Archive for September, 2010

Paintings Gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna Reopens

Paintings Gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna Reopens

. September 27, 2010 . 0 Comments

After its renovation and restructuring, the Vienna Academy of Fine Arts’ Gallery of Paintings will be accessible to the public again. Surrounded by the artists’ studios and workshops on the first floor of the Academy of Fine Arts is a world-ranking collection of European painting from the 14th to the 19th centuries. A central foyer […]

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Craven Museum Announce Amateur Photography Competition Winners

Craven Museum Announce Amateur Photography Competition Winners

. September 27, 2010 . 0 Comments

Earlier this year Craven Museum & Gallery, in association with The Craven Herald, launched an amateur photography competition. The brief was simple; show Craven at its best and the top 10 would be made into postcards to be sold through the museum gift shop. Over 100 photographs were submitted with the subjects ranging from snow […]

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British Library Digitised Greek Manuscripts Now Available Online

British Library Digitised Greek Manuscripts Now Available Online

. September 27, 2010 . 0 Comments

The British Library has digitised over a quarter of its Greek manuscripts (284 volumes) for the first time and made them freely available online at www.bl.uk/manuscripts thanks to a generous grant from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation. The website provides researchers with access to high quality digital images of a major part of the British Library’s […]

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State Russian Museum Opens Virtual Branch in Beijing

. September 27, 2010 . 0 Comments

A virtual branch of the State Russian Museum will open in Beijing, during the the Chinese visit of Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, at the Russian Cultural Center Chinese visitors will be able to use multimedia programs to make a virtual tour of the the State Russian Museum at Mikhailovsky Palace, viewing, the museum’s paintings and […]

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Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) to Open New Resnick Exhibition Pavilion October 2

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) to Open New Resnick Exhibition Pavilion October 2

. September 27, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Lynda and Stewart Resnick Exhibition Pavilion, designed by Renzo Piano at The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), opens to the public on October 2, 2010 The new Pavilion dramatically expands the museum’s exhibition space and unifies the western half of the museum’s twenty-acre campus. The single-story, 45,000 square foot structure is the […]

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