Refinery29 recently featured Erica Gangsei, SFMOMA’s manager of interpretive media, for a feature on the “Coolest Jobs in SF.” Read the article for a behind-the-scenes look at Gangsei’s pretty neat job.
If someone said they want to do what you’re doing, what advice would you give them?
I have no idea, but if I had to, I guess I would say ‘just do you.’ Do the best that you can where you are until something slightly more interesting or fulfilling comes along. Then repeat. I recently read that Antoine de Saint-Exupery said, ‘If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.’”