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Exhibition Alert: Joan Miro Exhibition at Rijksmuseum

Exhibition Alert: Joan Miro Exhibition at Rijksmuseum

junkyardarts June 22, 2015 0

News that lifts my heart to say: Joan Miro’s sculptures are coming to the Netherlands.  The Rijksmuseum will feature a total of 21 sculptures outside in the gardens and 2 in the museum atrium.

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Call For Art: Creative Salem 3×5 Show

Call For Art: Creative Salem 3×5 Show

junkyardarts April 4, 2015 0

I am loving the rise of the small works shows.  They not only allow a larger number of artists to participate but the works themselves are priced to sell which allows normal art-loving folks

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Call For Art: Creative Salem Pop Up Exhibition

Call For Art: Creative Salem Pop Up Exhibition

junkyardarts February 5, 2015 0

  SALEM, MA – here’s your chance to do something worth while this miserable New England winter: Creative Salem and Salem Theatre are hosting a pop up gallery exhibition of 2 and 3D works

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Major Exhibition of Bruce Davidson & Paul Caponigro Heads to West Coast

Major Exhibition of Bruce Davidson & Paul Caponigro Heads to West Coast

junkyardarts December 1, 2014 0

Two of the most prolific photographers of the last 40-50 years comes to The Huntington in San Marino, California with the exclusive West Coast exhibition Bruce Davidson/Paul Caponigro: Two American Photographers in Britain and Ireland.

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The Art of Funeral Fashion: Death Becomes Her

The Art of Funeral Fashion: Death Becomes Her

junkyardarts October 21, 2014 0

The perfect museum exhibit to kick off your Halloween festivities is at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. Death Becomes Her: A Century of Mourning Attire explores the evolution of funeral attire

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All That Glitters At The Boston MFA’s Hollywood Glamour Exhibit

All That Glitters At The Boston MFA’s Hollywood Glamour Exhibit

junkyardarts September 15, 2014 0

Get ready for your close-up: The Boston Museum of Fine Arts opens their latest fashion-focused exhibition with Hollywood Glamour: Fashion and Jewelry from the Silver Screen this Fall and it’s bringing out a twinkle

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The PEM Does It Again with Exclusive Calder Exhibition

The PEM Does It Again with Exclusive Calder Exhibition

junkyardarts September 10, 2014 0

Madonna.  Beyonce.  Prince.  Calder. This revolutionary artist is in the one-name-club in and out of the art world.  Show anyone a classic Calder mobile and they will know who made it by name.  His

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To Do: Throwback Game Night at the Peabody Essex

To Do: Throwback Game Night at the Peabody Essex

junkyardarts August 14, 2014 0

Looking to get weird on a giant Twister mat in a public space with a bunch of strangers who are also artistically inclined? Well the Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) has the night for you!

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Last Minute Plans: Artist Book Signing

Last Minute Plans: Artist Book Signing

junkyardarts June 12, 2014 0

The wonderful thing about poetry is that despite the original intent, a reader often finds their own meaning in it. Love poems are particularly vulnerable to varied interpretations, changing meaning depending on the reader’s

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Jamie Wyeth Retrospective at Boston MFA

Jamie Wyeth Retrospective at Boston MFA

junkyardarts June 5, 2014 0

I can’t think of another artist retrospective I would rather see this summer than that of Jamie Wyeth.  His family is a dynasty of American painters, from grandfather, Newell Convers, “N.C.” (1882–1945), to his father,

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