Sunday, June 2, 2013
Great Museums : An Acquiring Mind: Philippe de Montebello and The Metropolitan Museum of Art
The extraordinary legacy of Philippe de Montebello, who served for 31 years as Director of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. During his tenure, Mr. de Montebello guided the acquisition of more than 84,000 works of art, demanded innovation in conservation techniques, and oversaw the doubling of the physical size of this world-renowned cultural institution. For more information, visithttp://greatmuseums.org.