British artist, Chris Levine and to famed English street artists Miss Bugs.