Ruling May Clear Way for Fisk’s $30 M. Art Sale to Crystal Bridges

The Van Vechten Art Gallery at Fisk University. (Courtesy joseph a/Flickr)

The financially troubled Fisk University’s long battle to sell a 50 percent stake in the collection of modern art it received from Georgia O’Keeffe, valued at $30 million, may be nearing a conclusion. The Associated Press reports today that the Tennessee Supreme Court upheld a court decision made last year that approved the sale to Alice Walton’s Crystal Bridges Museum in Bentonville, Ark. Read More