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Gary Garrido Schneider Executive Director Grounds For Sculpture

Gary Garrido Schneider is an artist and educator. He is current Executive Director at Grounds for Sculpture. Previously he served as Deputy Director at the Montclair Art Museum (NJ). He has over 18 years administrative and teaching experience working with a broad range of audiences working  in museums, colleges, K-12 schools and community non-profits including Studio in a School, Brooklyn Museum, Parsons School of Design and the Associated Blind. His professional interest is in the learning that occurs in informal settings and through interaction with objects and places. He has a B.F.A from Parsons School of Design with an art education concentration through Bank Street College. Artist website

Friday, June 8, 2018

Samuel H. Kress Lecture in Museum Education: “Reimagining New York City's Monuments,” Darren Walker, President, Ford Foundation

Where: The Frick Collection
1 East 70th Street
New York, New York

When:4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Workshop Organizer: The Frick Collection

Samuel H. Kress Lecture in Museum Education, The Frick Collection: “Reimagining New York City's Monuments” Darren Walker, President, Ford Foundation In his capacity as co-chair of the Mayoral Advisory Commission on City Art, Monuments, and Markers, Darren Walker discusses the role of public monuments as reflections of who we were and who we aspire to be. The annual Samuel H. Kress Lecture in Museum Education furthers the study, understanding, and practice of museum education in the twenty-first century. A reception follows the lecture.

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