Thursday, October 23, 2014
Inquirer Daily News

Moving the Barnes Foundation


Was it wrong to move the Barnes art collection from the suburbs into Philadelphia?

Yes, Albert Barnes' will specified where he wanted the art
  834 (62.4%)
No, moving the art to the city makes it more accessible
  433 (32.4%)
Yes, the move is about tourism, not art appreciation
  229 (17.1%)
No, the new museum replicates the Merion gallery
  150 (11.2%)
Total votes = 1337
Elsewhere on the site:
Con: Barnes move to the city was wrong
Pro: Good to see Barnes move into the city

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