The Houston art world was stunned this morning to hear the news of Museum of Fine Arts director Peter Marzio's death from cancer.
He had been extremely private about his battle. The news was first reported by CultureMap.
Marzio was an internationally-known art figure, having helmed the MFAH ... More >>
Since the death of oil tycoon Robert Chaney, questions have been raised regarding the fate of the famous Chaney family art collection. (Chaney committed suicide in late October of this year.)A small part of that question was answered Friday when the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston announced eight major ... More >>
In his 14 years as Director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Peter Marzio has increased the MFA's endowment tenfold, tripled MFA Membership and gotten it started on a huge new home. He hasn't done badly for himself, either.