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New York State Museum Opens New York Remembers: Commemorating 10th Anniversary of the World Trade Center (WTC) attack

. September 11, 2011 . 0 Comments

The New York State Museum commemorates the 10th anniversary of the World Trade Center (WTC) attack with a new multi-faceted exhibition and new additions to Museum galleries that present the many ways this monumental event has been documented and depicted a decade later. The Museum is one of 30 sites statewide that are opening “New […]

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British Museum Announces 2012 Shakespeare Staging the World Exhibition

. September 11, 2011 . 0 Comments

During the summer of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games the British Museum will present a major exhibition on the world and works of William Shakespeare, supported by BP. Shakespeare: staging the world will be part of the World Shakespeare Festival in the London 2012 Festival. Exhibition open 19 July – 25 November 2012. […]

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Guangdong Times Museum Opens A Museum That is Not

Guangdong Times Museum Opens A Museum That is Not

. September 11, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Guangdong Times Museum presents A Museum That is Not on view 11 September–30 October 2011. In reality, it is simply a deferred museum, so a deferred story based on this deferred museum may be subversive. It is not even “a museum” that is not, but a performative statement about any other museums that are […]

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Morgan Library & Museum Opens Exhibition of Drawings by Ingres

. September 11, 2011 . 0 Comments

Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (1780–1867) is among an elite group of nineteenth-century French masters whose style is almost instantly recognizable. Arguably the greatest portraitist of his time, Ingres was a brilliant draftsman, and his drawings have long been prized along with his paintings. The Morgan Library & Museum presents sixteen superb drawings and three letters by Ingres […]

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Los Angeles County Museum of Art Opens Edward Kienholz, Five Car Stud 1969-1972 Revisited

Los Angeles County Museum of Art Opens Edward Kienholz, Five Car Stud 1969-1972 Revisited

. September 11, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art presents Edward Kienholz, Five Car Stud 1969–1972, Revisited on view through January 15, 2012. Five Car Stud (1969–72) graphically depicts the hatred and violence expressed by many Americans toward racial minorities and interracial partnerships. With this work Edward Kienholz tapped into the long history of white-on-black lynching in […]

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