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.
Williams is pleased to welcome Pamela Franks as the new director of the Williams College Museum of Art. Franks, who will start in September, comes from the Yale University Art Gallery. “I am thrilled to be joining the Williams College Museum of Art and the strong tradition of excellence in the arts at Williams,” said Franks. “WCMA is clearly a vital resource for the college and a longstanding model for academic museums."
Please submit your favorite exhibition for the 5th Annual GFAA Awards! Select the appropriate award category, and submit descriptions, photos and videos of the exhibition for approved usage in the GFAA program*; – Please see submit button below and enter by Jun 1st, 2018 Art organizations and .....
Autism Family Exploration at the Cincinnati Art Museum is a drop in program where visitors can navigate the museum at their own pace. Specially trained volunteer docents and staff in hands-on learning centers around the museum lead children in sensory activities. Families are welcome to participate or wander the museum at their own pace. The format of this program is meant to be open-ended so families can determine what they are comfortable with during their visit.
April is Autism Awareness Month, so we have a special, two-part edition of Museums and Communities News highlighting how sixteen museums serve people with autism spectrum disorder! We'll be sharing these stories for the rest of this month.