National Gallery of Art

Type: Organization
Name: National Gallery of Art
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

GWU president on Corcoran: ‘A little more drama than we had expected’

George Washington University President Steven Knapp was well aware of his university’s long history with the Corcoran legacy; the gallery and college’s founder, William Wilson Corcoran, helped build the first GWU building, after all. Knapp talked with ... [Published Washington Business Journal - 14 hours ago]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

University and Corcoran finalize merger details

GW signed final agreements with the Corcoran College of Art + Design on Thursday. Hatchet File Photo.GW and the Corcoran College of Art + Design finalized their landmark merger Thursday, several days after a D.C. Superior Court judge approved the pla ... [Published GW Hatchet - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 4 reports

Judge Approves Corcoran’s Controversial Merger Plan

A District of Columbia judge has approved the Corcoran Gallery of Art’s controversial plan to merge with the National Gallery of Art and George Washington University, The Washington Post reports .The gallery is affiliated with the Corcoran College of ... [Published Chronicle of Higher Education - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Federal agencies set job applicant limits [The Baltimore Sun :: ]

Aug. 17--Paul Mincarelli has been trying for three years to get into international work for the federal government. He says he knows the odds are stacked against him.Now the competition is likely to get more intense.Some agencies have begun to limit the ... [Published BusinessWeek - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Jewish Jesus and Identity Theft in Renaissance Art

Renaissance artists typically depicted Jesus as a Christian without a hint of his Jewish identity and heritage. And art historians and art critics have failed to acknowledge this falsification of biblical history. An upcoming exhibit at tsinghe National ... [Published OpEdNews - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Loh testifies at Corcoran trial

Toll Brothers purchased 22 of the 29 Knox Box apartments Monday, enacting the 90-day lease termination clause that evening.During the Terrapins wrestling team’s last campaign, Geoffrey Alexander would often lie in bed at night questioning the rationale ... [Published DiamondbackOnline.com - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Adjunct Who Opposed Corcoran Merger Is Fired

An adjunct professor at the Corcoran College of Art and Design who co-founded an organization opposing its merger with George Washington University has been fired, the  Los Angeles Times  reports.Jayme McLellan is a co-founder of Save the Corcoran, which ... [Published Chronicle of Higher Education - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Hilton Palacio del Rio Announces Vive Le McNay! Package

Packages / Promotions Celebrate all things French during the McNay Art Museum, Intimate Impressionism from the National Gallery of Art September 3, 2014 - January 4, 2015July 25, 2014SAN ANTONIO - Hilton Palacio del Rio today announced a promotion in ... [Published Hilton Hotels - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Art Everywhere

If you start noticing an unusual crop of artwork on your daily commute, that would be the work of U.S.For the month of August, 50,000 digital billboards and static displays across the United States will feature 58 works of American art, an initiative ... [Published TechCrunch - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

Court decision on Corcoran merger could come within the week

Plans to absorb the Corcoran College of Art and Design could be finalized by a judge by the beginning of next week. Hatchet file photo.GW’s contentious plans to absorb the Corcoran College of Art and Design could be finalized in District court as soon ... [Published GW Hatchet - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

Corcoran hearing picks up again, should wrap up by mid-week

The group fighting the plan to merge the Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art & Design with George Washington University and the National Gallery of Art will have a few more chances to prove its case this week in D.C. Superior Court.The group, Save ... [Published Washington Business Journal - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Clark Opens Galleries With Abstract 'Make It New'

Jackson Pollock's 'Number 1 (Lavender Mist)' will be featured in the Clark Art Institute exhibit that opens on Saturday, Aug. 2. WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Call it the Clark Art Institute Phase 2.1. The original plan for the museum's expansion called for a ... [Published IBerkshires.com - Jul 31 2014]

