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Gallery Guide Rant: Wear Your Backpack on the Front and Don't Be a Jerk to Security

by Kate Rhoades
Previous installments: • Series introduction, and “Security // An Evidence Locker” | Sarah Rose Sharp • “No Photos Please: Finding Respect and Value in Museum Communities” | Adriel Luis • “The Trappings of a Museum Guard Grind” | Andre Torres   In my experience, when you tell someone that you’re a gallery guide at a museum, they think you’re a tour guide. “No, no,” you tell them. “That is the job of the docents.” “What the hell do you do then?” they ask. I worked... [more]
Posted by Kate Rhoades on 7/18/16