Archive for February, 2012

Oceanside Museum of Art opens Ghost Fleet. John Taylor

Oceanside Museum of Art opens Ghost Fleet. John Taylor

. February 25, 2012 . 0 Comments

The Oceanside Museum of Art presents Ghost Fleet. John Taylor an exhibition on view February 25 – April 8, 2012. Oceanside Museum of Art Striking in their detail, John Taylor’s miniature reproductions evoke the organic qualities of aging, decay and death. By combining the spontaneous use of materials, careful research and innovative patina techniques, Taylor’s […]

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Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum Releases Dataset to Broaden Access to Online Collection

Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum Releases Dataset to Broaden Access to Online Collection

. February 25, 2012 . 0 Comments

The Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum announced the release of its collection dataset, which will broaden access and allow for increased analysis of the museum’s object holdings. Basic museum data for more than 60 percent of the collection (more than 120,000 records) is now available as a single downloadable file at cooperhewitt.org/data. This open data […]

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Frist Center for the Visual Arts opens Fairy Tales, Monsters, and the Genetic Imagination

Frist Center for the Visual Arts opens Fairy Tales, Monsters, and the Genetic Imagination

. February 25, 2012 . 0 Comments

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Fairy Tales, Monsters, and the Genetic Imagination, an exhibition of photographs, paintings, videos, sculptures and installations by contemporary artists who invent humanlike, animal or hybrid creatures to symbolize life’s mysteries, desires and fears, on view Feb. 24 through May 28, 2012. Patricia Piccinini, The Long Awaited, 2008. […]

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Weatherspoon Art Museum opens Telling Tales. Narratives from the 1930s

Weatherspoon Art Museum opens Telling Tales. Narratives from the 1930s

. February 25, 2012 . 0 Comments

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro presents Telling Tales: Narratives from the 1930s, an exhibition on view Feb 25, 2012 – May 13, 2012. Edmund Lewandowski, “Factories”, 1936, watercolor on paper, 18 1/4 x 23in. Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U.S.General Services Administration Commissioned through […]

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Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst (S.M.A.K.) opens Nedko Solakov. All in Order, with Exceptions

. February 25, 2012 . 0 Comments

The Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst (S.M.A.K.) presents Nedko Solakov. All in Order, with Exceptions, an exhibition on view 25 February–3 June 2012. Nedko Solakov (b. 1957, Cherven Briag) is one of Bulgaria’s internationally best known contemporary artists, and has been artistically active for more than thirty years. He studied traditional mural techniques at the […]

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