Archive for September, 2011

Hirshhorn Museum Displays Monumental Light Sculpture by Dan Flavin

Hirshhorn Museum Displays Monumental Light Sculpture by Dan Flavin

. September 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

A hallmark piece by Dan Flavin (American, b. New York, 1933; d. Riverhead, N.Y., 1996), titled “untitled (to Helga and Carlo, with respect and affection)” (1974), will go on view Sept. 25 at the Smithsonian’s Hirshhorn Museum for the first museum presentation of the work since its premiere in 1975. Flavin, who earned international acclaim […]

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Foundry Art Centre Announces First Annual Art Romp

. September 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Foundry Art Centre is hosting a special interactive art happening – the inaugural “Art Romp” event on Friday October 14, 2011 beginning at 7:00 pm. “Art Romp” – an event for all adults who still have a little “kid” in them – will be an unforgettable evening set against a colorful backdrop of live […]

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J. Paul Getty Trust and the Hellenic Republic Ministry of Culture Sign Agreement

J. Paul Getty Trust and the Hellenic Republic Ministry of Culture Sign Agreement

. September 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

Pavlos Yeroulanos, Minister of Culture and Tourism for the Hellenic Republic, and James Cuno, President and Chief Executive Officer of the J. Paul Getty Trust, today signed a memorandum of understanding that ensures a clear framework for cooperation between the Hellenic Republic and the Getty Trust. The agreement builds on principles already established between the […]

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Badischer Kunstverein Announces Atrium Hamlet Hovsepian Head, Itch, Washing Hair, Yawning, Biting Nails

. September 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

Badischer Kunstverein announce the first solo exhibition of Armenian artist Hamlet Hovsepian in the German-speaking world. Born in 1950 in Ashnak near Yerevan, Hovsepian numbers among the most interesting pioneers of Conceptual Art in the countries of the former Soviet Union. The presentation at Badischer Kunstverein focuses on Hamlet Hovsepian’s filmic works from the mid-1970s, […]

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Museum of the Western Prairie to Reopen

Museum of the Western Prairie to Reopen

. September 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Museum of the Western Prairie is to re-open on Monday. Sept. 26, after being closed for four years, according to Kswo.com Museum of the Western Prairie “Museum Director Jennie Buchanan said the museum shutdown in July 2007 when museum officials realized it had asbestos. It was a three-month process to remove that, and that […]

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