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A short distance with many steps

...objects, Alaska State Museum chief curator Addison Field seems pretty calm...deputy director of SLAM and former chief curator. "It's not super complicated...Even before his promotion to chief curator last month, he was the designated...
Field named chief curator of Alaska State Museum

Addison Field has been promoted to Chief Curator of the Alaska State Museum in Juneau, the museum announced Wednesday. Field replaces Robert Banghart, who was appointed Deputy...
Phase change

For Alaska State Museum chief curator Bob Banghart, calling the museum's...she's only had two bosses: former chief curator Bruce Kato and current curator...was a curator from 1971-3, chief curator from 1973-80 and director from...
Airborne umiak sails over museum

...between them. The boat was the last of 30,000 museum objects to be moved to the new space for this reason, said chief curator Addison Field."The minute you take down two sets of front doors, your security system is just gone," he said...
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Museum curator Bruce Kato will be missed

Bruce Kato is retiring as the chief curator of the Alaska State Museum. It will be difficult to...set in place. A few years later, Bruce took over as chief curator. He has enlisted a superb staff and our state museum...
Creating the figures for tomorrow's museums

...49th state. Those will always have a prominent place in the new museum as well. There will be lots more, for as chief curator Bob Banghart said about the business he's known his entire career, "nothing stays the same." The rapid growth...
Julie Decker selected as new CEO of Anchorage Museum Rasmuson Center. Decker, former Anchorage Museum chief curator, replaces James Pepper Henry, who took a director...the city-owned museum. Before joining the museum as chief curator in 2011, Decker curated numerous major exhibitions...
Fecal Matters: First Friday exhibit takes aim at dog poop

...of time she was going to ask me," said Asper-Smith via email. "Years ago I approached [Alaska State Museums Chief Curator] Bob Banghart with a similar question, and he gave me a lot of help. I'm happy to do the same for Ariel."Rolfe's...
Reaching out: Digital access to the state's collections

...cfm.)Bob Banghart, deputy director of LAM and chief curator of the Alaska State Museum, said the team was newly...of exhibitions, moving into his current position of chief curator in 2009.Banghart said he's been really lucky in pulling...
Highlighting the state's collections: Designing the SLAM exhibit floor particular, storytelling lies at the heart of what they do, said Bob Banghart, deputy director of LAM, and chief curator of the Alaska State Museum."It's a pretty simple equation," Banghart said, "though it sounds complex. We're...


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