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A FREE Chinese New Year celebration at the Columbia Museum of Art Family Fun Day: Chinese New Year

. January 23, 2010 . 0 Comments

Columbia, SC – The Columbia Museum of Art, in partnership with the Chinese Association of Columbia, hosts the only public celebration of the Chinese New Year for families in Columbia on Sunday, February 14 from noon until 3:00 p.m. Admission to the galleries and the event are FREE, courtesy BlueCross BlueShield of SC. Families welcome […]

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The Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Acquires New Work by Walton Ford

The Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Acquires New Work by Walton Ford

. January 22, 2010 . 0 Comments

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has acquired a major new work by Walton Ford, an artist winning international acclaim for his highly detailed, monumental watercolors of exotic birds, reptiles and mammals. In The Island, Ford presents a writhing pyramidal mass of Tasmanian wolves (thylacines) grappling with each other and a few doomed lambs. The […]

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Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) Redevelopment Update

Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) Redevelopment Update

. January 22, 2010 . 0 Comments

Following the announcement last year that the MCA had received planning approval for its $50 million redevelopment, the Museum is delighted to unveil this new series of artist’s impressions of the new building. As the images illustrate, plans for the new museum are taking shape at a rapid rate under the guidance of Sydney architect […]

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Romare Bearden Exhibition at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Romare Bearden Exhibition at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

. January 22, 2010 . 0 Comments

Romare Bearden’s vibrant mural-size tableau The Block (1971) and related sketches and photographs will be featured at The Metropolitan Museum of Art beginning January 15, 2010, in a small installation of works from the collection. The Block, an ambitious 18-foot-long collage, celebrates the Harlem neighborhood in New York City that nurtured and inspired so much […]

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Peabody Essex Museum Appoints New CFO

Peabody Essex Museum Appoints New CFO

. January 22, 2010 . 0 Comments

SALEM, MA –– The Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) is pleased to announce the appointment of Anne Munsch to the post of Chief Financial Officer. Munsch comes to PEM from the Indianapolis Museum of Art (IMA), where she served as Chief Financial Officer, and in other executive leadership capacities, for more than 12 years. Her tenure […]

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