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  1. NY Times Spotlights Hofmann's Murals At Bruce Museum In GreenwichRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Greenwich Daily Voice

    GREENWICH, Conn. The New York Times spotlights a new Bruce Museum of Arts and Science exhibit focusing on German artist Hans Hofmann typically known for his school of fine arts and contributions to Abstract Expressionism, but lesser known for his ventures into mosaic in the 1950s.

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  2. Of kimono and cultural appropriationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    ... East: Western Artists and the Allure of Japan " exhibition in Japan and America, organized by the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston and Japan's national broadcaster NHK, incidentally incorporated some promotion of kimono culture. Showcasing the works of ...

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  3. Fashion designer Arnold Scaasi is dead at 85Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    ... his close friend Michael Selleck. His prolific designs were celebrated in a 2011 exhibition at Boston's Museum of Fine Arts entitled, "Scaasi: American Couturier." The exhibit grew out of the museum's acquisition of his archive and more than 100 ...

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  4. Arnold Scaasi Dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Women's Wear Daily

    ... and lived in Beekman Place for decades, he donated more than 100 garments and sold his archives to the Museum of Fine Arts Boston in 2009. Known to be jawdropping frank, Scaasi grabbed attention at that time when he chose to sell the archives for ...

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  5. Tube station mosaics by Eduardo Paolozzi to be seen in new light in artist's home cityRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Art Daily

    ... accommodated at the station as it is modernised. It will also serve to further promote public appreciation of the fine arts and the extraordinary contribution of Eduardo Paolozzi'. Henrietta Billings, Senior Conservation Adviser, Twentieth Century ...

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  6. Museums draw visitors to Kansas CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NewsOK.com

    ... (in Seattle during our visit), but do you know that Kansas City also is home to world-class museums, top-notch fine arts facilities and fantastic restaurants? Oh, and lest we forget, its history. Union Station is at the heart of Kansas City. The ...

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  7. Glassell School of Art moves to temporary location as preparations for demolition beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CultureMap

    Soon the familiar concrete and glass block building that has housed the Glassell School of Art since 1979 will be no more as the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston moves forward with its $450 million expansion . But that is not to say that the highly-regarded art programs and classes will be on hiatus.

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  8. Children's Museum welcomes new communications directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... to all ages. Cole attended Syracuse University and studied illustration, then went on to get a Masters of Fine Arts at The Art Institute of Boston where she primarily focused on children's book illustration. “I am thrilled to be a part of the ...

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  9. 40 years later, Paloma's still in style - Saturday, 01 August 2015 01:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | South County Spotlight

    ... loan on his father's life insurance policy to help his mother, Phyllis Roach, found Paloma as a shop selling fine arts and crafts from Mexico. Back then, Roach says, many of the surrounding stores were still recovering from the opening of the ...

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  10. Emily NeffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Memphis

    She recently directed the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma, and spent a large part of her career as curator of the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston. Now, as steward of the oldest and largest museum in Tennessee, the 52-year-old Neff calls the Brooks extraordinary and its legacy incredible.

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  11. Pastors request 'Preacher Pimp' painting be removedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WYFF-TV Greenville

    ... Preacher Pimp" in 2012. Conteh grew up in Fort Valley, Georgia, about 100 south of Atlanta. He has a Master of Fine Arts degree from Georgia Southern University. The artist told WMAZ-TV that he's not making preachers look bad, but that "preachers ...

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  12. How to stop everything looking the sameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CNN

    ... stay in the collective imagination." A small model of the UK Pavilion features prominently at the China Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA) museum in Beijing, as part of Inside Heatherwick Studio, a new exhibition touring Asia. Also on display are seats ...

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  13. Peabody Essex Museum appoints Sarah Kennel as Curator of PhotographyRead the original story

    Sunday | Art Daily

    ... Photographer of Paris, was organized by Kennel and traveled to the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Kennel pursued her undergraduate degree at Princeton University and received both her graduate work at the University ...

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  14. Retrospective exhibition of the work of Charles Pollock on view at the Peggy Guggenheim CollectionRead the original story

    Sunday | Art Daily

    ... Art/Smithsonian Institution, the Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, the O'Brien American Art ...

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  15. Mathews relic among nominees for 'most endangered'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... t St. James Church. She lived her last days at the Home for Confederate Women, which is now the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts' Pauley Center, according to the historical society. She is buried at Christ Church Cemetery in Mathews County.

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  16. On Monday: Open House and Museum FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | The St. Petersburg Times

    ... . 495-645-0550. Mon. open 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Public talk at 7:30 p.m. Across town, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts is offering new options for its Friends of the Museum program. Starting on Aug. 1, there is a new Young People's card for museumgoers ...

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  17. At the Denver Art Museum's "In Bloom," as much beauty as you can standRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Denver Post

    ... power so many museum exhibits these days. This one - shared by the Dallas Museum of Art , the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and DAM - is aimed at a familiar draw. It also plays a familiar tune, laying out a narrative about the decline of ...

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  18. Lustrous enamel, past and present, on view at FullerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Boston.com

    ... 1930s to the 1970s, the medium had a lively following and was collected by major museums, including the Museum of Fine Arts. But in the 1970s, it fell off the map. One reason, co-curator Hal Nelson offered in an interview, could have been the ...

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  19. York Weekend's Best of AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | York Dispatch

    Creativity is the name of the game at the annual Yorkfest Fine Arts Festival in downtown York. This year's festival runs Aug. 28-30.

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  20. Exhibition of new works by Carole A. Feuerman opens at KM Fine Arts in ChicagoRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Art Daily

    ... had six museum retrospectives and her work has been exhibited at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the 2008 Olympic Fine Arts Exhibition, the Venice Biennale, The State Hermitage, and The Palazzo Strozzi Foundation, to name a few. Among her many ...

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