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New Director at Baylor University’s Martin Museum of Art

Allison Chew Syltie has been named the new director at Baylor University’s Martin Museum of Art. She’s filling a role left vacant by Karin Gilliam, who has served as the director of the Martin Museum of Art for the past ten years. Since 2008, Syltie has worked at the Pearce Museum at Navarro College as the curator for the museum’s art collection. She later became the director of the museum.

The Martin Museum has a permanent collection of approximately 1,300 objects, including art by Francisco de Goya, Kathe Kollwitz, and Robert Rauschenberg.