The Palmer Museum of Art at Penn State is seeking applicants for the position of Chief Preparator. This is a full-time staff position reporting directly to the Assistant Director. This is a professional position that requires considerable experience and expertise in art handling, preparation, and installation, as well as mastery of specialized skills, strategic thinking, and knowledge of best practices in the field of museum preparation.
Featuring sculptures, paintings, works on paper, and archival materials, the exhibition will explore the work of Harlem Renaissance artist Augusta Savage. The exhibition is available August 24 through December 8th 2019 at the Palmer Museum of Art. [Penn State]
The Palmer Art Museum announced an upcoming exhibition The Web of Life: John Biggers and the Power of Pedagogy featuring the the work of artist John Biggers in relation to two important mentors, artist Charles White and famed art educator Viktor Lowenfeld.
The exhibition is available through August 18, 2019 to December 15, 2019. [The Pennsylvania State University]