Archive for April, 2010

Pate Museum Collection Vehicles for RM Auction

. April 7, 2010

RM Auctions, will offer 43 vehicles from the famed Pate Museum of Transportation ‘without reserve’, June 5th in Cresson, Texas. Regarded as a prime example of ‘one Texan’s devotion to all things mobile’, the Pate Museum was the result of over 40 years of judicious collecting by the late Aggie Pate, former owner of the […]

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Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum Selects Coulomb Technologies ChargePoint for Triennial Exhibition

. April 6, 2010

Coulomb Technologies announced that the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum has selected their ChargePoint® Networked Charging Station for electric vehicles (EV) as a part of the upcoming exhibition entitled: “National Design Triennial: Why Design Now?”. The exhibition title asks the question “Why Design Now?” to examine why design thinking is an essential tool for solving […]

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Reinventing Ritual: Contemporary Art and Design for Jewish Life at the Contemporary Jewish Museum (CJM)

. April 6, 2010

Rituals are embedded in everyday life, whether established by religion, culture, or family, and are continuously performed and reinvented by each generation. Rituals are personal, and are often created and re-interpreted to provide meaning and sustenance for a fulfilling life. A new exhibition at the Contemporary Jewish Museum (CJM) examines a modern hybrid of the […]

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Collected. Reflections on the Permanent Collection at The Studio Museum in Harlem

. April 6, 2010

Collected. Reflections on the Permanent Collection offers a series of meditations on artworks entrusted to The Studio Museum in Harlem. Envisioned as eight exhibitions within an exhibition and featuring approximately 100 works that span the mid-century to today, Reflections investigates shared thematic concerns between the works on view. These include media and materials; traditional art […]

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Under the Skin: Tattoos in Japanese Prints at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston

. April 6, 2010

BOSTON, MA – The first tattoo-themed exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), Under the Skin: Tattoos in Japanese Prints, explores the social significance, iconography, and intricacy of Japanese tattoos. The exhibition, which runs April 3, 2010, through January 2, 2011, includes approximately 70 objects, ranging from prints and postcards to manuscripts and […]

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