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Forging Deeper Connections

This article originally appeared in the January/February 2020 issue of Museum magazine, a benefit of AAM membership. A look at two museums that are successfully engaging their audiences …

Curators Take Flight: Four curators cast a wide eye on the shifting landscape for curatorial practice

The Museum Inside Out: The Chicago History Museum’s three decades of transformation offers a window into the changing role of curators and community engagement.

Knowing Better, Doing Better: The San Diego Museum of Man takes a holistic approach to decolonization.

A Modest Proposal for Museum Collections: Apply the principle of direct costs for deaccessioning

Speechless: A sensory exhibition charts a new path to accessibility in learning

Making a Museum in the Age of 3D Digital Models

Zoos and Aquariums: Inspiring visitors, inspiring museums

Sharing the Wealth: Museums as Equity Engines

Collection Ranking: Making deaccessions work for you

Lessons in Cross-Cultural Partnerships for Mid-Sized Museums

Read the Winners of This Year’s Excellence in Exhibition Label Writing Competition

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Category: Membership
AAM membership connects you to the resources you need to keep up with best practices in an ever-changing field. From research and reports to toolkits and professional development programs, …

A Historic Textile Mill Inspires Creative Agers at Museum L-A

Category: Ad Summa: Museums and Creative Aging
In 2018, twenty organizations enrolled in a special museum cohort of Aroha Philanthropies’ Seeding Vitality Arts program. With funding from Aroha, and training provided by Lifetime Arts, …

What Kind of Ancestor Will You Be?

Category: Facing Change
As Facing Change Senior Diversity Fellows, I and my associate fellows have been tasked with supporting museums as they address the lack of racial diversity in the governances of their …

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