Indiana University Art Museum plans major announcement

  • May 9, 2016


BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie will make a major announcement Wednesday, May 11, at the Indiana University Art Museum. Indianapolis-based philanthropists Sidney and Lois Eskenazi are expected to attend. Media outlets are invited to cover the event.

WHAT: An announcement ceremony will take place with remarks by IU President Michael A. McRobbie; IU Bloomington Provost and Executive Vice President Lauren Robel; and David A. Brenneman, the Wilma E. Kelley Director of the Indiana University Art Museum.

WHEN: 11 a.m. EDT Wednesday, May 11.

WHERE: Indiana University Art Museum, 1133 E. Seventh St., Bloomington, Ind. The ceremony will take place on the second floor of the Thomas T. Solley Atrium.

PARKING INFORMATION: Visitor parking is available at the Indiana Memorial Union parking lot, the Jordan Avenue parking garage and a limited number of meters north of the museum.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: An effort will be made to accommodate media requests for brief interviews following the event, but a formal question-and-answer period is not planned. The announcement event will be streamed live at, where it will also be available on an archived basis. Media with questions should contact Ryan Piurek, director of strategic communications, Bloomington, at or 812-855-5393.

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