Archive for September, 2010

New Orleans Museum of Art Opens Residents and Visitors:  Twentieth Century Photographs of Louisiana

New Orleans Museum of Art Opens Residents and Visitors: Twentieth Century Photographs of Louisiana

| September 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

Residents and Visitors: Twentieth-Century Photographs of Louisiana is the eighth collaborative exhibition drawn from the collections of the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) and The Historic New Orleans Collection (THNOC), and the first to be based solely on institutional photographic holdings. The series of exhibitions began after Hurricane Katrina, and has examined thematic common […]

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Sonoma Valley Museum of Art Presents Visions of Paradise: Art & The Power of Faith

| September 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Sonoma Valley Museum of Art presents Visions of Paradise: Art & The Power of Faith, open through Nov. 7, 2010. Expressions of faith are a source of creative inspiration. Artists have explored themes within their cultures and faiths since before the written word, often touching on similar concerns and subjects. This stunning exhibition, curated […]

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Houston Museum of Natural Science Presents Real Pirates: The Untold Story of the Whydah from Slave Ship to Pirate Ship

Houston Museum of Natural Science Presents Real Pirates: The Untold Story of the Whydah from Slave Ship to Pirate Ship

| September 30, 2010 | 2 Comments

This fall, visitors to the Houston Museum of Natural Science can discover the true story—one more powerful than fiction—when Real Pirates: The Untold Story of the Whydah from Slave Ship to Pirate Ship opens on October 8 through February 6, 2011. The exhibition tells the true story of the Whydah—a pirate ship that sank off […]

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New Orleans Museum of Art Presents Selections from Projects 35: International Video

| September 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

NOMA presents nine videos selected by nine curators from around the world. Open October 20, 2010 – January 30, 2011 The series includes videos by Israeli artist Guy Ben-Ner (selected by Mai Abu ElDahab), Japanese artist Yukihiro Taguchi (selected by Mami Kataoka), Zimbabwean/ South African artist Dan Halter (selected by Kathryn Smith), Chinese artist Zhou […]

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Houston Museum of Natural Science Presents ROBOTS: The Interactive Exhibition

Houston Museum of Natural Science Presents ROBOTS: The Interactive Exhibition

| September 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

Long before the word “robot” existed and before computers were commonly used, humans dreamed of mechanical people. Characters such as Frankenstein’s monster, the Tin Man from the Wizard of Oz, C-3PO and Mr. Data have shaped our imagination. Immerse yourself in the world of these fascinating machines when ROBOTS: The Interactive Exhibition at the Houston […]

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Bowes Museum Reunites Important Works

| September 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Bowes museum has brought together two important art and textile pieces which are to be displayed side by side at the museum for the first time. The Adam Jacquard woven textile is a key piece in the Barnard Castle museum’s significant Design Award Collection. While conducting background research on the work curatorial assistant Annabel […]

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DeCordova Presents Out of the Box: Photography Portfolios from the Permanent Collection

DeCordova Presents Out of the Box: Photography Portfolios from the Permanent Collection

| September 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

In collaboration with one of Boston’s premier venues for photography, the Photographic Resource Center at Boston University (PRC), DeCordova has invited their former curator and now independent curator Leslie K. Brown to organize an exhibition from the museum’s extensive photography collection. Open October 24, 2009 – October 28, 2010. In addition to touching upon the […]

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