Mr. Alex Nyerges, Director of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, will be joining Virginia Art Chat on Saturday, April 13th 2013 at 3:00 p.m presenting a program entitled “Virginia is Our First Name” featuring Virginia artists from the VMFA collection and contemporary Virginia artists.
The presentation will be followed by a reception. All are welcome, the event is free of charge.
Virginia Art Chat is meeting at Gallery Flux, 307 B England Street, Ashland, Virginia 23005,[masked], [masked].
Currently the chair of the Program Committee of the Association of Art Museum Directors, Nyerges came to VMFA from the Dayton Art Institute, where he was director and CEO from 1992 to 2006. Before his assignment in Ohio, Nyerges was the executive director of the Mississippi Museum of Art in Jackson, a position he also held at the De Land Museum of Art in Florida.