A Tale of Tape: Smithsonian Collects 3M Business History for Exhibition

In a perfect world, museum professionals could magically acquire all of the…


Advice for the Next USPS Historian

Greetings! My name is Jenny Lynch, and I'm the historian of the United States…


But it's a Urinal! Naming art objects that might not look like art

Naming artwork can be challenging and many of the questions I get from users of…


A Little Romance

I first heard exhibit designer Craig Kerger use the term “galleries of thought”…


Network of Museums – What is our role?

Whether we exchange art, artifacts or expertise, I’ve always believed…