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Days in the Lives of Curators

Ever wonder what museum curators do all day? When I started getting interested in what on Earth I could do with an Art History degree (there’s quite a few things, it  turns out) I started researching what it is curators actually do. 184 more words

Pre-Departure

Social Media and Museums

Social media plays in increasingly important role in museums, libraries and cultural institutions. Through social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, and Flickr, these various institutions can increase their potential audience and engage in conversation with the visitors and consumers of their work. 288 more words

Readings Blog Post

Social Media as the Ideal Curatorial Tool

As I become more involved and engaged in the museum field, I am increasingly amazed at the vast size of institutions’ collections. At many of the moderate or larger museums, the number of objects displayed in public exhibitions is only a small percentage of the total objects in an organization’s collection.   315 more words

Rhythm and Art

Recently I was at the Seattle Art Museum with my students. I forgot how walking from room to room experiencing installations of art had it’s own rhythm. 153 more words

Thoughts

In April Learn More about Health and Wellness in History

During curators talks in April learn more about the dangers of severe weather, injuries to animals, the affect of the prehistoric diet on teeth and war gardens. 236 more words

Collections

Creators Vs Curators - who is a better entrepreneur?

What do you think is the answer – Creators or Curators? And more importantly, who are you?

During my research, training and consulting engagements I constantly deal with entrepreneurs. 482 more words

Entrepreneurship