Archive for August, 2010

Neo-Crocker 2010: A Modern Culture Party to Celebrate New Crocker Museum

Neo-Crocker 2010: A Modern Culture Party to Celebrate New Crocker Museum

. August 28, 2010 . 0 Comments

Sacramento, Calif. – Attendees to the Neo-Crocker 2010: A Modern Culture Party will celebrate the opening of the New Crocker with art experiences, DJs, dancing, performances and more. Presented by Bank of America, Neo-Crocker 2010 will be held in the new Teel Family Pavilion, existing Victorian buildings and exterior courtyards on Saturday, October 16, from […]

Continue Reading

Huge Cultural Treasure Unveiled at the Canadian Museum of Civilization

. August 28, 2010 . 0 Comments

Gatineau, Quebec – The Canadian Museum of Civilization is proud to unveil and place on permanent display, a magnificent artistic mural depicting the growth of Canada. The huge mural was donated to the Museum of Civilization in January 2009 by Holcim (Canada) Inc., formerly St. Lawrence Cement. Measuring more than 15 metres tall, the mural […]

Continue Reading

Discover America’s Roots In Charles Deas Retrospective at the Denver Art Museum

Discover America’s Roots In Charles Deas Retrospective at the Denver Art Museum

. August 28, 2010 . 0 Comments

Denver, Colo – The Denver Art Museum (DAM) presents Charles Deas and 1840s America, the first retrospective of the decade-long career of Western American painter Charles Deas. Organized by the DAM and guest curator Carol Clark, Professor of Art History and American Studies at Amherst College, this landmark exhibition and accompanying catalogue will reconstruct the […]

Continue Reading

Royal Automobile Museum Honors Soldiers with Special Needs

. August 28, 2010 . 0 Comments

Under the Patronage of HRH Prince Mir’ed bin Raad, Chairman of the Hashemite Charity Society for Soldiers with Special Needs (HCSSSN), the Royal Automobile Museum (RAM) held a charity Iftar banquet for soldiers with special needs on August 21 within its charity program “Mishwar Al-Khair”. Through its Mishwar Al-Khair drive, RAM aims at playing a […]

Continue Reading

Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) Acquires Painting by John Everett Millais

Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) Acquires Painting by John Everett Millais

. August 27, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Winnipeg Art Gallery announce the acquisition through gift of one of the finest paintings created by Sir John Everett Millais, a leading 19th century British artist. The large canvas entitled, Afternoon Tea (or The Gossips), and dating to 1889, was donated by the Honourable Douglas Everett of Winnipeg and his family in memory of […]

Continue Reading