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Bowes Museum Opens Vivienne Westwood Shoes Exhibition

Bowes Museum Opens Vivienne Westwood Shoes Exhibition

. June 14, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Bowes Museum presents Vivienne Westwood Shoes: A World Wide Exhibition on view 10th June- 10th July 2011. This exhibition celebrates the ingenuity and creativity of British fashion designer Vivienne Westwood, focusing on her designs of the ultimate fetish object: the shoe. Following the success of the exhibition premiered in London, Vivienne Westwood hopes to […]

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New York 33rd Annual Museum Mile Festival June 14

. June 14, 2011 . 0 Comments

New York’s 33rd annual museum mile festival takes place on Tuesday, June 14th, 2011, 6pm – 9pm, rain or shine, with ‘Free Museum Admission and Outdoor Art Activites’ . One day a year, for the past 32 years, nine of the country’s finest museums, all ones that call Fifth Avenue home, collectively open their doors […]

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Milwaukee Art Museum Celebrates 3,000 Years of Chinese Art with Five Exhibitions

Milwaukee Art Museum Celebrates 3,000 Years of Chinese Art with Five Exhibitions

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This summer, experience three thousand years of Chinese art and culture in five exhibitions at the Milwaukee Art Museum. This exhibition series, titled the Summer of CHINA, is part of a year-long celebration honoring the ten-year anniversary of the Museum’s Santiago Calatrava–designed Quadracci Pavilion. The highlight exhibition is The Emperor’s Private Paradise: Treasures from the […]

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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

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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

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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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