Archive for April, 2010

Treasures of the Aga Khan Museum at Martin-Gropius-Bau

. April 4, 2010

This is the first time the Aga Khan’s collection has been exhibited in Germany. More than 200 masterpieces have been chosen to document more than one thousand years of cultural history. The works on display in Berlin’s Martin-Gropius-Bau are from the collection of the Aga Khan Trust for Culture. Karim Aga Khan IV is the […]

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New Exhibition Opens at The National Tramway Museum

. April 4, 2010

A new exhibition in the The National Tramway Museum opened Good Friday, 2nd April 2010. The ‘Century of Trams Exhibition’ takes visitors on a fascinating journey through a hundred years of tramway development and coincides with 150th anniversary of trams in Britain. Funding for the project has come from the Wolfson Foundation (£150k) and the […]

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Bamiyan Exhibition explores Taliban destruction of c. 5th century Afghan Buddhas

Bamiyan Exhibition explores Taliban destruction of c. 5th century Afghan Buddhas

. April 4, 2010

Bamiyan (the heart that has no love/pain/generosity is not a heart) The Institute for Contemporary Culture (ICC) at the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) and SAVAC (South Asian Visual Art Centre) in collaboration with the 23rd Images Festival announce the opening of the new exhibition, Bamiyan (the heart that has no love/pain/generosity is not a heart), […]

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Herbert Art Gallery & Museum Named as Best Family Friendly Museum in Britain

Herbert Art Gallery & Museum Named as Best Family Friendly Museum in Britain

. April 4, 2010

The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum in Coventry is officially the most family friendly museum in Britain. At a ceremony in London, Herbert chief executive Ludo Keston picked up the award, beating a shortlist that included the Great North Museum, in Newcastle, the National Trust’s Beningbrough Hall and Gardens, in York, the Highland Folk Museum, […]

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SFMOMA Announces Rooftop Sculpture Garden App for iPad

SFMOMA Announces Rooftop Sculpture Garden App for iPad

. April 4, 2010

Continuing to pioneer use of new media and technologies, SFMOMA launches mobile gallery guide for iPad The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) announced its interactive Rooftop Garden App for iPad is now available on App Store. The app is an enhanced version of the Rooftop Garden App for iPhone and iPod Touch, a […]

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