Archive for September, 2010

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts to Present Picasso: Masterpieces from the Musée National Picasso Paris

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts to Present Picasso: Masterpieces from the Musée National Picasso Paris

. September 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts announced the most important exhibition in its history, Picasso: Masterpieces from the Musée National Picasso, Paris. VMFA is the only East Coast venue for the exhibition’s seven-city international tour. The exhibition, which will be on view from February 19 through May 15, 2011, is co-organized by the Musée National […]

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Getty Museum Head of Preparation Bruce Metro Retires

. September 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

Bruce Metro, Head of Preparation at the J. Paul Getty Museum, will retire at the end of September following 31 years at the Getty. Metro joined the Getty Museum in 1979 and, over the course of his career, has been responsible for the realization of over 400 exhibitions at the Getty Center and the Getty […]

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Natural History Museum Presents Amazonia: Contemporary Art Exhibition

Natural History Museum Presents Amazonia: Contemporary Art Exhibition

. September 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Natural History Museum will present an art exhibition by contemporary artists Lucy + Jorge Orta, open 6 October – 12 December 2010. Artists Lucy + Jorge Orta travelled to the Peruvian Amazon rainforest in July 2009 to develop their ideas for this exhibition. They assisted scientists on their rainforest expedition to collect data. They […]

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New Mint Museum Uptown Opens

New Mint Museum Uptown Opens

. September 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

October 1st, 2010 marks a transformative moment for The Mint Museum. The debut of the new Mint Museum Uptown – one year prior to the institution’s 75th anniversary – will bring together the Mint Museum of Art and the Mint Museum of Craft + Design under one roof, double the permanent collection on view and […]

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Getty Museum Presents Author and Ceramicist Edmund de Waal

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Join British ceramicist and author Edmund de Waal at the J. Paul Getty Museum on Tuesday, October 5, as he explores the ascent and decline of a Jewish dynasty and the survival of objects, in connection with the publication of his new book, The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance. Using examples from his […]

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