Archive for December, 2011

Michener Art Museum Announces Mavis Smith. Hidden Realities

Michener Art Museum Announces Mavis Smith. Hidden Realities

. December 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

The James A. Michener Art Museum in Doylestown presents Mavis Smith: Hidden Realities an exhibition on view January 14 to May 20, 2012 in the Fred Beans Gallery. Mavis Smith Night Pool, 2009, Egg tempera on panel. Part storyteller, part portraitist and part stage director; the Bucks County resident and Trenton native creates images like […]

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Hannah Martin Jewellry at London Design Museum Shop

. December 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Design Museum Shop welcomes Hannah Martin as the first fine jewellery designer to have her products stocked in the museum shop. Hannah Martin has established herself as one or London’s leading contemporary jewellery designers and is renowned for designing bold sculptural pieces with elegance and masculine detailing. Combining traditional production methods with the most […]

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China Institute Gallery Announces Theater, Life, and the Afterlife. Tomb Decor of the Jin Dynasty from Shanxi

China Institute Gallery Announces Theater, Life, and the Afterlife. Tomb Decor of the Jin Dynasty from Shanxi

. December 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

The China Institute Gallery in New York presents Theater, Life, and the Afterlife. Tomb Decor of the Jin Dynasty from Shanxi an exhibition on view February 9—June 17, 2012. Character of Zhuanggu (male role acting as officials) in the Zaju (variety play). Brick carving. Jin dynasty (1115–1234), H 35 x W 27.5 x D 5 […]

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Nationalmuseum Announces Museum in a new light: Shimmering silver

. December 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Nationalmuseum in Stockholm presents Museum in a new light: Shimmering silver an exhibition on view 27 January 2011 – March 2012. The Shimmering silver exhibition is part of the project Museum in a new light, which considers how Nationalmuseum’s collections may be exhbitited in a renovated museum building. The common thread running through the […]

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Museo del Prado Exhibits Architectural Landscape by Antonio Joli

Museo del Prado Exhibits Architectural Landscape by Antonio Joli

. December 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Museo del Prado in Madridpresents View of Queen Maria Amalia of Saxony at the Arch of Trajan in Benevento by Antonio Joli in an exhibition on view through February 26, 2012. Antonio Joli (Modena, 1700 – Naples 1777), View of Queen Maria Amalia of Saxony at the Arch of Trajan in Benevento, Ca.1759. Oil […]

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