Corcoran Gallery of Art

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, 1798–1888, American financier, philanthropist, and art collector, b. Georgetown, D.C. After becoming a successful banker, he retired in 1854 and devoted himself to his philanthropic activities, which included gifts to many educational and
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Her work has shown in the US and internationally and can be found in private and public collections, including the RISD Museum, the Corcoran Museum of Art, and the US Department of State's Art in Embassies Program.
Milstein's civic and philanthropic services positions include: Chairman of the New York Blood Center; several top positions with Cornell University, Cornell Medical College, Cornell Investment Committee and its Real Estate Committee Chair, the Economic Club of New York, the Board of the UJA Federation, the National Board of the Smithsonian Institution, as well as on the Boards of the Corcoran Museum of Art and the Shakespeare Theatre.
Klemm, a South Eugene High School graduate who sits on the board of overseers of the Corcoran Museum of Art in Washington, said flame-worked glass is just beginning to emerge from its pedestrian roots - think laboratory apparatus and hand-made marijuana pipes - into a substantial art form.
In addition, he has served on the Board of Directors of the Canadian-American Business Council and the Board of Overseers of the Corcoran Museum of Art.