The museum welcomed the workers back with an ice cream social, and many of them didn’t appreciate it.
After nearly three weeks on the picket line, the union says management compromised on all five of their demands in a hard-fought agreement.
As union members continue their indefinite strike, the museum’s social media profiles were flooded with messages of support for workers.
We are fighting for ourselves and the working standards we deserve, but we are also fighting for the heart and future of the institution.
The museum and union have yet to agree on wages and healthcare.
The PMA Union authorized a one-day strike on September 16, days after it filed an Unfair Labor Practices complaint against the institution.
The workers voted in favor of a strike authorization by a 99% margin just days after filing an unfair labor practice complaint against the museum.
The union’s third rally since April brought together national and local labor leaders to demand that management meets at the bargaining table in good faith.
Minimalism sought to empty out narrative pictorial content. Scully’s goal has been to put it back.
The workers called on the museum to agree to fair wages, affordable health benefits, and job protections for employees.
The new online archive hosts 18,000 digitized documents and almost 50,000 photographs related to the artist’s life and work.
The artwork was looted by Nazis before it was purchased by a New York collector and friend of Mondrian, who donated it to the PMA.