Quote of the Day: Walter Hopps
|Ed Kienholz, Walter Hopps Hopps Hopps, 1959. The Menil Collection, Houston|
"Each year I hope we have less attendance because the quality of the experience will be greater for those who do come."
—Walter Hopps (during his tenure as director of the Menil Collection)
This week Artnet News reported that American museums' "attendance recovery has slowed, with some cultural institutions finding that audience levels have stagnated or dropped over the last year."