Museum Curator Jen Mergel
Jen Mergel

Museum Curator

How to Become A: Curator


Watch Jen Mergel, Beal Family Senior Curator of Contemporary Art at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, discuss her work of connecting audiences to contemporary culture. She helps us understand the importance of visual storytelling in the design and execution of museum exhibitions along with ways an audience can access the works of contemporary artists. She shares the excitement and inspiration she gets from working every day with some of the world's greatest living artists. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Visual and Environmental Studies from Harvard University and her Master’s Degree in Curatorial Studies from Bard College.

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