SFMOMA Elects New Members to Board of Trustees, Salutes Three Staff Members


SAN FRANCISCO, CA.- At its May meeting, the Board of Trustees of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) elected Yves Béhar as the museum’s third Artist Trustee. Béhar joins Irwin Federman, who was also elected as a trustee at the meeting. Board Chair Charles R. Schwab also announced the appointment of Robert J. Fisher as Board President and confirmed the officers of the Board for 2010 to 2011. “These appointments come at a transformative time for SFMOMA. In response to the tremendous growth of the museum’s programming, collections, and audiences in recent years, SFMOMA is planning for an expansion that will triple the museum’s gallery and public spaces; support enhanced exhibitions, educational programs, and services for the public; and showcase the exceptional Doris and Donald Fisher Collection of modern and contemporary art,” says Schwab. Robert Fisher joined