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Berlin Cancels Rare Show of Modern Art from Tehran Museum

According to the newspaper, Iranian art specialists and gallery owners were concerned that the artworks, once abroad, might face legal claims from members of the family of the former Shah of Iran, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, under whose reign the works had been ...

12/28/16

Shoe Storage Fit for an Art Gallery

Ms. Hill, owner of Ultra-Mod Home Concepts, an interior-design company, spent more than $20,000 to create the gallery-worthy shoe wall, which spans two stories of the 1,940-square-foot home she and her husband, Michael, built in 2013. “My mom said,...

12/28/16

Gottesman-Szmelcman Architecture unveils the new Gordon gallery in south Tel Aviv

Asaf Gottesman comments: The designing of any art gallery is as much about its boundaries as the volumes that defy definition. As architects who are commissioned to design art spaces, we have learnt that works of art are perceived in their fuller richness ...

01/01/17

How the Zika virus inspired a Design District gallery founder - Dallas News

The deadly Zika virus is carried by mosquitoes, which in their own strange way inspired an idea by Joan Davidow, who, with her son, Seth, founded Site 131, a Design District gallery that recently celebrated its first birthday. "I don't know if you know about purple martins, but they eat a lot of insects," Davidow says. She invited eight architects to design purple martin houses and 50 artists "to do pieces on space and sky.

Source: www.dallasnews.com

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UM opens new art gallery in downtown Ann Arbor - MLive.com


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UM opens new art gallery in downtown Ann Arbor
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ANN ARBOR, MI - The University of Michigan's Stamps School of Art & Design has opened a new gallery in downtown Ann Arbor, housed within the McKinley Town Centre on South Division Street. On Friday, Feb. 17, the new gallery opened its doors at noon, ...

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What to See in New York Art Galleries This Week - New York Times


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What to See in New York Art Galleries This Week
New York Times
Alexandre Gallery, 724 Fifth Avenue, Manhattan; 212-755-2828, alexandregallery.com. With their frequently scant brushwork, marks and indications of natural phenomena, the 10 landscape paintings and three graphite drawings in “Lois Dodd: Early ...


Current exhibit gives students picture of activist art, design - Bethel College, KS (press release)


Current exhibit gives students picture of activist art, design
Bethel College, KS (press release)
NORTH NEWTON, KAN. – As Rachel Epp Buller teaches the first-ever version of her new class at Bethel College, the current exhibit in the college gallery is providing a case study for her students. Epp Buller, associate professor of visual art and design ...


Wild exhibit pushes boundaries on clothing, art (Gallery) - The Daily Courier


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Wild exhibit pushes boundaries on clothing, art (Gallery)
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The quirky show, a collision of art and the craziest of couture, offers visitors a chance to view 32 award-winning costumes from the New Zealand-based design competition of the same name. Nearly three decades ago, the contest began when organizers ...

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MoMA Takes a Stand: Art From Banned Countries Comes Center Stage - New York Times


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MoMA Takes a Stand: Art From Banned Countries Comes Center Stage
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In one of the strongest protests yet by a major cultural institution, the museum has reconfigured its fifth-floor permanent-collection galleries — interrupting its narrative of Western Modernism, from Cézanne through World War II — to showcase ...
MoMA Protests Trump Entry Ban by Rehanging Work by Artists from Muslim NationsNew York Times

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