This summer, Museums and Society will have students interning at the Phillipps Collection in Washington D.C., the Smithsonian's Freer and Sackler Galleries, the Walters Art Museum, the Jewish Museum of Maryland, Christie's and the Gagosian Gallery. Joseph Shaikewitz blogs about M&S opportunities here - stay tuned for reports from the field!
Museums and Society has been awarded a second grant from the Andrew W. Mellon foundation, to support program activities and to fund new collaborations with regional museums, on topics ranging from the books arts and contemporary art to the bioethics of living collections.
Congratulations to Courtney Little, who will be working this summer at Historic Deerfield as one of their Summer Fellows! This highly competitive program invites undergraduates to go behind the scenes of a significant American historic site as well as pursue research in the museum's collections.
Alice Greenwald, Director of the 9/11 Memorial Museum, to speak on April 23rd, 5:45pm, Mergenthaler 111: "Passion on All Sides: The Challenges of Creating the 9/11 Memorial Museum."