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Bloody Sand Creek Massacre Shown in Sculpture and Film at Booth Western Art Museum

. January 20, 2010 . 0 Comments

On January 21, 2010, the Booth Western Art Museum, in Cartersville, Georgia, will host a sculpture unveiling and film screening featuring sculptor Craig Bergsgaard and award-winning writer/filmmaker Don Vasicek. These two prominent Colorado artists independently portrayed the tragic events of an 1864 skirmish between the United States and the Cheyenne and Arapaho tribes on Sand […]

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Andy Griffith Museum opens in Mount Airy

. January 20, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Andy Griffith Museum has opened, providing a permanent place for the world’s largest collection of Andy Griffith memorabilia. The museum is located next door to the Andy Griffith Playhouse, a half-mile from the actor’s boyhood home. It houses a treasure trove of items collected by Emmett Forrest, a schoolmate and close friend of Griffith. […]

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Rediscovering Slobodkina at Sheldon Museum of Art

. January 20, 2010 . 0 Comments

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Sheldon Museum of Art presents “Rediscovering Slobodkina: A Pioneer of American Abstraction” beginning Jan. 26. On view through April 18, the retrospective showcases Esphyr Slobodkina’s role in the development of American abstraction. The exhibition includes her noted abstract artworks from the 1930s to 1950s, two original 1939 “Caps for Sale” book […]

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Steelcase Receives Good Design Awards From Chicago Athenaeum Museum

. January 20, 2010 . 0 Comments

Steelcase Inc., (NYSE:SCS) a global office environments manufacturer whose products help individuals collaborate and work more effectively and organizations use space more efficiently, announced that the Chicago Athenaeum of Architecture and Design has awarded several of its products with a Good Design(R) award. Products awarded were Elective Elements 6 New Solutions, Campfire Big Lamp, QiVi, […]

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Ernesto Neto: Navedenga on View at MoMA

Ernesto Neto: Navedenga on View at MoMA

. January 20, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Museum of Modern Art will present Ernesto Neto: Navedenga, an installation of the room-size sculpture Navedenga (1998) by Ernesto Neto (born 1964), one of the most influential Brazilian artists working today. Navedenga was acquired in 2007 and is on view for the first time at the Museum from January 22 to April 26, 2010. […]

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