GLI Collaborative Partners

Ongoing activities of GLI include co-sponsored programs and events featuring innovators in the arts, cultural, and museum sectors.

NextGen Now

NextGen Now is tailored to meet the needs of early career professionals in the arts, cultural, and museum sectors. It is offered to alumni of the Getty Multicultural Undergraduate Internship Program. The program delivers a multifaceted learning experience that includes lectures, workshops, peer conversations, self-directed reading and journaling, group problem-solving exercises, panels with senior-level executives, and a focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion issues. NextGen Now experiences encourage participants to use their newfound insights to approach relevant challenges in their workplace and develop a meaningful plan for success throughout their early career years.

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NextGen China

NextGen China is a collaboration between GLI and the three partners below. The first year of cultural exchange in 2017 was also supported by a grant from the U.S. Embassy in Beijing.

  • The Chinese Museum Association has greatly contributed to the improvement of Chinese museum management and academic research, as well as the prosperity of Chinese culture.
  • The Shaanxi History Museum opened in 1991 in the ancient capital as China’s first large-scale modern national museum. It has become an important center for the dissemination of Chinese culture and fostering exchanges with foreign cultures.
  • The Shaanxi Normal University is an established university offering advanced degrees in cultural heritage and museology.
  • Learn more about NextGen China 2017

    Sotheby’s Institute of Art — Los Angeles

    Sotheby’s Institute MA in Art Business at CGU prepares students for careers in the international art markets, exploring their evolution, principles and best practices within the context of the art world as a whole. The curriculum builds on a framework of business, law, marketing and finance, supplemented by specialized modules such as appraisal and art evaluation techniques, gallery and auction house operations, and art collection management.
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    School of Arts & Humanities, Claremont Graduate University
    GLI, in conjunction with the Museum Studies, Arts Management, and Sotheby’s Institute of Art programs at CGU, presents the ongoing Conversations on Art, Culture, and Museums lecture series.
    Learn more about SAH at CGU

    Instituto de Liderazgo en Museos’ PADEM

    PADEM is a program aimed at extending the professionalization of directors and senior management in museums and cultural institutions in Mexico. It provides grants to people whose workplaces are distinguished by their cultural projects and enterprising community values, despite having limited resources. GLI works closely with the Instituto de Liderazgo en Museos’ PADEM by sharing programmatic materials and developing programs that can be offered to institutions throughout Latin America.
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    Center for Curatorial Leadership (CCL)

    CCL aims to train curators to assume leadership positions in museums in the rapidly evolving cultural climate of the twenty-first century. In 2013 and 2014, GLI collaborated with CCL to produce a week-long program offering formal coursework and practicum assignments to the CCL fellows at Los Angeles museums. In 2015, the practicum featured an in-depth analysis of the Ghetto Film School’s recent expansion to Los Angeles, as well as museum visits and strategy, media training, and time management classwork.
    Learn more about CCL