Metropolitan Museum Of ArtThe administrators of the Whitney Museum of American Art and The Metropolitan Museum of Art introduced on May eleven, 2011 that their boards of trustees have agreed to a multiple-yr collaboration projected to begin in 2015, when the Whitney opens its new museum facility on Gansevoort Street in downtown Manhattan. Clyde B. Jones III, president of the Medical and Health Sciences Foundation of the University of Pittsburgh and UPMC, will go away his position June 12, 2015, to grow to be senior vice chairman for institutional advancement for the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.

On the west front, dealing with Central Park, the architects envisioned an excellent formal terrace reaching past the park’s current east drive, and at the north and south ends, they designed colossal formal plazas and facades, resembling the temple-fronted Brooklyn Museum of the 1890’s.

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