Lily Siegel Appointed Assistant Curator at High Museum of Art

The High Museum of Art has announced that Lily Siegel will serve as the museum’s assistant curator of modern and contemporary art, reports Siegel, who is currently a curatorial associate at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, stated, “I am thrilled to join the team at the High and to become part of the Atlanta arts community. [Curator] Michael Rooks’s vision to grow the region’s knowledge and appreciation of contemporary art is one I passionately share. This is a very exciting time for the arts in the Southeast; I am honored to be a part of the growth.” Michael Rooks, Wieland Family curator of modern and contemporary art, also commented, “We are excited to have Lily join our curatorial staff. Lily has an impressive record of organizing thought-provoking exhibitions and we look forward to bringing her energy and enthusiasm to the High.”