Archive for December, 2011

Minneapolis Institute of Arts Presents Edo Pop. The Graphic Impact of Japanese Prints

Minneapolis Institute of Arts Presents Edo Pop. The Graphic Impact of Japanese Prints

. December 27, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Minneapolis Institute of Arts presents Edo Pop. The Graphic Impact of Japanese Prints on view through January 8, 2012. The Minneapolis Institute of Arts (MIA) is home to one of the world’s great collections of ukiyo-e (“pictures of the floating world”) prints, the exhibition features more than 160 masterworks that reveal the great breadth […]

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NYC Civic Leaders and NASA Officials Present Space Shuttle Enterprise to Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

. December 27, 2011 . 0 Comments

United States Senator Charles Schumer, Representative Jerrold Nadler, NYS Assembly Member Michael DenDekker and other New York City elected officials and civic leaders joined NASA Deputy Administrator Lori Garver at a ceremony presenting the title for the Space Shuttle ‘Enterprise’ to the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum on Sunday, December 11th. Intrepid Sea, Air […]

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Royal Academy Presents Driven to Draw. Twentieth century Drawings and Sketchbooks

Royal Academy Presents Driven to Draw. Twentieth century Drawings and Sketchbooks

. December 27, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Royal Academy presents Driven to Draw: Twentieth-century Drawings and Sketchbooks from the Royal Academy’s Collection on view through 12 February 2012. Sir Frank Brangwyn, R.A., Portrait of A.H. Mackmurdo, 1 May 1945. Red chalk on cream laid paper. Photo: © Royal Academy of Arts, London. Drawing is almost as natural a human activity as […]

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New Book by American Museum of Natural History Anthropologist Explores Ancient City of Festivals

. December 27, 2011 . 0 Comments

More than 500 years ago, the now-desolate Inka city of Huánuco Pampa, located high up in the Andes Mountains in Peru, periodically bustled with tens of thousands of people. But despite its large palace, temples, and public halls, the city was home to only a few hundred year-round guards, administrators, and religious specialists who prepared […]

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Kunstverein Hamburg presents exhibition with works by American graphic designer Charley Harper

Kunstverein Hamburg presents exhibition with works by American graphic designer Charley Harper

. December 27, 2011 . 0 Comments

Kunstverein Hamburg presents exhibition with works by American graphic designer Charley Harper on view through January, 8, 2012. Charley Harper, “The Name is Puffin,” 1971. © Charley Harper Art Studio Kunstverein Hamburg goes Berlin: On invitation by the Volksbühne the Kunstverein Hamburg curates an exhibition with works of the American graphic designer Charley Harper at […]

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