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The Phillips Collection Presents Masterworks from the Allen Memorial Art Museum

The Phillips Collection Presents Masterworks from the Allen Memorial Art Museum

. May 24, 2010 . 0 Comments

Washington, D.C. – Illustrating its unconventional approach to displaying art, The Phillips Collection will present loosely themed groupings of some of its own masterworks with 25 masterpieces from Oberlin College’s Allen Memorial Art Museum. Half of the 24 paintings and one sculpture on loan from the Allen are old masters, dating from the 16th to […]

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Grand Rapids Art Museum Presents Dutch Utopia: American Artists in Holland, 1880-1914

Grand Rapids Art Museum Presents Dutch Utopia: American Artists in Holland, 1880-1914

. May 23, 2010 . 1 Comment

Exhibition explores little-studied period in American art history GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., – The Grand Rapids Art Museum presents the internationally-touring exhibition Dutch Utopia: American Arts in Holland, 1880-1914 open through August 15, 2010. Dutch Utopia is the first major exhibition to explore the little-known phenomenon of American artists settling or working in Holland around the […]

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Masterpieces from the Musée d’Orsay Opens at the de Young Museum in San Francisco

Masterpieces from the Musée d’Orsay Opens at the de Young Museum in San Francisco

. May 22, 2010 . 0 Comments

San Francisco, California, –The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco welcomes the United States debut of Birth of Impressionism: Masterpieces from the Musée d’Orsay on view at the de Young Museum May 22 to September 6, 2010. The exhibition includes approximately 100 paintings from the Musée d’Orsay’s permanent collection and highlights the work of William-Adolphe […]

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Greg Lynn Sculpture Exhibition at the Hammer Museum

. May 21, 2010 . 0 Comments

This summer, the Hammer Museum will present a new sculptural work by Los Angeles-based architect Greg Lynn. A fantastical attraction for visitors of all ages, Fountain of Toys will be sited in the Museum’s outdoor courtyard. As the title suggests, the work is a functioning fountain made out of large plastic found children’s toys that […]

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J. Paul Getty Museum Exhibits Italian Painting Rescued from Abruzzo Earthquake

J. Paul Getty Museum Exhibits Italian Painting Rescued from Abruzzo Earthquake

. May 21, 2010 . 0 Comments

LOS ANGELES – David Bomford, acting director of the J. Paul Getty Museum, announced the installation of The Madonna and Child with Scenes from the Life of Christ and the Virgin (The Beffi Triptych) in the Getty Museum’s permanent collection galleries over the summer months. The painting is the first work of art to be […]

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