Activating the Collections: Museums and the Sacred

Organized and curated by graduate students, this exhibit used the collections held by the University of Denver Museum of Anthropology to tell the stories of objects, museums, collecting, and object-based learning. I assisted the students in building their object mounts, as well as editing and helping to design labels. June 1, 2018 – September 20,…

Connecting the Pieces: Dialogues on the Amache Archaeology Collection

The exhibit explored the everyday objects from Amache and how they reveal stories about the past and incite conversations today. I was a part of the exhibits installation team, and created the invisible mount for the glass soda bottle. November 9, 2018 – December 31, 2018

Not Your Indian: Artwork by Gregg Deal

This exhibit was a compilation of over thirty pieces of art by Colorado Springs artist Gregg Deal. I worked as part of the installation team. October 13, 2017 – November 21, 2017  

Exhibit Installations

Denver Through My Eyes An exhibition hosted by the Wellington Webb Municipal Building that showcased photo voice and video narrative projects from concerned Denver area youth. October 23, 2018 More than a Headstone: The Lives and Legacies of Veterans at Fort Logan National Cemetery This exhibit was a combined effort of the University of Denver…

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I am in the second year of my master’s degree in Museum & Heritage Studies in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Denver. I am passionate about working in museums and striving to create a space of dialogue, contemplation, and conversation based on object-centered learning. I have practical museum experience in collections management,…