Today is Sunday February 16, 2020
go to ktbb homepage
mobile homepage
listen to our live streams
Advertisement
Advertisement

Anne Marion, founder of Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, dies

Posted/updated on: February 14, 2020 at 9:46 am
Print Friendly, PDF & Email

DALLAS (AP) — Texas oil and ranching heiress Anne Marion, who founded the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum in Santa Fe, New Mexico, has died. She was 81. Cody Hartley, director of the O’Keeffe museum, said in a statement that Marion died Tuesday in California. He called her a “passionate arts patron, determined leader, and generous philanthropist.” Marion and her husband, John Marion, established the museum in 1997. She served as the chair of the board of trustees until 2016.


Advertisement Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement Advertisement