Stedelijk Director Calls for Consideration of “De-Growth” for Museums

March 13th, 2017

The New York Times reports on comments by Beatrix Ruf, director of the Stedelijk Museum, noting that the time may have come for museums to focus on more sustainable modes of growth and operation.  “We always want as many people to see our exhibitions as possible,” she says, “but when we think specifically in terms of ticket buyers, that might have an impact on the decisions we make about quality.”

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