All posts by Matthew Del Grosso

Matthew Del Grosso

Matthew Del Grosso

Matthew Del Grosso earned a BFA in Sculpture from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design and a Master’s of Museum Studies from Harvard University. He has worked for PEM in Registration and Collection Management and as a Conservation Technician for a private conservator of textiles and upholstery. Matthew enjoys spending free time outdoors exploring the variety of the North Shore’s natural landscapes and has recently discovered the joy of cycling the many scenic roads and trails in the surrounding area.

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Rowing nowhere

It seems only fitting that I mentally penned most of this blog post while using a water rower at PEM’s staff fitness center.  The sliding seat and sound of the …

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Operation Kayak

It’s widely accepted amongst museum professionals that as little as 2 to 5 percent of a museum’s collection may be on view at any given time. For a larger institution …