A New Era at the Met
WEDNESDAY, MAY 16 AT 6:30 PM
HOSTS: REBECCA & ARTHUR SAMBERG
GUEST: DANIEL WEISS
With approximately two million objects in its collection representing more than five thousand years of artistic achievement from around the world, seven million visitors annually, and an operating budget of $320 million, the Metropolitan Museum of Art is one of the largest and most diverse art museums in the world. At the helm is President and CEO Dan Weiss, the former president of Haverford and Lafayette colleges. Dr. Weiss will tell us about the challenges and rewards of stewarding this national treasure as he sketches out his plans for The Met’s future.