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Hope Flores (right) and Lauren Churchwell (left), 2016 -2018 fellowship recipients, pictured with past Mellon curatorial fellows
Hope Flores (right) and Lauren Churchwell (left), 2016 -2018 fellowship recipients, pictured with past Mellon curatorial fellows

Hope Flores

2016-2018
Andrew W. Mellon Curatorial Fellow

Hope will work with mentor I curator Carol Eliel on exhibitions, collections, and programs in the Contemporary Art Department at LACMA. She will gain hands-on experience in the museum context while broadening her understanding of art and art history. Hope will also receive a yearly stipend and support in pursuing graduate level studies beyond the program.

Snapshots of the 201 6 Mellon Summer Academy
Snapshots of the 201 6 Mellon Summer Academy

Melissa Marinero, Yesenia Salazar, & Brian Xu

2016 Andrew W. Mellon
Summer Academy participants

Students took part in a one-week immersion program at LACMA. The Academy included workshops, tours, field trips and networking events with museum professionals. Participants gained insight into career options related to art and art history.