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GETTY MUSEUM DIRECTOR MICHAEL BRAND STEPS DOWN

. January 8, 2010 . 0 Comments

James N. Wood, president and CEO of the J. Paul Getty Trust, announced today that Dr. Michael Brand has elected to step down as director of the J. Paul Getty Museum at the end of January. He will be available to serve as a consultant through the end of the summer. Brand joined the Getty […]

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Bill Moggridge Named Director of the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

. January 7, 2010 . 0 Comments

Bill Moggridge, designer of the first laptop computer in 1980 and co-founder of IDEO, the renowned innovation and design firm, has been named director of the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum in New York, effective March 2010. Moggridge has a global reputation as a designer, having pioneered interaction design and integrated human factors into the […]

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Santa Clara University’s de Saisset Museum Unlocks Vault to Showcase Extensive Collection

. January 6, 2010 . 0 Comments

Two exhibitions, highlighting the diverse nature of de Saisset Museum’s permanent collection, will kick off the winter season on Saturday, Jan. 16 at Santa Clara University. On Site/In Sight: Selections from the Permanent Collection and Just In: Recent Acquisitions to the Permanent Collection feature a variety of objects including a wide selection of visitor favorites, […]

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Everson Museum of Art Makes Major Impact on Local Community

Everson Museum of Art Makes Major Impact on Local Community

. January 6, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Everson Museum of Art made a significant impact on the Syracuse community with world-class Impressionist art exhibit Turner to Cézanne: Masterpieces from the Davies Collection, National Museum Wales. The reach of the exhibit stretched beyond the museum and into downtown and regional businesses, restaurants, schools, and arts and cultural organizations, making it a true […]

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Venice. 3 Visions in Glass – Cristiano Bianchin, Yoichi Ohira, Laura de Santillana at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Venice. 3 Visions in Glass – Cristiano Bianchin, Yoichi Ohira, Laura de Santillana at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

. January 6, 2010 . 0 Comments

Three important contemporary artists who live in Venice and work on the island of Murano will be featured in the first exhibition of contemporary glass at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art when Venice. 3 Visions in Glass opens March 6. The exhibition closes Aug. 15. The Nelson-Atkins will be the first of three museum venues […]

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