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Hair Tactics at Jersey City Museum

. February 15, 2010

Hair Tactics explores hair as subject matter and medium. Increasingly, artists have begun to use both real and synthetic human hair to create works of art. Open through August 22, 2010. Some exhibits use synthetic hair because it is widely and inexpensively available in urban neighborhoods, others because it is laden with social and political […]

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Abstract Visions: 20th Century American Art at The Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art

. February 15, 2010

The Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art presents “Abstract Visions: 20th Century American Art”. Selected from Cheekwood’s permanent art collection, these paintings and works on paper form a survey of abstract art from the second half of the 20th Century. On view through May 3. www.cheekwood.org

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Tampa Museum of Art Forthcoming Exhibitions

. February 15, 2010

The Tampa Museum of Art has announced it’s schedule of exhibitions in conjunction with the public opening of the new building. Designed by noted architect Stanley Saitowitz of San Francisco-based Natoma Architects, Inc., the 66,000-square-foot glimmering metal mesh-clad structure is dynamically situated atop the new Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park. The new museum building is named […]

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Faster than the Eye Can See: Photographs by Harold Edgerton at The Delaware Art Museum

Faster than the Eye Can See: Photographs by Harold Edgerton at The Delaware Art Museum

. February 14, 2010

The Delaware Art Museum presents Faster than the Eye Can See: Photographs by Harold Edgerton, featuring 18 photographs produced at ultra high-speed, open through April 25, 2010. Edgerton redefined the limits of vision, showing things invisible to the unaided eye by stopping time and making it possible to witness split seconds. Produced with a strobe […]

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Austin Museum of Art announces American Letterpress: The Art of Hatch Show Print

Austin Museum of Art announces American Letterpress: The Art of Hatch Show Print

. February 14, 2010

“Advertising without posters is like fishing without worms.” —The Hatch Brothers This sentiment was certainly true in 1879 when brothers Herbert H. and Charles R. Hatch opened Hatch Show Print, a printing shop in Nashville. Their handcrafted posters screamed slogans such as “More Power, More Pep,” “So Many Girls You Can’t Count Them All,” and […]

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