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Laguna Art Museum Opens Noguchi California Legacy

Laguna Art Museum Opens Noguchi California Legacy

. June 13, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Laguna Art Museum presents Noguchi: California Legacy. Exhibition open June 12-October 2, 2011. Isamu Noguchi is an internationally celebrated Japanese-American artist and designer. Noguchi: California Legacy is comprised of three parts that examine the impact Noguchi had in California: 1) California Scenario: The Courage of the Imagination based on Noguchi’s South Coast Plaza sculpture […]

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Knoxville Museum of Art Opens Exhibition by Korean Artist Kwang-Young Chun

Knoxville Museum of Art Opens Exhibition by Korean Artist Kwang-Young Chun

. June 13, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Knoxville Museum of Art presents Kwang-Young Chun: Aggregations, on view June 10-September 4, 2011. Korean artist Kwang-Young Chun (b. 1944) began work on his series of Aggregations in the 1990s. Today, he is recognized internationally for these sculptural forms. The basis of his work is individual, triangular, Styrofoam shapes. Individually, these shapes are minuscule. […]

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Dallas Museum of Art Presents Afterlife: The Story of Henri Matisse’s Ivy in Flower

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In 1952 Henri Matisse was asked to create a stained-glass window for the mausoleum of art collector Albert Lasker, and he took on the project with enthusiasm. His full-scale maquette was made with shapes cut out of painted paper and arranged with the help of assistants. This technique allowed the elderly Matisse to remain productive […]

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Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) Presents Man Ray | Lee Miller Partners in Surrealism

Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) Presents Man Ray | Lee Miller Partners in Surrealism

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The Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) presents Man Ray | Lee Miller Partners in Surrealism. On view June 11, 2011 to December 4, 2011. l’Heure de l’Observatoire – les Amoureux (Observatory Time – The Lovers), 1964 after 1932-34 canvas Man Ray (1890 – 1976) Color photograph 50 x 124 cm The Vera and Arturo Schwarz Collection […]

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Museum Of Modern Art Acquires Major Collection of Conceptual Art From Seth Siegelaub and The Stichting Egress Foundation

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The Museum of Modern Art has acquired a major group of works from the collection of exhibition organizer, publisher, and dealer Seth Siegelaub, a key supporter of artists working in dematerialized art practices in the late 1960s and early 1970s. The collection includes 20 defining works of Conceptual art by Vito Acconci, Robert Barry, Douglas […]

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