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Paradoxes Perpétuels | Opening July 6 | Rashid Rana at the Musée Guimet in Paris

EXHIBITION: Rashid Rana, Paradoxes Perpétuels DATES: July 6 – November 15, 2010 VENUE: Musée Guimet This July, for their first-ever exhibition of contemporary art, the Musée Guimet in Paris will present Paradoxes Perpétuels (Perpetual Paradoxes): a mid-career retrospective of Rashid Rana, and the first ever exhibition of a Pakistani artist in Paris.

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Wayne Thiebaud ~ Seventy Years of Painting at the San Jose Museum of Art

Wayne Thiebaud - "Watermelon Slices" 1961 (detail) - Oil on canvas. Private Collection - © Wayne Thiebaud/Licensed by VAGA, New York

SAN JOSE, CA.- The San Jose Museum of Art presents
“Wayne Thiebaud: 70 Years of Painting,” a survey of more than one hundred twenty
drawn from the oeuvre of the celebrated painter.
Thiebaud is best known for his vibrantly colored paintings of bakeries and
delicatessens and has also specialized in Northern California landscapes, San
Francisco cityscapes, and colorful beach scenes. A variety of these paintings
will be on display along with prominent drawings and rarely seen figurative
works spanning his career. On view February 16, 2010 through July
4, 2010.