The Bowdoin College Museum of Art has named Frank H. Goodyear III and Anne Collins Goodyear as Co-Directors. The couple, who were married in 2000 will come from Washington, DC where Frank serves as curator of photographs and Anne as associate curator of prints and drawings, both at the National Portrait Gallery.
The Goodyears are expected to begin their positions at Bowdoin College in June 2013. According to the museum's press release, Frank and Anne Goodyear will oversee more than 20,000 items in the museum's collection, staff, programs, strategic planning and budget as well as the museum's exhibition program and publications. They have both been at the National Portrait Gallery since 2001 in various curatorial capacities.
"We are thrilled by the opportunity this represents," said Frank and Anne Goodyear. "The faculty, museum staff, and the administration of the college have all impressed us deeply with their commitment to excellence and to the continued development of the museum's collection and programming. We look forward to joining the Museum's community."
Find the full press release here.