Skip to content

Posts

At The Worcester Art Museum, New Signs Tell Visitors Which Early American Subjects Benefited From Slavery

At the Worcester Art Museum's early American portrait gallery, I was recently struck by a painting of a man named Russell Sturgis. In the portrait, Sturgis wears a coat with a fur stole and …

These High Schoolers Are Calling For A National Disability History Museum By Making Their Own

From Beyoncé To Bach: Culture Has Democratized And Museums Are Adapting

Upcoming Events

View All Events

Latest Stories from AAM

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 …

Subscribe to Field Notes!

Packed with stories and insights for museum people, Field Notes is delivered to your inbox every Monday. Once you've completed the form below, confirm your subscription in the email sent to you.

If you are a current AAM member, please sign-up using the email address associated with your account.

Are you a museum professional?

Are you a current AAM member?

Success! Now check your email to confirm your subscription, and please add communications@aam-us.org to your safe sender list.