This Memorial Day weekend #museumsrespondtoferguson took the show on the road for CrossLines, the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center’s AH-MAY-ZING free and open to the public Intersectional Culture Lab. What was that, you wonder? Just watch.
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Tl;dr my weekend > yours 😉
When the Ford Foundation announced significant changes in its grantmaking scope to focus entirely on addressing inequality, the news reverberated throughout the philanthropy world. In this conversation, Ford Foundation President Darren Walker and Museum of Modern Art President Emerita Agnes Gund discuss inequality in museums.
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Normally, On View features brief videos but every so often there’s something of length that is absolutely required viewing. So get comfy, watch Dr. Johnnetta Betsch Cole’s spot-on call to action to the museum field and take notes. You can also read a transcript of Dr. Cole’s address here.
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