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Philadelphia Museum Puts Early Presidents' Hair on Display

Jul 19
Donald Trump's gravity-defying hair has generated plenty of attention, but have you seen George Washington's? You can check it out this month in Philadelphia, where a museum has put the hair of some early presidents on display.

Sotheby's to Exhibit Bowie's Art Collection Ahead of Sale

Jul 14
Sotheby's is to sell more than 200 pieces from David Bowie's extensive art collection, including works by Damien Hirst and Jean-Michel Basquiat.

International Art Market to Draw Thousands to New Mexico

By Susan Montoya Bryan | Jul 5
From the plains of Africa to war-torn countries in the Middle East, nearly 200 artists from around the world will be showing off their traditional crafts during the world's largest folk art market.

New Mexico On Thames: Georgia O'Keeffe Gets Big London Show

By Jill Lawless | Jul 4
Georgia O'Keeffe has come to London, like a bracing American desert wind rippling the River Thames.

SF Photography Exhibit 'LGBTQ Chronicled' Includes Images After Orlando

By Sari Staver | Jun 26
From 1930s clandestine Mattachine Society meetings to the June 12 Castro candlelight vigil honoring the victims of the Orlando massacre, the 125 images in the new photography exhibit at the Harvey Milk Photo Center are a stunning chronicle.

From A Shattered World, Out Artist Shapes, Fashions New Reality

By Bill Allen | Jun 26
Broken after watching his life partner in Colombia be murdered and two attempts made on his own life, visual artist Edwin Gil landed in Charlotte, N.C., looking for purpose and a focus which he eventually found in something else broken: Glass.

Oregon Ballet Theatre Announces Female Choreographers Competition Winners

By EDGE | Jun 17
OBT Artistic Director Kevin Irving is pleased to announce the three winners of the Oregon Ballet Theatre ChoreographyXX competition: Gioconda Barbuto, Helen Simoneau, and Nicole Haskins.

Fanciful 'Mad House' Straddles Art and Design

By Katherine Roth | Jun 15
The Museum of Arts and Design in New York has transformed two floors into a "Studio Job Mad House."

Louvre Reopens After Flooding, As Cost of Rain Damage Mounts

Jun 8
The Louvre and the Orsay, the premier museums of Paris, have reopened after an emergency closure last week to move masterpieces to higher ground during the city's worst flooding in decades.

Artist Christo Walks on Water with 'Floating Piers'

By Colleen Barry | Jun 8
It's taken nearly 2,000 years, but regular folks will soon get to feel what it is like to walk on water thanks to a project by the artist Christo, who may or may not have had his namesake in mind when envisioning his latest project: "The Floating Piers."

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