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Queens Museum Hosts Food Pantry to Help NYC Borough at Epicenter of COVID-19 Crisis

Every Wednesday since June 17, the Queens Museum has hosted a food pantry designed to serve 1,000 families weekly, distributing a week's worth of fresh and nonperishable food items. …

Why Museums Can’t Always Fall Back on Endowments

Maintenance Workers at Metropolitan Museum Receive 63% Pay Increase

The Metropolitan Museum Shrouded a Mark Chagall Painting to Draw Attention to World Refugee Day

A Museum Hires a Full-time Therapist

The Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago Lowers Ticket Prices for Those Impacted by Gender Pay Gap

Museum Creates Program for Families Suffering from the Opioid Crisis

Backpack-Sized Archiving Kit Empowers Community Historians to Record Local Narratives

A Museum Offers the Chance to Wander Its Galleries All Alone

As Museum Attendance Declines, One Institute Argues Audience Engagement Is on the Rise

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Navigating a Job Search in the COVID-19 Market

Category: Career Management
The museum field, and cultural institutions in general, have undoubtedly been hit hard by COVID-19. As a result, many museum professionals are finding themselves job searching and …

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 …

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