Todd Siler

Artist & Author

Todd Siler, visual artist, author, educator, and consultant, is the founder and creative director of Psi-Phi Communications, LLC, and The ArtScience® Program (aka, Think Like a Genius® Program).  He received a Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Studies in Psychology and Art from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1986. Siler’s published works include Breaking the Mind Barrier (Simon & Schuster, 1990), Think Like A Genius (Bantam Books, 1996), and many articles in international art and science journals. He is a member of the board of directors for the Foundation for Human Potential in Chicago. He has presented and consulted extensively on cultivating creativity and accelerating innovation in Fortune 500 Companies and technology startups, using arts-based tools and methods he calls “Metaphorming.” Siler has been exhibiting his artworks internationally in major museums and galleries for the past three decades, and is represented by the Ronald Feldman Fine Arts in New York City. His artworks are in numerous public collections, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art (Twentieth-century Collection), the Museum of Modern Art, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, the Pushkin Fine Arts Museum in Moscow, and the Belsar Verlag Print Archives in Stuttgart and Zurich. Siler was awarded the 2011 Leonardo DaVinci World Award of Arts by the World Cultural Council  (

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