For Immediate Release
New registrar to be responsible for inventory and care of museum collections and on-loan exhibits
SAN FRANCISCO, CA – October 6, 2016 – The Mexican Museum, the premier museum of Mexican, Chicano, and Latin American art, culture and heritage, announces that Mela Delgado has been hired as Registrar. In her position, Delgado will be responsible for overseeing the recordkeeping, monitoring, care, conservation, storage, and transport of the Museum’s permanent collection of more than 16,500 objects, reflecting Pre-Hispanic, Colonial, Popular, Modern and Contemporary Mexican, Chicano, and Latin American art. Delgado will also coordinate all logistics for artworks on loan for exhibition.