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Morris Museum of Art 4th Annual Print Fair

. January 11, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Morris Museum of Art is holding its Fourth Annual Print Fair on Saturday, January 30, 2010, from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. in the museum’s first-floor auditorium and lobby. Leading artists, art dealers, and ateliers are offering a wide variety of original, artist-signed, limited-edition works of art—etchings, lithographs, woodblock prints, and monotypes—on sale for […]

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Maurice Prendergast Exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Maurice Prendergast Exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

. January 10, 2010 . 0 Comments

Prendergast in Italy, the first exhibition devoted entirely to the watercolors, monotypes, and oil paintings by the American modern artist Maurice Prendergast, will open at the MFAH on February 14, 2010. Featuring more than 60 views of Venice, Rome, Siena, and Capri, Prendergast in Italy also includes the artist´s personal sketchbooks, letters, photographs, and guidebooks […]

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Margrit Mondavi’s $2 Million Pledge Launches Fundraising Drive for UC Davis Art Museum

. January 10, 2010 . 0 Comments

Philanthropist Margrit Biever Mondavi has pledged $2 million to help the University of California, Davis, plan and build a new art museum that will house and display some 4,000 works that the university has collected over the past 40 years. The pledge marks the start of a $30 million fundraising initiative for the project. The […]

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New Contemporary Art on View at the Portland Museum of Art

. January 9, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Portland Museum of Art has recently installed three major works of contemporary art by leading figures in today’s art world: Jenny Holzer, Richard Serra, and Ellsworth Kelly. This is the first time that these pieces have been exhibited in Maine. This new installation of work in the Museum’s contemporary galleries was lent to the […]

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Guggenheim Foundation Announces Executive Cabinet and Appoints Ari Wiseman

. January 9, 2010 . 0 Comments

Richard Armstrong, Director of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation and Museum, announced the creation of an Executive Cabinet and the appointment of Ari Wiseman as a Deputy Director, Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, a newly created position. “The enormous vitality of the Guggenheim, here in New York and around the world, is inspiring. Our impressive program […]

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