The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 United States Thursday, April 26, 2018

Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh appoints Michele Fabrizi as new Board Chair
She joined MARC USA in 1982, and in 2003, was named President and CEO of the nationwide advertising division, the post she holds today.

PITTSBURGH, PA.- Michele Fabrizi has been named the new board chair at The Andy Warhol Museum. Fabrizi’s responsibilities will include working with the board to develop the mission and strategy of the museum, and recommend an operating budget. Fabrizi will oversee the board in developing new programs, raising funds, and establishing committees to carry out the work of the board. In addition, Fabrizi will evaluate members of the museum’s board, advise the museum director, and make recommendations for the appointment of individuals to the museum board. Fabrizi now also serves as a trustee of Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh and a member of its Executive Committee.

“I’ve always been a fan of Andy Warhol – he was such an original, a game-changer and that’s the appeal to me. Beyond my admiration for Warhol and his art, having this iconic museum in Pittsburgh is very important to me. It’s another way to show the world that we’re a place of innovation – one that has influenced the world – that we are really a region of game changers,” Fabrizi stated.

Fabrizi received a B.S. in Communications from Carlow University. She joined MARC USA in 1982, and in 2003, was named President and CEO of the nationwide advertising division, the post she holds today. Prior to this, as President and Chief Executive Officer of MARC USA’s Pittsburgh headquarters, she oversaw unprecedented growth of the company. Her honors include Adweek magazine Outstanding Woman in Advertising, Pennsylvania Department of Commerce Fifty Best Women in Business, Carlow University Woman of Spirit, Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce Athena Award, YWCA of Greater Pittsburgh Tribute to Women - Communications and Girl Scouts of SW Pennsylvania Woman of Distinction.

“We are thrilled to welcome Michele Fabrizi as board chair to The Warhol. As a successful entrepreneur and businesswoman, and as a philanthropist and supporter of the arts, Michele is a regional powerhouse. With her guidance, I know that she will help us take the museum in new and exciting directions,” stated Eric C. Shiner, director of The Warhol.

Fabrizi’s appointment as board chair was effective on June 29, 2012. She replaced former board chair Randall S. Dearth, who will remain on The Warhol board.

Today's News

July 20, 2012

Artefacts found before the construction of the Olympic Park on view at Museum of London

Exhibition explores the private side of Josef Albers's work and the influence of the U.S. and Mexico in his career

Twenty-seven newly discovered letters reveal details of the search for Captain Scott and his companions

Claremont Rug Company exhibits "The Bostonian Collection," important 19th century Oriental carpets

World's second largest fashion collection at The Chicago History Museum goes digital

Mark Cavendish and Boris Johnson among 40 new portraits of London 2012 stars

Turner Prize-nominated artist Tracey Emin calls Olympic torch run a surreal experience

$5 million Gift from alumni endows directorship of Princeton University Art Museum

Saatchi Online launches world's largest online exhibition created by top curators from around the world

Flowers Gallery offers an exploration of environmental interventions in contemporary photography

Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh appoints Michele Fabrizi as new Board Chair

Russia comes to London's summer celebrations in the shape of an extraordinary exhibition

Major sales by Mallett at Masterpiece include important rediscovered chairs and a king's desk

Glasgow-based artist Andrew Miller exhibits at Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art

Fashion District rolls out the green carpet on Broadway

Mattress Factory welcomes new Director of Education

Philbrook debuts Campana Brothers exhibition to North America

New Zealand artist brings smiles to children at Brookdale Hospital

Exceptional roster of Porsche race cars join the starting grid for RM's eagerly awaited Monterey sale

Most Popular Last Seven Days

1.- Boy and an amateur archaeologist unearth legendary Danish king's trove in Germany

2.- Exhibition at The Met illustrates what visitors encountered at The palace of Versailles

3.- Philadelphia Museum of Art opens "Modern Times: American Art 1910-1950"

4.- Exhibition at Michael Hoppen Gallery presents a cross-section of works from Thomas Mailaender's career

5.- New York's Chelsea Hotel celebrity door auction raises $400,000

6.- Stevie Ray Vaughan's first guitar drives Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Auction to nearly $2.9 million

7.- Lichtenstein's Nude with Blue Hair tops $2.4 million sale of Modern & Contemporary Prints & Multiples

8.- $6.7 million Fancy Intense Blue Diamond sets auction record at Sotheby's New York

9.- Mexico court blocks sales of controversial Frida Kahlo Barbie doll

10.- Dutch museums to conduct new research on the paintings of Pieter de Hooch

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