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National Gallery opening of Leonardo da Vinci exhibition to be broadcast live to cinemas and Sky Arts viewers

. July 13, 2011 . 0 Comments

The National Gallery is collaborating with Sky Arts, Picturehouse Entertainment and Seventh Art Productions on a broadcasting first. Leonardo Live will see the National Gallery’s landmark exhibition Leonardo da Vinci: Painter at the Court of Milan transmitted live to cinema-goers and Sky Arts viewers across the UK. This pioneering simulcast seeks to give the widest […]

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Plains Art Museum Appoints Megan Johnston as Director of Curatorial Affairs

Plains Art Museum Appoints Megan Johnston as Director of Curatorial Affairs

. July 13, 2011 . 0 Comments

Plains Art Museum welcomes Megan Johnston to the Museum staff as its new director of curatorial affairs and interpretation. Johnston arrives with a wealth of experience across a wide expanse of geography. A native of Stillwater, Minn., she spent her early professional years as an intern and tour guide at the Weisman Art Museum and […]

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Museum of Contemporary Native Arts Announces Three New Exhibitions

. July 13, 2011 . 0 Comments

Santa Fe, NM – The Museum of Contemporary Native Arts (MoCNA) is excited about its newest offering “Counting Coup” which officially opens on Friday, August 19, 2011. Counting Coup is a form of prestige, pride and power. It is an expression originating from Plains Indian tactics of intimidation, and an act of bravery that accounts […]

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Huntington Museum of Art Presents Native American Weavings and Jewelry from the Kennedy Museum of Art

Huntington Museum of Art Presents Native American Weavings and Jewelry from the Kennedy Museum of Art

. July 12, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Huntington Museum of Art presents Native American Weavings and Jewelry from the Kennedy Museum of Art, Ohio University, Athens from July 2 through October 30, 2011. An opening reception for the exhibit takes place from 2 to 4 p.m. July 17, 2011. Artist D.Y. Begay, whose work is included in the exhibit, will present […]

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Huntington Museum of Art Presents Into the Wood Woodblock Prints from the Permanent Collection

Huntington Museum of Art Presents Into the Wood Woodblock Prints from the Permanent Collection

. July 12, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Huntington Museum of Art presents Into the Wood: Woodblock Prints from the Permanent Collection, on view now through July 24, 2011. Woodcut, the oldest technique used in printmaking, belongs to the family of prints known as relief prints. To make relief prints, the artist draws on a flat block of wood, then cuts or […]

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