BFA/MBA hybrid, serial entrepreneur, son-of-a-drifter, Lucas Spivey has driven 25,000 miles across 42 states in the Mobile Incubator, meeting with thousands of artists, performers, writers, designers, and other cultural entrepreneurs. Born in MN, raised in rural WI, AK, SC and GA, and living between WA and MA, he has moved almost every year of his life.
Lucas is the Founder of Mobile Incubator; Founder of the podcast, exhibition and documentary series Culture Hustlers; and Founder of the experimental gallery, residency and library known as 17 Cox. Lucas received his BFA in Interdisciplinary Art and Art History, and his MBA in Finance. Since 2009 he's been consultant and personal mentor for hundreds of artists. Lucas has developed programs for MIT, Harvard, Ringling College, Boston Center for the Arts, University of Washington, the Arts & Business Council, and other institutions.