Archive for June, 2012

June 30 is Big Band Night at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

June 30 is Big Band Night at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. June 3, 2012 . 0 Comments

Bring your family, guests, lawn chairs, and blankets for an evening of music, dancing, and fireworks under the stars in historic St. Michaels. Featuring the 17-piece band The Rhythm Doctors, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will host Big Band Night on Saturday, June 30 from 7-10 pm. The rain date for the concert is Sunday, […]

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Kunsthaus Zurich opens Riotous Baroque. From Cattelan to Zurbaran

Kunsthaus Zurich opens Riotous Baroque. From Cattelan to Zurbaran

. June 2, 2012 . 0 Comments

Kunsthaus Zurich presents Riotous Baroque. From Cattelan to Zurbaran. Manifestations of Precarious Vitality, an exhibition on view 1 June to 2 September 2012, bringing together some 100 works of art from the 17th century and the present day. Kunsthaus Zurich Even before her appointment as Director of the 2011 Venice Biennale, Bice Curiger was working […]

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Kunsthaus Zurich presents The Foundation E.G. Buhrle Collection

Kunsthaus Zurich presents The Foundation E.G. Buhrle Collection

. June 2, 2012 . 0 Comments

On 28 May 2012 the Zürcher Kunstgesellschaft signed an agreement with the Foundation E.G. Bührle Collection setting out the terms under which some 190 paintings and sculptures are to be made available on long-term loan to the Kunsthaus Zürich. The internationally renowned collection of the industrialist Emil Bührle (1890-1956) is to be exhibited from 2017 […]

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Philadelphia Museum of Art Appoints Jennifer Francis as Executive Director of Marketing

. June 2, 2012 . 0 Comments

The Philadelphia Museum of Art announced the appointment of Jennifer Francis as the Museum’s new Executive Director of Marketing. She will take up her new duties in mid August. Francis currently serves as Head of Press and Marketing at the Royal Academy of Arts, where she has worked for the past eight and a half […]

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Phillips Collection opens Jasper Johns. Variations on a Theme

Phillips Collection opens Jasper Johns. Variations on a Theme

. June 2, 2012 . 0 Comments

The Phillips Collection presents Jasper Johns. Variations on a Theme, on view June 2 through Sept. 9, 2012. One of the most celebrated artists of the modern era, Jasper Johns (b. 1930) transformed the field of printmaking. For over 50 years, he has tested the medium’s boundaries, reinventing subjects like targets, American flags, and images […]

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