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2012-01-05 08:20:00

The Art Gallery - Sussex County Community College, Jan 23- Feb 27 2012. Opening reception on Friday, January 27, 2012 from 6-8 pm. Montclair, NJ (PRWEB) January 05, 2012 Allan Gorman´s most recent collection of paintings explores the intersection between abstraction and realism. In these works, the artist marvels at his subjects -- familiar industrial-age objects. Expanding on his last series of what seemed like realistic portraits of big-rig trucks, Gorman now chooses to bring us in...

2012-01-01 01:30:00

Art/Trek NYC travels to the far reaches of New York city art neighborhoods in a quest to showcase new and emerging artists in the latest series premiering on NYC Life (Channel 25). Art/Trek NYC has been sponsored by WelcometoCOMPANY.com and premieres January 9, 2012 at 9 p.m. on NYC Media Channel 25. One of the spotlighted artists will be chosen by the public through random interviews to win their first solo exhibitionon the series' final episode. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 31, 2011...

2011-05-26 11:31:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Omni Fort Worth Hotel is launching a "Kimbell Picasso and Braque Exhibit" package to coincide with the international debut of the Kimbell Art Museum's exhibition Picasso and Braque: The Cubist Experiment, 1910-1912. The package includes deluxe overnight accommodations, two tickets to the Picasso and Braque exhibition and complimentary breakfast for two daily in the luxury hotel's restaurant, Cast Iron. Picasso and Braque: The Cubist...

2011-01-05 18:16:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Surrey hotel, the Official VIP Hotel of the 2011 Armory Show, invites art aficionados to experience The Armory Show in style with the "2011 Armory Show Exclusive," highlighting the hotel's appreciation for the arts. Valid for stays February 25 - March 10, 2011, guests booking this package receive two VIP passes to The Armory Show, artistically-inspired in-room cocktails for two and daily in-room breakfast for two from Cafe Boulud when booked by...

2010-12-09 16:36:00

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Freeman's has been selected by HealthSouth shareholders to auction works of art from the collection of Richard Scrushy, former CEO of HealthSouth, on May 15, 2011. Approximately 20 works from his private residence in Vestavia, Alabama, owned by the shareholders, will be offered in Freeman's spring Modern & Contemporary auction. The collection includes works by Modern Masters such as Picasso, Renoir and Chagall as well as established...

2010-09-21 11:28:00

BALTIMORE, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Find Your Happy Place in Baltimore" campaign continues this fall with a diverse mix of arts and culture offerings. With your pick of four new exhibitions; Games, Gizmos, and Toys in the Attic at The Walters Art Museum, What Makes Us Smile? exhibit at the American Visionary Art Museum, Andy Warhol: The Last Decade at the Baltimore Museum of Art and Odyssey's SHIPWRECK! Pirates & Treasure at the Maryland Science Center, there is an exhibit for...

2010-04-27 07:25:00

LAFAYETTE, Calif., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- ArtofMusicInstruments.com announced today the release of The Nouveau Series Guitar collection, which will be featured in the National Association of Music Merchants' Making Music Museum in San Diego, California in autumn 2010. Thirteen truly unique instruments blending fine art and quality lutherie. Original art by Louis Comfort Tiffany (Tiffany art glass), Henri Toulouse-Lautrec, Alphonse Mucha, Lucien Pissaro, Emile Galle' and other...

2010-04-26 01:34:00

AMSTERDAM, April 26, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- This retrospective is the biggest Sam Francis exhibition in Europe since 1995, made possible by two European private collectors. A full color exhibition catalogue will be available. Sam Francis (1923-1994) was a citizen of the world who lived for art. American by birth, he spent a large part of his life in Paris, Tokyo and New York and had painting studios around the world until his death. Some of his paintings have been partly created...


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