Archive for July, 2010

Brooklyn Museum to Display Damian Wampler Prints

. July 30, 2010 . 0 Comments

Photographer Damian Wampler is proud to announce that two prints from the series Darfur in Brooklyn have been acquired by the Brooklyn Museum. One of the prints, Untitled 1 (Kitchen), will be on display in the American Identities galleries on the 5th floor from August-December 2010. Darfur in Brooklyn is a documentary photography project that […]

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Erie Art Museum Blues & Jazz Festival

. July 30, 2010 . 0 Comments

In conjunction with the Erie Art Museum Blues & Jazz Festival, the Museum is hosting Hal Walker, family performance act and harmonica extraordinaire, in a four-day residency. Walker composes and improvises on the piano, guitar, voice, concertina, harmonica, jaw harp, and the khaen (a mouth organ made out of bamboo pipe from Southeast Asia). The […]

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Battle of Britain Remembrance Day at the Museum of Flight

Battle of Britain Remembrance Day at the Museum of Flight

. July 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

70th anniversary of history’s greatest air battle honored with a full day of lectures and a weekend of events SEATTLE, – In remembrance of the 70th anniversary history’s first major battle to be decided purely in the air–the Battle of Britain–The Museum of Flight presents a day of special presentations on Sept. 18, with two […]

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Black Sabbath: The Secret Musical History of Black-Jewish Relations at the Contemporary Jewish Museum

. July 29, 2010 . 1 Comment

San Francisco, CA, – Yiddish jive?! Cab Calloway was the king. “If I Were a Rich Man” remade into a gospel reverie?! The Temptations did it in 1969. This fall, the Contemporary Jewish Museum invites you to sit down and relax or sing along and dance as you experience its newest exhibition Black Sabbath: The […]

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Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) Presents New Works: Prints, Drawings and Collages

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) Presents New Works: Prints, Drawings and Collages

. July 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

Exhibition Showcases Twenty-Two Innovative Artists, from Jasper Johns and Claes Oldenburg to Tara Donovan and Michael Oatman BOSTON, MA – Though richly varied in style, content, and medium, works on view in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), exhibition New Works: Prints, Drawings, Collages share a common thread: they are recently acquired (by purchase, […]

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