Author: Suzi Emmerling

IDEA, Success Academy, YES Prep Named Finalists for 2016 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools

Media Contact: Swati Pandey, 310-954-5049, spandey@broadfoundation.org IDEA, Success Academy, YES Prep Named Finalists for 2016 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools WASHINGTON, D.C. and LOS ANGELES, May 18, 2016—Success Academy in New York and IDEA Public Schools and YES Prep Public Schools in Texas have been named the finalists for the 2016 Broad Prize for… Read more »

The Broad Announces Summer Programming: Late-Night Music and Performance Happenings, Plus a Cindy Sherman-Related Film Series

  Media Contacts Judy Miller Silverman, 323-662-3865, judy@motormouthmedia.com Alex Capriotti, 213-232-6236, acapriotti@thebroad.org The Broad Announces Summer Programming: Late-Night Music and Performance Happenings, Plus a Cindy Sherman-Related Film Series Nonobject(ive): Summer Happenings line-up to include performances by Rostam Batmanglij, Perfume Genius, Sophie, the Haxan Cloak, Richard Hell, Julianna Barwick, Charles Atlas, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, Vessel, Narcissister, Cindytalk,… Read more »

The Broad Announces New Ticketing Schedule; Extended Hours on April 30 Added for End of Inaugural Installation

Media Contact Alex Capriotti, 213-232-6236, acapriotti@thebroad.org The Broad Announces New Ticketing Schedule; Extended Hours on April 30 Added for End of Inaugural Installation Advance tickets to Cindy Sherman: Imitation of Life special exhibition available beginning May 1 LOS ANGELES, April 26, 2016—Since The Broad opened last September, tickets to the museum have regularly booked up months… Read more »

TIME Magazine Names Eli Broad One of Most Influential People in World

Media Contact Karen Denne, 310-954-5049, kdenne@broadfoundatoin.org TIME Magazine Names Eli Broad One of Most Influential People in World LOS ANGELES, April 21, 2016—Eli Broad was named today to the 2016 TIME 100, the magazine’s annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world. Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg authored a tribute to Broad… Read more »

The Broad Achieves LEED Gold Certification, Recognized for Sustainable Design and Practices

Media Contact Alex Capriotti, 213-232-6236, acapriotti@thebroad.org The Broad Achieves LEED Gold Certification, Recognized for Sustainable Design and Practices LOS ANGELES, April 19, 2016—The U.S. Green Building Council has awarded The Broad a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certification for LEED New Construction, the museum announced today. The achievement recognizes The Broad’s energy-saving design features and… Read more »

Eli Broad Statement on the Death of Architect Zaha Hadid

Eli Broad Statement on the Death of Architect Zaha Hadid “Edye and I are deeply saddened that our friend Zaha Hadid died at such a young age. She is without question one of the great architects of our time. We were honored and delighted to work with her on the Broad Art Museum at MSU,… Read more »

The Broad Attracts More Than 400,000 Visitors in First Six Months

Media Contact Alex Capriotti, 213-232-6236, acapriotti@thebroad.org The Broad Attracts More Than 400,000 Visitors in First Six Months Data Show L.A’.s New Contemporary Art Museum Draws Diverse Audience LOS ANGELES, March 21, 2016—In its first six months as Los Angeles’ newest contemporary art museum, The Broad has drawn more than 400,000 visitors from diverse backgrounds, according… Read more »

The Broad Announces Contemporary Art Acquisitions

Media Contact Alex Capriotti, 213-232-6236, acapriotti@thebroad.org The Broad Announces Contemporary Art Acquisitions Eli and Edythe Broad’s Collections Continue to Grow in Anticipation of Museum Opening in 2015; New Artists Added, Including Yayoi Kusama, Julie Mehretu, Ragnar Kjartansson, Holdings of Early Artists Deepen LOS ANGELES, April 7, 2014—As construction proceeds on The Broad, the new contemporary… Read more »

Bruce Reed Named President of The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation

Media Contact Karen Denne, 310-954-5058, kdenne@broadfoundation.org Bruce Reed Named President of The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation LOS ANGELES, Nov. 13, 2013—Bruce Reed, assistant to President Barack Obama and chief of staff to Vice President Joe Biden, was named president of The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation, the founders announced today. As the foundation’s first… Read more »

Uncommon Schools Wins 2013 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools

Media Contacts: Karen Denne, 310-954-5058, kdenne@broadfoundation.org Barbara Martinez, 201-988-0059, bmartinez@uncommonschools.org Uncommon Schools Wins 2013 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools WASHINGTON, D.C., July 2, 2013—Uncommon Schools is the winner of the 2013 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools and will receive $250,000 to support college-readiness efforts for their students, The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation announced today. Uncommon… Read more »