artnet News | Henri Neuendorf:
An external auditor is being brought in to investigate allegations of mismanagement at Munich’s Haus der Kunst. The move comes as an attempt to stabilize the institution after complaints about decades of poor treatment and work conditions at the hands of a human resources contractor with links to Scientology broke into public (for the specifics of the controversy, see artnet News’ previous coverage).
Now, in the face of the long-brewing controversy, Bavarian interior minister Ludwig Spaenle has declared that an independent audit of the museum is at the top of his agenda, calling it the most important step towards the clarification of a tense situation… Read more
Image: Haus der Kunst, Munich. Photo: Wikimedia Commons