EDITORIAL: BMA could do even more to diversify its collection

The Baltimore Museum of Art made a big splash with news of its decision to buy only works of art by women for an entire year. Exhibits created by women are woefully underrepresented at the Wyman Park museum, making up just 4% of the 95,000 artworks in the permanent collection. It is far past time that was corrected. The bold way the BMA has chosen to attack the issue could be a model for other museums, and officials say they hope to inspire others. (Balt. Sun)

 

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