Staying Relevant in the New Art World


Over the last few years, the investment of hundreds of millions of dollars that has poured into a select group of art institutions from private and public partnerships in media and tech such as Bloomberg, Google, Geffen, HP, and others has been inspiring and a necessity in helping to fill the gap left by the growing inequalities and hierarchy in the funding of U.S. cultural institutions. These funds, from the wealthiest individuals and technology giants, have naturally benefitted the most exclusive museums. Despite this trend, there is a positive shift that is also occurring behind lesser known art museums and organizations, allowing them space to redefine themselves and create their own unique voice and vision… Read more