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Amon Carter Museum of American Art Opens Will Barnet Relationships, Intimate and Abstract, 1935 1965

Amon Carter Museum of American Art Opens Will Barnet Relationships, Intimate and Abstract, 1935 1965

. June 28, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Amon Carter Museum of American Art presents Will Barnet: Relationships, Intimate and Abstract, 1935–1965, an exhibition on view on view from June 18–December 31, 2011. To mark the 100th birthday of pioneering printmaker, painter and educator Will Barnet (b. 1911), the Amon Carter Museum of American Art presents Will Barnet: Relationships, Intimate and Abstract, […]

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National Museum of American History Director Brent Glass Announces Retirement

National Museum of American History Director Brent Glass Announces Retirement

. June 28, 2011 . 0 Comments

Brent Glass, 64, has announced he will retire from the Smithsonian. He is leaving his position as director of the National Museum of American History effective July 10; he will continue at the Smithsonian as a senior advisor through the end of this year. “It has been an honor and joy to further the Smithsonian […]

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Museum of Fine Arts Boston (MFA) Reaches Agreement to Retain Portrait of a Man and Woman in an Interior by Eglon van der Neer

Museum of Fine Arts Boston (MFA) Reaches Agreement to Retain Portrait of a Man and Woman in an Interior by Eglon van der Neer

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Research conducted by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), about the provenance, or history of ownership, of its painting Portrait of a Man and Woman in an Interior (1665–67) by Dutch artist Eglon van der Neer (1634–1703), has led to an agreement with the estate of German art dealer Walter Westfeld (1889–1945), enabling the […]

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Museum of Contemporary Art  Sydney (MCA) to Reopen March 2012

Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney (MCA) to Reopen March 2012

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The Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney will reopen in March 2012 as a new, significantly expanded Museum, following a 53 million AUD redevelopment. The opening of the new MCA promises to be a highlight on the international art calendar, as the Museum is transformed into a major cultural centre for contemporary art and education. […]

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The Power Plant Presents Rearview Mirror New Art from Central and Eastern Europe

The Power Plant Presents Rearview Mirror New Art from Central and Eastern Europe

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The The Power Plant presents Rearview Mirror: New Art from Central and Eastern Europe. o-produced by The Power Plant and the Art Gallery of Alberta. On view 1 July–5 September 2011. Opening: 30 June, 8–11 PM. The work of the twenty-two artists in the exhibition looks to the past as well as to the future […]

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