Lori Fogarty: History Has Its Eyes on Us

Lori Fogarty asks, "when history has its eyes on us, what does this mean for museums?" Lori is the President of AAMD and the Director of the Oakland Museum of California.

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Next Practices in Partnerships

A compendium of 95 submissions from AAMD’s membership demonstrating the many ways art museums work with different organizations and people to further their missions and benefit their communities

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AAMD Statement on NEA, NEH, and IMLS

Read AAMD's March 15 statement on the proposed federal budget's elimination of the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

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Black Museums RT

AAAM emphatically condemns the hate-driven speech & violence that recently shook Charlottesville, VA. Conquer hate: https://t.co/B2WtqnlFLc


AASLH statement on this weekend's events in Charlottesville, VA. https://t.co/3fJIFOtzNB https://t.co/emv3crGCgT

Matthew McLendon RT

5000 people #TakeBackTheLawn because @UVA #LoveWins Happy to see my @FralinMuseumUVA colleagues marching!… https://t.co/qE1Lyo9KxU

Alliance of Museums RT

"There is absolutely no place in society for the kind of hatred, racism, and violence that were on display this pas… https://t.co/Wl13BybhAa

PérezArtMuseumMiami RT

PAMM gives FREE admission to military personnel, veterans & their families through Blue Star Museums program. More:… https://t.co/cTwunQC7Dg

FralinMuseumUVA RT

We stand with the values of #diversity, #inclusion and mutual #respect shared by @UVA and #Charlottesville.

Art Museum Directors

Letter to @BerkshireEagle from AAMD and @AAMers: Berkshire Museum should pause, explore other options https://t.co/LnsJLzRDxg ?

Art Museum Directors

@SalvadorSalort @DIADetroit @USCIS Congratulations!

Salvador Salort-Pons RT

I am overcome with emotion officially becoming a #newUScitizen with my family, friends & @DIADetroit colleagues. Th… https://t.co/3qyZNjJGWr

Art Museum Directors

13 San Diego art museums have women at the helm - including AAMD members @mcasd & @SDMA https://t.co/0u9fprXYGY https://t.co/XpRi8DOqhH

Association of Art Museum Directors

Read a joint letter to the editor of the Berkshire Eagle from AAMD president Lori Fogarty and American Alliance of Museums director Laura Lott regarding the Berkshire Museum's planned deaccessions.

Association of Art Museum Directors

High Museum of Art, Atlanta and more than a dozen metro Atlanta arts and culture organizations (including AAMD members Spelman College Museum of Fine Art and Michael C. Carlos Museum) are voicing their support for arts funding with the #GAArtsFuture postcard-writing campaign. The goal of the campaign is to demonstrate the arts’ positive impact on the lives of Georgia residents and to underscore the importance of continued funding for the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and Institute of Museum and Library Services. In designing this program, the High sought to create a model that could be replicated at other museums - so even if you're not in Georgia, you'll want to check this out! Read all about it on the High Museum's website.

Association of Art Museum Directors

"It’s my great privilege to be able to communicate through exhibitions, to create programs that give voice to the most innovative and compelling artists from around the world." Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden director Melissa Chiu on the best part of her job, her favorite artist-run space in Washington, and more!