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The Museum of Modern Art in New York Adds Evening Hours on the First Thursday of Each Month

. December 21, 2009 . 0 Comments

The Museum of Modern Art will remain open until 8:45 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month, from January through June 2010, providing visitors with extended hours to view MoMA’s collection and special exhibitions. Regular Museum admission applies. MoMA Nights will include music by DJs and a cash bar featuring a specialty cocktail. A […]

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Metropolitan Museum Celebrates Packard Collection

Metropolitan Museum Celebrates Packard Collection

. December 20, 2009 . 0 Comments

In 1975, The Metropolitan Museum of Art acquired, by gift and purchase, more than 400 works of Japanese art from collector Harry G. C. Packard (1914-1991). This daring acquisition instantly transformed the Museum into an institution with one of the finest collections of its kind in the West, comprised of encyclopedic holdings from the Neolithic […]

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The Morris Museum of Art Embarks Upon Reinstallation of Its Permanent Collection

. December 20, 2009 . 0 Comments

The Morris Museum of Art has begun closing galleries in preparation for Phase I of the reinstallation of the museum’s permanent collection. This is a three-phase reinstallation plan, which highlights works of art that have not been exhibited for some time or have never been exhibited at all. The galleries will be opened on, Friday, […]

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First Museum Exhibition of Lucian Freud Etchings in Canada Announced

. December 20, 2009 . 0 Comments

An innovative exhibition juxtaposing the etchings of two masters of the human form will open the Art Gallery of Ontario’s winter season on January 30, 2010. Rembrandt / Freud: Etchings from Life, continuing through May 23, showcases the etchings of Lucian Freud in a Canadian art museum for the first time. It is also the […]

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New Exhibition Celebrates Frye Art Museum Founding Collection

. December 19, 2009 . 0 Comments

Reflecting its continuing commitment to honor the legacy of Charles and Emma Frye, the Frye Art Museum announced a new exhibition “Tête-à-tête” that opens February 6, 2010. “Tête-à-tête” features nearly one hundred fifty paintings from the Frye Founding Collection, recreating the sumptuous viewing experience enjoyed by visitors to the art gallery in Charles and Emma […]

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