Archive for August, 2010

Stedelijk Museum Opens Exhibition During Renovation and Expansion

Stedelijk Museum Opens Exhibition During Renovation and Expansion

. August 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

Taking Place, open through 9 Jan 2011, reintroduces the Stedelijk Museum by addressing its history, the spatial and temporal conditions of the unfinished building and the ways in which artists use, occupy and animate museum spaces. The historical, functional and architectural conditions of the museum are both subject and material for this special presentation of […]

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Anne Morgan’s War: Rebuilding Devastated France, 1917–1924 at the Morgan Library & Museum

Anne Morgan’s War: Rebuilding Devastated France, 1917–1924 at the Morgan Library & Museum

. August 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

New York, NY – This remarkable exhibition brings to life the extraordinary work undertaken by a small team of American women volunteers who left comfortable lives in the United States to devote themselves to relief work in France during and after World War I. Their dynamic leader was Anne Morgan (1873–1952), a daughter of the […]

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Computer History Museum Announces Signature Exhibit Spanning – The First 2000 Years of Computing in Early 2011

. August 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

Mountain View, Ca – The Computer History Museum (CHM), the world’s leading institution exploring the history of computing and its ongoing impact on society, is going to start a “Revolution” in January 2011. The Museum formally announced today the plans for its new signature exhibition, “Revolution: The First 2000 Years of Computing.” The exhibition will […]

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Fish Forms: Lamps by Frank Gehry at The Jewish Museum

Fish Forms: Lamps by Frank Gehry at The Jewish Museum

. August 28, 2010 . 1 Comment

New York, NY – The Jewish Museum will present a selection of colorful, luminous lamps designed by internationally renowned architect Frank Gehry in Fish Forms: Lamps by Frank Gehry, on view from August 29 through October 31, 2010. This exhibition also explores the significance of fish imagery in Gehry’s work. The lamps will be displayed […]

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The Museum at Bethel Woods Offers Free Admission on Smithsonian Magazine’s 6th Annual Museum Day

. August 28, 2010 . 0 Comments

Bethel, NY – On Saturday, September 25, 2010, The Museum at Bethel Woods will participate in the sixth annual Museum Day, presented by Toyota on behalf of the redesigned 2011 Avalon. The Museum at Bethel Woods will join participating museums and cultural institutions nationwide to open their doors free of charge to all visitors who […]

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