Archive for April, 2010

American Woman: Fashioning a National Identity at Metropolitan Museum Featuring Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection

. April 25, 2010

Gala Benefit May 3, 2010, with Co-Chairs Oprah Winfrey, Patrick Robinson, and Anna Wintour The spring 2010 exhibition organized by The Costume Institute of The Metropolitan Museum of Art will be American Woman: Fashioning a National Identity, the first drawn from the newly established Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at the Met. The exhibition, on view […]

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OAKLAND MUSEUM OF CALIFORNIA ANNOUNCES DETAILS OF MAY 1 & 2 OPENING CELEBRATION

. April 25, 2010

Public Invited into Transformed Museum for 31 Hours of Free, Continuous Events Celebrating the Creativity and Cultures of California, the 31st State Energized Visitor Experience Tells the Many Stories of California and Fosters Discovery, Dialogue, and a Forum for Community New Museum Café, Store, Hours, and Visitor Amenities Announced Oakland, CA, – Thirty-one hours of […]

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USArtists: American Fine Art Show Comes Home to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)

. April 25, 2010

PHILADELPHIA – USArtists: American Fine Art show is moving from its 17-year venue at the 33rd Street Armory in Philadelphia to the Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) at 128 North Broad Street. Presented by the Women’s Board of PAFA, the 18th show and sale of over 5,000 […]

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Splendid Treasures of the Turkomen Tribes at the Ringling Museum

. April 25, 2010

Splendid Treasures of Turkomen Tribes, an exhibition of recent gifts to the Ringling Museum, features objects created in the late 19th to early 20th centuries, focusing on the important milestones and rhythms of daily life of these semi-nomadic people. With social and economic needs to move with the seasons, wealth had to be portable, and […]

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Ringling Museum Names Dr. Matthew McLendon Associate Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art

. April 25, 2010

The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art has appointed Dr. Matthew McLendon as the new Associate Curator of Modern & Contemporary Art. Prior to his appointment, Dr. McLendon, a native Floridian, was appointed the first Curator of Academic Initiatives at The George D. and Harriet W. Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Rollins College. “Matthew brings […]

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