Saturday, June 7, 2014

Melissa Chiu to head Hirshhorn Museum

Melissa Chiu has been appointed director of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. She is currently director of New York's Asia Society Museum and the institution's senior vice president for global arts and cultural programmes and has published extensively. Recent titles include Asia Art Now (Randon House and Thames & Hudson, 2010) and Contemporary Art in Asia: A Critical Reader (MIT Press, 2010), both co-authored with her husband Benjamin Genocchio.
Image: Melissa Chiu