Karen Kemp Named Director of Albany Museum

The Albany Museum of Art has announced the appointment of Karen Kemp as its director, reports Carlton Fletcher of the Albany Herald. Previously the director of the Lily Pad Sane Center, Kemp has been serving as the museum’s interim director since August 2012. Kemp oversaw an upgrade to AMA’s facilities last year and is currently engaged in organizing programming for the fall as part of her new role.