January, 2011

Krannert Art Museum Presents Building a Modern Collection A Look Back

Krannert Art Museum Presents Building a Modern Collection A Look Back

The Krannert Art Museum presents Building a Modern Collection: A Look Back on view January 28 through May 1, 2011. In honor of Krannert Art Museum’s 50th Anniversary, KAM will be focusing on an installation of works that speak to the strength of its permanent collection. Hans Hofmann, Apparition, 1947. Oil on reinforced plywood. Festival […]

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National Coal Mining Museum Reopen Underground Tours

The National Coal Mining Museum is open this weekend and Underground Tours re-open from Monday 31 January 2011. The Museum galleries and all of the above-ground facilities are open for visitors and the Underground Tours will resume from Monday 31 January. The Underground Tours were suspended from Tuesday 25 January after a fatal accident in […]

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Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD) Presents Textural Rhythms Constructing the Jazz Tradition Contemporary African American Quilts

Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD) Presents Textural Rhythms Constructing the Jazz Tradition Contemporary African American Quilts

The Museum of the African Diaspora presents Textural Rhythms: Constructing the Jazz Tradition, Contemporary African American Quilts on view January 27, 2011 – April 24, 2011. Textural Rhythms, curated by Dr. Carolyn Mazloomi, Founder and Coordinator of The Women of Color Quilters Network unites two of the most well known and popular artistic forms in […]

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Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park Presents Butterflies Are Blooming

The Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park presents Butterflies Are Blooming open March 1 – April 30, 2011. A visitor favorite in its sixteenth year, Butterflies Are Blooming features butterflies from tropical regions around the world flying freely in the 5-story Tropical Conservatory. The 80-degree conservatory is filled with thousands of exotic butterflies from tropical […]

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Gemeentemuseum Den Haag Opens Laszlo Moholy-Nagy The Art of Light

Gemeentemuseum Den Haag Opens Laszlo Moholy-Nagy The Art of Light

Gemeentemuseum Den Haag presents Laszlo Moholy-Nagy The Art of Light on view 29 January 2011 – 1 May 2011. Light as art and art as light. Throughout his life, László Moholy-Nagy (1895-1946) played with light in all his work: his paintings, sculptures, collages, photographs, films, graphic designs, book covers and theatre sets. Light is to […]

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Getty Acquires Significant Group of South African Photographs

Getty Acquires Significant Group of South African Photographs

Photographs from Pieter Hugos “Permanent Error” series and Zwelethu Mthethwa’s “Interiors” and “Sugar Cane” series The J. Paul Getty Museum announced the acquisition of nine photographs by two important South African photographers, Pieter Hugo and Zwelethu Mthethwa. Five photographs are from Hugo’s Permanent Error series, which documents the people and landscapes of a technology dump […]

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Musee d’art contemporain Presents Anri Sala Exhibition

Musee d’art contemporain Presents Anri Sala Exhibition

Musée d’art contemporain presents Anri Sala on view February 3 – April 25, 2011. An exhibition that can be viewed like a single work of art: that is what visitors will experience at the MAC in this presentation of works by Anri Sala⎯the artist’s first solo exhibition in Canada, and his largest in North America. […]

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