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Kansas City’s WWI Museum is avoiding layoffs by giving employees thousands of pages from its archives to digitize

A museum in Kansas City, Missouri is avoiding laying off its employees during the coronavirus pandemic by giving some of them a big project to take on. The National WWI Museum and …

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Come to Vote, Stay for the Art

Category: Advocacy

In California, the Institute of Contemporary Art San José will open for voting, with a mural by Amir H. Fallah on display. While many California museums are still shuttered because of …

Eye of the Storm: How Do Museums Prepare for Hurricanes during a Pandemic?

Category: Risk Management
It’s a Thursday afternoon in July and the Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico (MAPR) is almost empty. Director Marta Mabel Pérez is in her office, leading a virtual hub of staff and other …

Greensboro’s Elsewhere Museum launches communal living experiment in response to COVID-19

Category: COVID-19

Elsewhere Museum soon will start Shelter Elsewhere, a fellowship and social housing …

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