Archive for May, 2010

Masterpieces from the Musée d’Orsay Opens at the de Young Museum in San Francisco

Masterpieces from the Musée d’Orsay Opens at the de Young Museum in San Francisco

. May 22, 2010 . 0 Comments

San Francisco, California, –The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco welcomes the United States debut of Birth of Impressionism: Masterpieces from the Musée d’Orsay on view at the de Young Museum May 22 to September 6, 2010. The exhibition includes approximately 100 paintings from the Musée d’Orsay’s permanent collection and highlights the work of William-Adolphe […]

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Imperial War Museum London Launches Explore History Project

. May 22, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Imperial War Museum London launches Explore History, an innovative project which will see visitors get up close and personal with the past thanks to improved access to the Museum’s Collections. Open 21 May 2010, admission free at Imperial War Museum London. The Museum’s chief new feature will be the Explore History Centre, a specially-designed […]

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Getty Museum Reopens North Pavilion Galleries

Getty Museum Reopens North Pavilion Galleries

. May 22, 2010 . 0 Comments

LOS ANGELES – The J. Paul Getty Museum announced today that four permanent collection galleries at the Getty Center will reopen tomorrow with an innovative reinstallation of sculpture and decorative arts. “We have utilized recent advances in technology, design, and—most importantly—significant additions to the collection, to reconfigure portions of the sculpture and decorative arts installation […]

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Barona Cultural Center & Museum Commemorates 10th Anniversary

. May 22, 2010 . 0 Comments

In 2000, the Barona Band of Mission Indians opened the doors to what was one of the first Native American museums on an Indian reservation in Southern California. The goal of the Barona Cultural Center & Museum was to preserve the Tribe’s culture for their own members and to share their history and traditions with […]

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Fotografiska Contemporary Photography Museum Opens in Stockholm

Fotografiska Contemporary Photography Museum Opens in Stockholm

. May 21, 2010 . 0 Comments

May 21 2010 marks the opening of Fotografiska, the new meeting point for contemporary photography. Located in the Stockholm Harbor, Fotografiska is founded to compliment Sweden’s public museums with a space dedicated exclusively to contemporary photography. Fotografiska Contemporary Photography Museum © Fotografiska Fotografiska is housed in an industrial building dating from 1906 in the Art […]

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