Posts tagged with "Barnes Foundation"

Posted by daccurso on 02/10/11
The Barnes Foundation, located in Pennsylvania, houses one of the finest and most valuable art collections in the world. Art historian Jeff Mishur presents an illustrated lecture on this eccentric and didactic installation of paintings, sculptures, furniture and applied arts and the curious events that have led to the latest controversy over its impending relocation. The documentary about the collection, The Art of the Steal, will be shown on February 20. at 2 p.m. Sign up for both!
 
Date and time: Thursday, February 17, 7 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room
 
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Reel Time: The Art of the Steal
101 minutes
This documentary film tells the story of the struggle for control of the Barnes Foundation art collection, one of the most valuable collections of art in the world.
 
 
Date and time: Sunday, February 20, 2 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room