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University of Virginia Art Museum Names Jennifer Farrell as Curator of Exhibitions

University of Virginia Art Museum Names Jennifer Farrell as Curator of Exhibitions

. August 31, 2011 . 0 Comments

Jennifer Farrell, whose scholarly research, writing, foundation and curatorial work focuses on modern and contemporary art, joined the University of Virginia Art Museum staff Aug. 15 as curator of exhibitions. She will be in charge of developing in-house exhibitions, working with outside curators to formulate future projects and advising on museum purchases, among other duties. […]

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Library of Congress Announces Timely and Timeless: New Comic Art Acquisitions Exhibition

. August 31, 2011 . 0 Comments

Political and social satire, comic-strip and comic-book drawings, New Yorker magazine illustrations and graphic narratives—original cartoon art that was added to the Library of Congress collections during the past decade—will be featured in a new exhibition, “Timely and Timeless: New Comic Art Acquisitions.” The exhibition opens Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011, in the changing-exhibit space of […]

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Mead Art Museum Presents Disunion! The American Civil War 150 Years Later

Mead Art Museum Presents Disunion! The American Civil War 150 Years Later

. August 31, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Mead Art Museum at Amherst College is featuring Disunion! The American Civil War 150 Years Later, a special installation of 15 paintings, sculptures, photographs and prints marking the sesquicentennial of our country’s bloodiest conflict. On view until Dec. 31, 2011. Enhancing the installation are special loans from the American Antiquarian Society in Worcester, Mass., […]

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New Mexico Museum of Art Announces Classes for Museum Guides

. August 31, 2011 . 0 Comments

The New Mexico History Museum will begin a series of weekly classes for museum guides on Tuesdays, 9:30-11:30 am, Sept. 13 through the spring (holidays excepted). Dr. Andrew Leo Lovato, an author of New Mexico history and an associate professor at Santa Fe Community College, will give an overview of the state’s history and offer […]

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Neuer Berliner Kunstverein (n.b.k.) Announces Art and Philosophy Exhibition, Lectures, Workshops

. August 31, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Neuer Berliner Kunstverein (n.b.k.) presents Art and Philosophy Exhibition, Lectures, Workshops, 3 September–30 October 2011. Opening: Friday, 2 September, 7 pm. Exhibition Apparently, there is a friendship between art and philosophy. As with every friendship, articulating a certain difference is part of it. Art and philosophy are not the same. But the difference already […]

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