A Passionate Collector and New Trustee This fall, the Board of Trustees welcomed its newest member—passionate collector, patron, and champion of the arts Carl Gustaf Ehrnrooth of Helsinki, Finland.
Juan Ignacio Named Chief Officer for Global Strategies Vidarte was previously Director General of the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and will retain this position, dividing his time between Bilbao and New York.
Richard Armstrong has been appointed director of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation. Armstrong was previously the director of the Carnegie Museum of Art in Pittsburgh.
Zaha Hadid, Pritzker Prize–winning architect and subject of a major retrospective at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in 2006, has won the architectural competition for a proposed new museum in Vilnius, Lithuania.