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Morgan Library: ‘Tennessee Williams: No Refuge But Writing’ / Opens Feb 2

by January 18, 2018
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Irving Penn (1917–2009), Tennessee Williams, New York, 13 March 1951 (negative), 1983 (print), gelatin silver print on paper, The Morgan Library & Museum. Purchased as the gift of Richard L. Menschel and with the support of The Horace W. Goldsmith Fund for Americana and The Margaret T. Morris Fund. Read more »

International Center of Photography: ‘Edmund Clark: The Day the Music Died’ Exhibit

by January 12, 2018
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Edmund Clark, Redacted image of a complex of buildings where a pilot identified as having flown rendition flights lives, from Negative Publicity: Artefacts of Extraordinary Rendition, by Crofton Black and Edmund Clark Read more »

The Met: Korean Painting — ‘The Diamond Mountains’ Exhibit Opens February 7, 2018

by December 20, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL LOAN EXHIBITION OF KOREAN PAINTING TO OPEN AT THE MET ON FEBRUARY 7, 2018 Jeong Seon. Mount Geumgang Viewed from Danbal Ridge, leaf from the Album of Mount Geumgang, 1711. Ink and light color on silk. National Museum of Korea, Seoul, Treasure no. 1875 The Diamond Mountains—perhaps the most Read more »

The Met: Thomas Cole, Landscape Painter / January 30 to May 13, 2018

by December 15, 2017
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Met Museum to Explore Transatlantic Career  of Renowned Painter Thomas Cole Thomas Cole (American, 1801–1848). View from Mount Holyoke, Northampton, Massachusetts, after a Thunderstorm—The Oxbow (detail), 1836. Oil on canvas, 51 1/2 x 76 in. (130.8 x 193 cm). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Gift of Mrs. Russell Read more »

The Met: Auguste Rodin, thru January 15, 2018 ……. UPDATE

by December 1, 2017
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Auguste Rodin (French, Paris 1840–1917 Meudon). The Thinker.Founder: Cast by Alexis Rudier (French). Modeled ca. 1880, cast ca. 1910. Bronze. Overall (wt. confirmed): 27 5/8 in., 185 lb. (70.2 cm, 83.9 kg) The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of Thomas F. Ryan, 1910. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Read more »

The Met Breuer: 35 Works by Anselm Kiefer, December 13 / April 8, 2018

by November 16, 2017
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Exhibition Featuring 35 Works by Anselm Kiefer to Open at The Met Breuer Anselm Kiefer (German, born 1945). Winter Landscape, 1970. Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on paper. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Denise and Andrew Saul Fund, 1995. ©Anselm Kiefer —————————————— Exhibition Dates: December Read more »

The Met: ‘Michelangelo: Divine Draftsman and Designer’ / Nov 13 – Feb 12

by October 21, 2017
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Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian, Caprese 1475-1564 Rome). Portrait of Andrea Quarates, 1532. Drawing, black chalk; 16 3/16 x 11 1/2 in. (41.1 x 29.2 cm). The British Museum, London.  Michelangelo: Divine Draftsman and Designer   The Genius of Michelangelo Explored in Landmark Exhibition at Read more »

The Morgan: Drawn to Greatness: Master Drawings / Thaw Collection – thru 1.7.18

by September 25, 2017
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Francisco de Goya (1746–1828), Leave it all to Providence (Dejalo todo a la probidencia), 1816-20, black ink and gray wash, Thaw Collection, The Morgan Library & Museum, 1999.22. ——————————–   THE MORGAN CELEBRATES ACQUISITION OF THE COMPLETE THAW DRAWINGS COLLECTION WITH AN EXHIBITION Read more »

Queens Museum: Fall Exhibitions, 2017

by September 8, 2017
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Queens Museum Fall Exhibitions Opening 2017 Sep 17 2017 2–5pm Enjoy an opening celebration of the Queens Museum’s upcoming fall exhibitions.     Experience Read more »

X-hibit Closed: The Metropolitan Museum of Art: ‘Irving Penn: Centennial’

by April 20, 2017
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Irving Penn — Single Oriental Poppy, New York. 1968, printed 1989. Dye transfer print Image: 21 7/8 x 17 1/8 in. (55.5 x 43.5 cm.).Sheet: 22 15/16 x 18 13/16 in. (58.2 x 47.8 cm.). Overall: 22 15/16 x 18 13/16 in. (58.2 x 47.8 cm.). Promised Gift of The Irving Penn Foundation. IP.139. Read more »

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