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Museum of History and Art in Ontario Hosting Bittersweet Harvest: The Bracero Program 1942-1964

. August 19, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Museum of History and Art in Ontario presents Bittersweet Harvest: The Bracero Program 1942-1964, on view AUGUST 25 – OCTOBER 30. This is a multi-faceted exhibition about the largest guest worker program in United States history including both the exploitation and opportunity it brought to millions of Mexican nationals, examined through powerful photographs by […]

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Huntington Museum of Art Announces Beautiful Obsolescence Exhibit Tour

. August 19, 2011 . 0 Comments

A special tour for adults of the Beautiful Obsolescence exhibit at the Huntington Museum of Art will take place at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23. Admission is free and refreshments will be served. HMA is offering guided tours for adults with Tuesday Tours on the fourth Tuesday of each month through October 2011. Tuesday is […]

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Milwaukee Art Museum receives bequest from the estate of Leonard and Bebe Levine

. August 19, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Milwaukee Art Museum announced a $7.6 million gift from the estate of Milwaukee business owner and his wife, Leonard and Bebe LeVine. The donation, received after Mr. LeVine’s death in 2008, is more than double the previous largest bequest, and is designated to advance and improve the Museum’s art collection and presentation. “It is […]

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Milwaukee Art Museum to Celebrate 10th Anniversary of Quadracci Pavilion

Milwaukee Art Museum to Celebrate 10th Anniversary of Quadracci Pavilion

. August 19, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Milwaukee Art Museum will celebrate the 10th anniversary of its iconic building, the Quadracci Pavilion, with the exhibition Building a Masterpiece: Santiago Calatrava and the Milwaukee Art Museum. Milwaukee Art Museum, photo: Michael Hicks. Designed by internationally renowned architect Santiago Calatrava, the Quadracci Pavilion was the Spaniard’s first completed commission in the United States. […]

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Boise Art Museum to Celebrate 75th Anniversary

. August 19, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Boise Art Museum’s 75th Anniversary exhibition in 2012 is a celebration of the Museum’s Permanent Collection, highlighting over 100 important artworks in a variety of mediums and from both historical and contemporary periods. The exhibition is being selected from over 3,000 artworks which have been donated or purchased by the Museum from 1937 through […]

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