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A VARIETY OF ASIAN-THEMED PROGRAMS COMPLEMENT THE JAPANESE CLOISONNÉ ENAMELS SPECIAL EXHIBITION AT THE WALTERS ART MUSEUM

. January 15, 2010 . 0 Comments

Baltimore – The Walters Art Museum is pleased to present a full slate of programming related to Asia from February 14–June 13, 2010. CHILDREN & FAMILY PROGRAMS To register for family programs, visit www.thewalters.org, call 410-547-9000, ext. 300, or email familyprograms@thewalters.org (unless otherwise noted). DROP-IN ART ACTIVITIES Every Saturday & Sunday in February, 10 a.m.–3 […]

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Guggenheim Foundation and Museum Announces Appointments for the Abu Dhabi Project

Guggenheim Foundation and Museum Announces Appointments for the Abu Dhabi Project

. January 15, 2010 . 0 Comments

Richard Armstrong, Director, Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation and Museum, has announced two staff appointments for the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi Project: Suzanne Cotter, Curator of Exhibitions, Abu Dhabi Project, and Reem Fadda, Associate Curator for Middle Eastern Art, Abu Dhabi Project. Ms. Cotter and Ms. Fadda will join members of the Abu Dhabi Project team to […]

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Gibbes Museum of Art Welcomes Art Consultant Barbara Guggenheim for Special Event – How the Art World Works

. January 15, 2010 . 0 Comments

Author and art consultant Barbara Guggenheim will discuss the intricacies and idiosyncrasies of collecting art at an event titled How the Art World Works: New Twists on the World’s Second Oldest Profession at the Gibbes Museum of Art on Thursday, February 4. Ms. Guggenheim’s lecture will begin at 6pm and it will be followed by […]

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André-Charles Boulle Exhibition at the Museum of Decorative Arts of Frankfurt

. January 15, 2010 . 0 Comments

The first ever retrospective about André-Charles Boulle, the most illustrious cabinetmaker of all time, opened on October 28. With a scenography by Juan Pablo Molyneux, it takes place in the Museum of Decorative Arts of Frankfurt, the emblematic building created by Richard Meier. It was conceived by two French art historians, Jean Nérée Ronfort and […]

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The Stephen W. Fisher Collection of Japanese Cloisonné on View at The Walters Art Museum

The Stephen W. Fisher Collection of Japanese Cloisonné on View at The Walters Art Museum

. January 15, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Stephen W. Fisher collection of Japanese cloisonné enamels is one of the finest in the world. Comprised largely of pieces created during Japan’s “golden age” of decorative art production, the special exhibition, Japanese Cloisonné Enamels from the Stephen W. Fisher Collection, will feature many intricately adorned vases, boxes and trays worked in gold, silver […]

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