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Museum News

Letter from the Director: Spring 2014

Hood Quarterly, spring 2014
Michael Taylor, Director

Dartmouth Installs a Gift: Sculpture by Clement Meadmore

Dartmouth Now, January 16, 2014
Emma Steele ’14

A massive work by the Australian-born sculptor Clement Meadmore is the 16th addition to Dartmouth’s collection of public art. It joins pieces by other internationally recognized artists, including Mark di Suvero, Allan C. Houser, Ellsworth Kelly, Beverly Pepper, George Rickey, Richard Serra, and Joel Shapiro.

Membership Matters: Lathrop Fellows

Hood Quarterly, winter 2014

This fall, the Lathrop Fellows, a special patron group of the Hood Museum of Art, went to London for their annual trip (which is a benefit available to all members of the museum at the Lathrop Fellows level or above). Led by Hood Director Michael Taylor, this four-day excursion included visits (some behind the scenes) to some of London’s finest museums, opportunities to meet and learn from the directors and curators of those collections, and a visit to a private collection.

Letter from the Director: Winter 2014

Hood Quarterly, winter 2014
Michael Taylor, Director

Hood Museum of Art to Receive Federal Grant for the Digitization of the Museum’s Collection of Native American Art

Hood Quarterly, winter 2014

The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) recently announced nearly $30,000,000 in grants to museums across the nation. The Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, is receiving one of the 244 awards through the agency’s grant programs. It has been awarded $149,445 through the Museums for America initiative to digitize the museum’s collection of Native American art.

Spotlight on Teaching with the Collections

Museum News: More Recognition for our Publications

The Dak’Art Biennial and Contemporary African Art since the 1990s

Hood Quarterly, autumn 2013
Ugochukwu-Smooth Nzewi, Curator of African Art

Ugochukwu-Smooth Nzewi Appointed Curator of African Art

Letter from the Director: Autumn 2013

Hood Quarterly, autumn 2013
Michael Taylor, Director


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