Karen Lee

Karen Lee

Project Specialist

M.A. (1988) George Washington University B.S. (1983) Marist College

Research Specialties: 

Exhibition planning, museum audiences, multimedia development.

Role in Museum: 

Current projects:

  • ¡Azúcar! The Life and Music of Celia Cruz (opens May 2005)
  • Numismatics outreach
  • Introductory exhibition

Recent projects:

  • Separate is Not Equal: Brown vs. Board of Education exhibition
  • America on the Move exhibition
  • Money and Sovereignty exhibition collaboration (with the International Monetary Fund)

Past Projects:

  • Information Age: People, Communications and Technology exhibition
  • Science in American Life exhibition
  • Ocean Planet exhibition
  • Deep Blue display
  • Computerworld Smithsonian Award Program


"Exploring Virtual History at the National Museum of American History," 2002, International Society on Virtual Systems and Multimedia.