Philippe Vergne Bring Hope to Dia Art Foundation
Photo: Cameron Wittig
Art: Regia Marinho
Among Mr. Vergne’s biggest challenges, as the Dia's new director, Mr. Vergne, 42, will be responsible for helping the foundation find and develop a permanent exhibition space in New York City.
Mr. Vergne is a highly respected museum professional in the world of contemporary art.
He's a prominent contemporary-art curator who began his career at the Walker in 1997, has curated several high-profile exhibitions. Mr. Vergne is scheduled to begin his new role September 15.