2015-07-30

words from the museum

Behind the Scenes in Conservation: What Happened Here?

In conservation, sometimes we have to form theories about what might have caused the damage to an artwork to better decide how it should be corrected.  What happened here?  This collar interior in a Geoffey Beene silk chiffon dress dates…

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Art Museums can have a reputation for being uptight and stuffy, so when I plan our youth and family programs as the Coordinator of Interpretive Programming, I try and fight this idea as much as possible. I want people to be genuinely…

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Thank you to everyone who participated in our spring coloring contest at the Rosenthal Education Center! We had so many awesome entries, it was difficult to pick our favorites. In the end, we chose four stand-out entries. Each winner took…

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On the first Sunday of every month, CAM hosts Sketching Sunday.  We make sketching kits available at the front desk, which can be checked out for a $5 deposit (your money will be refunded when you return the kit).  Artists…