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Irish Museum of Modern Art Publishes The Moderns: The Arts in Ireland from the 1900s to the 1970s

Irish Museum of Modern Art Publishes The Moderns: The Arts in Ireland from the 1900s to the 1970s

. July 19, 2011 . 0 Comments

Irish artists and writers have played a fascinating role in the story of modernism, and The Moderns traces this by bringing together exceptional examples of painting and sculpture, photography, film, architecture, literature, music and design, of Irish significance, in an exploration of the development of modern Ireland through its arts in the period from the […]

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San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) Acquires Sol LeWitt Sculpture

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) Acquires Sol LeWitt Sculpture

. July 19, 2011 . 0 Comments

The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) has announced the acquisition of Wall Grid (3 x 3) (1966), an important early work by Sol LeWitt, one of the key artists of the postwar period. Wall Grid (3 x 3) was purchased through the Phyllis C. Wattis Fund for Major Accessions. Sol LeWitt, Wall Grid […]

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African American Civil War Museum Reopens in Washington

African American Civil War Museum Reopens in Washington

. July 19, 2011 . 0 Comments

The African American Civil War Museum has re-opened in Washington with a Ribbon Cutting and Dedication Ceremony held on July 18. The New location is 1925 Vermont Avenue NW, directly across from the African American Civil War Monument. The new location of the museum has over $5 million of modern, highly educational exhibitions, which highlights […]

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Museum of Flight B-17 and Boeing Aircraft Celebration Big Hit with Seattle Fans

Museum of Flight B-17 and Boeing Aircraft Celebration Big Hit with Seattle Fans

. July 18, 2011 . 0 Comments

Bill Boeing, Jr. featured speaker at July 16 ceremony SEATTLE – William E. Boeing, Jr., the son of Boeing Aircraft Company’s founder, was a featured speaker at The Museum of Flight’s July 16th “Heroes of the Homefront” celebration of the B-17 bomber and the 95th anniversary of Boeing Aircraft Company. Boeing was joined by Museum […]

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New DePaul Art Museum to Open with Chicago Needs More Famous Artists Exhibition

. July 18, 2011 . 0 Comments

The new DePaul Art Museum will open on September 16, 2011, with a new exhibition titled Chicago Needs More Famous. The exhibition will extend through February 2012. Focusing on the span of art history in Chicago (roughly 150 years, from around 1860 to the present) and including examples by more than 50 artists, the project […]

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