On View:  November 29 – November 29, 2023


Maureen Williams, SMA Preparator & Gallery Manager


Wednesday, November 29 from 5:30 to 7 pm

$10 SMA Members

$15 Non-Members

Free for SOU Students

Limited spots. Reservations are required.


Free parking will be available in designated spots.

Step behind the curtain and into the art world’s backstage magic! Join Maureen Williams, the Preparator and Gallery Manager at Schneider Museum of Art, for an exclusive PreparaTOUR. An intimate, all questions allowed Preparator’s Tour of the current exhibition and Masterworks on Loan.

ALL questions are not just welcome, but encouraged! This is your chance to unravel the mysteries of art installation, exhibition design, and the meticulous craft that brings these masterpieces to life. Maureen will be your guide on this artistic journey, sharing behind-the-scenes stories, trade secrets, and a captivating “show and tell” session. From the logistics of shipping to the intricacies of design layout, learn about the delicate art of handling priceless works, pick up fun tips, and discover the creative problem-solving that transforms a blank canvas into a breathtaking exhibition at the SMA.

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to delve into the heart of art handling with a true expert. Limited spots are available, so secure your place for an evening of enlightenment, exploration, and an insider’s view of the Schneider Museum of Art.

Tickets are just $10 for members, $15 for non-members, and FREE for SOU students. Reserve your spot today and unlock the door to a world of artistry and discovery.