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Detail of 'Ritratto di Isabella d'Este' by Leonardo da Vinci
Italian Police Seize 'Lost' da Vinci
A long-lost painting attributed to Leonardo da Vinci was confiscated from a bank vault in Switzerland after Italian police said it had been exported illegally and was in danger of being sold for up to £90 million. Swiss police, ...
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Accused art thief Luke Brugnara is now on the FBI's "Most Wanted" list.
Accused Art Thief Escapes Federal Custody
Accused art thief Luke Brugnara has escaped a federal building in San Francisco and is currently on the lam.
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MoMA Appoints Leah Dickerman To Newly Endowed Position In Department Of Painting And Sculpture
The Museum of Modern Art announced the establishment of a newly endowed position, The Marlene Hess Curator of Painting and Sculpture, which will be held by Leah Dickerman, Curator, in the ...
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Leah Dickerman
Charles Moore, Selma Protests, 1965.  96 1/4 x 13 1/2 in.  Vintage gelatin silver, printed ca.  1965, signed by photographer and Black Star stamp verso.  CM019
Selma March 1965 - An Exhibition on the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Movement's Beginnings at Steven Kasher Gallery
Steven Kasher Gallery will present the exhibition Selma March 1965 from March 5 to April 18 in New York. Featuring over 150 original photographs, the exhibition depicts the three ...
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Studio Riot, »My Africa Is«, 2012, Poster (limitierte Auflage), © R!OT, Johannesburg Studio Riot, »My Africa Is«, 2012, limited poster edition, © R!OT, Johannesburg.  Courtesy Vitra Design Museum
Making Africa – A Continent of Contemporary Design
From March 2015, a major exhibition by the Vitra Design Museum sheds new light on contemporary African design. ...
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Atmosphere in White, 2014, Biennial of Liverpool.  .
NICOLA L. Atmosphere in White; New York version curated by Elga Wimmer
Elga Wimmer PCC, in association with curcioprojects, is pleased to present the solo exhibition (February 12 – March 14, 2015), Atmosphere in White, of French-born and NYC-based artist ...
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Dan or Mano, Liberia.  Mask with shoulder cloth, first half of 20th century.  Wood, animal fur, feathers, cotton, beads; H.  9 in.  (22.9 cm) (mask).  Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Gift of William Siegman 2011.70.1
Visions from the Forests: The Art of Liberia and Sierra Leone
The Indiana University will present "Visions from the Forests: The Art of Liberia and Sierra Leone," the nation's first exhibition dedicated to the cultural heritage of West African ...
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