Archive for May, 2010

High Museum Selected to Present American Pavilion at 2010 Venice Biennale of Architecture

. May 8, 2010

ATLANTA – The High Museum of Art, along with its co-organizer 306090, Inc. has been selected to present the exhibition Workshopping: An American Model of Architectural Practice at the U.S. pavilion at La Biennale di Venezia, the 12th International Architecture Exhibition. La Biennale opens to the public on 29 August and is on view through […]

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Emily Fisher Landau Presents Major Gift to the Whitney Museum

Emily Fisher Landau Presents Major Gift to the Whitney Museum

. May 8, 2010

Gift includes seminal works by Carl Andre, Willem de Kooning, William Eggleston, Peter Hujar, Jasper Johns, Glenn Ligon, Agnes Martin, Robert Rauschenberg, James Rosenquist, Susan Rothenberg, Ed Ruscha, Kiki Smith, and Andy Warhol – Whitney exhibition planned for early 2011 New York – Emily Fisher Landau, the noted philanthropist and art collector, and one of […]

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MoMA Offers Half-Price Admission to Online Ticket Buyers in Celebration of International Museum Day on May 19

. May 8, 2010

NEW YORK -The Museum of Modern Art will offer half-price admission on Wednesday, May 19, 2010, to visitors who purchase general admission tickets online, as part of the Association of Art Museum Directors’ (AAMD) celebration of International Museum Day. Half-price admission tickets are for tickets purchased online for Wednesday, May 19 only, and can be […]

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Maggi Hambling: The Wave Exhibition at The Fitzwilliam Museum

Maggi Hambling: The Wave Exhibition at The Fitzwilliam Museum

. May 7, 2010

The Fitzwilliam Museum presents a major exhibition of new sea paintings by one of Britain’s most distinguished contemporary artists – Maggi Hambling (b. 1945). Open through 8 August 2010. Maggi Hambling: The Wave brings together a powerful group of large-scale paintings depicting the power and energy of the North Sea. A series of evocative and […]

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MIT Museum Receives 70 Years of Polaroid® History in Donation from PLR IP Holdings

MIT Museum Receives 70 Years of Polaroid® History in Donation from PLR IP Holdings

. May 7, 2010

Collection includes hundreds of artifacts from original Polarized lens to the evolution of the digital instant camera CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT Museum announced today that PLR IP Holdings, LLC (PLR), the owner of the Polaroid brand, has donated a collection of classic Polaroid products and prototype designs from its 73-year archive. The archive of Polaroid […]

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