Archive for July, 2013

Minneapolis Institute of Arts presents The Progressive Pencil: George Elmslie’s Prairie School Designs

. July 30, 2013

Minneapolis Institute of Arts presents The Progressive Pencil: George Elmslie’s Prairie School Designs an exhibition on view through October 27, 2013. This exhibition commemorates the 100-year anniversary of the MIA’s crown jewel of Prairie School architecture, the Purcell-Cutts House, through a celebration of the design work of George Grant Elmslie (1869-1952). Having worked for Louis […]

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The Huntington opens Illuminated Palaces: Extra-Illustrated Books from The Huntington Library

The Huntington opens Illuminated Palaces: Extra-Illustrated Books from The Huntington Library

. July 30, 2013

The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens presents “Illuminated Palaces: Extra-Illustrated Books from The Huntington Library” an exhibition on view from July 27 to Oct. 28, 2013. In the 18th and 19th centuries, historians, bibliophiles, and collectors turned ordinary books into extraordinary “illuminated palaces”—repositories for original art, prints and engravings, maps, autograph letters, and […]

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MoMA presents Projects 100: Akram Zaatar

. July 30, 2013

MoMA presents Projects 100: Akram Zaatari an exhibition on view through September 23, 2013. Working in photography, film, video, installation, and performance, Beirut-based artist Akram Zaatari has built a complex, compelling body of work that explores the state of image-making today. One of the founders of the Arab Image Foundation, which aims to track down […]

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Museum der Moderne Salzburg opens Flowers & Mushrooms exhibition

Museum der Moderne Salzburg opens Flowers & Mushrooms exhibition

. July 30, 2013

Museum der Moderne Salzburg opens Flowers & Mushrooms an exhibition on view 27.7.2013 – 27.10.2013. The comprehensive exhibition Flowers & Mushrooms presents current positions of contemporary representations of flowers and mushrooms and their newly developing levels of meaning. For some time now, there has been a renaissance of flowers and mushroom themes in fine art. […]

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Belvedere presents Gironcoli: Context

. July 30, 2013

Belvedere presents Gironcoli: Context an exhibition on view until Oct 27, 2013. Three years after his death and sixteen years after his last major one-man show at the Vienna Museum of Applied Arts/Contemporary Art (1997), the Belvedere has undertaken the task of reviewing Gironcoli’s work in an exhibition that extensively highlights his early output and […]

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