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Guggenheim Foundation Announces Executive Cabinet and Appoints Ari Wiseman

. January 9, 2010 . 0 Comments

Richard Armstrong, Director of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation and Museum, announced the creation of an Executive Cabinet and the appointment of Ari Wiseman as a Deputy Director, Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, a newly created position. “The enormous vitality of the Guggenheim, here in New York and around the world, is inspiring. Our impressive program […]

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Pipilotti Rist at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art

Pipilotti Rist at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art

. January 8, 2010 . 0 Comments

When Pipilotti Rist’s video installation “Homo Sapiens Sapiens “hits the ceiling in Louisiana’s Hall Gallery from Thursday 7 January 2010, the audience will be elevated into a colour saturated, Paradisiac universe amidst the darkness of winter. The work is viewed lying down with your eyes gazing at a sensual firmament where two naked Eve figures […]

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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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