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BROWN ARTS INITIATIVE WELCOMES TANIA BRUGUERA, ALI MOMENI and ANDREW SCHNEIDER  AS PROFESSORS OF THE PRACTICE FOR SPRING 2019 SEMESTER

BROWN ARTS INITIATIVE WELCOMES TANIA BRUGUERA, ALI MOMENI and ANDREW SCHNEIDER AS PROFESSORS OF THE PRACTICE FOR SPRING 2019 SEMESTER

For the 2019 spring semester, Brown Arts Initiative (BAI) at Brown University welcomes performance and installation artist Tania Bruguera; multimedia artist, composer and performer Ali Momeni; and writer, performer and interactive electronics artist Andrew Schneider as Professors of the Practice. Established by the BAI in September 2016, and made possible by endowed gifts, Professor of […]

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Bell Gallery at Brown University presents “Recent Acquisitions: Photography and Abstraction”; Danny Lyon exhibition extended

Bell Gallery at Brown University presents “Recent Acquisitions: Photography and Abstraction”; Danny Lyon exhibition extended

Providence, RI – The David Winton Bell Gallery at Brown University is presenting the second in a series of special exhibitions featuring recent additions to the Gallery’s photography collection. Focusing on abstract images made with a medium that is conventionally tied to reality, Recent Acquisitions: Photography and Abstraction includes work by Bernice Abbott, Tom Baril, […]

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Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art presents “Collecting on the Edge: Part II” in newly expanded galleries

Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art presents “Collecting on the Edge: Part II” in newly expanded galleries

Logan, Utah – The Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art (NEHMA) at Utah State University (USU) is presenting Part II of Collecting on the Edge, a ground-breaking exhibition on view January 17‒May 4, 2019, showcasing its exceptional collection that focuses on the history of art west of the Mississippi River since 1920. Featuring work by […]

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Utah Museum of Fine Arts announce The International Tolerance Project: Promoting Dialogue Through Design

Utah Museum of Fine Arts announce The International Tolerance Project: Promoting Dialogue Through Design

Salt Lake City—The Utah Museum of Fine Arts new ACME Lab, The International Tolerance Project: Promoting Dialogue Through Design, features more than twenty artworks by international designers that illustrate the power of visual communication and encourage community dialogue around the unifying theme of tolerance. Featured posters were selected from a larger traveling exhibition, TOLERANCE, orchestrated […]

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More than 100 Works of Folk Art Gifted to Mississippi Museum of Art by Artists Claudia DeMonte and Ed McGowin

More than 100 Works of Folk Art Gifted to Mississippi Museum of Art by Artists Claudia DeMonte and Ed McGowin

Artists Claudia DeMonte and Ed McGowin donated more than 100 works by self-taught artists to the Mississippi Museum of Art. They were subsequently honored at the Museum’s annual Rembrandt Society Dinner held on November 1. The works represent part of their personal collection of sculptures, paintings, and assemblages. The objects from the DeMonte/McGowin collection add […]

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Friends of Florence and American Friends of the Prado Museum announce restoration of Fra Angelico’s Annunciation

Friends of Florence and American Friends of the Prado Museum announce restoration of Fra Angelico’s Annunciation

Renaissance masterwork will be the centerpiece of a special exhibition of the artist’s work opening in May 2019 in celebration of the Prado’s Bicentenary Madrid, Spain – A generous contribution of €150,000 ($171,000) to the Museo del Prado (the Prado), made equally by Friends of Florence and American Friends of the Prado Museum, will go […]

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BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART PRESENTS MONSTERS & MYTHS: SURREALISM AND WAR IN THE 1930S AND 1940S

BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART PRESENTS MONSTERS & MYTHS: SURREALISM AND WAR IN THE 1930S AND 1940S

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) presents the first major exhibition to examine how 20th-century European and American Surrealist artists used monsters and mythic figures to depict their experiences of war, violence, and exile. Monsters & Myths: Surrealism and War in the 1930s and 1940s includes 90 works by Salvador Dalí, Max […]

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Brown Arts Initiative at Brown University announces 2018-19 presenters in Warren and Allison Kanders Lecture Series

Brown Arts Initiative at Brown University announces 2018-19 presenters in Warren and Allison Kanders Lecture Series

Participants in the topical, interactive series for academic year 2018‒19 include artists Rina Banerjee and Isaac Julien, curator and author Helen Molesworth, and Alice Pratt Brown Director of the Whitney Museum of American Art Adam Weinberg Providence, RI…The Brown Arts Initiative (BAI) at Brown University today announced a dynamic roster of presenters in the upcoming […]

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David Winton Bell Gallery at Brown University Presents “Danny Lyon: The Only Thing I Saw Worth Leaving”

David Winton Bell Gallery at Brown University Presents “Danny Lyon: The Only Thing I Saw Worth Leaving”

The David Winton Bell Gallery at Brown University is presenting a special exhibition of more than 100 photographs by Danny Lyon (b. 1942) drawn from the Gallery’s collection and four films on loan from the artist. Danny Lyon: The Only Thing I Saw Worth Leaving complements the Brown Arts Initiative’s “On Protest, Art & Activism” […]

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