Charles J. “Chuck” Biggins, who served as head of security at the Gallery from 1987 until his retirement in 1993, died December 16, 2011 at his home in Bergen, NY. He was 80.
Biggins, who came to MAG after a 25-year career in law enforcement, oversaw the expansion of the security staff following the 1987 opening of the Vanden Brul Pavilion. For his efforts, he was named 1989 Officer of the Year by his employer, Pinkerton Securities Services.
photo by Gary Graham