Archive for July, 2013

Metropolitan Museum to Inaugurate Global Museum Leaders Colloquium

Metropolitan Museum to Inaugurate Global Museum Leaders Colloquium

. July 26, 2013

Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced the spring 2014 launch of the Global Museum Leaders Colloquium, a two-week pilot program created and hosted by the Metropolitan Museum in New York. Designed to stimulate and broaden international dialogue on museum management and collections care among directors from collecting institutions, […]

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Kalamazoo Institute of Arts Launches New Online Art Resource

. July 26, 2013

The Kalamazoo Institute of Arts has launched a new eMuseum, giving online visitors access to its collection of more than 4,200 works of art! Computer users worldwide can now search the database under the “Collection” tab at www.kiarts.org to find pertinent information about their art and view images of most works. The KIA is among […]

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Prado Museum presents Mengs and Azara. Portrait of a Friendship

Prado Museum presents Mengs and Azara. Portrait of a Friendship

. July 26, 2013

Prado Museum presents Mengs and Azara. Portrait of a Friendship an exhibition on view through 13 October 2013. The exhibition focuses on the friendship between Mengs and Azara, the affinities between their aesthetic ideas and their close artistic collaboration. It also looks at the way they were depicted in portraits, Azara’s collecting activities, and his […]

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Aspen Art Museum opens Lorna Simpson: Works on Paper

. July 26, 2013

Aspen Art Museum presents Lorna Simpson: Works on Paper an exhibition on view July 26–September 22, 2013. One of the leading artists of her generation, Lorna Simpson came to prominence in the mid-1980s through her photographic and textual works that confronted and challenged conventional attitudes toward race, gender, and cultural memory with a potent mixture […]

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Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen Announces Acquisition of work by Thomas Huber

Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen Announces Acquisition of work by Thomas Huber

. July 26, 2013

Together with the Centraal Museum in Utrecht, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen has acquired a work by the German artist Thomas Huber. Each museum has acquired one part of a two-part work. Both paintings are now on display in Rotterdam. They will be shown in Utrecht in the spring. This spring Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen purchased […]

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