Tang Reopening

The Tang open by appointment June 13 through July 9

The Museum will be open by appointment only from June 13 through July 9 to view the exhibition Nicole Cherubini: Shaking the Trees, while we prepare the Museum for new exhibitions that will open on July 10. Please call the Visitors Services Desk to make appointments at 518-580-8080.

Skidmore students and faculty can also make appointments for research and class visits can be made during regular business hours. Those interested in exhibitions may contact Rachel Seligman, Assistant Director for Curatorial Affairs, at rseligma@skidmore.edu. Those interested in collections may contact Kara Jefts, Collections Registrar, at kjefts@skidmore.edu. Please make your appointment at least 24 hours in advance of your visit.

Summer hours and events will be announced in the coming weeks.

What You Should Know

  • The Tang Teaching Museum is open by appointment through July 9. Call 518-580-8080 to make an appointment.

  • Summer hours and events will be announced in the coming weeks ahead of the July 10 reopening.

  • Faculty and students conducting research and planning can also make appointments. Those interested in exhibitions, please contact Rachel Seligman, Assistant Director for Curatorial Affairs, at rseligma@skidmore.edu. Those interested in collections, please contact Kara Jefts, Collections Registrar, at kjefts@skidmore.edu.

  • Visitors to the Museum must follow guidelines, which includes masks and social distancing.

  • For Museum updates, visit the Tang homepage at http://tang.skidmore.edu or sign up for our email newsletter. Feel free to email tang@skidmore.edu with any questions.

  • For Skidmore College updates, please visit the Campus Planning 2020-21 page.

FAQs

Is the Museum open to anyone?
Yes. The Museum is open by appointment through July 9 as we prepare new shows, which will open on July 10.


As a Skidmore College faculty member, can I teach with Tang exhibitions and collections, remotely, in-person, or in a hybrid?
Yes! The Museum staff is available to work with Skidmore professors to schedule in-person visits, assist with research, and help with remote teaching. To make an appointment, contact:

  • Rachel Seligman, Assistant Director for Curatorial Affairs, about teaching with exhibitions at rseligma@skidmore.edu

  • Kara Jefts, Collections Registrar, about teaching with collections at kjefts@skidmore.edu


Will there be any public events?
Please check our calendar for event updates or sign up for the Museum’s email newsletter.


Can I bring my community group/school group/home-school group to the Museum for a tour/art-making activity?
Not at this time. The Museum is adhering to Skidmore College policies to limit the spread of the coronavirus through social distancing and other measures. Check out our new Tang at Home page for at-home art-making activities. For more information, please contact Sunny Ra, The Laurie M. Tisch Educator for K-12 and Community Programs, via email at at sra@skidmore.edu.

Thank you!

Thank you for your patience and support of the Tang Teaching Museum. We hope to see you soon.

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Pattern by Madeleine Welsch ’17
Inspired by the exhibition Someday is Now: The Art of Corita Kent
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.