Tag Archives: National Museum of the American Indian

Media alert: Native American art curator will deliver SLAM’s annual Danforth lecture

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 24, 2016—Emil Her Many Horses, a curator at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian, will deliver the annual Danforth Lecture on Native American art at the Saint Louis Art Museum on Saturday (Oct. 29). Her Many Horses, an associate curator and beadwork artist at National Museum of the American Indian,… Read More »

Staff bio: Hugh Shockey, head of conservation

Lucian H. (Hugh) Shockey Jr. joined the Saint Louis Art Museum in 2015 as head of conservation, supervising a team of conservators working in the museum’s objects, painting, paper and textiles labs. Shockey has worked in conservation for the past 20 years, the last 10 as an objects conservator at the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s… Read More »

Press release: Museum appoints new head of conservation

ST. LOUIS, April 14—Lucian H. (Hugh) Shockey Jr. will join the Saint Louis Art Museum as head of conservation, supervising a team of conservators working in the museum’s objects, painting, paper and textiles labs. Shockey starts the at the museum on Aug. 10. Shockey has worked in conservation for the past 20 years, the last… Read More »