Director's Blog

  • Fall 2019

    Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Director Ian Wardropper discusses the Frick’s fall exhibitions focused on artists Bertoldo di Giovanni and Édouard Manet, as well as Meissen porcelain. MORE »
  • Summer 2019

    Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Director Ian Wardropper discusses the recent announcement of a named position at the Frick, as well as current exhibitions, includingElective Affinities: Edmund de Waal at The Frick Collection.

  • Winter 2019

    Director Ian Wardropper encourages visitors to view the architectural model of the proposed renovation and discusses the current exhibition, Moroni: The Riches of Renaissance Portraiture.

  • Fall 2018

    Director Ian Wardropper discusses current and upcoming exhibitions, including Luigi Valadier: Splendor in Eighteenth-Century Rome.

  • Honoring the Past and Enhancing the Future: A Conversation with Director Ian Wardropper

    Director Ian Wardropper (along with Publications Editor Rebecca Brooke), discusses the Frick’s plans to upgrade and expand its buildings, the institution’s first comprehensive upgrade since 1935. 

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  • Winter 2018

    Director Ian Wardropper looks ahead to programs of the coming months and discusses the Frick’s inclusion in Apollo Magazine’s “best of 2017” awards. 

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  • Fall 2017

    Director Ian Wardropper discusses current and upcoming exhibitions, including Murillo: The Self-Portraits.

  • Margot Bogert Retires as Board Chair

    Director Ian Wardropper thanks Margot Bogert, who recently retired as Chair of the Board of Trustees after twelve years.

  • Winter 2017

    Director Ian Wardropper looks ahead to upcoming events, including programs that celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Center for the History of Collecting.

  • Du Paquier Porcelain from Vienna: The Generous Gift of Melinda and Paul Sullivan

    Director Ian Wardropper discusses a wonderful acquisition of work by the Du Paquier Porcelain Manufactory.

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