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Saint Louis Art Museum Announces Expansion Plans

. December 16, 2009 . 0 Comments

The Saint Louis Art Museum has announced that it is proceeding with its ambitious $130.5 million expansion project, following a one-year delay. Once begun, construction is anticipated to take approximately two years. The Museum will remain open to the public during construction of the new David Chipperfield-designed addition. “The Saint Louis Art Museum is one […]

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National Air and Space Museum Lights Up New Exhibit with Cree LED Lighting

. December 15, 2009 . 0 Comments

Cree, Inc a market leader in LED lighting, announces that LR24 recessed LED luminaires have been installed in the National Air and Space Museum. Designed for the new “Moving Beyond Earth” exhibit, the Cree LED lights replace high intensity discharge work lights, offering the high lumen output and efficacy required to work in the gallery. […]

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Broad Museum to Break Ground in March 2010

Broad Museum to Break Ground in March 2010

. December 15, 2009 . 0 Comments

Michigan State University will break ground on the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum on March 16, 2010. Eli Broad, who donated the naming gift for the project, and Zaha Hadid, the internationally known architect who designed the building, are expected to attend. The groundbreaking will be followed by 23 months of construction and a […]

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Clyfford Still Museum in Denver Starts Work on Future Home

. December 15, 2009 . 0 Comments

The Clyfford Still Museum officially broke ground on its future home in a public ceremony that brought together Denver City officials, art and cultural ambassadors, and business leaders. Scheduled to open in 2011 in the heart of Denver’s vibrant arts district, the museum will provide an intimate environment for the viewing of the Still Estates, […]

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Tapestries and Prints at the Carnegie Museum of Art

Tapestries and Prints at the Carnegie Museum of Art

. December 15, 2009 . 0 Comments

Carnegie Museum of Art presents the dynamic new exhibition Gods, Love, and War: Tapestries and Prints from the Collection, opening December 19, 2009. Highlighting a selection of six large-scale tapestries dating from the 16th and 17th centuries and 40 prints from Carnegie Museum of Art’s collection, the exhibition explores the historical popularity of tapestries as […]

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