The First Art Newspaper on the Net    Established in 1996 Thursday, May 19, 2022


Dr. Carol R. Angle creates second endowment at The Fralin Museum of Art at UVA
M. Jordan Love photographed by Daniel Addison, UVA Communications.



CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA.- The Fralin Museum of Art at the University of Virginia has received a gift of nearly $1.6 million from Dr. Carol R. Angle. In creating this endowment, the University of Virginia matched this gift by adding additional funds totaling nearly $800,000, through the University’s Bicentennial Professors Fund. The endowment supports and names the museum’s academic curator position, the Carol R. Angle Academic Curator. Since its inception in 2012 through funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, M. Jordan Love has held this position.

This is the second endowment created by Angle for the Fralin. Now retired in Charlottesville, Angle has made it her mission to address many of the world’s greatest challenges. After spending 45 years at the University of Nebraska Medical Center as a pediatrician, nephrologist and toxicologist, Angle became known as one of the nation’s leading experts on lead poisoning. Today, the self-described “museum hound” and longtime patron of the Fralin has shifted her focus to the arts and education in her community and how it can address both health and community issues. In 2016, Angle also created the Angle Exhibition Fund at the Fralin, which was the first named endowment to support exhibitions at the museum.

“I am profoundly deaf, I have been since the age of 25, and because of that, I have always been interested in the visual arts,” said Angle. “I have always been impressed by how much the Fralin is able to do, with limited resources. I want to provide the financial support across multiple areas of the museum allowing the wonderful staff to think even bigger.”

“Carol is a wonderful example of a donor who cares and wants to create a better museum environment for our students, visitors and staff,” said Matthew McLendon, J. Sanford Miller family director at the Fralin. “Jordan Love’s work with medical students and undergraduates directly supports broad-based student engagement, and this endowment allows the academic curator to be ambitious and think long-term for UVA and the Fralin.”

Love’s career as an architectural historian, educator and museum curator spans more than 20 years. As academic curator, she teaches a combined museum studies class and internship program, which includes an annual student-curated exhibition at the Fralin. Love works with University faculty to include museum exhibitions and collections in their classroom activities. She also teaches undergraduate courses in the McIntire Department of Art that utilize the museum’s permanent collection and offers workshops designed to build the skills of current and future medical clinicians.

The Carol R. Angle Academic Curator is the second arts-related position the Bicentennial Professors Fund has supported; the first was the J. Sanford Miller Family Director at the Fralin. The Fund is a $150 million initiative launched in December 2017 to leverage private philanthropy to attract and retain top faculty and scholars through matching funds from the University’s Strategic Investment Fund. Endowed professorships support salaries for emerging, mid-career and distinguished scholars and can also support the research and scholarly pursuits of chair holders such as the recruitment of graduate students and securing laboratory space. The Bicentennial Professors Fund is the second signature fundraising initiative (after the Bicentennial Scholars Fund, which provides undergraduate need- and merit-based scholarships and graduate fellowships) that leverages UVA’s resources to generate new support for key priorities outlined in the University’s strategic plan.










Today's News

February 5, 2020

Vero Beach Museum of Art opens exhibition of American art from The Phillips Collection

Wonders that blossomed in the desert

Spain court doubles jail term for Picasso-smuggling banker

Janet Borden, Inc. opens an exhibition of works by David Brandon Geeting

Casa Museo of the Fondazione Paolo e Carolina Zani opens in Brescia

Li Qing's first solo exhibition with Almine Rech opens in London

The Campaign for the New Bruce completes $1 million fundraising match

Freeman's to sell notable works by Wharton Esherick from historic Hedgerow Theatre Collection

Sotheby's presents Alfred Stieglitz, Georgia O'keeffe, Juan Hamilton: Passage

Phillips' overall sales total $908 million in 2019

The Snite Museum of Art offers an intimate look at the work of Chinese artist Chao Shao-an

Koman Fine Art in Vero Beach announces solo exhibition of works by Jeffery C. Becton

Unique Saxon coin found that has rewritten history of London to be sold at Dix Noonan Webb

Dr. Carol R. Angle creates second endowment at The Fralin Museum of Art at UVA

Exhibition at SALT Beyoğlu offers a new interpretation of the Bauhaus

Andréhn-Schiptjenko exhibits a series of new works by Annika von Hausswolff

Solo exhibition of large-scale sculptures by Karyn Olivier explores the emotional weight of monuments

Kehrer Verlag publishes 'Doug's Gym: The Last of Its Kind' by Norm Diamond

India Art Fair 2020 closes successful 12th edition

Ukraine filmmaker Sentsov meets Trudeau

Major exhibition surveys new directions in figurative painting

World & Ancient Coins January 2020 sales surpass $17 million at Heritage Auctions

Weaver Family Foundation Fund gift supports Cummer Museum leadership

Payday Loans Near Me

Are you hungry for success in Apple Music?

Office Relocation - How OW Can Help You!

How Your Office Workspace Affects Your Company

BEST CHERRY MX BLUE MECHANICAL KEYBOARDS

How a paraphrasing tool can assist you in writing?

All about Cigars and smokers




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
(1941 - 2019)
Editor & Publisher: Jose Villarreal
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez

sa gaming free credit

Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org juncodelavega.com facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. 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 Parroquia Natividad del Señor
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