Tara Smith Appointed Chief Curator of Oceanside Museum of Art

Tara Smith has been named chief curator of the Oceanside Museum of Art, reports James Chute of U-T San Diego. Smith joined the museum in January of 2013 as deputy director and was appointed interim director several months later. Said executive director Daniel Foster: “Tara has my confidence as a very smart, upcoming museum professional and curator. She will help with the macro visioning of our exhibition program priorities and the coordination of our curatorial department.”