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Art Institute of Chicago Opens 20th Century Graphic and Industrial Design Exhibition

Art Institute of Chicago Opens 20th Century Graphic and Industrial Design Exhibition

. June 14, 2011 . 0 Comments

Avant-Garde Art in Everyday Life,a major exhibition on view at the Art Institute of Chicago from June 11 through October 9, 2011, in the Modern Wing’s Abbott Galleries (G 182–184). Focuses on six highly influential international artists—John Heartfield, Gustav Klutsis, El Lissitzky, Ladislav Sutnar, Karel Teige, and Piet Zwart, the exhibition features nearly 300 works […]

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Childrens Museum of Phoenix Celebrates 2nd Birthday on June 14

. June 14, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Childrens Museum of Phoenix marks it’s 2nd Birthday on June 14 by celebrating everything “2”. Visitors to the Museum on Monday, June 14th will enjoy: • 2-for-1 admission (admission is only $9 for every 2 people) • Free admission for twins (since twins = 2 of course) • $2 off all “2-na” fish sandwiches […]

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Newark Public Library Presents Exhibition of The William J. Dane Fine Print Collection

Newark Public Library Presents Exhibition of The William J. Dane Fine Print Collection

. June 14, 2011 . 0 Comments

The exhibition is on view in the Main Library’s second and third floor galleries through June 25, 2011 during regular Library hours. Building and maintaining a library collection is no easy task, and doubly difficult when collecting art such as fine prints, portfolios and artists’ books. Libraries have modest acquisition budgets (if any at all) […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s (CBMM) 14th Annual Boat Auction is September 3

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s (CBMM) 14th Annual Boat Auction is September 3

. June 13, 2011 . 0 Comments

The opportunity to buy an affordable boat and support a good cause will be at the annual Boat Auction held on Saturday, September 3 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels. The live auction begins at 1pm, with all the proceeds benefiting the Museum. For 14 years, Labor Day weekend has meant […]

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New Museum Announces “Generational” Triennial Major Works to Evolve from Artist Residencies

. June 13, 2011 . 0 Comments

On view from February 15-April 22, 2012, the second New Museum “Generational” triennial will examine the practices of emerging artists born since the mid-1970s. Eungie Joo, Keith Haring Director and Curator of Education and Public Programs, who was appointed Curator of the 2012 “Generational” last year, will reflect her primary curatorial research in cities rich […]

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