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Denene De Quintal Appointed Assistant Curator of Native American Art at Detroit Institute of Arts

Denene De Quintal Appointed Assistant Curator of Native American Art at Detroit Institute of Arts

THE DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS (DIA) has named Denene De Quintal assistant curator of Native American art in the Department of the Arts of Africa, Oceania and Indigenous Americas. De Quintal is joining the DIA after serving for two years as the inaugural Andrew W. Mellon Post-Doctoral Curatorial Fellow in Native Arts at the Denver...
Latest News in African American Art: Museum Staffers are Publicizing Their Salaries, Racial Profiling at MFA Boston, New Archibald Motley Painting at DIA, and More

Latest News in African American Art: Museum Staffers are Publicizing Their Salaries, Racial Profiling at MFA Boston, New Archibald Motley Painting at DIA, and More

“Café​, Paris” (1929) by Archibald J. Motley Jr., at DIA   The following review of the past week or so presents a snapshot of the latest news in African American art and related black culture:   Museum Staffers are Sharing Their Salaries on a Google Spreadsheet Employees of museums across the country are publicizing their...