"Crowded Market"

by: Laurent Casimir, Haitian Artist 1928-1990



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Oil on Masonite36 x 48 in. (91.44 x 121.92 cm)
Gift to MAM from Richard and Erna Flagg
M1991.117
Photo by Larry Sanders









Interview with Milwaukee Art Museum's Sr. Director of Development: Mary Albrecht


What does your job as Director of Development entail? ( Jude)



In this tough financial climate what creative things have you had to do to raise funds? (Jude)



If someone wanted to do your job, what should they study? (Holly)



What are the advantages/disadvantages to being part of a non-profit organization? (Holly)





What is a donor? (Anthony)




How often do you get to enjoy the art and architecture in your workspace? Is it inspiring to work in such a place? (MELINDA)




How difficult is it to get support for the arts in Milwaukee? (Anthony)





What is your greatest achievement for MAM? (Jeanne)



Voicethread on Laurent Casimir






Resources

http://www.travelinghaiti.com/history_of_haiti/francois_duvalier.asp
http://www.blackpast.org/?q=gah/duvalier-francois-papa-doc-1907-1971
http://www.artshaitian.com/Pages/haitianart2pira.html
http://www.westindiesbooks.com/CasimirLaurent01.aspx
http://www.carrieartcollection.com/gallery/paintings/cedor.html
http://www.egallery.com/art/?id=1324