Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Director of Israel Museum to change roles

Israel Museum’s longstanding and well-connected director to step aside. In new role US-born James Snyder will continue to foster Jerusalem institution’s global relationships (JAVIER PES, The Art Newspaper ).
The Israel Museum will be seeking a new director as James Snyder announced that after 20 years at the helm of the Jerusalem institution he will become its international president. The US-born director, who arrived in Jerusalem in 1997 having worked at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, is due to take up the new role in January 2017.

More on the Hadrian exhibition is here and links and more on the celebration of the Israel Museum's fiftieth anniversary is here and links.