Barbara Robertson, Museum and Art Education Consultant
281 Henderson Road
Williamstown, MA 1267
Phone: 
(413) 458-5676
Fax: 
(413) 458-4138
Best Time to Reach: 
Any time
Best Way to Reach: 
e-mail or phone
Experience: 
20+
Education: 
B.A.
Statement of Work: 
For 15 years Barbara Robertson was the director of education at the Williams College Museum of Art, in Williamstown, MA. She designed educational exhibitions, built a nationally recognized student docent program, created school programs, curriculum, family events, and more. In 1998 Ms. Robertson worked with three museums to create Kidspace at MASS MoCA, an interactive gallery and art making space for visitors of all ages, where she was the Director for four years. She is currently an art education and community development consultant, and has worked in this capacity with both local schools and museums to create interactive, community-based programming, to design educational spaces, and to write and critique curricula. She also has many years of experience creating evaluation programs. Prior to her work in museums, Ms. Robertson was a grant officer at the Massachusetts Cultural Council, in the education department.
Client List: 
The Olana Partnership Kidspace at MASS MoCA Williams College Museum of Art The Sterling and Francine and Clark Art Institute Williamstown School District
Administration: 
Event Planning | Grant Writing
Architecture: 
Program Planning
Exhibitions: 
|| family, children's and hands-on exhibitions
Education Programming: 
Audience Research | Community Relations | Cultural Tourism | Curriculum Development | Planning | Program Evaluation || Hands-on learning programs