Tips from the Top

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Thelma Golden in her office at the Studio Museum in Harlem

“You cannot be a contemporary art curator if you just spend your time looking at objects. You have got to engage deeply with artists, and sometimes you have to see yourself as an active co-conspirator with the artists you work with.”

The quote above is from Thelma Golden, Director and Chief Curator of The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City.  It’s one of a series of tips offered by US Museum Directors in The Art Newspaper earlier this year. (Read the whole bunch here).

Tips from the Top