Museum and Art Center News

November 2000
Art Papers Magazine;Nov/Dec2000, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p7
This section offers news briefs related to museums and art centers in the U.S. The Louise Wells Cameron Art Museum in Wilmington, North Carolina, has been awarded a $500,000 challenge grant from the Kresge Foundation. Museum of New Art in Detroit, Michigan, has established a permanent locale at 19 North Saginaw Street in Pontiac. The Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts opened its new museum in a renovated passenger railroad car factory in the Wilmington.


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