From the Field

Art museums as "human-centered problem solvers"

Plains Art Museum Director Andy Maus explores why museums are perfectly poised to address entrenched problems in society to create more inclusive, creative, and vibrant communities.

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Puerto Rico’s Museums Bounce Back to Serve their Communities

Following the devastation of Hurricane Maria, two Puerto Rico art museums quickly re-grouped to serve the public, and the island’s cultural heritage.

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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

May 18, 2017

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 an

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Art Museum Day 2017

April 11, 2017

For the eighth year, AAMD is uniting its membership to celebrate Art Museum Day on/around Thursday, May 18.

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Gender Gap Report 2017

March 22, 2017

An updated study of the gender gap in art museum directorships by AAMD and the National Center for Arts Research.

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AAMD Statement on NEA, NEH, and IMLS

March 16, 2017

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

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San Antonio Museum of Art: Art in Any Language

February 16, 2017

The San Antonio Museum of Art offers Art in Any Language welcome tours for refugees, immigrants, and anyone new to the U.S.

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Art Museums By the Numbers 2016

January 9, 2017

Art Museums By the Numbers is based on aggregated data drawn from AAMD’s member survey and tracks changes over time.

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