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Nelson-Atkins opens Early American Silver from the Cahn Collection exhibition

. April 20, 2013

Nelson-Atkins presents Early American Silver from the Cahn Collection an exhibition on view April 20—November 3, 2013. Early American Silver from the Cahn Collection presents masterworks of the premier Boston silversmiths such as Paul Revere and New York silversmith Myer Myers, whose objects are shown throughout the museum’s buildings. Early Americans collected silver objects (also […]

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The Fleming Collection opens Finding the Unicorn: Tapestries Mythical and Modern

The Fleming Collection opens Finding the Unicorn: Tapestries Mythical and Modern

. April 17, 2013

The Fleming Collection in London presents Finding the Unicorn: Tapestries Mythical and Modern an exhibition on view from 17 April to 1 June 2013. Based around the Hunt for the Unicorn tapestry series this exhibition will feature the work of West Dean Tapestry Studio and Historic Scotland’s recently completed refurbishment of James V’s Royal Palace […]

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Los Angeles County Museum of Art Collectors Committee Acquires Nine Works

Los Angeles County Museum of Art Collectors Committee Acquires Nine Works

. April 16, 2013

Since 1986, LACMA’s annual Collectors Committee Gala has resulted in numerous important acquisitions in all areas of the museum’s collection. This weekend the Collectors Committee added nine more. For the event, Collectors Committee members create a pool for acquisitions funds and then use those funds to vote for artworks presented by LACMA curators earlier in […]

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Museum of Fine Arts, Boston opens Samurai! Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection.

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston opens Samurai! Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection.

. April 15, 2013

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston presents Samurai! Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection an exhibition on view from April 14 through August 4, 2013. The exhibition, will showcase more than 140 works from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection of Dallas, Texas, one of the finest holdings of samurai armor in the […]

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University of Richmond Museums open Religion and Tradition: Objects from Nepal, India, and Tibet

University of Richmond Museums open Religion and Tradition: Objects from Nepal, India, and Tibet

. April 15, 2013

University of Richmond Museums present Religion and Tradition: Objects from Nepal, India, and Tibet an exhibition on view April 12 to Tuesday, December 31, 2013 in the Lora Robins Gallery of Design from Nature. This new installation features a selection of objects from the museum’s permanent collection, including woodcarvings, jewelry, and bronze statues from Nepal, […]

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