Changes to United States Artists' board
United States Artists, the national artist advocacy and support organisation, has made several changes to its board. Jack Guthman of Chicago and Austin's Jeanne Klein are newly appointed to the board. Samuel Hoi, the president of the Otis College of Art and Design and veteran USA board member, has been elected chair. USA was established in 2005 to support individual artists working in architecture and design, crafts and traditional arts, dance, literature, media, music, theater and visual arts.