Archive for May, 2010

Sabine Breitwieser Appointed Chief Curator of Media and Performance Art at The Museum of Modern Art

Sabine Breitwieser Appointed Chief Curator of Media and Performance Art at The Museum of Modern Art

. May 27, 2010 . 0 Comments

New York, – Independent curator, author, and lecturer Sabine Breitwieser has been appointed Chief Curator of the Department of Media and Performance Art at The Museum of Modern Art, it was announced by MoMA Director Glenn D. Lowry. Ms. Breitwieser, who from 1988 to 2007 served as founding Director and Curator of the Generali Foundation, […]

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Shaker Museum And North Bennet Street School Offer Summer Training Courses

. May 27, 2010 . 0 Comments

For the second summer, Boston’s acclaimed North Bennet Street School (www.nbss.org) will team up with the Shaker Museum and Library (www.shakermuseumandlibrary.org), this time to offer three two-week training courses in traditional woodworking and carpentry skills at the museum’s North Family at Mount Lebanon Shaker Village site in New Lebanon, NY. The expanded series of hands-on […]

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Whitney to Break Ground on New Downtown Building

Whitney to Break Ground on New Downtown Building

. May 26, 2010 . 0 Comments

63% of Fundraising Goal Has Been Achieved in Leadership Phase of Campaign Downtown Museum to Offer Long-Awaited Opportunity to Show More of the Whitney’s Unsurpassed Collection of 20th- and 21st-Century American Art and to Provide Essential Space for Special Exhibitions and Programs NEW YORK, NY – In an historic decision for the Whitney Museum of […]

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99th Annual Gold Medal Juried Exhibition at the Pasadena Museum of California Art

. May 26, 2010 . 0 Comments

As the California Art Club celebrates its Centennial, it will unveil the 99th Annual Gold Medal Juried Exhibition on Sunday, June 13, at the Pasadena Museum of California Art. The three-week display, juried by a panel of museum scholars, will spotlight nearly 150 representational paintings and sculpture by contemporary-traditional fine artists, including Meredith Brooks Abbott, […]

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Post Impressionism:115 Masterpieces from the Musée d’Orsay Opens at The National Art Center in Tokyo

Post Impressionism:115 Masterpieces from the Musée d’Orsay Opens at The National Art Center in Tokyo

. May 26, 2010 . 0 Comments

The National Art Center in Tokyo presents “Post Impressionism:115 Masterpieces from the Musée d’Orsay”, an exhibition that brings together nearly 100 masterpiece paintings from the legendary collections of the Musée d’Orsay. Open 2010 May 26 − August 16. France in the late 19th century was home to a diverse array of painters whose fertile genius […]

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