From the Field

Antiquities Provenance Workshop

AAMD and the AIA are co-sponsoring a research workshop for museum professionals at the National Geographic Society in Washington, DC April 24-25.

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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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High Museum of Art's David C. Driskell Prize Awarded to Andrea Barnwell Brownlee

April 24, 2013

The High Museum of Art has awarded the 2013 David C. Driskell prize to Dr. Andrea Barnwell Brownlee, Director of the Spelman College Museum of Art.

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Art Museum Day is May 18

April 9, 2013

Art Museum Day will take place on Saturday, May 18. Many AAMD members will provide free admission and/or special programs.

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One-Day Residency at the Worcester Art Museum

March 26, 2013

The Worcester Art Museum invites artists of all ages and skill sets to be an artist-in-residence for a day.

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Museums in the 21st Century: New Realities

March 17, 2013

Four distinguished panelists join moderator Maxwell Anderson, the Eugene McDermott Director of the Dallas Museum of Art, to discuss issues related to collaboration bet

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Minneapolis Institute of Arts Free Family Day

March 10, 2013

On March 10, families visited the Minneapolis Institute of Arts to see the collection and create art of their own.

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Johnnetta Cole Receives Diversity Leadership Award

March 5, 2013

On March 5, the American Council on Education honored National Museum of African Art Director and AAMD Trustee Johnnetta Betsch Col

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