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Commemorating the kindertransport: stage 3 - Hannover to Osnabruck

After yesterday’s long and tedious haul through the arable interests of Lower Saxony’s numerous farmers, today was, in my head, going to be light relief with only 146 km to cover instead of 176. 587 more words

Personal Journeys

Under the Influence of Münter and Calder

I was delighted to see that the Louisiana Museum in Denmark has a retrospective exhibition of Gabriele Münter’s paintings and photographs. It is an impressive collection and covers the 50- 60 years of her work. 112 more words

Telling A Story

Louis Vuitton: Cruise 2019 staged at the Fondation Maeght

Last night, the Marguerite and Aimé Maeght Foundation hosted the Louis Vuitton Cruise 2019 show. Models showed futuristic looks and wandered around Giacometti and Miró’s artworks displayed in the exterior terrace and gardens of the Saint-Paul-de-Vence-based spectacular art space. 93 more words

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Calder and construction

Carleton College is back in the business of building. This time it is an “integrated science facility” where students and faculty can “experience the connections between scientific disciplines and the connections between science, other academic fields, and “real life” outside of the classroom.” 187 more words

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1948: THE BIENNALE OF PEGGY GUGGENHEIM

To mark the 70th anniversary of the exhibition of Peggy Guggenheim’s collection presented in the Greek Pavilion at the 24th Venice Biennale, the Peggy Guggenheim Collection presents… 149 more words

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Blockage Discounts and Artists’ Estates: The De Kooning Post-Mortem

By Emily M. Lanza*

In 2017, the estate of Lisa de Kooning filed a petition in the U.S. Tax Court after the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) increased the value of the de Kooning estate by $231 million, resulting in a $92 million tax bill. 2,797 more words

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Calder Paper Sculpture

Second grade has been exploring the works of Alexander Calder, an american sculptor known for his large mobile and stable sculptures.

Images courtesy of www.calder.org… 130 more words