Saturday, November 9, 2 p.m. (networking reception to follow)
Art Center Studios
Join us for a lively panel about the value
of partnerships in museums. Karen Kienzle, Director of the Palo Alto Art
Center and Sharon Bliss, Associate Curator of the Fine Arts Gallery at
San Francisco State University, will discuss
the collaboration between their organizations that resulted in the Bibliophilia
and The Illuminated Library exhibitions. Susan Leask, Acting Senior Curator at the San Jose Museum of Art, will discuss the
Around the Table collaboration. Mario Diaz, Vice President at
Wells Fargo Foundation, will present a funder’s perspective on
collaborations between institutions.
Co-sponsored by the Museum Studies Program at San Francisco State University and the Museum Studies Special Interest Group.
Where should I park?
With the renovation of the Main Library,
parking at the Art Center has been temporarily reduced. Please use the
parking lot at the eastern side of the building (near the Auditorium
and/or Temporary Main Library). To access this
lot, use the Embarcadero Road entrance, or from Newell Road, drive to
the back of the building.
San Francisco jeweler Summer Powell
combines art and 3-D printing technology in her creative process. She
designs her jewelry and then has her designs fabricated in nylon on a
3-D printer. See
her ground-breaking work atThe Gallery
Shop at the Art Center!
The Palo Alto Art Center is your place to discover art. See, make, and be inspired because everyone is an artist. The Palo Alto Art Center, Division of Arts and Sciences,City of Palo Alto, is supported by the Palo Alto Art Center Foundation and the Arts Council Silicon Valley, in partnership with the County of Santa Clara and the California Arts Council.Visit
the Art Center.