Tuesday, May 26, 2009

"When people say, 'You can't sell the art,' I say, 'OK, can we close five departments on campus?' Tell me what I can do. This is the problem"

The Jerusalem Post had a lengthy piece this weekend on Brandeis and the Rose Museum, which "had come to embody the legacy of the postwar generation of American Jewish art collectors, many of them successful entrepreneurs who rose from immigrant tenements to university boards through sheer force of will and imagination."