MACP mentor and Tate St. Ives Artistic Director Anne Barlow accepts the "Art Fund Museum of the Year" on behalf of the museum
July 16, 2018
TATE ST IVES AWARDED ART FUND MUSEUM OF THE YEAR
Yesterday, Tate St Ives was announced as Art Fund Museum of the Year. Anne Barlow, director of Tate St Ives, was presented with the $132,000 prize by artist Isaac Julien and the “world’s best teacher” Andria Zafirakou at an award ceremony at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.
The winner was chosen from five finalists: the Brooklands Museum, Weybridge; the Ferens Art Gallery, Hull; Glasgow Women’s Library; the Postal Museum, London; and Tate St Ives, Cornwall. Each of the other finalist museums received a $13,000 prize in recognition of their achievements.