Archive for August, 2011

Institute of Contemporary Arts Presents Jack Smith A Feast for Open Eyes

Institute of Contemporary Arts Presents Jack Smith A Feast for Open Eyes

. August 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Institute of Contemporary Arts presents Jack Smith A Feast for Open Eyes on view 7–18 September 2011. Legendary American artist, filmmaker and actor Jack Smith (1932–1989), described by Andy Warhol as the only person he would ever copy and by John Waters as “the only true underground filmmaker,” is celebrated at the Institute of […]

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Smithsonian Marks Sept. 11 Anniversary with Unique Display

. August 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Smithsonian museum will mark the 10-year anniversary of Sept. 11 with a unique display of objects Sept. 3 to Sept. 11 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. “September 11: Remembrance and Reflection” will provide visitors with a close-up view of more than 50 objects from New York, the Pentagon and Shanksville, Pa., as well […]

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Snite Museum of Art Announces Chicanitas Small Paintings from the Cheech Marin Collection

Snite Museum of Art Announces Chicanitas Small Paintings from the Cheech Marin Collection

. August 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Snite Museum of Art presents Chicanitas, Small Paintings from the Cheech Marin Collection. On view September 4-November 13, 2011. This exhibition showcases 65 paintings by 26 painters represented in Cheech Marin’s noted collection of Chicano art. Marin’s most recent passion is collecting small paintings at least 16″square and smaller in size. In contrast to […]

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National Museum of American History Hosting Online Conversations to Mark 10th Anniversary of Sept. 11 Attacks

. August 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

Americans are invited to join in a dialogue about how their lives have changed since Sept. 11, 2001, through an online forum, “September 11: Conversations,” part of the Smithsonian’s 10th-anniversary commemoration of the attacks. The online conversations are organized in a partnership among the National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Channel and GMD Studios of […]

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Art Gallery of Hamilton Announces New Design Space Opening Spring 2012

Art Gallery of Hamilton Announces New Design Space Opening Spring 2012

. August 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Art Gallery of Hamilton will unveil a storefront dedicated to design and incorporating retail, event and performance space on the ground floor of 118 James Street North in Spring 2012. The generously-sized space is located in a 20th-century commercial building and features exposed brick, hardwood floors, a pressed tin ceiling and large windows. “We […]

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