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Medieval and Renaissance Galleries Open at the Victoria & Albert Museum

. December 3, 2009 . 0 Comments

The V&A’s new Medieval and Renaissance Galleries opened, housing one of the world’s most remarkable collections of treasures from the period, including the Becket Casket, Gothic altarpieces and the notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci. There will also be an outstanding collection of Renaissance sculpture by Italian masters such as Donatello and Giambologna. Ten galleries, occupying […]

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Museum of Fine Arts Boston (MFA) Greek and Roman Gallery

. December 3, 2009 . 0 Comments

Drawing from its renowned Greek and Roman collection, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), has opened a new gallery showcasing some 30 examples of sculpture from the fourth century BC to the second century AD. Each piece has been extensively treated and restored for inclusion in the gallery, which features highlights from the Museum’s […]

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Museum in San Diego Announces New Qualcomm Grant to Continue Free Admission

. December 3, 2009 . 0 Comments

The Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego announced Qualcomm’s continued sponsorship of the 25 and under free admission program for another two years. Thanks to this generous support, all MCASD locations — downtown San Diego (Joan and Irwin Jacobs Building and 1001 Kettner) and La Jolla — will continue this policy. Dr. Hugh M. Davies, […]

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