MEDIA: "Lucas Museum Appoints a Chief Curator and Five More Women to Key Roles"

The Los Angeles Times reported on the appointment of Pilar Tompkins Rivas as chief curator and deputy director of curatorial and collections at the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art. Rivas is currently director of the Vincent Price Art Museum and a former arts project coordinator at the CSRC. She served as a co-curator of the CSRC-organized exhibitions L.A. Xicano (a series of interrelated exhibitions), Asco and Friends: Exiled Portraits, and Home—So Different, So Appealing, and through her role at VPAM, Tompkins Rivas partnered with the CSRC on the exhibition Laura Aguilar: Show and Tell.

Los Angeles Times, July 9, 2020
Chicago Tribune, July 9, 2020 (reprint)