Archive for September, 2010

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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Kohl’s Donates Over $2.7 Million to Milwaukee Art Museum

. September 30, 2010 . 0 Comments

Kohl’s Department Stores announced a more than $2.7 million donation over three years to the Milwaukee Art Museum that will continue the successful Kohl’s Art Generation program launched in 2008 as well as create new programs for kids and families. Building on the $1 million contribution from Kohl’s in 2008, this donation is the largest […]

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DeCordova to Present The Paul J. Cronin Memorial Lecture: Antony Gormley

DeCordova to Present The Paul J. Cronin Memorial Lecture: Antony Gormley

. September 30, 2010 . 0 Comments

Antony Gormley is among the most celebrated sculptors working today. Over the last twenty-five years Gormley has revitalized the human image in sculpture through a radical investigation of the body as a place of memory and transformation, using his own body as subject, tool and material. Since 1990 he has expanded his concern with the […]

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Tianjin Polar Marine Museum Opens in China

. September 30, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Tianjin Polar Marine Museum has opened in Northern China, on display are tmore than 2,000 polar marine species from Russia, Canada, Australia and other countries. The polar marine museum is part of a “polar marine world” project of Haichang (Group) Co., Ltd., which is still under construction. Tianjin is a metropolis in Northeastern China […]

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