Tag: Chair

Latest News in Black Art: Frank Bowling Wins Hahn Prize, Deidrea Miller Heading Communications at Christie’s Americas, Kellie Jones is New Chair of African American Studies at Columbia & More

  Latest News in Black Art features news updates and developments in the world of art and related culture   Guyana-born British painter Frank Bowling won the 2022 Wolfgang Hahn Prize. | Photo by Sacha Bowling   Awards & Honors MUSEUM LUDWIG IN COLOGNE, GERMANY, awarded the 2022 Wolfgang Hahn Prize to Guyana-born British painter Frank Bowling. The prize includes a solo exhibition at ...

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Latest News in Black Art: President Biden Nominates Maria Rosario Jackson to Chair NEA, Claudia Rankine Joins Guggenheim Board, Cherise Smith Wins Smithsonian’s Eldredge Book Prize & More

  Latest News in Black Art features news updates and developments in the world of art and related culture   From left, Poet Claudia Rankine joined the Guggenheim board; Maria Rosario Jackson is President Biden’s nominee to head the National Endowment for the Arts. | Photos: Courtesy Blue Flower Arts; Courtesy Maria Rosario Jackson via NEA   Appointments Poet, playwright and essayist Claudia Rankine ...

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Latest News in Black Art: Rashid Johnson is Incoming Board Chair at Performa, New Representation for Brazilian Artist Elian Almeida, Fast Company Recognizes Destinee Ross-Sutton, Mabel O. Wilson & More

  Latest News in Black Art features news updates and developments in the world of art and related culture   Artist Rashid Johnson. | Photo by Chris Sorensen   Appointments Artist Rashid Johnson will be the next chair of the board of directors at Performa, the New York City organization “dedicated to live interdisciplinary performance by visual artists.” Johnson assumes his new role prior ...

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The week in art news – George Osborne to chair the board of the British Museum

George Osborne has been appointed the next chair of trustees of the British Museum. The former Conservative Chancellor of the Exchequer was elected by an unanimous vote of the appointments committee comprising existing trustees. He joins the board as a trustee on 1 September and takes over from Sir Richard Lambert as chair on 4 October. Osborne said, ‘All my life I have loved ...

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British Museum Elects George Osborne as Board Chair – ARTnews.com

George Osborne, an investment banker and former editor of the Evening Standard, has been named the new chair of the board of trustees of the British Museum. On social media, the appointment generated an outcry because of Osborne’s history of cutting funding for the arts in the United Kingdom. The appointment was unanimously approved by the museum’s chair search committee, which is comprised of ...

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FSC Names Endowed Chair To Further Strengthen Ties Between Polk Museum Of Art, Local Arts Community

"It is wonderful that the George C. Forsythe Family Foundation, through this endowed chair, recognizes the significant work of Florida Southern College and the Polk Museum of Art as we continue to strengthen ties with the local arts community," said FSC President Dr. Anne B. Kerr. "We are excited to work with this tremendously important foundation through its president, Dr. William Gregory, to help ...

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MoMA Chair Leon Black Leaves CEO Job Amid Revelations He Paid Jeffrey Epstein $158 Million

Art Industry News is a daily digest of the most consequential developments coming out of the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know on this Tuesday, January 26. NEED-TO-READ The MCA Chicago Lays Off Dozens of Employees – The museum let go of 41 employees last week due to budgetary constraints caused by the pandemic. The news came shortly after two ...

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