The French American Museum Exchange

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The French American Museum Exchange

In this episode, Brian Ferriso, The Portland Art Museum’s Executive Director and Chief Curator, has a conversation about directing a museum during a time of civil unrest, a climate crisis, and a global pandemic with his counterpart at the Musée des Beaux-Arts in Rouen, Normandy, Sylvain Amic.

This episode is part of a series brought to you by FRAME, the French American Museum Exchange, of which both the Portland Art Museum and the Musée des Beaux-Arts, Rouen are proud members. FRAME has a rich history of connecting museums in its network through exhibitions and education programs for over 20 years. FRAME provided grant funding for a series of podcast episodes and we are thrilled to be able to tell these stories with FRAME’s assistance.

Featured in this episode

Brian Ferriso – Executive Director and Chief Curator, Portland Art Museum
Sylvain AmicConservateur en chef, Directeur de la Réunion des Musées Métropolitains

Produced by Jon Richardson
Music by Mark Orton

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