The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 Sunday, April 11, 2021


Terra Foundation adds Huey Copeland and Clare Muñana to board of directors
Muñana is president of Ancora Associates, Inc., the international management consulting firm she founded in 1987, and the Blue Foundation, a family foundation.



CHICAGO, IL.- The Terra Foundation for American Art welcomed Huey Copeland and Clare Muñana to its board of directors. Copeland is the Andrew W. Mellon Professor at the National Gallery of Art in Washington D.C. (2020–22); and Muñana is president of Ancora Associates, Inc., the international management consulting firm she founded in 1987, and the Blue Foundation, a family foundation.

“Huey Copeland and Clare Muñana are ambassadors for American art who bring deep experience to the Terra Foundation’s board of directors,” said Joseph P. Gromacki, chair of the Terra Foundation for American Art board of directors. “Dr. Copeland’s interdisciplinary art historical approach and Ms. Muñana’s work in international collaborations and education make their perspectives integral to future deliberations to further the foundation’s mission to foster the exploration and understanding of American visual art for audiences around the world.”

In addition to his role at the National Gallery of Art, Copeland has been art history faculty since 2005 at Northwestern University, where he also enjoyed affiliations to programs in African American, critical, gender, and performance studies. On January 1, 2021, he will assume a new post, BFC Presidential Associate Professor, in the Department of History of Art at the University of Pennsylvania. His research and teaching focus on global modern and contemporary art with an emphasis on articulations of Blackness in the modern visual field.




Copeland currently serves on the International Advisory Board of Art History, the Curatorial Board of Iceberg Projects, and the Board of the International Consortium of Critical Theory Programs. In 2019, his contributions to the field were recognized by the High Museum of Art with the David C. Driskell Prize in African American Art and Art History. An editor of October and a contributing editor of Artforum, Copeland has also published in numerous journals, including American Art, Art Journal, ASAP/J, and The Brooklyn Rail, as well as in international exhibition catalogues and essay collections. Copeland earned a BA from the University of Michigan, and both an MA and PhD in the history of art from the University of California, Berkeley.

Muñana served on the Terra Foundation’s board of directors from 2009–14, serving five of her eight eligible years. She has worked with nonprofit and public and private sector clients in the United States, Europe, Africa, and Latin America, and has a strong interest in education and youth. Muñana has worked on various Chicago City Hall projects and served for 10 years as vice president of the City of Chicago Board of Education.

Muñana is a trustee and chair of the International Committee of the Aspen Institute, and she serves as a board member of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, the Middle East Investment Initiative, and After School Matters, as well as has served on numerous other civic boards and commissions. Muñana earned a BA from Boston College, an MA in international economics and politics from the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) at Johns Hopkins University, and an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University. She received the Chevalier de l’Ordre National du Mérite for her work in the arts and education in Chicago.

“The foundation’s staff and board warmly welcome Ms. Muñana and Dr. Copeland to our board of directors,” said Sharon Corwin, Terra Foundation president and CEO. “Our board members are dedicated leaders who bring a variety of backgrounds and experiences to the foundation. They actively work to stimulate conversations about American art around the world to reach new audiences and grow robust scholarly networks. I have been learning from Dr. Copeland for decades since we were both graduate students at UC Berkeley, and Ms. Muñana has already become an important thought partner. I am so excited to be working with them both!”










Today's News

December 9, 2020

Long-lost Flemish masterpiece discovered in Brussels district hall

Man who found hidden treasure in the Rocky Mountains is revealed

Phillips' Evening Sale of 20th Century & Contemporary Art realizes $134.6 million

Supreme Court hears Holocaust survivors' cases against Hungary and Germany

Freeman's best Fine Art sale since 2004 achieves $5.2 million

Christie's announces December Design Auction in New York

Hindman once again exceeds estimates in second Antiquities, Islamic & Indian Art Auction

Yoko Ono urges gun control on 40th anniversary of John Lennon's death

First exhibition in Russia dedicated to Cecil Beaton opens at the State Hermitage Museum

The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana once again exceeds estimates at Cowan's Auctions

A quarantine project is a thank-you to nurses

Al Held's first solo presentation in London since 2008 on view at White Cube

Milwaukee Art Museum names Robert Stein as Deputy Director and Chief Experience Officer

Terra Foundation adds Huey Copeland and Clare Muñana to board of directors

A costly quip angers Chinese moviegoers, and a film gets yanked

Leading photography gallery Higher Pictures Generation opens in DUMBO

Tiwani Contemporary now representing Umar Rashid (Frohawk Two Feathers)

'A Suitable Boy' finally finds its perfect match: Mira Nair

New York Philharmonic musicians agree to years of pandemic pay cuts

Independent musicians thrive as pandemic silences Bollywood

Natalie Desselle, comedic heart of 'BAPS' and 'Eve,' dies at 53

Prinseps break auction records for Bhanu Athaiya and Atul Bose

Tatjana Pieters presents an exhibition of works by Indrikis Gelzis

Gallery representing upcoming European talent opens in London's West End

10 Ways to Improve Your Painting Skills

The Algorithm of How to Buy Essay Online Cheap

Going on a Magical Adventure with Photographer and Author Michael Blanchard in His New Book 'Through A Sober Lens

How do I know if I have a wrongful death case

Types of warranties on cars

How does commercial electrical estimating work?

Step by step brief guide to becoming a professional building estimator




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 avemariasound.org juncodelavega.com 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
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