Archive for June, 2010

UC Santa Barbara Art Museum Appoints Bruce Robertson as Acting Director, Jocelyn Gibbs as Curator of the Architecture and Design

. June 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

UC Santa Barbara’s University Art Museum today announced two major appointments. Bruce Robertson, well-known curator and UCSB art historian, will serve as Acting Director following the appointment of Kathryn Kanjo as Chief Curator for the Museum of Contemporary Art in San Diego. In addition, Jocelyn Gibbs has been appointed curator of the museum’s Architecture and […]

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Being Singular Plural: Moving Images from India at Deutsche Guggenheim

Being Singular Plural: Moving Images from India at Deutsche Guggenheim

. June 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

It unites a selection of recent films and videos that investigate the individual nature of life and the moving image and that are produced by some of the most innovative and rigorous media practitioners today: Shumona Goel and Shai Heredia, Sonal Jain & Mriganka Madhukaillya of Desire Machine Collective, Amar Kanwar, and Kabir Mohanty. All […]

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Railway Groups Work Together to put Mallard on Display at the National Railway Museum Shildon

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The National Railway Museum at Shildon will be working with The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust and the North Eastern Locomotive Preservation Group to put a record-breaking locomotive on display at the museum this summer. The magnificent LNER class A4 4468 Mallard will be leaving the National Railway Museum at York and travelling by rail to […]

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Foam_Fotografiemuseum Presents Karl Blossfeldt Original Prints

Foam_Fotografiemuseum Presents Karl Blossfeldt Original Prints

. June 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

Foam_Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam presents a selection of original prints from the archive of Karl Blossfeldt. Blossfeldt (b. Germany, 1865) was self-taught and had kept up a keen interest in nature since boyhood. As a sculptor and modeller at an art foundry, he drew inspiration from flowers and plants for decorative motifs. In the 1890s his career […]

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Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Announces Plans to Open 365 Days a Year

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Announces Plans to Open 365 Days a Year

. June 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

In keeping with its goal to be accessible to all visitors, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA) announces plans to be open 365 days a year. In addition, VMFA is expanding its evening hours. Starting in July, the museum will be open until 9 p.m. on Fridays, in addition to Thursday evenings. “We have […]

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