Director + Departments


A Bay Area native, Neal Benezra became the director of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art in 2002. Under his leadership, SFMOMA has enjoyed a period of unprecedented growth in its collections; has initiated pioneering partnerships with artists, collectors, and cultural institutions on the local, national, and international levels; and has significantly increased and strengthened its staff.


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