Category: Gallery

Experts speak. Colleagues discuss. Students engage . . . and have fun. The Video and Photo Galleries offer a window into some of the many memorable events and activities organized by the Museum Studies Program. Topical colloquia, lectures in our Issues in Museum Studies series, and the annual Whitesell Lectures feature prominent scholars and practitioners who examine a wide range of current issues facing the museum world. Our video offerings convey the range of ideas and interests explored within the Museum Studies Program. The slide shows take you inside the world of our students, visually documenting their work and the social life of the program.

Endangered Heritage symposium

(note, video image begins about 2 minutes into recording) War, climate change, globalization, and economic development pose significant threats to the world’s natural and cultural heritage. Societies around the world share many of the same concerns, even as specific regions, countries, and communities face...

MSP16 at Intuit Museum

MSP16 trip to Chicago

In October 2016 the group traveled to Chicago for a few days to visit some museums.  Here are some highlights.

Tactics for the Anthropocene: Not an Alternative

Not An Alternative is a NY-based collective that works at the intersection of art, activism, and critical theory. The group has a mission to affect popular understandings of histories, symbols, and institutions through the occupation and redeployment of popular vernacular, semiotics and memes. Not...