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Risha Lee, PhDJanuary 18, 2013: Risha K. Lee, PhD, has been appointed the new Jane Emison Assistant Curator of South and Southeast Asian Art. This position has been made possible by a Mellon Challenge Grant, a National Endowment for the Humanities Challenge Grant, and matching funds from Jane Emison.

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Verso iPad appNovember 16, 2012: Verso, the MIA’s new digital publication for the iPad, gives you a behind-the-scenes look at art and the pursuit of artistic passions. Available for free at the App Store, the debut issue delivers engaging content, rotating images, videos, interviews, and links to give you backstage access to the MIA.

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November 15, 2012: The digital edition of Minneapolis Institute of Art 2011-2012 Annual Report to Our Members and the Community is available online. This interactive format allows you to easily read, search, and click on links for videos, resources, and more.

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Tuesday, June 7, 2011 The Minneapolis Institute of Art (MIA), home to one of the most important Asian art collections in the nation, today announced the appointment of Liu Yang, Ph.D., as the new curator of Chinese art and head of the museum’s Department of Asian Art. The MIA also announced the creation of two new, mid-level curatorships in Asian art, spurred by a challenge grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

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