Daily Archives: September 2, 2011

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Toledo Museum of Art Acquires La Grande Odalisque by Lalla Essaydi

The Toledo Museum of Art’s Apollo Society has acquired the compelling photograph La Grande Odalisque, by Lalla Essaydi, which references Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres’ famous 1814 reclining nude, La Grande Odalisque. That oil painting, residing in the […]

Delaware Art Museum Announces Anne Truitt Luminosities

The male-dominated Minimal art movement of the 1960s was characterized by an interest in basic geometric shapes and the use of industrially- produced materials. Although many critics consider Anne Truitt (1921–2004) to be a pioneer […]

Brandywine River Museum announces Special Exhibitions

In honor of its 40th anniversary, the Brandywine River Museum presents a suite of special exhibitions. N.C. Wyeth’s Treasure Island, Classic Illustrations for a Classic Tale September 10 through November 20 2011 is the 100th […]

Newseum Announces New Chapter for FBI Exhibit

The FBI’s role in fighting terrorism before and after Sept. 11, 2001, is the subject of a new section of the Newseum’s “G-Men and Journalists: Top News Stories of the First Century” exhibit. The section […]