BOSTON, Sept. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlantic Trust, the private wealth management division of Invesco Ltd. (NYSE : IVZ ), is pleased to support the opening party for the Linde Family Wing for Contemporary Art, the dynamic new home for contemporary art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA).
"For many years, Atlantic Trust has actively supported the arts in our Boston community, and we are very pleased to sponsor the grand opening of the Linde Family Wing at Boston's renowned Museum of Fine Arts," said Sid Queler, Managing Director in Atlantic Trust's Boston office. "This new space is a milestone for the MFA, presenting the art of our times through fresh perspectives."
To mark the opening, the MFA is hosting a 24-hour celebration beginning with ticketed parties on September 17 and culminating in a free Open House on September 18. During these round-the-clock festivities the MFA will screen its new acquisition, Christian Marclay's 24-hour video, The Clock. The wing includes seven new galleries that present innovative approaches to the exhibition of contemporary art within the context of the MFA's encyclopedic collections, encouraging connections between art of present and past. The wing is named in recognition of the generosity of Museum benefactors Joyce Linde and her late husband, Edward Linde, and their family. For more information, please visit www.mfa.org.
About Atlantic Trust
Atlantic Trust is one of the nation's leading private wealth management firms, offering integrated wealth management for high net worth individuals, families, foundations and endowments. The firm considers clients' financial, trust, estate planning and philanthropic needs in developing customized asset allocation and investment management solutions. Experienced professionals deliver a broad range of offerings, including proprietary and external managers in traditional and alternative asset classes. The firm operates in 11 full-service locations throughout the U.S., and Boston is the largest office with a heritage dating back to 1980. With approximately $17.7 billion in assets under management (as of June 30, 2011), Atlantic Trust is the private wealth management division of Invesco Ltd. (NYSE : IVZ ). For more information and to view the firm's recent top rankings and awards, including ranking as the No. 1 wealth brand in the U.S. according to the Luxury Institute, visit www.atlantictrust.com.
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