Springfield Museum of Art
The Springfield Museum of Art is the city's oldest cultural organization. It houses over 10,000 works of art—including sculptures, paintings, textiles, decorative arts, pottery, ceramics—from a wide range of cultures and periods. A number of large sculptures are displayed on the museum grounds. The museum also offers classes and workshops for people of all ages in drawing, painting, pottery, and other areas. The museum has earned the distinction of being accredited by the American Alliance of Museums.
Backstory and Context
"Springfield Art Museum earns rare accreditation." March 21, 2018. http://sbj.net/stories/springfield-art-museum-earns-rare-accreditation,58046.
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