Archive for July, 2010

Museum of Fine Arts Houston Kinder Foundation Gallery Presents Teach Me to See

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“Teach Me to See” exhibition runs July 3, 2010—January 9, 2011 A child born today will see more images in a lifetime than the number of stars in the universe. But how do children learn the skills that will help them respond to the world around them with “thinking”—rather than “passive”—eyes? The Kinder Foundation Gallery […]

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Mauritshuis Unveils Preliminary Design by Hans van Heeswijk

Mauritshuis Unveils Preliminary Design by Hans van Heeswijk

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Ambitious extension will create more space and opportunities The preliminary design for the 22 million euro project ‘Mauritshuis building for the future’ was unveiled on 22 June 2010. The ambitious design links Plein 26, the art deco building opposite the Mauritshuis in The Hague which is part of the Nieuwe of Littéraire Sociëteit de Witte, […]

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Christian Marclay Festival to Be Presented at the Whitney

Christian Marclay Festival to Be Presented at the Whitney

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New York – Artist/composer Christian Marclay (b. 1955), known for the distinctive fusion of sound and image in his art, is the subject of a major exhibition this summer at the Whitney Museum of American Art. Activated by daily musical performances, the show explores Marclay’s approach to the world around him with a particular focus […]

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Metropolitan Museum Announces 5.24 Million Annual Attendance, Highest Since 2001, as Fiscal Year Ends

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New York – Attendance at The Metropolitan Museum of Art reached 5,240,000 visitors during the fiscal year that ends today, June 30, the Museum has announced. This is the first year since 2001 that attendance at the Metropolitan has exceeded five million. The number, which includes attendance at The Cloisters museum and gardens, ranks among […]

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