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MACBA Collection

Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA) MACBA Collection 11 February–4 September 2011 Curators: Bartomeu Marí and Antònia Maria Perelló Organised by the Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA) Plaça dels Àngels, 1 08001 Barcelona The MACBA Collection, which includes works owned by Catalan, Spanish and European institutions, both public and private, provides MACBA with…

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Gagosian Gallery presents “Roy Lichtenstein – Still Lifes”

Roy Lichtenstein - “Still Life with Silver Pitcher”, 1972 - Oil and magna on canvas, 50 x 60 in. © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein. Courtesy Gagosian Gallery. Promised gift of the Virginia and Bagley Wright Collection in honor of the 75th Anniversary of the Seattle Art Museum.


YORK, NY.- Gagosian Gallery presents “Roy Lichtenstein:
Lifes,” the first exhibition devoted solely to Lichtenstein’s still life

paintings, sculptures and drawings, which span from 1972 through the
1980s. Although Lichtenstein will always be synonymous with Pop Art, he
continued to make inventive new work for almost three decades beyond the
during which he had become famous for his distinctive use of popular
images and commercial painting style. On exhibition 8 May through 30

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Anne Frank’s Full Diary on Display at the House Where She Wrote It

Dutch queen Beatrix (L) and Teresien da Silva (R), head of collections of the Anne Frank Foundation, look at the original diaries of Anne Frank in the House of Anne Frank in Amsterdam, Netherlands, 28 April 2010. It's the first time the works are being exposed, as the museum marked its 50th anniversary. EPA/ Marcel Antonisse

AMSTERDAM (AP).- Nearly all of Anne Frank’s diary
went on display for the first time at the Dutch house where she wrote it
the two years the Jewish teenager was in hiding from the Nazis. The
and pages that comprise the World War II diary have been moved into the
Frank House museum to mark 50 years since it opened its doors to the
Dutch Queen Beatrix opened the exhibition, then attended a commemoration
at the
17th century Western Church a few dozen steps from museum.