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William U. Eiland, Lifetime Achievement Award

William U. Eiland, director of the Georgia Museum of Art, received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Georgia Association of Museums and Galleries during its annual meeting on St. Simon’s Island.

During Eiland’s tenure as ­director, the museum has won 99 awards for its publications, programming and exhibitions, its collection has grown more than 25 percent and its dependence on state funds has declined by 50 percent.