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The two canisters were then placed inside a blue stoneware bowl made by a Virginia artist and selected by the curator of a local museum as Thursday's vessel for democracy.
Last year's winner was Caroline Wadzeck, former educator, author, and co-curator of Dayton's Old School Museum.
The curators sit on the governing board for the four-campus UM System including schools in Rolla, Columbia, Kansas City and St. Louis.
The museum’s curator of music and performing arts, Dwandalyn Reece, calls the anthology a truly collaborative effort.
In each installation the curators juxtapose dark histories of discrimination and dispossession with hopeful stories of resistance and creativity.
Check out a taste of what’s to come at the project’s groundbreaking, with food samples from Steve Palmer of Sukoshi and Donetto and the chef-curator of the hall, as well as cocktails from Sunshine Alchemy and mixologists from Establishment.
The curators have placed these objects within the context of the era's social and political movements, making this an enlightening walk through 100 years of history.
Daniel Sheehy is curator and director emeritus of Smithsonian Folkways Recordings.
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In a good-sized art museum, each curator is generally responsible for a single department or collection: European painting, Asian sculpture, Native American art, and so on. Curatorial duties include acquiring new artworks, caring for and repairing objects already owned, discovering frauds and counterfeits, lending artworks to other museums, and mounting exhibitions of everything from Greek sculpture to 20th-century clothing.
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