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The Chrysler Museum of Art Newsroom

Contact Information

Chrysler Museum of Art
One Memorial Place
Norfolk, VA 23510
Phone: (757) 664-6200
Fax: (757) 664-6201

Media Inquiries

Virginia Hilton
Meridian Group
(757) 340-7425

Stock Photos and Background Material

For media professionals, we offer the Chrysler Museum Media Center.

Inside you will find:
• downloadable images
• background briefings on the Museum and its history
• fast facts
• highlights of the art in our collection.

Visit the Media Center.

The News

• Our new director, Erik Neil, will begin work in October, replacing the retiring William Hennessey. The announcement was covered by the Virginian-Pilot and the Daily Press of Newport News.

• In the midst of Duck Mania, one of the nicest stories ever written about us appeared in Arts + Culture Texas.

See the News Clipping Archive.

Financial Reporting

Our audited results can be found in our Annual Reports. Our IRS filings, including our Form 990, can be found at

We can also report we have a four-star rating, the highest possible, from Charity Navigator.

Most Recent Press Releases

July 2014

Celebrate 70 Years of Smokey Bear

Chrysler opens new exhibition with a full slate of free Family Day activities. More.

July 2014

Erik Neil Announced as New Director

The head of the Academy Art Museum in Easton, Md., will succeed retiring Director William Hennessey. More.

May 2014

Richard Marquis is first Glass Studio Visiting Artist of 2014

The Seattle-area artist, a standout of Studio Glass Movement, will work live in our Studio June 5-8. More.

High-resolution imagery is available for media use.