Mead Art Museum

The Mead Art Museum houses the art collection of Amherst College, spanning 5,000 years and encompassing the creative achievements of many world cultures.

Curating a Summer

Photo of 8 people, 5 students on left and 3 staff on right, smiling and standing with their arms around each other, Johnson Chapel and trees in the background
L to R: Claire Cho ’20, Jane Bragdon ’20, Crystal Ganatra ’19, Shreeansh Agrawal ’20 and Nekhoe Hogan ’19 with Mead staff members Danielle Amodeo ’13, Eileen Smith and Keely Sarr

Two community events. New informational pamphlets. An amped up social media presence. Archival and curatorial endeavors. Combined, such tasks could easily have kept the Mead Art Museum’s five student interns busy all summer long. But this ambitious group set out to do more.

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