Archive for November, 2013

Getty Research Institute Acquires Rare Botanical Books

. November 1, 2013

The Getty Research Institute (GRI) announced the acquisition of The Tania Norris Collection of Rare Botanical Books, a gift from collector Tania Norris. Assembled over the last 30 years by Ms. Norris through individual acquisitions from booksellers in the US, Europe, and Australia, the collection consists of 41 rare books that provide unparalleled insight into […]

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Whitney Museum of American Art opens Rituals of Rented Island: Object Theater, Loft Performance, and the New Psychodrama—Manhattan, 1970–1980

Whitney Museum of American Art opens Rituals of Rented Island: Object Theater, Loft Performance, and the New Psychodrama—Manhattan, 1970–1980

. November 1, 2013

The Whitney Museum of American Art presents Rituals of Rented Island: Object Theater, Loft Performance, and the New Psychodrama—Manhattan, 1970–1980, an exhibition on view on view from October 31 to February 2014. This exhibition illuminates a radical period of 1970s performance art that flourished in downtown Manhattan, or what filmmaker and performance artist Jack Smith […]

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Asian Civilisations Museum presents Devotion & Desire: Cross-Cultural Art in Asia

. November 1, 2013

The Asian Civilisations Museum presents Devotion & Desire: Cross-Cultural Art in Asia, New Acquisitions of the Asian Civilisations Museum an exhibition on view 08 Dec 2013. Themes of the exhibition include the importance of trade, transmission of religions, courtly art, and colonial networks. For thousands of years, the cultures of Asia have traded, interacted, and […]

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South Australian Museum Wins Web Award

South Australian Museum Wins Web Award

. November 1, 2013

The South Australian Museum’s new website has won the Culture and Events category of the State 2013 Australian Web Awards this week. The website, designed and developed by LiTHe, will now be entered in the National 2013 Australian Web Awards later this year. Launched in July this year, the Museum’s website showcases our galleries, research […]

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Museum of Modern Art Announces MoMA Audio+ mobile guide

. November 1, 2013

The Museum of Modern Art announces the creation of MoMA Audio+, the next generation mobile platform delivering a new level of interpretive content for Museum visitors. The program, delivered on an iPod Touch, is made available free to MoMA’s millions of visitors, thanks to generous support from Bloomberg Philanthropies. The MoMA Audio+ mobile guide provides […]

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