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LACMA's Michael Govan, in NY for Coveted Leo Award, Talks Future of Curatorial Field

Wednesday evening non-profit Independent Curators International will celebrate its 40th anniversary by honoring LACMA director Michael Govan with the Leo Award.

The organization, which produces exhibitions and acts as a network for curators working all over, has named the award for legendary New York art dealer Leo Castelli, who was responsible for launching the careers of Jasper Johns, Roy Lichtenstein and Frank Stella, among others. 534 more words

Amsterdam Getaway

Amsterdam was a pleasant surprise, not only in how beautiful & charming the city is but in it’s food scene as well. Coming from Houston, Texas I”ve taken culinary diversity for granted and when you’re traveling sometimes it’s hard to satisfy your craving for different flavors. 116 more words


Amsterdam, A Museum City

Seventy percent of the world’s commercial flowers come from Holland, but don’t let missing the blooming season stop you from planning a trip. Amsterdam is worth a trip any time of year. 505 more words


What can you do in Amsterdam on a grey rainy Saturday? Make good use of your museum card and recover part of the money you spent on it. 830 more words


Impressions of Amsterdam

Exhibitions by Matisse, Goedel, and Kentridge.

A few months after I put up a map of the world with the loose intention of inspiring more travel, M surprised me with a short, spontaneous trip to Amsterdam for two of our favorite things—riding bicycles and seeing art and design. 1,614 more words


What do the walls of your classroom really say about learning?

In between the consumption of vast quantities of delicious food, I’ve been spending a lot of time meandering around art galleries in Europe.

I’ve seen the grand masters – Picasso, Rembrandt, Van Gogh, Dali, Cézanne, Renoir, Degas. 340 more words

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