Archive for October, 2010

Queens Museum of Art Presents Working Stiffs: Photography from the Collection

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The Queens Museum of Art presents Working Stiffs: Photography from the Collection. On view through November 14, 2010. Working stiffs, an archaic phrase from the slang of mid 20th century American life, suggests the deadly dullness and mind-numbing repetition of the life of the working class: from back-breaking, often brutal manual labor to the endless […]

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Walker Art Center’s Sol LeWitt: 2D+3D Features Groundbreaking Sculptural and Two-Dimensional Works

Walker Art Center’s Sol LeWitt: 2D+3D Features Groundbreaking Sculptural and Two-Dimensional Works

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When the Walker Art Center opened its new Edward Larrabee Barnes-designed building in 1971, it ushered in exciting new possibilities for exhibiting and collecting the art of its time. The Barnes building, with its sweeping, rectangular galleries and white terrazzo floors, was one of the first U.S. museums designed to showcase sculpture and other works […]

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American Museum of Natural History Presents Brain: The Inside Story

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The American Museum of Natural History presents Brain: The Inside Story, open November 20, 2010–August 14, 2011. Step into your brain. In this exhibition, explore how the brain—a product of millions of years of evolution—produces thoughts, senses, and feelings; experience how the brain is continually changing at different stages of life; and discover how new […]

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Delaware Art Museum Different Views: Painters of the Osher  Lifelong Learning Institute

Delaware Art Museum Different Views: Painters of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

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The Delaware Art Museum presents Different Views: Painters of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, open November 6, 2010 – January 23, 2011. This juried exhibition features individual paintings from 38 members of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Delaware’s Wilmington campus (formerly the Academy of Lifelong Learning). The paintings demonstrate traditional and […]

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Stadel Museum Presents In Chronological Order Stadel Works of the 14th to 21st Centuries

Stadel Museum Presents In Chronological Order Stadel Works of the 14th to 21st Centuries

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The Städel Museum, Presents In Chronological Order Städel Works of the 14th to 21st Centuries, open October 28, 2010 – June 26, 2011 in the Städel Museum, Exhibition Building. The holdings of the Städel Museum comprise masterpieces of European art from the late Middle Ages to the present. The temporary closure of its galleries in […]

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