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More than 100 Works of Folk Art Gifted to Mississippi Museum of Art by Artists Claudia DeMonte and Ed McGowin

More than 100 Works of Folk Art Gifted to Mississippi Museum of Art by Artists Claudia DeMonte and Ed McGowin

. December 4, 2018

Artists Claudia DeMonte and Ed McGowin donated more than 100 works by self-taught artists to the Mississippi Museum of Art. They were subsequently honored at the Museum’s annual Rembrandt Society Dinner held on November 1. The works represent part of their personal collection of sculptures, paintings, and assemblages. The objects from the DeMonte/McGowin collection add […]

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Friends of Florence and American Friends of the Prado Museum announce restoration of Fra Angelico’s Annunciation

Friends of Florence and American Friends of the Prado Museum announce restoration of Fra Angelico’s Annunciation

. November 24, 2018

Renaissance masterwork will be the centerpiece of a special exhibition of the artist’s work opening in May 2019 in celebration of the Prado’s Bicentenary Madrid, Spain – A generous contribution of €150,000 ($171,000) to the Museo del Prado (the Prado), made equally by Friends of Florence and American Friends of the Prado Museum, will go […]

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BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART PRESENTS MONSTERS & MYTHS: SURREALISM AND WAR IN THE 1930S AND 1940S

BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART PRESENTS MONSTERS & MYTHS: SURREALISM AND WAR IN THE 1930S AND 1940S

. November 1, 2018

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) presents the first major exhibition to examine how 20th-century European and American Surrealist artists used monsters and mythic figures to depict their experiences of war, violence, and exile. Monsters & Myths: Surrealism and War in the 1930s and 1940s includes 90 works by Salvador Dalí, Max […]

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Brown Arts Initiative at Brown University announces 2018-19 presenters in Warren and Allison Kanders Lecture Series

Brown Arts Initiative at Brown University announces 2018-19 presenters in Warren and Allison Kanders Lecture Series

. October 25, 2018

Participants in the topical, interactive series for academic year 2018‒19 include artists Rina Banerjee and Isaac Julien, curator and author Helen Molesworth, and Alice Pratt Brown Director of the Whitney Museum of American Art Adam Weinberg Providence, RI…The Brown Arts Initiative (BAI) at Brown University today announced a dynamic roster of presenters in the upcoming […]

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David Winton Bell Gallery at Brown University Presents “Danny Lyon: The Only Thing I Saw Worth Leaving”

David Winton Bell Gallery at Brown University Presents “Danny Lyon: The Only Thing I Saw Worth Leaving”

. October 19, 2018

The David Winton Bell Gallery at Brown University is presenting a special exhibition of more than 100 photographs by Danny Lyon (b. 1942) drawn from the Gallery’s collection and four films on loan from the artist. Danny Lyon: The Only Thing I Saw Worth Leaving complements the Brown Arts Initiative’s “On Protest, Art & Activism” […]

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