Impact of Art Museum Programs on K–12 Students

AAMD and the National Art Education Association have completed a large-scale impact study investigating the benefits of facilitated single-visit art museum programs, guided by inquiry-based pedagogies, for students in Grades 4-6. 

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Art Museums Collaborate Across the Border

El Paso Museum of Art and Museo de Arte de Ciudad Juárez celebrate ten years of cross-border collaboration with Transborder Bienniel 2018 / Bienal Transfronteriza 2018 and La Frontera: Art + People + Place

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American Academy in Rome Fellowships

Samuel H. Kress / AAMD Fellowships at the American Academy in Rome Awarded to Andria Derstine, executive director of the Allen Memorial Art Museum, and Lyndel King, executive director of the Weisman Art Museum. 

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Paul C. Ha RT

Congratulations to @KaywinFeldman on her new adventure! First Female Director at @ngadc! Hopefully, they will chise… https://t.co/hdD6irOCvl

Karol Wight RT

Congratulations @KaywinFeldman on this well-deserved and tremendous opportunity. @artsmia ‘s loss is @ngadc ‘s gain! https://t.co/jaZekNaug1

Art Museum Directors

The National Gallery of Art @ngadc's next director is, for the first, time, a woman: it's @KaywinFeldman of… https://t.co/ODc6MwzSGh

Art Museum Directors

New @TelfairMuseums director is Robin Nicholson, who currently leads @TheFrickPgh https://t.co/OMMXUymLS9 https://t.co/leceEbXaSL

Karol Wight RT

Wishing everyone a joyous end to Hanukkah tonight. Enjoy these works from the collection of @corningmuseum depictin… https://t.co/A5YSVqrFQh

SheldonMuseum of Art RT

LIVE NOW Pop-Up Event! 10 AM (CST) — https://t.co/4DLWo9u82e — poli sci students & faculty join Sheldon staff in re… https://t.co/0CwepAuGzc

Diggs Gallery RT

The Diggs Gallery is looking for a Gallery Program Associate. Click the link to apply. https://t.co/KFQxWWNhZf https://t.co/KFQxWWNhZf

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Senate approves IMLS reauthorization through 2023 by unanimous consent. On to the House! @SenJackReed @SenatorCollins

Senator Jack Reed RT

Great news: US Senate unanimously passed my Museum & Library Services Act. This is a bipartisan rebuke of Trump’s a… https://t.co/gypIBfJG2U

Akron-Summit County Public Library RT

The Akron Art Library, a partnership with @AkronArtMuseum, is a collection of original artworks, paintings, prints,… https://t.co/MjUOeQEAkn

Association of Art Museum Directors

National Gallery of Art has announced their next director. And for the first time, it's a woman! Kaywin Feldman, current director of Minneapolis Institute of Art, starts the job in March. She will be the Gallery's fifth director. Kaywin served as AAMD president from 2010 - 2011. Congratulations!

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The Frick Pittsburgh director Robin Nicholson has been appointed the new director of Telfair Museums in Savannah, GA! His predecessor was Lisa Grove, who moved on to a position at Obama Foundation.

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Repost from @sandiegomuseumofart // Artwork created by youths in a California juvenile detention center, served through a program with @sandiegomuseumofart, are featured in an exhibition with AAMD at the U.S. Department of Education in Washington, DC. Featured here is a Chinese brush painting on hosho paper by a youth incarcerated in a California juvenile detention facility. Museum Educator Rogelio Casas believes that if these teens “have turned off to school and things seem hopeless, creating art is a great stimulus for positive change.” Read more: http://bit.ly/2AMUedm

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The senate has approved IMLS reauthorization through 2023 by unanimous consent! Now, on to the House!

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Great photos and recap of the opening of the Museums: pARTners in Learning Exhibition at the U.S. Department of Education. Click through to learn about student artist Tim Farmer of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art / Bentonville High School as well as works created by students in a juvenile detention center though a program with San Diego Museum of Art.