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  • With its renowned collection of classic and contemporary art and award-winning architecture by Richard Meier and Renzo Piano, the High Museum of Art has grown from its origins in a stately home on Peachtree Street to become the leading art museum in the southeastern United States.

    2014-2015 Board of Directors

    Louise Sams, Chair, Board of Directors
    Charles L. Abney III, Chair elect
    Sally McDaniel, Vice-Chair Administration & Board Support
    Nena Griffith, Vice-Chair Collections
    Michael Keough, Vice-Chair Exhibitions
    Dan Baldwin, Vice-Chair Finance & Operations and Treasurer
    Bert Clark, Vice-Chair Advancement
    Spring Asher, Vice-Chair Education
    Sidney Rodbell, Vice-Chair Marketing & Communications
    Robin Howell, Vice-Chair Nominations
    Alton Adams
    Lauren Amos
    Radcliffe Bailey
    Dan Baldwin
    Tom Bell
    Joe Best
    Daniel W. Boone III
    Ron Brill
    Jack Capers*
    Elaine Davis
    Barbarella Diaz
    Jerome Dobson
    Scott C. Dozier
    Brooke Jackson Edmond
    Howard Elkins
    Peggy Foreman
    Nancy Green
    Newell Harbin
    Marge Harvey
    Sara Hehir
    James L. Henderson III*†
    Ben Hill
    R. Glenn Hilliard*
    Kathleen Hohlstein
    Jack K. Holland
    Karen Hughes
    Bahman M. Irvani
    Jane Jackson
    West Johnson
    Derek Johnston
    Baxter Jones
    Walter E. Jospin
    Sarah Kenan Kennedy
    Michael Keough
    Wendy Kopp
    Jane Lanier
    Elaine L. Levin
    Bertram L. Levy
    Tim X. Mapes
    Joan Marmo
    Merry McCleary*
    Anna Mershon
    James H. Morgens
    Pratap C. Mukharji*
    Eliza Kraft Olander
    Sanford H. Orkin
    Richard C. Parker
    Jarel Portman
    Douglas F. Reid
    Arthur H. Richardson
    Helen B. Rieser
    Michael J. Russell
    D. Jack Sawyer, Jr.
    M. Alexis Scott
    Sharon Newell Shirley
    John Shlesinger
    F. Terry Stent*†
    Michelle Sullivan
    Chelton D. Tanger
    Amanda Taylor
    Henrie Treadwell
    Harriet Warren
    Joan Whitcomb
    John F. Wieland*†
    Doug Williams
    Loraine Williams
    Elizabeth Willett
    Diane L. Wisebram
    Ex-Officio Non-Voting
    Virginia Hepner,* President & CEO, Woodruff Arts Center
    Michael E. Shapiro, Nancy & Holcombe T. Green, Jr. Director, High Museum of Art
    Life Directors
    William N. Banks, Jr.
    Jane C. Black
    Elizabeth Hale Barnett
    Lucinda W. Bunnen
    Frances B. Bunzl
    Hon. Anne Cox Chambers
    Jacqueline F. Clark
    Thomas G. Cousins†
    Richard A. Denny, Jr.†
    David Driskell
    Rawson Foreman†
    Charlotte R. Garson
    M. Anthony Greene
    T. Marshall Hahn, Jr.
    Fay Howell
    Donald R. Keough
    Catherine Rawson
    Fred Richman
    Henry C. Schwob
    John W. Spiegel†
    Mark K. Taylor
    Howard S. Stein
    Marjorie West
    * Executive Committee includes all Officers as well as Directors noted with an asterisk
    † Past Board of Directors Chair

    History of the High

    High Museum of Art Overview
    • Birdman, Atlanta, 2008
    • Blue Truck Bed, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, 2000
    • Camel Bubbles, Atlanta, 2006
    • Daddy Z’s, Atlanta, 2009
    • Midway In The Rain
    • MM Worcester
    • Naked Bench
    • Red Wall Tree Shadow
    • White On White
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    High Museum of Art Overview

    The High is the leading art museum in the Southeastern U.S. With more than 15,000 works of art in its permanent collection, the High has an extensive anthology of 19th- and 20th-century American and decorative art; significant holdings of European paintings; a growing collection of African American art; and burgeoning collections of modern and contemporary art, photography, folk art and African art. The High is also dedicated to supporting and collecting works by Southern artists.