Christina McField is the former inaugural Andrew W. Mellon Post-Baccalaureate Curatorial Fellow, for the Mississippi Museum of Art. Prior to this appointment, she worked in a variety of positions at the Museum, including Director of Philanthropy and Membership, Curatorial Assistant, and Manager of Visitor Services. McField obtained her BFA in sculpture from Mississippi State University in 2016 and interned for Walt Disney World in Orlando Florida in 2013 and as an alumnus in 2015. In addition to museum work, she is a multidisciplinary artist, cultural producer, and curator. Christina works to cultivate a variety of experiences to her local communities by remaining an active contributor to the “creative scene” in Jackson, Mississippi. Christina loves packing her camera to travel the world and to capture hidden treasures on back roads of Mississippi.
Where Time Stands Still aims to document historic structures, their stories, and social impact. There is beauty to decayed sites and my focus is to bring a eulogy for the lost ways of life and capture the visceral experience of entering a parallel universe of silence, rust, and peeling paint.