The Dallas Museum of Art has named Michelle Rich as assistant curator of the arts of the Americas. Rich, who will begin at the DMA on September 17, joins the museum following two Mellon postdoctoral curatorial fellowships, at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the San Antonio Museum of Art.
Agustín Arteaga, the director of the Dallas Museum of Art, said in a statement, “Michelle Rich brings to the DMA extensive archaeological field experience and expertise in researching, conserving, and exhibiting important historical objects from across the Americas.”
Alongside the announcement of Rich’s hire came news that the DMA has also brought on Amir Tabei as director of informational technology and digital media. Tabei is currently director of engineering for the Texan nonprofit Techbridge, Inc. He is set to begin at the DMA on September 4.