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Franz Ackermann Exhibition at Kunstmuseum

. January 29, 2010

Franz Ackermann was born in Neumarkt St. Veit (Bavaria) in 1963 is one of the most innovative painters of the past ten years. Since 2001 this internationally acclaimed artist has also been employed as a professor at the Akademie der bildenden Künste in Karlsruhe. Time and time again, he manages to make an impression with […]

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National Museum Wales Acquires Alan Davie Painting

National Museum Wales Acquires Alan Davie Painting

. January 29, 2010

National Museum Wales is delighted to announce its acquisition of Crazy Gondolier (1960), a bright, jubilant painting by Scottish artist Alan Davie. The work was acquired with the generous support of the Derek Williams Trust (£30,000) and The Art Fund, the UK’s leading independent art charity (£20,000). Alan Davie – Crazy Gondolier (1960) Music is […]

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Cambridge Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology Acquires Mathias Kauage Painting

Cambridge Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology Acquires Mathias Kauage Painting

. January 29, 2010

The Art Fund has helped Cambridge Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology buy an important work by one of the pre-eminent artists of Papua New Guinea. Biting the Doctor’s Arm by Mathias Kauage was acquired for £25,000 with a £9,000 grant from The Art Fund. Biting the Doctor’s Arm by Mathias Kauage Mathias Kauage (c.1944 – […]

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UGA’s Georgia Museum of Art awarded grant for collaborative exhibition and catalogue

. January 29, 2010

Athens, Ga. – The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia in partnership with the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art at Auburn University and the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma was recently awarded a grant from the Henry Luce Foundation for the exhibition and catalogue […]

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New Photography Gallery Unveiled at The Denver Art Museum

. January 29, 2010

Photo department announces debut exhibition and Robert Adams retrospective Exposure: Photos from the Vault opens April 30, 2010, in the newly remodeled Anthony and Delisa Mayer Photography Gallery on the 7th floor of the North Building. The renovated space will host the first exhibition of the department of photography at the Denver Art Museum (DAM), […]

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