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Local artist Jacob A. Meders creates immersive installation at the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA) transformed the SMoCA Lounge into a gallery with the exhibition “And It’s Built on the Sacred”, an indoor installation by local artist Jacob A. Meders (Mechoopda / Maidu), visible until October 17, 2021. Jennifer mccabe, director and chief curator …

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MoMA exhibiting artist withdraws from museum events in solidarity with protesters

Artist Gabrielle L’Hirondelle Hill, who currently holds a personal exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, withdrew from two activities at the museum in solidarity with the protesters of Strike MoMA. Hill, a Métis artist and writer who lives and works in Canada, is the first MoMA …

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Young Phoenix Artists opening this fall at the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art

The Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art is showcasing work by emerging Phoenix-based artists in a group exhibition titled “Forever Becoming: Young Phoenix Artists,” on view from September 11, 2021 to January 23, 2022. “The current moment is marked by many changes in the world and it is a space where …

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Former Athens tobacco factory reopens as a vast contemporary art space

Exterior view of the public tobacco factory Courtesy neon After 11 months of intense restoration and renovation works, Athens’ new cultural space will open its doors on June 11. Located in the 1930s building of the city’s former public tobacco factory – Hellenic Parliament Library and Printing Office, the venue …

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François Pinault opens an art museum on the Paris Commodity Exchange redesigned by Japanese architect Tadao Ando

After 20 years of waiting, the dream of French billionaire François Pinault of sharing his collection of contemporary art – among the most important in the world – with a Parisian public has finally come true with the opening of his new art museum. private in the heart of the …

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Five towns in the Region acquire a modernized museum infrastructure ATHENS 9.84

Chios, Trikala, Sparta, Thyrreio and Ermioni acquire new or modernized archaeological museums after the favorable opinion of their construction program by the Museums Council of the Ministry of Culture and Sports. The Minister of Culture and Sports Lina Mendoni on the occasion of the favorable opinion of the Council said …

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Tulsa Race Massacre Exhibit Using Survivor AI Opens at Gilcrease Museum

the Black Wall Street Legacy Festival (Legacy Fest) is pleased to announce a state-of-the-art interactive installation which will preserve the stories and experiences of survivors of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre. In partnership with the Terence Crutcher Foundation, Gilcrease Museum, and HistoryFile, Legacy Fest will feature a “Legacy of Survival” …

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Maya Angelou and Sally Ride will both be in American neighborhoods

Aaron RapoportGetty Images Much like America itself, our country’s currency has long been dominated by white males. Only a handful of women, including Susan B. Anthony, Sacagawea, and Martha Washington, have ever had their image on US currency, but that is starting to change, in part thanks to the US …

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