Architects who design museums have been retreating from explosive innovation to favor classicism, tranquillity, and a more restrained Modernism. Read More
Author Archives: Steven Litt
A recent ruling in the Probate Court of Cuyahoga County, Ohio, allows the Cleveland Museum of Art to tap income from four endowment funds restricted to the purchase of art in order to ease a financial squeeze caused by a $350 million expansion and renovation for which the museum hasn’t yet raised all the money needed.
Faced with a financial squeeze due largely to the cost of its massive expansion and renovation project, the Cleveland Museum of Art wants to divert income from art-acquisition funds in its endowment to help pay for the construction. Read More
The Cleveland Museum of Art has vastly increased its holdings in Surrealist photography by acquiring 171 works from the collection of New York collector and independent film producer David Raymond for an undisclosed price. Read More