The First Art Newspaper on the Net Established in 1996 United States Saturday, January 31, 2015


Cheekwood Names New Vice President, Development and Marketing
Wil Elder.
NASHVILLE, TN.- Wil Elder has been named Vice President of Development and Marketing at Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art. Wil comes to Nashville after having served as the Major Gifts Officer at McCallie School in Chattanooga for over five years.

“We are delighted to have Wil head up this very important area for Cheekwood,” said Jack Becker, Ph.D., Cheekwood’s President/CEO. “With his recognized talents, he brings a wealth of experience to us that will be significant in overseeing our marketing and development efforts. We look forward to introducing him to the community over the next few weeks.”

At McCallie School in Chattanooga, Wil gained extensive development experience in the area of major gifts, planned gifts, and capital campaigns. He helped lead the institution’s efforts to connect to a wide variety of audiences. Prior to his work in Chattanooga, Wil was Director of Development at Lausanne Collegiate School in Memphis. Wil is a graduate of Presbyterian College in Clinton, SC and has an M.Ed in Educational Leadership from the University of Tennessee, Chattanooga.

Cheekwood is a 55-acre botanical garden and art museum located on the historic Cheek estate. Cheekwood exists to celebrate and preserve its landscape, buildings, and art and botanical collections, and, through these unique means provide an inspiring place for visitors to explore their connections with art, nature and the environment. Cheekwood is located at 1200 Forrest Park Drive in Nashville, 8 miles southwest of downtown Nashville. Open Tuesday – Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. For further information call 615-356-8000 or visit www.cheekwood.org.





Today's News

December 5, 2008

Czars, Wonders of Imperial Russia. Collections of the State Hermitage Museum Opens

Old Master Paintings Realise GBP13,334,000 at Sotheby's

Van Gogh Museum Welcomes Stedelijk Museum with a Fauvists and Expressionists Show

Little Ashes: Movie About Salvador Dali and Federico Garcia Lorca to be Released Spring 2009

Masterwork By Georges Seurat Sells For 4.9 Million Euros Sotheby's Paris

Art is Arp - Drawings, Collages, Reliefs at Strasbourg Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art

Overall Success at Christie's Important American Painters

Daan van Golden: Red or Blue Opens at Camden Arts Centre

American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture Sale at Sotheby's Achieves $25.5 Million

The Morgan Library & Museum to Exhibit Extraordinary Selection of Rare Bookbindings

Vintage Singapore - Souvenirs from the Recent Past To Open at Brunei Gallery

Lineart 2008 Lines Up Prestigious Projects To Entice Art Buyers to Flanders' Premier Art Fair

Smithsonian American Art Museum Presents Nationally Touring Retrospective of Acclaimed Photographer Frank Gohlke

The Museum of Modern Art Presents Focus: Jasper Johns

The Elms Lesters Painting Rooms Book Presented in London

Jane Irish's Now Preserve Launches Preservation Prints Series

Cheekwood Names New Vice President, Development and Marketing

Most Popular Last Seven Days



1.- Egypt conservationists to sue over 'botched' Egyptian Pharaoh Tutankhamun mask repair

2.- Scrolls scorched by Vesuvius may be read again thanks to 21st century technology

3.- Italian government seizes more than 5,000 looted antiquities in record 45-million-euro haul

4.- Remains of at least five people found in Alexander the Great-era tomb in Amphipolis

5.- Munich poised to lift ban on Holocaust memorial project known as Stolpersteine

6.- Rare coin records smashed by Heritage Auctions at Florida United Numismatists Convention

7.- Bonhams to offer Alan Turing's hidden manuscript on the foundations of mathematics and computer science

8.- Jane Wilson, painter of luminous landscapes, dies at the age of 90 in New York

9.- First exhibition in the UK to examine Rubens’ influence on art history opens in London

10.- Paul Simonon presents a series of new paintings at London's Institute of Contemporary Arts

Related Stories



Important Judaica and Israeli & international art bring a combined $7.9 million at Sotheby's New York

Tunisia to auction ousted despot's treasures

Andy Warhol's Mao portraits excluded from the Beijing and Shanghai shows next year

China criticises French Qing dynasty seal auction

Christie's announces auction marking the first half century of the popular and luxurious interiors shop Guinevere

Nine new exhibits debut at San Diego International Airport

Rembrandt masterpiece "Portrait of Catrina Hooghsaet" back on display at National Museum Cardiff

Amber: 40-million-year-old fossilised tree resin is Baltic gold

Egyptian artist Iman Issa wins the Ist FHN Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona Award

The main chapel of the Basilica of Santa Croce open for visits after five year restoration



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, .

 

Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher: Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez - Marketing: Carla Gutiérrez
Special Contributor: Liz Gangemi - Special Advisor: Carlos Amador
Contributing Editor: Carolina Farias

Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org theavemaria.org juncodelavega.org facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site