Archive for February, 2011

Woodson Art Museum Announces James Coe as 2011 Master Artist

. February 28, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Woodson Art Museum announces James Coe as its 2011 Master Artist who will be honored during the Museum’s 36th annual Birds in Art exhibition this fall. As the Woodson’s 32nd Master Artist, Coe’s work reflects a synthesis of two styles, weaving his insight and skill as a trained naturalist into fresh, deftly painted landscapes. […]

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Philadelphia Museum of Art Presents Paris Through the Window Marc Chagall and His Circle

Philadelphia Museum of Art Presents Paris Through the Window Marc Chagall and His Circle

. February 27, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Philadelphia Museum of Art presents Paris Through the Window: Marc Chagall and His Circle open March 1, 2011 – July 10, 2011. As a center of cosmopolitan culture and a symbol of modernity, Paris held a magnetic attraction for artists from Eastern Europe during the early decades of the 20th century. Most painters and […]

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Virginia Museum of Natural History Kite Festival

. February 27, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Virginia Museum of Natural History, through the Martinsville-Henry County Community Nature Initiative, is hosting the Piedmont Kite Festival on Saturday, March 12 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Jack Dalton Park in Henry County. The Piedmont Kite Festival is free of charge and allows children, youth and adults to bring their own kites […]

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Indianapolis Museum of Art Opens Thornton Dial Exhibition

Indianapolis Museum of Art Opens Thornton Dial Exhibition

. February 27, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Indianapolis Museum of Art has opened an exhibition of the work of Thornton Dial on view through May 15, 2011. Thornton Dial, High and Wide (Carrying the Rats to the Man), 2002. Goat hides, carpet, found metal, clothing, stuffed-animal backpack, barbed wire, upholstery, textbook cover, Splash Zone compound, enamel, and spray paint on canvas […]

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San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) Opens Eadweard Muybridge in a Time of Change

. February 27, 2011 . 0 Comments

From February 26 through June 7, 2011, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) will showcase the first-ever retrospective examining all aspects of artist Eadweard Muybridge’s pioneering photography. Helios: Eadweard Muybridge in a Time of Change brings together more than 300 objects created between 1857 and 1893, including Muybridge’s only surviving zoopraxiscope—an apparatus he […]

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