Archive for March, 2010

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden and the Walker Art Center Present First U.S. Retrospective of Yves Klein’s Work in Nearly 30 Years

. March 28, 2010

One of the 20th century’s most influential artists, Yves Klein (French, b. Nice, 1928; d. Paris, 1962), took the European art scene by storm in a prolific but brief career that lasted only from 1954 to 1962. “Yves Klein: With the Void, Full Powers,” on view at the Hirshhorn May 20 through Sept. 12, is […]

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Faces of Devotion: Indian Sculpture from the Figiel Collection at The Peabody Essex Museum (PEM)

Faces of Devotion: Indian Sculpture from the Figiel Collection at The Peabody Essex Museum (PEM)

. March 28, 2010

SALEM, MA – A singular selection of Indian ritual bronze and metal sculptures will be on view at the Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) from April 10, 2010 through January 16, 2012. Faces of Devotion: Indian Sculpture from the Figiel Collection presents nearly 40 dramatic sculptures of Hindu gods, goddesses, animal spirits and deified heroes as […]

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Animation and Photography Workshops at Norman Rockwell Museum

. March 27, 2010

Norman Rockwell Museum presents a lively series of April programs and events, including animation and photography workshops, a special lecture with photographer Jonathan Doster, and school vacation week art workshops for kids and families. Exhibitions “Norman Rockwell: A Life in Art” Through June 20 Connect with Norman Rockwell through this in-depth exhibition featuring original artworks […]

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Sustainable Futures at The Design Museum London

. March 27, 2010

This exhibition showcases a range of design and architecture projects that explore the most important issues associated with sustainability. Celebrated through a selection of pioneering and forward thinking design approaches, this exhibition places sustainable design centre stage, focusing on how design can lead the way and make a positive contribution towards a more sustainable future. […]

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Imperial War Museum works with troops to record and share their frontline experiences

. March 27, 2010

Servicemen and women are being encouraged to share their frontline experiences as part of War Story, a new initiative launched by the Imperial War Museum. War Story will allow active service personnel to record their personal stories as part of the Museum’s national collection relating to contemporary conflicts. Using innovative collecting techniques, across a range […]

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