I See What You Mean: Visual Literacy at the Denison Museum
In a discussion with the Denison faculty, Megan Hancock, curator of education and exhibitions at the Denison Museum, shared some ways in which faculty can connect concepts and engage students using fine art and cultural material.
She notes, “Examine how faculty are currently using museum exhibitions and the permanent collection, as well as opportunities starting next semester. From research, creative writing, science, sociology, language, or fine art practice, the Museum is working with faculty to create experiential and integrative learning experiences linked to classroom content.”
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More about Megan Hancock: Hancock received her undergraduate degree in Studio Art from the College of Wooster and her masters in Modern Art, Connoisseurship and the History of the Art Market from Christie’s Education in New York City. Megan came to Denison from the Gund Gallery at Kenyon College, where she assisted in the curatorial and education programs of numerous contemporary art exhibitions. Prior to her work at the Gund Gallery, Megan worked for two years at the Denison Museum and three years on the college’s successful capital campaign.