Issue #235  10/16/2017
Anne Breckenridge Barrett Appointed Director of the Center for Creative Photography
Anne Breckenridge Barrett
Anne Breckenridge Barrett

The University of Arizona’s Center for Creative Photography has appointed Anne Breckenridge Barrett as Director.

Breckenridge Barrett has over 20 years of experience in museums, non-profit management, and law. She is currently the Director of Collections and Exhibitions at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), a position she has held since 2013.

Among her accomplishments, she helped shepherd and produce landmark exhibitions including "David Bowie Is", "Kerry James Marshall: Mastry", and the recent "Takashi Murakami: The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg".

She begins her appointment at the often-controversial institution in January 2018.