Member Spotlight:

Gary

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 garridoschneider.com.

Monday, May 13, 2019

2019 NYCMER Conference: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

Where: Teachers College Columbia University
525 West 120th St
New York, New York

When:9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Workshop Organizer: NYCMER

What are the most effective practices in museum education that you have found to be timeless since NYCMER's beginnings? Which of our practices today are set apart from the past? This year’s theme is “Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow.” In celebration of NYCMER’s 40th anniversary, we will reflect on our successes and challenges to consider future opportunities for innovative change.

 

- $90 for Members

- $100 for Not-Yet Members

 

NYCMER Members: Please sign-in and update your profile. If you have forgotten your NYCMER account password, you may reset it here.

 

Not a member yet? Join NYCMER today to purchase discounted member tickets and take advantage of the great resources NYCMER offers throughout the year. You must join NYCMER before registering for the conference in order to purchase discounted member early-bird and regular tickets.

 

This year's conference will feature:

- Keynote with Christy Coleman, CEO of the American Civil War Museum.

- 19 breakout sessions, 5 case studies, and 5+ poster presentations on a variety of topics including: inclusivity, best practices and lessons learned, access, activism and social justice, community engagement, program development and facilitation, equity, diversity, advocacy, and more! Here is the conference agenda and session descriptions.

- Opportunities to network and connect with friends and colleagues at peer group meet-ups, poster sessions, opening and closing receptions, and more!

 

 

Access

NYCMER is committed to providing opportunities for all of our members to participate in our programs and engage with one another. Should you require any accessibility services, please contact info@nycmer.org by Monday, April 29, 2019.

 

Stay Connected!

Share your thoughts about this conference before, during, and after via social media using #NYCMER2019. Follow NYCMER on Twitter and Instagram for updates about this and all other NYCMER programs.

 


The 2019 NYCMER Annual Conference is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

 

 
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