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Sothebys to Hold Inaugural Exhibition in Kiev and Preview in Moscow

. May 10, 2008 . 0 Comments

MOSCOW – Following Sotheby’s 2007 and recent 2008 exhibition previews of Russian, International Contemporary and Impressionist & Modern Art in Moscow, Sotheby’s is delighted to announce that in May 2008 the company will stage its first-ever exhibition in Kiev, Ukraine. This initiative reinforces the significance of the Commonwealth of Independent States to Sotheby’s business and […]

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Sir Elton John Loans Paintings For Exhibition Of Cornish Artist Sponsored By Bonhams

. May 6, 2008 . 0 Comments

Eleven Paintings On Loan From Sir Elton John’s Collection Of Henry Scott Tuke’s Work Bonhams is sponsoring a major exhibition of Henry Scott Tuke’s work, in celebration of the 150th anniversary of the artist’s birth. The retrospective exhibition entitled “Catching the Light” will take place at two separate venues in Cornwall – the Royal Cornwall […]

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Getty Exhibition Explores the Visual Representations of Christ in Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts

. May 5, 2008 . 0 Comments

LOS ANGELES- Medieval and Renaissance images of Christ provided visual accounts of the historical Christ described in the Gospels and powerful entry points to prayer. Imagining Christ at the J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center, May 6 through July 27, 2008 will display manuscripts from the Getty’s permanent collection that demonstrate the ways […]

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Special Painting Technique Explored In Clark Exhibit

. May 4, 2008 . 0 Comments

The first exhibition to explore “painting softly,” a previously unexamined approach to painting exemplified in works by James McNeill Whistler and George Inness, will be presented at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, Massachusetts, from June 22 through October 19. “Like Breath on Glass: Whistler, Inness, and the Art of Painting Softly” […]

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Google Teams Up with Leading Artists

. May 4, 2008 . 0 Comments

NEW YORK – Google launched a collection of new themes created by leading artists for iGoogle, Google’s personalized homepage. With iGoogle, users can access and arrange the content they want on their homepage to personalize their web experience. Google has collaborated with almost 70 artists from around the world, inviting them to use iGoogle as […]

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