Category Archives: Staff Voices

Museum Celebrates 20 Years with Larry Wheeler

The NCMA is celebrating Larry Wheeler’s 20th anniversary as director. This is an excerpt from the letter he sent to Museum staff today: Good morning. Twenty years ago today, October 1, I entered the Museum as director. As our program has grown to meet expanding public expectations, so has the scale of the NCMA. The [...]

Best College Night Ever!

Michelle fills us in on the student planned evening of art, live performances, and a celebration of college programs.

The Dentist’s Art

Michelle presents new takes on a memorable old master

Lincoln and the War of Ideas

Nathan finds links to Lincoln in the American galleries

Glory: Behind the Story

Nathan connects summer movies to the permanent collection

Under the Iceberg: Planning a Student Exhibition

Michelle describes the work behind the work in an exhibition.

Art in a New Light

Caroline sheds some light on Word Up

Art Speaks: Remembering Hurricane Katrina

Robert reflects on a storm and finds reassurance in art

Aerial Views from 13,500 Feet

Emily sees art from above. Way above.

The Africa Connection: Ashley Bryan and El Anatsui

Jen explores exhibition synergies in East Building