Archive for November, 2011

BBC and The British Museum Announce Shakespeare’s Restless World Radio Series

BBC and The British Museum Announce Shakespeare’s Restless World Radio Series

. November 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

The BBC and British Museum have announced a 20-part series to be broadcast on BBC Radio 4, Neil MacGregor, the Director of the British Museum, looks at the world through the eyes of Shakespeare’s audience by exploring objects from that turbulent period. Neil MacGregor in the recording studio. Neil uses objects to explore the great […]

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British Museum Acquires Picasso’s Vollard Suite

. November 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

The British Museum announces the major acquisition of a complete set of Picasso’s Vollard Suite, which will go on display at the Museum in the summer of 2012. The suite comprises 100 etchings produced by Picasso between 1930 and 1937 and is the most important cycle of etchings produced by arguably the 20th century’s most […]

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Scottish National Portrait Gallery Reopens December 1st

Scottish National Portrait Gallery Reopens December 1st

. November 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

The new renovated Scottish National Portrait Gallery (SNPG) re-opens on 1st December with 60 per cent more space and a new photography gallery. Scottish National Portrait Gallery A distinctive landmark on Edinburgh’s Queen Street, the Scottish National Portrait Gallery is a grand, neo-gothic building in red sandstone. The north- and east-facing sides feature an elaborate […]

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Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo Presents Tokyo Art Meeting (II) Architectural Environments for Tomorrow. New Spatial Practices in Architecture and Art

Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo Presents Tokyo Art Meeting (II) Architectural Environments for Tomorrow. New Spatial Practices in Architecture and Art

. November 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo presents Tokyo Art Meeting (II) Architectural Environments for Tomorrow. New Spatial Practices in Architecture and Art on view through 15 January 2012. Walter Niedermayr, “Rohbauten 72 | 2008.” Courtesy: Galerie Nordenhake Berlin/Stockholm; Galleria Suzy Shammah, Milano; Robert Miller Gallery, New York. The spread of computerization and urbanization since the […]

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The British Museum Invites Trustee Applications

The British Museum Invites Trustee Applications

. November 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

The British Museum invite applications for three new Trustee positions. The deadline for applications is 2 December 2011. The British Museum was founded by Parliament in 1753 with the purpose of enabling citizens, of both Britain and the world, to understand the world. Great court Window The British Museum The British Museum holds the greatest […]

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