Max Hollein, new director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, has several pressing issues to address early in his tenure. Photo: Alamy

New Met director Max Hollein must resolve contemporary art conundrum

Hollein must balance showing contemporary art with the Metropolitan Museum’s other core commitments, especially with critics questioning the necessity of a planned US$600 million wing dedicated to the period

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Max Hollein, new director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, has several pressing issues to address early in his tenure. Photo: Alamy
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