2008-07-02 / Arts and Entertainment
Dia Art Foundation Announces Appointment of Philippe Vergne as New Director
The Board of Trustees of Dia Art Foundation today announced the appointment of Philippe Vergne as Dia's new director. Mr. Vergne, currently deputy director and chief curator at the Walker Art Center, in Minneapolis, assumes his post on September 15, 2008. He succeeds Jeffrey Weiss, who left Dia in March of this year to resume his curatorial and scholarly career.