MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) – The global Art Basel organization has a new director who will concentrate solely on the art world in the Americas.READ MORE: Attorney: School Gunman Nikolas Cruz To Plead Guilty To Massacre; Parkland Families React
The organization which operates annual art fairs in Miami Beach, Switzerland and Hong Kong announced Tuesday that Noah Horowitz, 35, will begin the new position in August.READ MORE: Nikolas Cruz Pleads Guilty In BSO Jail Guard Attack
Horowitz, for the past four years, has been the executive director of the Armory Show in New York.
Art Basel Director Marc Spiegler, according to CBS4 News partner the Miami Herald, says the organization’s leaders had been discussing the value of having a director who could oversee art in the Americas.MORE NEWS: Parkland Survivor David Hogg On Potential Guilty Plea: 'It's Horrific That Our Community Has To Continue Going Through This'
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