Curator, Conceptual Artist
Photo courtesy of Mēlani Douglass
Mēlani Douglass is a curator and conceptual artist, and the founder of the award-winning Family Arts Museum - a migratory institution focused on the celebration of family as fine art, home as curated space, and community as gallery. Inspired by the birth of her daughter, Mēlani started her own museum reimagined her studio practice, and refined her innovative approach to community engagement, audience development, and exhibition design. Mēlani currently serves as a consultant on numerous projects and as the director of public programs at the National Museum of Women in the Arts.