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Joyce Berger Cowin and the American Folk Art Museum

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Written by Aksel Ritenis

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At the entrance to the American Folk Art Museum in Manhattan there is a dedication to the contribution of Joyce Berger Cowin, the Museum’s board member, who recently pledged $2 million to ensure its future.

“I always knew that when the time came and the Museum needed an angel, I would step forward,” Mrs. Cowin said about her gift. “I never wanted our collection to go into storage, which is what may have happened if we were acquired by a larger institution.

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