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Images from Final Roll of Kodachrome Donated to George Eastman House

ROCHESTER, NY.- When Kodak announced in 2009 it would no longer produce Kodachrome film, company officials announced two ways the famed film would be celebrated: 1) National Geographic photographer Steve McCurry would be given the last roll off the ...

Career of Walker Evans to Be Re-Examined in Exhibition at the...

OLD LYME, CT- The Florence Griswold Museum in Old Lyme, Connecticut presents an exhibition that uses new scholarship to examine the post-Depression era work of photographer Walker Evans. The Exacting Eye of Walker Evans is on view October 1, 2011 thro...

"Artists at Work: American Printmakers & the WPA" Depression Era Prints...

Asheville, NC.- Just opened at the Asheville Art Museum and on view until September 25, 2011 is "Artists at Work: American Printmakers and the WPA". This exhibition showcases prints created under the Federal Art Project, a unit of the Works Progress...

Brooklyn Museum To Show Large-Scale Exhibition of American Art of the...

BROOKLYN, NY.- The Brooklyn Museum will present the first wide-ranging exploration of American art from the decade whose beginning and end were marked by the aftermath of World War I and the onset of the Great Depression. Youth and Beauty: Art of th...

Brooklyn Museum Announces First Large-Scale Exhibition of American Art of the...

BROOKLYN, NY.- The Brooklyn Museum will present the first wide-ranging exploration of American art from the decade whose beginning and end were marked by the aftermath of World War I and the onset of the Great Depression. Youth and Beauty: Art of the ...

Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza ~ A Jewel In The "Golden Triangle of Art"...

The Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum (Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza in Spanish), is one of the three Madrid museums that make up the "Golden Triangle of Art", which also includes the Prado and the Reina Sofia (modern and contemporary) galleries. The collections

Digital Collection Highlights Photos Taken In Corpus Christi During Great Depression

AUSTIN, TX.- The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has made available online the digital collection "The Itinerant Photographer: Photographs of Corpus Christi Businesses in the 1930s." T...

The Rockefellers and Their Astonishing Cultural Legacy Explored in New Book

LONDON.- When John D. Rockefeller Jr. commissioned a great deal of art for the construction of Rockefeller Center during the midst of the Great Depression, Vogue editor Frank Crowninshield praised Rockefeller as “the greatest friend and patron of ...

The Rockefellers and Their Astonishing Cultural Legacy Explored in New Book...

LONDON.- When John D. Rockefeller Jr. commissioned a great deal of art for the construction of Rockefeller Center during the midst of the Great Depression, Vogue editor Frank Crowninshield praised Rockefeller as “the greatest friend and patron of ...

Lehman Brothers Sign, Artworks to Be Auctioned Off in UK

LONDON (AP)- For sale: a sign of the times. Christie's is auctioning off the 10 foot-long (3 meter-long) sign that adorned the European headquarters of Lehman Brothers, along with paintings, furniture and other objects from the offices of the collapsed...

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