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14Oct/19

National Gallery of Art to Receive Collection Worth $250 Million

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Publications

Late Renaissance works from Titian, Michelangelo and others may also be discovered within the west wing. Seventeenth-century paintings from Italy, Flanders, Spain and the Netherlands are displayed within the north wing and options works from masters similar to Rubens, Van Dyck, Rembrandt and Caravaggio. Paintings from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries are on show in the east wing. Here you will discover impressionist and post-impressionist works from artists like van Gogh, Seurat and Renoir. The collection of sculpture and decorative arts consists of such works as the Chalice of Abbot Suger of St-Denis and a set of work by Auguste Rodin and Edgar Degas.

The Sainsbury Wing Shop is likely one of the premier specialist artwork bookshops in London, providing the total vary of National Gallery publications and several other thousand books from different publishers. It also sells a big selection of postcards, posters, and presents. The Gallery’s function … Read More

07Jan/19

7 new nationwide artists receive awards

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Why We Love National Art Day

The museums lately underwent extensive renovations, with reinstalled and restored exhibitions and particular new features featured all through each galleries. The Hirshhorn Museum is thought for its extensive assortment of modern and up to date artwork from all over the world, together with vital works by Pablo Picasso, Henry Moore and Yayoi Kusama. The sculpture garden is a should-see, because it includes the well-known Wish Tree by Yoko Ono. The National Air and Space Museum boasts the world’s largest assortment of historic aircraft and spacecraft, including Charles Lindbergh’s Spirit of St. Louis, the Wright brothers’ unique 1903 flyer, astronaut space fits and a lunar rock pattern. In truth, the collection has grown so giant that there’s a devoted annex, the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, in Chantilly, Va.

International Artist’s Day on October 25th honors artists and all the contributions they make. The day also … Read More