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A Half Century of Peruvian Photography at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art in Eugene Oregon

EUGENE, OR – The Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art explores Peru with a new exhibition “Qosqo, entre el pasado y el presente: Photography in Cusco 1895-1945.” Featuring the works of nine photographers, who lived in the Cusco region, the exhibition offers a portrait of a city and a culture at the dawn of the modern era.

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Photographing Frida: Portraits of Frida Kahlo features 65 images of Kahlo as art and artist at the Arkansas Arts Center

LITTLE ROCK, AR - Photographing Frida: Portraits of Frida Kahlo features 65 images of Kahlo as art and artist. The photographs document Kahlo’s life as seen by some of the greatest photographers of the time.

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Artist Michael Menchaca to Debut Work Based On the Chrysler Museum of Art’s Collection in Dioses Nuevos

NORFOLK, VA - The Chrysler Museum of Art will exhibit new site-specific work called Dioses Nuevos by artist Michael Menchaca inspired by the museum’s collection of Mesoamerican artworks. The mixed media installation, which features animated renditions of Mesoamerican deities, reconceptualizes the figures in contemporary society

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Stateless: Views of Global Migration at the The Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago (MoCP)

CHICAGO, IL - The Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago (MoCP) will present Stateless: Views of Global Migration from January 24 – March 31, 2019, featuring photographs, video, and multimedia installations

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ICA/Boston announces major acquisition of Yayoi Kusama Infinity Mirror Room

BOSTON, MA - Jill Medvedow, Ellen Matilda Poss Director of the Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston (ICA), announced today the acquisition of Yayoi Kusama’s LOVE IS CALLING (2013), one of the artist’s 20 existing Infinity Mirror Rooms.

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The Winner’s Circle at 311 Gallery in Raleigh North Carolina

RALEIGH, NC - Every year, 311 Gallery hosts The Winner’s Circle, an exhibition of work of the artists who took first place in our national juried shows from the preceding year.

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New Tacoma Art Museum Wing Opening

TACAOMA, WA - Tacoma Art Museum (TAM) is pleased to announce that on January 19, 2019, it will open its doors to the public to celebrate the new Rebecca and Jack Benaroya Wing.

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Orly Cogan: Don’t Call Me Princess

BRATTLEBORO, VT - Orly Cogan employs vintage printed and embroidered fabrics as the substrate of her work. She repurposes these textiles as vehicles for consolidating her enduring interests in history, culture, and the fine, decorative, and popular arts.

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Nina Chanel Abney debuts a monumental, site-specific mural at the Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston

BOSTON, MA - On Jan. 17, Chicago-born artist Nina Chanel Abney debuts a monumental, site-specific mural at the Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston (ICA). Abney, born in 1982, is at the forefront of a generation of young artists that is reenergizing narrative figurative painting.

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Personal Visions: Projects by Veterans at the Colorado Photographic Arts Center

DENVER, CO - Personal Visions: Projects by Veterans features a compelling collection of fine art photography created by five Denver-area artists who have served in the U.S. Army, Navy or Air Force.

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Belonging and Voice Examined in New Exhibition at Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts

OMAHA, NE - Amidst declining refugee resettlement and increasing xenophobia in the United States, I let them in. Conditional Hospitality and The Stranger examines who is afforded the right to speak or the ability to be understood amongst dominant narratives and systems.

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Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art Receives Gift from Artist Hung Liu and Master Printer David Salgado

EUGENE, OR - Renowned contemporary Chinese artist Hung LIU (LIU Hung 刘虹) and Trillium Graphics master printer David Salgado have donated 55 works of art to the University of Oregon’s Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art that exemplify the innovative mixed-media techniques they developed in which printed and painted elements are embedded in layers of resin to evocative, gestural effect.

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The Tale of the Fort Wayne Art School Comes to Life at FWMoA

FORT WAYNE, IN - The Fort Wayne Museum of Art is pleased to present to the community an exhibition that celebrates the storied history of the Fort Wayne Art School from 1888 to its evolution as the fine arts department of today’s Purdue University Fort Wayne.

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Nature Art Gallery presents, "Wildlife Portraits" photography by Keith Kennedy

RALEIGH, NC - The Nature Art Gallery presents, "Wildlife Portraits" photography by Keith Kennedy.

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The National Museum of Wildlife Art send seven paintings to Germany

FRANKFURT, GERMANY / JACKSON, WY - The National Museum of Wildlife Art in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, lent seven Wilhelm Kuhnert paintings to the Schirn Kunsthalle in Frankfurt, Germany, for their exhibition, King of the Animals.

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Thomas D. Mangelsen at the National Museum of Wildlife Art

JACKSON, WY - Forty classic photographs by Thomas D. Mangelsen, photographs which the renowned photographer himself refers to as his legacy photographs, have been selected for a retrospective traveling museum exhibition thru May 5, 2019.

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Site Lines: Recent Work by University of Utah Art Faculty at the UMFA

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - Site Lines: Recent Work by University of Utah Art Faculty, guest curated by Felicia Baca, features more than forty works in a wide variety of mediums from twenty-seven local creators and teachers. This highly anticipated show celebrates local artists and recognizes the talented creators who teach art on the U campus.

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Paper Works by Cuban Artist Elsa Mora at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art

EUGENE, OR - The Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art at the University of Oregon will feature the latest exhibition of works made by Cuban artist Elsa Mora. “Paper Weight,” comprised of works painstakingly made solely of paper and glue, will be on view in the Harold and Arlene Schnitzer Gallery thru January 20, 2019.

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Louise Bourgeois: To Unravel a Torment at the Glenstone Museum in Maryland

POTOMAC, MD - The trailblazing work of French-born American artist Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) will be the subject of a five-decade survey exhibition featuring nearly 30 works, all from Glenstone’s collection, including a recently acquired masterpiece that was realized at a pivotal moment in her career: the 1974 installation The Destruction of the Father.

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The Many Hats of Ralph Arnold: Art, Identity & Politics at the Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago

CHICAGO, IL - The Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago presents The Many Hats of Ralph Arnold: Art, Identity & Politics. During the tumultuous 1960s and 70s, the prolific artist Ralph Arnold made photocollages that appropriated and commented upon mass media portrayals of gender, sexuality, race and politics.

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