Virginia-Lee Webb is an art historian and guest curator for the Menil Collection, Houston. She is a retired Research Curator formerly with the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. She was guest curator for the new installation of the arts of Africa and the Pacifi c at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts.
Frans-Karel Weener is a freelance researcher and consultant in the field of ethnographic art and collection histories based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Alongside his ongoing projects, he is looking into ways to fund his research on Geelvink Bay collections. He hopes to extend this research into a PhD.