Archive for June, 2010

Saint Louis Art Museum Appoints New Curator

. June 5, 2010 . 0 Comments

SAINT LOUIS, MO.- The Saint Louis Art Museum announced that Simon Kelly will assume the role of curator of modern and contemporary art on September 15, 2010. Kelly joins the Museum after four and a half years with The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City where he was associate curator of European painting and […]

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Arctic Re-visions: Isaac Julien’s True North at the Akron Art Museum

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Akron, Ohio,- Museum goers will have a chance to experience an immersive, cinematic re-imagining of the discovery of the North Pole [film was shot in Iceland and Sweden] in the upcoming audio-visual installation Arctic Re-visions: Isaac Julien’s True North, on view June 5 – October 3, 2010 at the Akron Art Museum. “We are thrilled […]

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15th Annual Akron Wine Auction to be Held at the Akron Art Museum

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Akron, Ohio, – The Akron Art Museum’s 15th annual Akron Wine Auction, presented by Lexus and featuring many changes from past events, is set to be the best in museum history. For the first time ever, the fundraiser will be held at the museum in the Beatrice Knapp McDowell Grand Lobby on Saturday, June 12 […]

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The Mourners, Bill Viola Exhibitions Opening at Saint Louis Art Museum

The Mourners, Bill Viola Exhibitions Opening at Saint Louis Art Museum

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The Saint Louis Art Museum announces the June 20, 2010, opening of The Mourners: Tomb Sculptures from the Court of Burgundy and Bill Viola: Visitation, two exhibitions presented in tandem this summer that reveal how different artists working more than 500 years apart have chosen to express the most fundamental human emotions. The Mourners, 40 […]

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The Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles Presents Arshile Gorky: A Retrospective

The Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles Presents Arshile Gorky: A Retrospective

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LOS ANGELES, CA.- The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (MOCA), presents “Arshile Gorky: A Retrospective” open June 6 through September 20, 2010, at MOCA Grand Avenue. This major traveling retrospective celebrates the extraordinary life and work of Arshile Gorky (b. c.1902, Khorkom, Armenia; d. 1948 Sherman, Connecticut), a seminal figure in the movement toward […]

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