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2010-02-08 12:28:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- LACMA presents Renoir in the 20(th) Century, an exhibition focusing on the last three decades of Pierre-Auguste Renoir's career, until his death in 1919. The exhibition presents approximately 80 paintings, sculptures, and drawings by Renoir, and select works by Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Aristide Maillol, and Pierre Bonnard, to illustrate the developing avant-garde's debt to the older master. Curated by LACMA curator Claudia Einecke and Chief Curator...

2010-02-03 10:23:00

CLEVELAND, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrated Ohio artist Florian K. Lawton is in the spotlight again. The Butler Institute of American Art is has recognized Lawton's body of work in an upcoming exhibition Fifty Years of Art. This exhibition is a collaboration between the Florian K. Lawton Foundation and Henry Adams, Professor of Art History at Case Western Reserve University and former Curator of American Art at the Cleveland Museum of Art. Dr. Adams has published works on Andrew Wyeth,...

2010-01-28 12:01:00

NEW YORK and BERLIN, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- artnet Auctions offers continuous online auctions of Modern and Contemporary art. From January 28 - February 9, artnet auctions will feature a special sale of Modern Art by renowned artists including Edgar Degas, Henri Matisse, and Pablo Picasso. This special online auction will include over 50 works of art by 40 of the most influential modern artists of the 19th-20th centuries representing virtually every important Modern Art movement. To...

2010-01-28 08:08:00

In the news release, New Harlem Fine Art Event For Black History Month, issued 27-Jan-2010 by Harlem Fine Art Show over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the Web site in the last sentence, should read "www.harlemfineartsshow.com" rather than "www.harlemfineartshow.com" as originally issued inadvertently. The complete, corrected release follows: New Harlem Fine Art Event For Black History Month Historic Gathering of Black Art at Harlem's Famed Armory NEW YORK, Jan. 27...

2010-01-27 15:40:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Some of the world's most celebrated African-American artists and the prominent galleries that specialize in Afro-centric works will exhibit their work at the 1st Annual Harlem Fine Art Show, Feb. 20 and 21, 2010. Bringing a major fine art show to Harlem and destined to become a highlight of Manhattan's annual Black History Month celebrations, the event will be held at Harlem's historic 369th Armory, 2366 Fifth Ave., between 142nd and 143rd Streets. It...

2010-01-12 10:28:00

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of Black History Month, Tallahassee is proud to host THE KINSEY COLLECTION: Shared Treasures of Bernard and Shirley Kinsey, Where Art and History Intersect, one of the most significant collections of African American art and historical objects. The extraordinary exhibit, showcasing more than 90 rare books, sculptures, paintings, documents, manuscripts and vintage photographs, tells the story of African Americans in the Americas from...

2009-10-14 13:07:00

MORNINGSIDE HEIGHTS, N.Y., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Russell Goings' epic poem "The Children of Children Keep Coming" will be presented in words, songs and pictures in an extraordinary performance held at The Riverside Church. The event, sponsored by the Ministry of Education and directed by Jeremiah Drake, will be performed by members of The Riverside Church and the National Negro Ensemble Company on Friday, October 16 and Saturday, October 17, at 7:00 p.m. in the Church's South Hall....

2009-10-14 03:43:00

AMSTERDAM, October 14 /PRNewswire/ -- http://www.gallerydelaive.com Date: October 13 - November 24, 2009 The Chinese artist Walasse Ting celebrates his 80th birthday on October 13th 2009. His birthday will be honored at Gallery Delaive with the exhibition titled Walasse Ting 80! Walasse Ting and Nico Delaive met in Amsterdam in 1985; they have been friends ever since. Brilliance and vitality characterizes Walasse Ting's depictions of women, flowers and animals. Ting's...

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2009-09-28 20:51:18

Prosecutors in Mexico say they are investigating whether hundreds of paintings featured in two books about Frida Kahlo might be fakes. The BBC said the probe is in response to a claim filed by the late Mexican artist's estate, the Frida Kahlo Trust, regarding works featured in Finding Frida Kahlo and The Labyrinth of Frida Kahlo: Death, Pain and Ambivalence. The Frida Kahlo Trust and several art historians said at a press conference in Mexico City the sale of the books should be suspended...

2009-09-23 11:37:00

NEW YORK and BERLIN, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Now through September 29, artnet Auctions is featuring the Prints Masterworks Auction, a special online auction of prints and multiples by some of the most influential artists of the 20th-21st century. The sale comprises 150 works by 50 artists including Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, and Pablo Picasso with estimates from $1,000-$150,000. To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://www.prnewswire.com/mnr/artnet/40036/ Leading the sale...