February, 2010

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Presents Malevich In Focus: 1912-1922

Four Paintings in the Collection of the Artist’s Heirs Reunited with Two Paintings from the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation Collection in Rare Assemblage NEW YORK, NY – Richard Armstrong, Director, Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation and Museum, has announced an exhibition of six important paintings by the great Russian Suprematist artist, Kazimir Malevich (1878–1935), opening at […]

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Picasso: Masterpieces from the Musée National Picasso, Paris at The Seattle Art Museum

Seattle – The Seattle Art Museum (SAM) is proud to announce that it will present “Picasso: Masterpieces from the Musée National Picasso, Paris”, an extraordinary exhibition of the work of Pablo Picasso (1881-1973). This landmark project is scheduled to be on view at SAM Downtown from October 8, 2010 through January 9, 2011. The exhibition […]

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Le Mouvement. From Cinema to Kinetics Recreated at Museum Tinguely

The legendary “Le Mouvement” exhibition was held in the Galerie Denise René in Paris from 6 to 30 April 1955. The common element in the works on show was movement as means of expression, and the leaflet produced for the exhibition, Le manifeste jaune, postulated “Colour – Light – Motion – Time” as the basic […]

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Painting in a Tree by West Fraser Donated to the Gibbes Museum of Art

Charleston, South Carolina – In early 2009 renowned Southern painter West Fraser initiated a project of personal giving and called it Painting in a Tree . The artist places a Painting in a Tree, an oil on panel, in public places to be found by a passer by. The paintings that hang by string, have […]

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High Museum of Art Names Artist Renee Stout as 2010 Recipient of the David C. Driskell Prize

High Museum of Art Names Artist Renee Stout as 2010 Recipient of the David C. Driskell Prize

ATLANTA – The High Museum of Art has named artist Renee Stout as the 2010 recipient of the David C. Driskell Prize. Named after the renowned African American artist and art scholar, the Driskell Prize is an annual award that recognizes a scholar or artist in the beginning or middle of his or her career […]

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Shaped by War: Photographs by Don McCullin at The Imperial War Museum

Shaped by War: Photographs by Don McCullin at The Imperial War Museum

Imperial War Museum North in Manchester presents the largest ever UK exhibition about the life and work of Don McCullin, one of the world’s most acclaimed photographers, to mark his 75th year. Many items are on public display for the very first time. For more than 50 years, McCullin’s images have shaped our awareness of […]

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Rare Collection of Woven Sculptures and Baskets Donated to Museum of Arts and Design

Traditional and Avant-Garde Baskets from Around the World On View This March in Intertwined: Contemporary Baskets from the Sara and David Lieberman Collection New York, NY – A rare collection of contemporary baskets including functional vessels as well as expressive works that challenge traditional definitions of basketry, has been promised to the Museum of Arts […]

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A Special Collection from Leiden University at the Hague Museum of Photography

The largest ever exhibition of pieces from the unique photography collection of Leiden University The oldest known image of the camera obscura principle (1545), the original camera belonging to painter George Hendrik Breitner, daguerreotypes over 150 years old: Leiden University’s photographic collection is unique in many ways. It is both the oldest and the largest […]

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Book to Feature Rare Toy from DFW Elite Toy Museum

The DFW Elite Toy Museum (http://www.DFWeliteToyMuseum.com) in Fort Worth contains thousands of rare automotive toys from around the world. Now one item in their collection is to be featured in a book about German toys. German toy expert Juergen Cieslik plans to include a photo and description of the German-made tin motorcycle windup in his […]

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