Please check back often for news regarding events coordinated by the Exhibitions Special Interest Group or of interest to exhibition organizing art librarians.
- Tuesday, February 7, 2017 (5:00-6:00pm) – Exhibits SIG Annual Meeting: Join colleagues for the second annual meeting of the SIG.
The ARLIS/NA Exhibitions Special Interest Group met for the first time at Natural Connections, the third joint conference of ARLIS/NA and the Visual Resources Association (VRA), in Seattle, WA. About a dozen art librarians and affiliated professionals joined to introduce themselves, share exhibit organizing experiences, and suggest topics for the group to address. Suggested topics included:
- Exhibiting Student Work at Academic Libraries
- Museum Workflows
- Archival guidelines for exhibits
- Loan policies
- In-House Preservation
- Outreach and Exhibit Promotion
- Web Exhibits
- Traveling Exhibits
- Employing Interactive Elements
- Exhibit Types
- Feedback and Assessment