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October 2005

Ruth Asawa: Permanent Installation

October 17, 2005 - October 17, 2020
de Young Museum, Education Tower, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, 94118 United States
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In 2005, in celebration of the opening of the redesigned de Young Museum in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park, Ruth Asawa donated 15 sculptures to the Fine Arts Museums for a permanent installation. This grouping was personally selected by Asawa as being excellent examples of many of her sculptural forms. In keeping with Asawa's belief that art should be readily accessible to all, these works are housed in the Education Tower, where there is no charge for visitors. Check their website for exact dates and…

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April 2017

Where We Are: Selections from the Whitney’s Collection 1900-1960

April 28, 2017 @ 10:30 am - April 28, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street
New York, 10014 United States
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$25

Focusing on works made from 1900 to 1960, Where We Are traces how artists have approached the relationships, institutions, and activities that shape our lives. Drawn entirely from the Whitney’s holdings, the exhibition is organized around five themes: family and community, work, home, the spiritual, and the nation. During the six decades covered here, the United States experienced war and peace, economic collapse and recovery, and social discord and progress. American artists responded in complex and diverse ways, and a central aim of the…

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February 2019

The Medium Is the Message: Art since 1950

February 22, 2019 @ 8:00 am - May 1, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Cantor Arts Center, 328 Lomita Drive at Museum Way
Stanford, CA 94305 United States
Free

Using works created since 1950, this exhibition explores the relationship between subject, content, and the materials that informed each object’s production.

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May 2019

Artistic License: Six Takes on the Guggenheim Collection

May 24, 2019 @ 10:00 am - January 12, 2020 @ 5:30 pm
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1071 5th Ave
New York, NY United States
$25

The first-ever artist-curated exhibition mounted at the Guggenheim celebrates the museum’s extensive collection of modern and contemporary art. Curated by Cai Guo-Qiang, Paul Chan, Jenny Holzer, Julie Mehretu, Richard Prince, and Carrie Mae Weems — artists who each have had influential solo shows at the museum — Artistic License brings together both well-known and rarely seen works from the turn of the century to 1980. Each artist was invited to make selections to shape a discrete presentation, one on each…

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June 2019

California Studio Craft

June 15, 2019 - February 23, 2020
SFO Museum, San Francisco Airport
San Francisco, CA 94128 United States

SFO Terminal 2 Departures - Level 2 - Post-Security Featuring works from the Forrest L. Merrill collection Studio craft combines the characteristics of traditional, handmade craft with the refined qualities of fine art. Made by professional artist-craftspeople who work in a variety of media, studio craft includes both utilitarian items and more experimental pieces that focus on aesthetics over function. For many, studio craft is an imaginative and personal expression that encourages creativity through the exploration of time-tested materials and…

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August 2019

In a Cloud, in a Wall, in a Chair: Six Modernists in Mexico at Midcentury

August 16, 2019 @ 8:00 am - January 12, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Art Institute of Chicago, 111 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60603, 60603 United States

Clara Porset, Lola Álvarez Bravo, Anni Albers, Ruth Asawa, Cynthia Sargent, and Sheila Hicks share one defining aspect: Mexico, a country in which they all lived or worked between the 1940s and 1970s. During this period they all realized projects that breached disciplinary boundaries and national divides. This exhibition is the first to explore Mexico's impact on these visionary artists and designers.

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September 2019

Women Take the Floor

September 13, 2019 @ 8:00 am - May 3, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
Museum of Fine Arts Boston, 465 Huntington Avenue Boston 02115
$25

“Women Take the Floor” challenges the dominant history of American art by focusing on the overlooked and underrepresented work and stories of women artists. This reinstallation—or “takeover”—of Level 3 of the Art of the Americas Wing advocates for diversity, inclusion, and gender equity in museums, the art world, and beyond. With more than 250 works drawn primarily from the MFA’s collection, the exhibition is organized into seven thematic galleries.

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October 2019

The Pencil Is a Key

October 11, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - January 5, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
The Drawing Center, 35 Wooster Street
New York, NY 10013 United States
$5

The Pencil Is a Key is an exhibition of historical and contemporary drawings by incarcerated people from all over the globe. Works by artists who were or currently are prisoners will be juxtaposed with drawings by prisoners who became artists while incarcerated.

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