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Worcester Art Museum Presents Leisure, Pleasure, and the Debut of the Modern French Woman

Worcester Art Museum Presents Leisure, Pleasure, and the Debut of the Modern French Woman

. June 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Worcester Art Museum presents Leisure, Pleasure, and the Debut of the Modern French Woman, on view through September 11, 2011. This exhibition presents prints and drawings from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries that illustrate an overall shift in the depiction of women in France. Stereotypically seen in pastoral, aristocratic settings, French women in eighteenth […]

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Museum of Fine Arts Houston (MFAH) and ICAA Announce Digital Archive Project

. June 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

Digital Archive Initiatives are a catalyst for the future of the field of 20th century Latin American and Latino Art The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and its research institute, the International Center for the Arts of the Americas (ICAA), have devoted ten years and $50 million to initiatives in 20th-century Latin American and Latino […]

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J. Paul Getty Museum Announces Google Goggles Mobile App

J. Paul Getty Museum Announces Google Goggles Mobile App

. June 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

Getty is first museum to provide expanded Google Goggles™ experience to visitors The J. Paul Getty Museum has announced a collaboration with Google that enables visitors using the Google Goggles™ mobile application to now have immediate access to rich online resources for information about paintings in the Museums collection. The Google Goggles application allows visitors […]

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Vancouver Art Gallery Offsite Opens Elspeth Pratt Exhibition

Vancouver Art Gallery Offsite Opens Elspeth Pratt Exhibition

. June 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

For the fourth installation at Vancouver Art Gallery Offsite, renowned sculptor Elspeth Pratt draws on architectural forms as inspiration to investigate how built environments define public space. While her artworks negotiate a line between abstraction and representation, her ideas are manifest through use of ready-made industrial materials that negate notions of permanence and value associated […]

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Staatsgalerie Stuttgart Presents “Open Stores” Anja Kirschner and David Panos

Staatsgalerie Stuttgart Presents “Open Stores” Anja Kirschner and David Panos

. June 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

Film and presentation from the stores and archives of the Staatsgalerie Stuttgart. Open 29 June–9 October 2011. In the series “Open Stores,” the Staatsgalerie Stuttgart invites artists to work with its collection. The series takes its starting points from the works and areas of the collection held in the stores and archives of the museum—usually […]

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