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.
The works in Fault Lines prove that abstraction need not be confined to the inner life of the artist.
Situated at the intersection of sculpture and performance this provocative work reimagines abstract art through an exploration of the Black female body.
Can non-representational art reflect social change?
The 2021 Arnold Newman Lecture is free with registration and will take place virtually on February 17 at 12pm EST.
The PMA Union will become one of the largest unionized museum workforces in the country.
The results of the examination, shared with staff in an online meeting on Tuesday, July 28, paint a grim picture that implicates all levels of the museum’s leadership.
News of the election follows PMA’s announcement that it would cut over 20% of its workforce via furloughs and voluntary separation agreements.
Employees tell the Philadelphia Inquirer that James A. Cincotta would hit, slap, punch, pinch, and shove his colleagues to the point of bruising and tears, as well as denigrate them verbally, often in public.
Over 300 former and current PMA employees signed a petition saying the recent sexual misconduct allegations against Joshua Helmer, the museum’s former assistant director of interpretation, “barely scratch the surface.”