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In my last article for AAM on welcoming the next generation of board leadership, I encouraged young people who were interested in board service to develop their leadership skills and create …

Toxic Philanthropy

Welcoming the Next Generation of Board Leadership

Killer Mike, the High Museum’s Newest Board Member, on How He Wants to Make Art More Accessible to the Working Class

With Big Gift and Tighter Oversight, the Met Gains Solid Ground

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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 …

Programming Through the Lens of Empathy

Category: Education & Interpretation
At the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC, two new public programs and one new high school tour are built on the premises that empathy is worth cultivating and listening to the …

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