Museum Studies Program Blog

MSP reception for potential applicants

Are you interested in museums, collections, and heritage sites?  Are you considering pursuing the graduate certificate in museum studies?  Join us for a reception to learn more about the program.  Faculty and current students can chat with you about anything you might be wondering...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to… Erica Lehrer (MSP04) Associate Professor in History and Sociology/Anthropology Departments at Concordia University, Montreal who recently co-curated an exhibit, “Terribly Close: Polish Vernacular Artists Face the Holocaust,” which is on display at the Ethnographic Museum in Krakow, Poland.

Student kudos!

Kudos to…  Emily Kutil (MSP12), adjunct professor at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Architecture and a freelance designer, has just created an exhibition about Detroit’s Black Bottom neighborhood that is currently on display at the Detroit Public Library.  “Black Bottom Street View”...

Jan 23: Penny Stamps Distinguished Speaker Series: Consolation, JuYeon Kim

Born in Seoul, South Korea, JuYeon Kim works and lives in New York. She has shown in both solo and group exhibitions nationally and internationally including New York, Washington, DC, Shanghai, and Seoul. Additionally, Kim has been awarded several residencies such as MacDowell Colony, Kohler Arts...

Museums at Noon winter schedule

Please join us for informal get-togethers for discussion of a wide range of museum-related issues.  All presentations take place from noon to 1:00 pm at the UM Museum of Art in the Multi-Purpose Room (125).  All are welcome, and attendees may bring their lunch....