From the Field

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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AAMD Provenance Research Fellowship Funded by Samuel H. Kress Foundation

April 16, 2015

The Association of Art Museum Directors (AAMD) is pleased to announce that the Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago has been awarded the first Samuel H.

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Art Museum Day 2015

April 14, 2015

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

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Museums: pARTners in Learning 2015

April 1, 2015

An exhibition at the US Department of Education features artwork created by students participating in innovative educational programming at AAMD member museums offered

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Open and Free: On Arts, Democracy, and Inequality

March 2, 2015

Read Ford Foundation President Darren Walker's address from the AAMD Mid-Winter Meeting in Mexico City, January 2015

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Museum Director Highlight: Sharon Corwin

February 20, 2015

The director of the Colby College Museum of Art on drawing inspiration from museum visitors, Maine's creative economy, and more.

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