Dia Art Foundation Appoints Jeffrey Weiss New Director

 

Dia Art Foundation Appoints Jeffrey Weiss New Director, MINUS SPACE, Brooklyn

(photo: Jacquelyn Martin, AP) 

The Dia Art Foundation has appointed Jeffrey Weiss, currently head of the department of modern and contemporary art at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, its new director.  Weiss has worked at the National Gallery since 1994.  There he organized such as exhibitions as Jasper Johns: An Allegory of Painting, 1955-1965; Mark Rothko; and Cy Twombly: The Sculpture.