Deborah Diemente
Contract Registrar


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Deborah Diemente


Background in psychology and counseling with an M.A. in Education; worked in database systems development for many years and made pottery; first worked in museums as an assistant in object conservation labs in the Boston area; first registration job was Associate Registrar at the Worcester Art Museum starting in 2001, then Registrar at WAM in 2003.  Head Registrar at Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art fall of 2010 through summer 2016.  Completed a certificate program through RISD Continuing Education for Appraisal Studies.  Retired Feb 2023 from the Smith College Museum of Art in Northampton, MA, Collection Manager/Registrar, 2016-2023.  Available in the northeast for contract work - policy reviews, collection inventories, courier work.


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