Archive for July, 2010

LACMA Receives $75,000 for Film Program

. July 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn has announced at a special luncheon that it is donating $75,000 to the The Los Angeles County Museum of Art to support it’s film program. LACMA had announced that it would be ending its weekend screening series for budgetary reasons. But the museum reversed its decision following a public outcry […]

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Crystal Bridges To Loan Major Works by Parrish, Rockwell

Crystal Bridges To Loan Major Works by Parrish, Rockwell

. July 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

BENTONVILLE, Ark., – Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art will share important works of art by America’s most beloved artist-illustrators with the Toledo Museum of Art. Maxfield Parrish’s lyrical nocturne The Lantern Bearers (1908), originally created as a frontispiece for the December 10, 1910 issue of Collier’s magazine, and Norman Rockwell’s Rosie the Riveter (1943), […]

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Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) Hosts Fun Family Free Day on July 30th

. July 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

BOSTON, MA – From masterpieces by Vincent van Gogh to Japanese tattoo designs and contemporary photography, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), presents works from around the world as it hosts a “Free Fun Friday” on July 30th from 10 a.m. to 9:45 p.m. The event features admission to special exhibitions, family activities, and […]

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Butler Institute of American Art Publishes Second Major Art History Volume Highlighting the Museum’s Permanent  Collection

Butler Institute of American Art Publishes Second Major Art History Volume Highlighting the Museum’s Permanent Collection

. July 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

Youngstown – Masterworks from The Butler Institute of American Art, a three year effort by Butler staff, contains full color reproductions of one hundred sixty of Butler’s most beloved works. Recent acquisitions, including the Butler’s new Jackson Pollock and Norman Rockwell paintings, are included in this stunning, 416 page volume, printed in the USA by […]

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Holiday Arts & Crafts Show: American Holiday at the Butler Institute of American Art

. July 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Butler Institute of American Art hosts its annual holiday craft show the first weekend in December. A members preview will be held December 3, and public days for the sale are December 4 & 5, 2010. Proceeds from the event support Butler education programs and the Butler free admission policy. Call 330.743.1107, ext. 112 […]

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