Eleanor Sandys

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Prior to her arrival at the Oregon Arts Commission, Eleanor was Assistant Registrar at the San Francisco Arts Commission, helping to manage and document a collection of 3,600 public artworks. Previous to this position, she also worked and interned at a variety of arts and cultural organizations in the West, including FOR-SITE Foundation, the Museum of Contemporary Craft, Phoebe Hearst Museum of Anthropology at UC Berkeley, the Portland Japanese Garden, SCRAP PDX and the Oregon Nikkei Legacy Center, as well as working as an independent registrar. Eleanor graduated with a Master’s in Museum Studies from John F. Kennedy University in 2015, where she served as President of the Museum Studies Student Association and earned several scholarships including the Ted Greenberg Award for Outstanding Scholarship in Collections Management. She has a bachelor’s in Cultural Anthropology from Reed College.

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Oregon Arts Commission

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775 Summer Street NE, Ste 200
Salem, OR 97301-1280