Archive for September, 2009

Grace Hartigan Bequeaths Paintings to Maryland Institute College of Art and Maryland Art Place

| September 29, 2009 | 0 Comments

The late Grace Hartigan, a celebrated Abstract Expressionist painter who served as director of MICA’s Hoffberger School of Painting since its inception in 1965, has left more than $1 million in paintings combined to the College and Maryland Art Place (MAP), according to both institutions’ Boards of Trustees. Hartigan, who died on Nov. 15, 2008 […]

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Louis XIV, the Man and the King: a Major Exhibition at the Palace of Versailles

| September 24, 2009 | 0 Comments

The Palace of Versailles ranks among the most famous world heritage sites, and is the most beautiful and the most comprehensive achievement of French art in the 17th century. The palace is paying homage to its famous builder, Louis XIV, with the exhibition “Louis XIV, the Man and the King”, from 20 October 2009 to […]

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