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A Museum’s Transformation: Cleveland Museum of Art Goes Deep for Inclusion

Category: Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion
August 29, 2018; Next City Issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion are not new to the art museum world. NPQ has reported extensively on the underrepresentation of people of color and the …

Museums With a Single Focus: How to Attract The Non-Enthusiast

Category: Visitor Experience
When I arrived at the Finger Lakes Boating Museum to discover dozens and dozens of recreational wooden boats so lovingly displayed, I could tell there was a lot of passion for this …

Mission Accomplished?: As Mainstream Art Museums Rush to Diversify, What is the Role of Culturally Specific Museums Working for a Cause?

Category: Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion
In July, El Museo del Barrio, a museum in upper Manhattan devoted to exhibiting and collecting Latinx and Latin American art, issued a statement in response to the family separation crisis …