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posted by CAA — Apr 15, 2016

People in the News lists new hires, positions, and promotions in three sections: Academe, Museums and Galleries, and Organizations and Publications.

The section is published every two months: in February, April, June, August, October, and December. To learn more about submitting a listing, please follow the instructions on the main Member News page.

April 2016

Academe

Robin Kelsey, Shirley Carter Burden Professor of Photography and chair of the Department of History of Art and Architecture at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, has been appointed dean of art and humanities at his school.

Robert Storr, dean of the Yale University School of Art in New Haven, Connecticut, has resigned from his position.

Museums and Galleries

Adrienne Edwards, a curator for Performa in New York, has been appointed curator at large for the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Katharine Martinez, director of the University of Arizona’s Center for Creative Photography in Tucson, has retired.