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Guggenheim Museum Acquires Three Seminal Works by Lee Ufan

Guggenheim Museum Acquires Three Seminal Works by Lee Ufan

. June 18, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Guggenheim Museum recently acquired three seminal works by artist, philosopher, and poet Lee Ufan. The two sculptures and one painting come into the collection on the eve of this summer’s retrospective Lee Ufan: Marking Infinity and are generous gifts of Lisson Gallery, London; Kukje Gallery, Seoul; Blum & Poe, Los Angeles; and The Pace […]

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Lost City Museum Announces Legends Of The Past Exhibition Featuring Artists Jo Tame and Betty Halverson.

Lost City Museum Announces Legends Of The Past Exhibition Featuring Artists Jo Tame and Betty Halverson.

. June 17, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Lost City Museum features the work of artists Jo Tame and Betty Halverson. A stunning pairing of decorative gourds and mixed media, southwestern themed paintings will be available for purchase. The exhibit will run from July 1 to July 31, 2011. Scenes of the desert and mysterious symbols of the ancients form the background […]

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Museum of Art at the Rhode Island School of Design Appoints John W. Smith as New Director

Museum of Art at the Rhode Island School of Design Appoints John W. Smith as New Director

. June 17, 2011 . 0 Comments

John W. Smith has been appointed director of the Museum of Art Rhode Island School of Design, effective fall 2011. Smith comes to the Museum with a distinguished background in visual arts institutions. He currently serves as director of the Smithsonian Institution’s Archives of American Art, the world’s leading research center devoted to the study […]

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Irvine Museum Presents California Rhapsody Early Artists of the Bohemian Club

Irvine Museum Presents California Rhapsody Early Artists of the Bohemian Club

. June 17, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Irvine Museum presents California Rhapsody featuring early artists of the Bohemian Club on view through November 3, 2011. In 1872, a number of San Francisco painters, writers, musicians and actors joined together as a group and formed the Bohemian Club. The club began to thrive. In April 1874, Henry Edwards, president of the Bohemian […]

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National Museum of American History to Commemorate 10th Anniversary of Sept. 11 Attacks

National Museum of American History to Commemorate 10th Anniversary of Sept. 11 Attacks

. June 17, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History will mark the 10-year anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks on America with a display of objects on view Sept. 3 to Sept. 11 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., as well as a public program co-hosted with the National Building Museum, a Smithsonian Channel documentary, outreach to […]

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