Photograph of Nora Atkinson by Libby Weiler.

Nora Atkinson

Lloyd Herman Curator of Craft, Renwick Gallery

Nora Atkinson is the Lloyd Herman Curator of Craft at the Smithsonian American Art Museum. She joined the museum’s staff in March 2014. Atkinson was part of the team responsible for the recent renovation of the Renwick Gallery, the museum’s branch for contemporary craft and decorative art. She acquires artworks for the museum’s permanent collection and organizes exhibitions at the Renwick Gallery. See full staff bio.