Archive for January, 2013

Museum of Modern Art New York (MoMA) announces Louise Bourgeois website

Museum of Modern Art New York (MoMA) announces Louise Bourgeois website

. January 30, 2013 . 0 Comments

The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) has launched a major website documenting the printmaking of Louise Bourgeois. This site, Louise Bourgeois: The Complete Prints & Books, focuses on the artist’s creative process by presenting the many evolving states she made in the lead-up to her final print compositions. It also places Bourgeois’s prints and illustrated […]

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San Francisco Art Institute announces first West Coast survey exhibition of Gutai

. January 30, 2013 . 0 Comments

The San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI) is proud to present the first West Coast survey exhibition of Gutai (1954–1972), a significant avant-garde artist collective in postwar Japan whose overriding directive was: “Do something no one’s ever done before.” As one of the nation’s most vital contemporary fine arts institutions—and an epicenter of experimental thinking on […]

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Gymnast Gabrielle Douglas Donates Items to the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Gymnast Gabrielle Douglas Donates Items to the National Museum of African American History and Culture

. January 30, 2013 . 0 Comments

Gabrielle Douglas will donate some personal items to the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture. The items will be on view indefinitely at the entrance of the NMAAHC Gallery, located in the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History, beginning Feb. 1, as a kick-off to Black History Month. They will go on […]

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National Museum of American History and the Smithsonian Latino Center Look at the Evolution of Mexican Food in America

. January 30, 2013 . 0 Comments

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History and the Smithsonian Latino Center will present two programs related to Mexican American food and the production of food in America, including a look at the bracero (guest worker) farm labor program. The programs are offered in conjunction with the museum’s newest exhibition, “FOOD: Transforming the American Table […]

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Museum of Flight to Exhibit New Paintings Celebrating Tuskegee Airmen

Museum of Flight to Exhibit New Paintings Celebrating Tuskegee Airmen

. January 29, 2013 . 0 Comments

“Red Tails, Silver Wings” – Show of works by Chris Hopkins opens Feb. 29 SEATTLE, – An exhibition of paintings and drawings depicting America’s first African American military pilots, the Tuskegee Airmen, will premiere at The Museum of Flight on Feb. 28. “Red Tails, Silver Wings: Paintings of Tuskegee Airmen by Chris Hopkins” is an […]

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