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Personnel File 9/20/13

OCMA Director Departs  Newport Beach’s Orange County Museum of Art announced the resignation of its 10-year director, Dennis Szakacs, effective Dec. 31. Szakacs, of Laguna Beach, has served as OCMA’s director and chief executive since April 2003, and will consult for the museum...

Personnel File 9/13/13

OCMA Director Departs Newport Beach’s Orange County Museum of Art announced the resignation of its 10-year director, Dennis Szakacs, effective Dec. 31. Szakacs, of Laguna Beach, has served as OCMA’s director and chief executive since April 2003, and will consult for the museum...

For the Arts, ‘09 Ends on a Hopeful Note

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” Charles Dickens’ timeless pronouncement from “A Tale of Two Cities” proves a fitting corollary for arts organizations in 2009. The worst? That would be the over-arching recession that shriveled the support of donors and the...