TITLE

How to Rebuild the Guggenheim

AUTHOR(S)
Saltz, Jerry
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
New York;9/24/2007, Vol. 40 Issue 35, p84
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at ways to help rebuild the Guggenheim Museum in New York. The author recommends the director following Lisa Dennison, who has left her position, fire Thomas Krens from his role as director of the Guggenheim Foundation, which oversees all five museum locations. Krens announced in 2006 that the Guggenheim would be building a location in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates. INSET: Who Should Get the Job?.
ACCESSION #
26637198

 

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