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Insects, Feathers, Antlers, Shells, and Bones Given New Life as Unforgettable Works of Arts in Dead or Alive at MAD

. January 11, 2010 . 0 Comments

Works by Damien Hirst, Tim Hawkinson, Jennifer Angus, Nick Cave, Jochem Hendricks, Tessa Farmer, Susie MacMurray and Others On view from April to October 2010 Special Visitor Preview Offers Opportunities to Watch 8 Artists Install Site-Specific Works New York, NY presented by the Museum of Arts and Design from April 27 through October 24, 2010, […]

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Morris Museum of Art 4th Annual Print Fair

. January 11, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Morris Museum of Art is holding its Fourth Annual Print Fair on Saturday, January 30, 2010, from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. in the museum’s first-floor auditorium and lobby. Leading artists, art dealers, and ateliers are offering a wide variety of original, artist-signed, limited-edition works of art—etchings, lithographs, woodblock prints, and monotypes—on sale for […]

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Maurice Prendergast Exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Maurice Prendergast Exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

. January 10, 2010 . 0 Comments

Prendergast in Italy, the first exhibition devoted entirely to the watercolors, monotypes, and oil paintings by the American modern artist Maurice Prendergast, will open at the MFAH on February 14, 2010. Featuring more than 60 views of Venice, Rome, Siena, and Capri, Prendergast in Italy also includes the artist´s personal sketchbooks, letters, photographs, and guidebooks […]

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Margrit Mondavi’s $2 Million Pledge Launches Fundraising Drive for UC Davis Art Museum

. January 10, 2010 . 0 Comments

Philanthropist Margrit Biever Mondavi has pledged $2 million to help the University of California, Davis, plan and build a new art museum that will house and display some 4,000 works that the university has collected over the past 40 years. The pledge marks the start of a $30 million fundraising initiative for the project. The […]

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New Contemporary Art on View at the Portland Museum of Art

. January 9, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Portland Museum of Art has recently installed three major works of contemporary art by leading figures in today’s art world: Jenny Holzer, Richard Serra, and Ellsworth Kelly. This is the first time that these pieces have been exhibited in Maine. This new installation of work in the Museum’s contemporary galleries was lent to the […]

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