Archive for April, 2014

Fruitlands Museum opening 100th Season

Fruitlands Museum opening 100th Season

. April 22, 2014

FRUITLANDS OPENS TWO NEW EXHIBITIONS: THE CHANGING LANDSCAPE: FRUITLANDS’ LIVING COLLECTION and THE EHRENKRANZ BASKET COLLECTION (Harvard, Mass.) Fruitlands Museum opened its 100th main season this spring on Wednesday, April 16. Two new exhibitions–The Changing Landscape: Fruitlands’ Living Collection and The Ehrenkranz Basket Collection–opened on Saturday, April 19. Fruitlands Museum is open Monday, Wednesday Thursday […]

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Chesapeake People at CBMM this summer

. April 22, 2014

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD is featuring a series of special events on June 7, July 26, and August 2 as part of its Chesapeake People program, which brings local, maritime tradition-bearers and skill demonstrations to the museum’s 18-acre waterfront campus and 12 exhibit buildings. The events are free for […]

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Andy Warhol Museum Announces Halston and Warhol: Silver and Suede

Andy Warhol Museum Announces Halston and Warhol: Silver and Suede

. April 22, 2014

The Andy Warhol Museum presents Halston and Warhol: Silver and Suede an exhibition on view May 18 – August 24, 2014. The exhibition Halston and Warhol: Silver and Suede examines the interconnected lives and creative practices of Andy Warhol and Halston – two American icons who had a profound impact on the development of 20th […]

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Tel Aviv Museum of Art presents Alina Szapocznikow: Body Traces

. April 22, 2014

The Tel Aviv Museum of Art presents Alina Szapocznikow: Body Traces on view now through May 31, 2014. Szapocznikow’s artistic activity was short-lived—in the final years of Modernism and on the verge of new trends in art—but it yielded a cycle of radical, reflexive works which embody the artist’s traumatic biography—life in concentration camps and […]

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Designing Home: Jews and Midcentury Modernism

Designing Home: Jews and Midcentury Modernism

. April 22, 2014

The Contemporary Jewish Museum (The CJM) presents Designing Home: Jews and Midcentury Modernism, the first major exhibition to explore the role of Jewish architects, designers, and patrons in the formation of a new American domestic landscape during the middle decades of the twentieth century. Brimming with a dazzling array of vintage furnishings, textiles, wallpapers, ceramics, […]

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