Dakin Hart Appointed Senior Curator of Noguchi Museum

The Noguchi Museum in Long Island City, New York, has appointed Dakin Hart senior curator, effective February 2013, reports Michael H. Miller of GalleristNY. Hart, an independent curator and researcher, previously served as assistant director to the Nasher Sculpture Center in Dallas between 2002 and 2004. Most recently, he organized a retrospective of Davi Det Hompson that is on view at the ZieherSmith Gallery in New York. Hart will now be responsible for the museum’s “curatorial affairs, publication planning and logistics, and the care and interpretation of the collection,” which approaches its thirtieth anniversary.