The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 United States Monday, December 18, 2017

Dale Mott appointed Director of Development at The Phillips Collection in Washington
Mott comes to the Phillips from Accordia Global Health Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to transforming the state of health in Africa.

WASHINGTON, DC.- Dorothy Kosinski, director of The Phillips Collection, announces the appointment of Dale Mott as the museum’s new Director of Development. Mott brings to the museum more than 18 years of experience in fundraising and a vital understanding of D.C.’s cultural and nonprofit landscape. He joins the Phillips on August 6, 2012.

“Dale has a deep knowledge of fundraising and stewarding donors with a track record of great success. I am thrilled to find such a seasoned and enthusiastic leader for our development efforts at this critical moment in the Phillips’s history,” says Kosinski. “Our endowment has grown substantially, doubling in the last four years, but persistent fiscal challenges faced by the museum make Dale a welcome and crucial addition to staff leadership.”

Mott comes to the Phillips from Accordia Global Health Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to transforming the state of health in Africa. He was responsible for all fundraising initiatives, increasing contributed revenue by 30% in 2011. During his tenure as National Director for CARE—a leader in global poverty reduction—he developed and executed programs that successfully raised $8 million in 10 months. His nearly two decades of experience in the development field include coordination of national donor events, international donor trips, major corporate sponsorships, and institutional campaign development and implementation. Through previous positions at Penumbra Theatre Company in St. Paul, Minn., the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit, Mich., and theSmithsonian National Museum of African Art in Washington, D.C., Mott has built a strong background in the visual arts and cultural institutions.

“I am eager to return professionally to the arts arena, which has always been my great passion,” says Mott. “Especially exciting is the opportunity to join the ranks of such an internationally significant and culturally rich institution as The Phillips Collection.”

Mott fondly remembers his first encounter with the Phillips: “I wandered into the museum one day and was immediately transfixed by Georgia O’Keeffe’s Red Hills, Lake George. The intense reds, yellows, and blues of the painting and the intimacy of the Phillips took me immediately home to Louisiana. I’ll never forget that moment.”

Mott, a native of Lake Charles, La., completed graduate work at the Hubert H. Humphrey Institute for Public Affairs, University of Minnesota, after earning a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with High Honors from Millsaps College in Jackson, Miss. He is active in the Association of Fundraising Professionals and is a member of the Human Rights Campaign Federal Club.

Today's News

July 25, 2012

Exhibition of Arab women in sport by Brigitte Lacombe and Marian Lacombe opens in London

LACMA announces 2012 Art + Film Gala honoring Ed Ruscha and Stanley Kubrick

Tate Modern iPad app celebrates 13 years of the Unilever Turbine Hall installations

London bus by Czech sculptor David Cerny goes Olympic on display at the Czech House

Dale Mott appointed Director of Development at The Phillips Collection in Washington

Exhibition at Ketterer Kunst pays tribute to the unique works by former documenta artists

Ulrich Birkmaier appointed Chief Conservator at Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

Guardians: Photographs by Andy Freeberg at Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University

Portland Art Museum announces new Director of Education and Public Programs

Gretchen Wagner appointed as Curator of The Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts in Saint Louis

Bringing Van Gogh to life: Watchout powers large-scale projection as new show tours the world

Winterthur celebrates the culture of wine in major exhibition "Uncorked! Wine, Objects & Tradition"

Light Structures: New work by Halima Cassell opens at Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House

First solo UK exhibition of the Iranian artist Mehran Elminia's large-scale abstract paintings opens

Grosvenor Vadehra showcases the best of Contemporary Art from India

Carnegie International Curators put their heads together; Exhibition planning gains momentum

Martin Creed plays Chicago

First Faber-Castell International Drawing Award goes to American artist Trisha Donnelly

Aspen Art Museum announces ArtCrush 2012 Summer Benefit

Most Popular Last Seven Days

1.- A petition decries 'suggestive' painting at New York's Met

2.- Leonardo Da Vinci sold for $450 million is headed to Louvre Abu Dhabi: Official

3.- Desperately seeking this Frida Kahlo painting. Last seen in Poland

4.- Lubaina Himid becomes oldest winner of United Kingdom's Turner Prize

5.- Two Gustav Klimt masterpieces on loan to the National Gallery of Canada

6.- Frick makes its most significant painting purchase in nearly 30 years

7.- Met Opera suspends Levine after sex abuse allegations

8.- Louvre launches appeal to acquire King François I's Book of Hours

9.- Smart-Guard, a new way to pack, ship and store fine art

10.- Save Venice Inc. restores Titian's Madonna di Ca' Pesaro

Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .


Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher:Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez

Royalville Communications, Inc
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
to a Mexican poet.

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site
Tell a Friend
Dear User, please complete the form below in order to recommend the Artdaily newsletter to someone you know.
Please complete all fields marked *.
Sending Mail
Sending Successful