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Professional Development Opportunities: Southeastern Museums Conference 2015

Rebecca Sailor, Gibbes Curator of Education, and Zinnia Willits, Director of Collections Administration at the Museum, attended the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Museums Conference (SEMC) in Jacksonville, Florida…

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Interning at a Closed Museum

When I tell people that I am an intern at the Gibbes Museum of Art, I am often met with a confused look and the question: “How can you intern…

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Unlock the Artist Block

One of the quickest ways to get through life’s challenges is to approach them rather than find detours or shortcuts around them. Eventually, the challenge you’ve avoided will have no…

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Behind the ScenesEventsExhibitions

Many Moving Parts – A Gallerist's Perspective

[While the Gibbes Museum is closed, we find ourselves aching to interact with real-live art. The pictures online are nice to glance at, but it can’t replace the experience of…

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Renovation Plans

Interview with Renovation Project Managers Nick Cameron and Lauren Amos

This post was originally published on our renovation blog. All new renovation-related posts will be included on the Gibbes Museum blog. How did you become involved with this project? Nick…

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Renovation Plans

Q&A with Evans & Schmidt architect Joe Schmidt

This post was originally published on our renovation blog in April 2015. All new renovation-related posts will be included on the Gibbes Museum blog. Joe Schmidt and colleague Rick Fisher…

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Renovation Plans

Lighting the Gibbes Museum: Q&A with Anita Jorgensen

This post was originally published on our renovation blog in June 2015. All new renovation-related posts will be included on the Gibbes Museum blog. Anita Jorgensen, IESNA, IALD, LEED, LC…

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Renovation Plans

Original Cornerstone of the Gibbes Revealed

This post was originally published on our renovation blog in January 2015. All new renovation-related posts will be included on the Gibbes Museum blog. The momentous Masonic ceremony, performed before…

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Artist SpotlightEvents

The Secret Language of Cloth, an Interview with Susan Hull Walker

Susan Hull Walker, who founded ibu in 2013, studied World Religions at Harvard Divinity School and served for eighteen years as a minister in Maine, San Francisco, and Charleston, SC. When she…

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Artist SpotlightAwards

1858 Prize Finalist Deborah Luster

Deborah Luster, a finalist for the 1858 Prize for Contemporary Southern Art, from New Orleans, Louisiana, investigates the violence of her home city through photographs. Her mother was a homicide…

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