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2011-07-20 16:39:00

Conservation of Key Works Reveals Beautiful Colors NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A selection of magnificent Northern Renaissance paintings from an often overlooked collection will be on exhibition in the Frist Center for the Visual Arts' Upper-Level Galleries from September 9, 2011 through February 5, 2012.

2011-06-28 08:15:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The arts community continues to see growing membership and participation at Levine Center for the Arts despite the economic turbulence felt by the city of Charlotte in recent years.

2011-06-17 17:16:00

WASHINGTON, June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This summer, the Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art + Design will present Chris Martin: Painting Big, Martin's first one-artist museum exhibition and the first exhibition of his work in Washington, D.C.

2011-05-19 14:46:00

CORAL GABLES, Fla., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Penny Worley Auctioneers (www.worleyauctioneers.com) announces the online auction of corporate art collection from Coral Gables, Fla., according to Jerry Jenkins.

2011-05-10 14:37:00

NEW YORK, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Over 100 art museums across North America will offer free or reduced admission, special programs, or other initiatives as part of their celebrations of Art Museum Day on May 18, 2011.

2011-04-22 17:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, April 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD) proudly presents "From Process to Print: Graphic Works by Romare Bearden," a traveling exhibition that is part of a national centennial celebration of Bearden, an American artist of African American descent who is widely acknowledged as one of the most talented and original visual artists of the twentieth century.

2011-04-13 11:14:00

NEW YORK, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- After spending 25 years building their reputation as British Art Dealers in America, in March of this year Waterhouse & Dodd opened their first gallery in New York.

2011-03-19 00:00:29

RIVERA & RIVERA is pleased to present GoodManBadMan, a solo show of portrait paintings and sculpture by American artist Ray Turner, curated by Peter Frank. The gallery's inaugural opening reception will take place from 6:30 to 9:30PM on Saturday, March 19, 2011.

2011-03-09 03:05:00

BRISBANE, Australia, March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the world's most important collections of surrealist art will be shown at the Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA) in Brisbane, Australia this year. Queensland Art Gallery Director Tony Ellwood said Paris's renowned Centre Pompidou would loan the core of its surrealist collection for 'Surrealism: The Poetry of Dreams,' a major survey exhibition showing from June 11 to October 2, 2011.

2011-02-17 00:00:46

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Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]