New Curator Awards

Art Press Release from Australia. Published by Rebecca Gabrielle Cannon on Friday 08 January 2010.

To celebrate the first birthday of his blog, Pete of has launched the first NewCurator awards.

“These awards are for those who are equal parts Now and the Future. Now, they are impressive. In the Future, they are going to make a difference.”
The three awards go to:
Person of the Year – Maxwell L. Anderson from the Indianapolis Museum of art for “an entrepreneurial leadership that allows his stars to shine”.
Museum of the Year – Brooklyn Museum for a massive list of achievements, including an Iphone application, despite the considerable financial hardship they faced in 09.
Website of the Year – Museos Unite for its commitment to “the development of new museum staff.”
Click through to read more about the winners.