Through our complicated history, through light and shadow, we have persevered – humanity intact.
Art is the reason.


Category: July 2012 | Gibbes Museum of Art

Behind the ScenesInternsKids at the Gibbes

Same Eyes but a Different View

Working as an intern at the Gibbes has been an incredible experience for me. It has given me a whole new appreciation for art and the people who are behind-the-scenes…


Behind the ScenesInternsPermanent Collection

Make way for Minis: My Summer with the Miniature Portrait Collection

         As this summer’s curatorial and collections intern I could not believe my luck when I found out I would be spending part of the summer getting acquainted with the…


EducationKids at the GibbesPrograms

On the Timelessness of Art and Creativity

My name is Jessica Orcutt, and I am an assistant teacher for the wonderful children’s art camp that the Gibbes hosts each summer. I am a junior at Skidmore College…


Behind the ScenesRenovation Plans

What’s that you say? Acoustic Design at the Gibbes

The Gibbes Museum was built in the grand style of the Gilded Age in America when architects were designing buildings that heralded America’s status onto the world stage. As we…