Louise Mirrer, President and CEO of the New-York Historical Society, today announced the appointment of curator Margaret K. Hofer to the role of Vice President and Director of its Museum division. Ms. Hofer has contributed to or overseen New-York Historical’s decorative arts collections and exhibitions for over two decades, and spearheaded the groundbreaking 2007 exhibition and publication A New Light on Tiffany: Clara Driscoll and the Tiffany Girls, which revealed previously unrecognized achievements of Tiffany Studios’ women designers. “New York’s first museum has been fortunate to have had Margaret K. Hofer as a leading decorative arts historian and curator. Her commitment and proven track record have led the New-York Historical Society’s Board of Trustees and me to elevate Margi to the

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