In anticipation of The World’s Game: Futbol and Contemporary Art, Philippe Moggio, general secretary of Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) joined PAMM Director Franklin Sirmans in a conversation on the intersection of sports and art, highlighted our region’s new initiatives in professional soccer. Moggio, a former professional tennis player, banker, and National Basketball Association executive, represented Colombia in Davis Cup competition from 1996-1999. At CONCACAF, Moggio is ushering in new international tournaments with a fresh identity and vision for the future of soccer in our region.
"The World’s Game: Fútbol and Contemporary Art" is organized by PAMM Director Franklin Sirmans with PAMM Assistant Curator Jennifer Inacio. This exhibition is supported by NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises, Relevent Sports, LLC., and CONCACAF. Lead individual support received from Patricia and William Kleh, Jerry Lindzon, Nedra and Mark Oren and Stephen M. Ross is also gratefully acknowledged. The World’s Game: Fútbol and Contemporary Art is made possible with the support of the Miami-Dade County Tourist Development Council, the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs, the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners.