Holly Block


Age: 58

arts administrator and executive director of the Bronx Museum of the Arts who was a longtime cultural force in New York who moved just outside the center of the New York art world, where the city's alternative spaces and smaller museums overlap and personal determination and vision can have a big impact, who transformed the two institutions she served as director including Art in General, an alternative space then in TriBeCa, by reshaping and expanding their local and international profiles.

Cause of Death: Breast cancer

Born: December 24, 1958

Died: October 6, 2017

New York City, New York