Attendance at L.A. museums lags behind
Jori Finkel"Although Los Angeles is home to one of the most dynamic art scenes in the world, its leading art museums continue to lag behind those of smaller cities in annual attendance, according to a new survey out Tuesday. "Only two Southern California institutions, the Getty Center and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, made the top-100 list in the Art Newspaper's international survey of museum attendance. With 1,205,685 visitors last year, the Getty came in 33rd, behind not just the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York with more than 5 million but also San Francisco's De Young Museum with 2 million and the Art Institute of Chicago at 1.6 million. "The Los Angeles County Museum of Art ranked No. 53 on the list, with 914,356 visitors. Although attendance has grown in recent years, it still trails the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, which recorded 1.1 million in attendance." Read on...
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"Attendance at L.A. museums lags behind", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), mars 2011. Consulté le 07/12/2023. URL: https://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/attendance-at-l-a-museums-lags-behind