Art museum

5 questions: Margaret Vetare | The Highland Current

Margaret Vetare, who lives in Beacon, will perform folk music on the lawn of the Desmond-Fish Public Library in Garrison at 4 p.m. Sunday (August 15). What makes a folk singer a folk singer?How you define popular depends on where you hang out, the crowd. Around here there is a …

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The group wants to turn the old post office into a museum

(Photo by Ana Trinidad for the Daily Press)Victoria Chick, Founder and Board Member of the Southwest Regional Museum of Art and Art Center, and Chris Saxman, Board Member, stand in front of the Old Post Office, the potential site of their museum project non-profit art. Victoria Chick, a retired professor …

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Hiroshi Sugimoto’s Jekyll and Hyde Year

Hiroshi Sugimoto laughs. He laughs a lot. During a Zoom call from Tokyo, the 73-year-old artist mocks his first reaction to the avant-garde while living in New York City in the 1970s: “It’s a very twisted art, so that kind of twisted mind – it can apply to myself! I …

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Phillips Collection director Dorothy Kosinski to leave

Dorothy Kosinski, who has been director and CEO of the Phillips Collection since 2008, is expected to leave the private institution in Washington, DC, at the end of 2022. During her tenure, the centennial Phillips Collection, which claims to be the first museum in modern art of the country, has …

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