LOUSVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- The Speed Art Museum has a new director. Ghislain D'Humieres is currently serving as the director of the Fred Jones Junior Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma.
He replaces Charles Venable who was the Speed Art Museum director from 2007 to 2012.
D'Humieres' first day on the job in Louisville is Sept. 3.
The Speed Museum is currently undergoing a massive renovation and is closed to the public. Construction is expected to be finished by early 2016.