This Spring, Richard Andrews is stepping down as director of the Henry Art Gallery, after 20 years in the position. Located on campus at the University of Washington, the Henry Art Gallery is the leading contemporary and modern art museum in the Pacific Northwest.
Colleagues, friends and family commemorated his tenure at a dinner and celebration hosted by Bill and Ruth True at Western Bridge on March 7, 2008. Richard Andrews’ 20 years of leadership have had a profound impact on the growth and development of the Henry and he leaves behind a potent legacy.
Richard (right) and his wife Colleen Chartier
The celebration theme was “Big Shoes to Fill”
Susan & Dennis Okamoto
Western Bridge director Eric Frederickson
John & Shari Behnke
Stephan & Catherine Roche
George Suyama (right)
Ruth True, James Turrell & Mary Ann Peters
Stewart Landefeld (left) & Jairus Stratton
Kim & Richard Manderbach
Smithsonian Institution’s Ned Rifkin addresses celebrants
Henry Art Gallery curator Elizabeth Brown (smiling mid-picture)
Liis Todd (right) - this blogger’s wife