The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Names Steven High as Executive Director


SARASOTA, FL.- Steven High was named executive director of The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, home to the Ca’ d’Zan mansion, Museum of Art featuring a rare Old Masters collection, Circus Museum and Historic Asolo Theater. The announcement was made after Eric J. Barron, president of The Florida State University, approved his appointment by the Ringling Museum Board of Directors. “Today is a great day for the state of Florida, The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, and the future of this iconic and beloved Sarasota institution,” Barron said. “With Steven High at the helm, I have every confidence that The Ringling Museum possesses the artistic and business leadership required to achieve ever greater prominence and excellence building on its outstanding reputation for its art collection, programming, educational opportunities, buildings, library, grounds and gardens, an