Athena Society Selects New Art
April 18: The Vero Beach Museum of Art’s Athena Society held their annual dinner to determine which pieces of art to purchase for VBMA’s permanent collection. Members chose Jaume Plensa’s sculpture titled Yorkshire Soul III as their first choice, and Marc Sijan’s Gallery Guard Seated II as their second. Each piece represents a unique aspect of contemporary sculpture, filling a special niche in the museum’s permanent collection.
The VBMA Athena Society is a core group of museum supporters whose mission is to preserve and present important American and international works of art.
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