Anderson, Maxwell L.
- Maxwell L. Anderson is director of the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City.
1977-1981 - Anderson received an A.B. from Dartmouth with highest distinction in Art History, and A.M. and Ph.D. degrees from Harvard, having spent abroad as Harvard's Frederick Sheldon Traveling Fellow.
- He was an assistant curator at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
1985 - He taught in the Department of Art & Archaeology at Princeton University, and at the Università di Roma.
1987 - He became director of Emory University's Michael C. Carlos Museum.
1990 - He was decorated as Commendore, or Commander of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Italy.
1995 - Anderson was previously director of the Art Gallery of Ontario.
1998 - He was director of Toronto's Art Gallery of Ontario and of the Michael C. Carlos Museum at Emory University in Atlanta.
- Anderson was the Alice Pratt Brown Director of the Whitney Museum of American Art.
1999 - Was a Cultural Laureate of the New York City Historic Landmarks Preservation Center.
- He has taught at Princeton University and the University of Rome.
2004 - Anderson was a Principal with AEA Consulting of New York and London, specializing in planning for the cultural sector.
2006 - Maxwell L. Anderson has been The Melvin & Bren Simon Director & CEO of the Indianapolis Museum of Art since May.
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