Many of Susan Sayre Batton has held a number of art museum positions, including deputy director at Honolulu Academy of Arts, collections consultant at Norton Simon Museum, and her current position as Oshman Executive Director at San Jose Museum of Art. With the intent of creating a borderless museum through onsite and offsite projects and seamless integration with the communities they serve, Batton and her team have undergone a number of collaborations with other organizations. 

In our conversation, Sayre shares about the adjustments and changes the museum has made during COVID-19 and some of the plans for the museum moving into 2021. 

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San Jose Museum of Art 

110 S Market Street San Jose, CA 95113

Read interview with Sayre in issue 10.4 “Profiles”

Music for this episode is “Alone Time” by Mild Monk

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Read interview with Mild Monk in issue 12.0