De Montebello hopes to raise profile of Hispanic museum

April 22, 2015 3:07 PM

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The former longtime head of the Metropolitan Museum of Art is becoming board chairman of an Upper Manhattan museum devoted to art from Spain, Portugal and Latin America.

Philippe de Montebello hopes to raise the profile of the 111-year-old Hispanic Society of America. It's between West 155th and 156th streets in Washington Heights.

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