• IUPUI professor offers list of Top 10 favorite museums after visiting 54 in a year

    Whether you are a motorcycle fan, a Civil War expert or a honeybee enthusiast, museums offer a place to explore ideas and objects that connect us with the rest of the world, said Elizabeth “Elee” Wood, associate professor of museum studies at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. “Museums allow us to look back in time and […]

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    IU experts available to discuss arts issues related to Detroit bankruptcy

    When the city of Detroit filed for bankruptcy this year, the resulting fiscal morass prompted a question that is reverberating through arts circles: What will happen to the Detroit Institute of Arts? While the institute is run by an independent, nonprofit organization, the city owns the property and much of the art. The Detroit Institute […]

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    Funding: Kress Interpretive Fellowships at Art Museums

    L0075 Kress Interpretive Fellowships at Art Museums Limited Submission URL: URL for complete guidelines: IU Internal Deadline: 2/1/2013 Agency Deadline: 4/1/2013 Brief Description: The purpose of the Kress Interpretive Fellowship at Art Museums program is to provide a new kind of mentored professional development opportunity within American art museums.  The program is intended to encourage students to […]

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    Funding: Kress Conservation Fellowships

    L0074 Kress Conservation Fellowships Limited Submission URL: URL for complete guidelines: IU Internal Deadline: 2/1/2013 Foundation Deadline: 3/8/2013 Brief Description: The Kress Conservation Fellowships provide competitive grants to museums and other conservation facilities which sponsor supervised internships in the conservation of specific objects and onsite training. The purpose is to provide a wide […]