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...Similarly, a study by Opinion Matters for NewcastleGateshead conducted between 12-16 June found that 47 per cent of 1,648 UK adults said they "cram more cultural activity into a city break weekend away than they do when at home"
But if art indeed, has a global language in appreciation, peculiar environment may not matter. "Not really," Arinze explained. "Art is still not properly appreciated here compared to the west; art is still viewed as craft here."
...transforming objects in a carefully crafted rhythm that prompts a shift in our perception," commented Alicia Taylor, director of the Ortlip Gallery. "Pushing our sense of familiarity by converting household goods into symbols of culture, spirituality and politics, the work provides provocative and fresh entry points for connection."
"I think it would be unfair to someone who is potentially qualified for a position," he said. "They have a system in place that's cutting them off because of quotas."

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Removing Jesus’ Jewish Identity From Artwork [Published Algemeiner.com - Aug 21 2014]
D.C. community calendar, Aug. 21-28, 2014 [Published Washington Post - Aug 21 2014]
Going Out Guide for the District of Columbia, A... [Published Washington Post - Aug 20 2014]
Inside the First Amendment — “Cross at Ground Z... [Published Daily World - Aug 19 2014]
Paul Hastings Represents Corcoran Gallery of Ar... [Published Paul Hastings - Aug 19 2014]
Your City Guide To Washington D.C. [Published CBS Detroit - Aug 19 2014]
Judge Approves Corcoran’s Controversial Merger ... [Published Chronicle of Higher Education - Aug 19 2014]
Trip Talk: A September trips has been canceled [Published Chambersburg Public Opinion - Aug 19 2014]
Five more takeaways from the Corcoran ruling [Published Washington Business Journal - Aug 19 2014]
GW’s deal with the Corcoran can move forward, r... [Published GW Hatchet - Aug 18 2014]
The Corcoran Will Be Dissolved, Judge Rules [Published Washingtonian.com - Aug 18 2014]
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Federal agencies set job applicant limits [The ... [Published BusinessWeek - Aug 18 2014]
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DCPS Distinguished Alumni 2014 Announced [Published Webster County Journal Enterprise - Aug 16 2014]
Corcoran cy prés trial wraps up, whether judge ... [Published Lexology - Aug 16 2014]
Jewish Jesus and Identity Theft in Renaissance Art [Published OpEdNews - Aug 15 2014]
Activist, part-time professor loses job offer a... [Published GW Hatchet - Aug 14 2014]
Trip Talk: A September trip has been canceled [Published Chambersburg Public Opinion - Aug 14 2014]
Loh testifies at Corcoran trial [Published DiamondbackOnline.com - Aug 14 2014]
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Jewish Jesus and Identity Theft in Renaissance Art [Published OpEdNews - Aug 15 2014]
Renaissance artists typically depicted Jesus as a Christian without a hint of his Jewish identity and heritage. And art historians and art critics have failed to acknowledge this falsification of biblical history. An upcoming exhibit at tsinghe National ...
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Amazon Speaks : Unless they've got a new product to sell, Amazon only speaks directly to the public when it absolutely has to. Which means the Hachette/Amazon dispute has gotten really ugly. After months of not talking about specifics, Amazon posted ...
Garry Winogrand Retrospective to Open at Metrop... [Published Women's Wear Daily - Jun 27 2014]
The exhibition was originally at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and the National Gallery of Art in Washington. Continue reading... Follow WWD on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook . ...
Hidden Painting Found Under Picasso's Masterpie... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jun 17 2014]
Scientists found a portrait of a bearded man underneath Picasso’s 1901 painting “The Blue Room.” This is Pablo Picasso's painting "The Blue Room." Created in 1901, the piece is one of the his first masterpieces. He painted the image in Paris, during ...
Picasso Painting Reveals Hidden Man [Published The China Blog - Jun 17 2014]
(WASHINGTON) — Scientists and art experts finally know what’s beneath one of Pablo Picasso’s first masterpieces, “The Blue Room,” using advances in infrared imagery to reveal a hidden portrait of a bow-tied man with his face resting on his hand. More ...
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