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Charles Marville (1816-v.1878). Le haut de la rue Champlain, Paris (XXËme arr.). 1872. Paris, musÈe Carnavalet.   Dimensions : 27 x 36,5 cm

At the Met: A Glimpse of Old Paris

Monday, March 10th, 2014
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Charles Marville (1813-1879), a pioneering French photographer commissioned to document the city of Paris’s transformation under Emperor Napoleon III and his visionary urban planner Baron

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Back to the Future at the Guggenheim

Monday, March 3rd, 2014
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In the past several months there has been an abundance of riches in museums with surveys and retrospectives featuring artworks or artists that have had

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At the Met: Ancient and Contemporary Chinese Art

Thursday, February 20th, 2014
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“Ink Art: Past as Present in Contemporary China,” is the first contemporary Chinese art survey spanning three decades. The exhibit features seventy works in a

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Two Calder Exhibits to See this Month

Thursday, December 12th, 2013
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Sculptor, painter, designer, illustrator, and printmaker, Alexander Calder (1898-1976), gained an international reputation as one of the most important modernist of the twentieth century. He

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Multi-Media Rewind at The Whitney
Performance Art of the ’70s

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013
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Revisiting the vibrant art scene of the 1970s is a reminder of New York City’s once unflinching innovative artists’ community and the diversity of experimental

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Last Look: The Girl and Friends at the Frick

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013
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Rivaling Leonardo Da Vinci’s “Mona Lisa” in near instant public recognition, Johannes Vermeer’s “Girl with a Pearl Earring,” ranks as one of the most beloved

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American Modern: Hopper to O’Keeffe
Opens at the Museum of Modern Art

Friday, August 16th, 2013
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Heading into the last days of summer, The Museum of Modern Art’s opening on August 17 of the exhibition “American Modern: Hopper to O’Keeffe,” affords

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Light Fantastic
“James Turrell” at the Guggenheim Museum

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013
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American artist James Turrell’s fifty-year career has focused on exploring how perception, light, color, and space interrelate within the context of a site’s specificity. Turrell

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