Austrian Federal Minister for Education Visits Hammer Museum, Sculpture Garden
The Austrian Federal Minister of Education of Arts and Culture, Consul General of Austria in Los Angeles and two other delegates from Austria met with key representatives from the UCLA Hammer Museum on Thursday, November 5, 2009.
Published: Monday, November 09, 2009
A four-member delegation from Austria including the Federal Minister of Education, Arts and Culture and the Consul General of Austria in Los Angeles met with key representatives from the UCLA Hammer Museum, including Ann Philbin, Director of Hammer Museum; Douglas Fogle, Chief Curator and Deputy Director of Exhibitions and Public Programs, Allegra Pesenti, Curator of the Grunwald Center for the Graphic Arts; and Janine Perron, Associate Director of Development on Thursday, November 5, 2009. They followed their meeting with a comprehensive tour of the Franklin D. Murphy Sculpture Garden led by Hammer staff.
The members of the Austrian delegation included:
Ms. Claudia SCHMIED
Austrian Federal Minister for Education, Arts and Culture
Ms. Karin PROIDL
Consul General of Austria, Los Angeles
Mr. Hanspeter HUBER
Chief of Staff, Minster for Education, Arts and Culture
Ms. Martina KANDELER-FRITSCH
Deputy Director of the Austrian Museum for Applied Arts/Comtemporary Art (MAK)