Archive for August, 2012

J. Paul Getty Museum Extends Herb Ritts Exhibition

. August 1, 2012 . 0 Comments

Herb Ritts: L.A. Style, the J. Paul Getty Museum’s current photography exhibition exploring the work of the iconic Los Angeles-based photographer, has been extended through September 2 to coincide with Labor Day weekend. To date, the popular exhibition’s weekly average attendance is higher than previous photography shows at the Getty. Complementing the exhibition is a […]

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Getty Research Institute announces Farewell to Surrealism. The Dyn Circle in Mexico

Getty Research Institute announces Farewell to Surrealism. The Dyn Circle in Mexico

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Getty Research Institute presents Farewell to Surrealism. The Dyn Circle in Mexico, an exhibition that explores the ideas of the unique journal Dyn, created by an international group of writers and artists collaborating in Mexico in the 1940s. On view October 2, 2012–February 17, 2013. Space Person, 1942. Wolfgang Paalen (Austrian, 1905-1959). Letterpress, offset print. […]

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Rosenbach Museum & Library presents Maurice Sendak. A Legacy

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Rosenbach Museum & Library presents Maurice Sendak. A Legacy , an exhibition on view through 05/26/2013. The exhibition features around 65 objects, to honor his 65-year career, in a salon-style exhibition. The most comprehensive exhibition of Sendak’s work ever on view to the public, this “rumpus on the walls” offers visitors a look into the […]

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Cantor Arts Center opens When Artists Attack the King. Honore Daumier and La Caricature, 1830–1835

Cantor Arts Center opens When Artists Attack the King. Honore Daumier and La Caricature, 1830–1835

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Cantor Arts Center presents When Artists Attack the King. Honore Daumier and La Caricature, 1830–1835, an exhibition on view August 1–November 11, 2012. Auguste Bouquet, The Pear and Its Seeds. (La Poire et ses Pépins.). La Caricature, Plate 290 (Volume 6, Issue 139, July 4, 1833). Lithograph with hand coloring. Francis Alward Eames Fund, 1973.24.6.10. […]

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