At the 2013 Annual meeting of the A.I.C, in Indianapolis, Sam Anderson joined Craig Dykers (Snohetta), Ruth Berson (SFMOMA) and Jill Sterrett (SFMOMA) on a plenary session panel titled "Collaboration in Design: Working with Architects at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art." SAA is working closely with SFMOMA and Snohetta to create sustainable and engaging ways to present and preserve contemporary works of art.
Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation: SAA has completed a Conservation Studio in the Guggenheim's Fifth Avenue Museum, allowing treatments and research to take place near galleries for the first time. This follows our successful new layout for the Boardroom and Director's Suite, completed in 2011.
Oberlin College recently appointed Andria Derstine as the John G. W. Cowles Director of the Allen Memorial Art Museum. SAA worked closely with Ms. Derstine and her predecessor, Stephanie Wiles, on a substantial expansion and renovation to the Cass Gilbert & Venturi/Scott Brown wings of the Museum. She thanked SAA, noting: "Your many, many years of effort, and creativity, have paid off enormously for us all here at the AMAM" This project achieved LEED Gold Certification. read more