Modernism Shows & Events

  • Vivid Gallery presents a selection of important iconic pieces by Reitveld from private collections, many being shown for the first time.

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  • The exhibit offers examples of post-war design, jandscape, and architecture that contributed to the idea of "LA style". Drawings, photos, film, ephemera, and oral histories all contribute to the modeling of a new design language unique to southern California. Museum info at getty.edu, for more on the same subject see the Living In A Modern Way exhibit at LACMA or purchase the companion Handbook of CA Design 1930-1965: Craftspeople,Designers & Manufacturers, now available at LAMA.com.

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  • Celebrating the women who particpated as artists and students during the short but influential Bauhaus period, this on-going show has already focused on textile designer Benita Koche-Otte and painter Lou Scheper-Berkenkamp. Next up is weaver and photographer Gertrud Aindt, whose folio of self-portraits preceded Cindy Sherman by fifty years.  Find more information @ bauhaus.de/museum

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  • Only a show about small things could have this many big names. Described as "intimate, whimsical, wearable sculpture", the exhibit showcases over 100 pieces of jewelry created by artists and commissioned or purchased for the collection of curator.... Artist-creators include Louise Nevelson, Salvador Dali, Max Ernst, Anish Kapor,Roy Lichtenstein, Michele Oka Doner and many, many more of today's best- and little-known artists.

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  • This on-going retrospective highlights Eileen Gray's deserved recognition as a truly singular master of 20th Century design and architecture. Balancing a poetic understanding of objects and space with a profound grasp of both the possibilities and requirements of materials and engineering, Gray produced a body of work that is simply astounding.

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  • Paris Art & Design  takes place now though April 1 in Paris France at Esplanade de Feuillants. For show information go to pad-fairs.com.

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  • MODERNISM.COM is very proud to be one of the sponsors of this wonderful EVENT!!!! This is the sixth annual show and takes place from March 21-24, 2013 at the Cyclorama at the Boston Center for the Arts, 539 Tremont Street, in the South End!!!

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  • AND FOR THOSE WHO WON'T BE ATTENDING AD 20/21:
     

    March 21–24, 2013 • Pier 94, NYC

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  • The Pier Antiques Show
     

    500 Art & Antiques Dealers PLUS Fashion Alley AND Book Alley

    March 16-17 Pier 94- NYC

    Hours: Saturday and Sunday 10-6

    Admission: $15 ($5 off coupon below)

    Location: Pier 94, 12th Avenue at 55th Street, NYC

    Address for GPS - 711 12th Avenue, NY, NY 10019

    Parking: There is open rooftop parking on Pier 92 ($30) and many nearby garages.

     

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  • THERE ARE 80 + DEALERS, YOU'LL FIND EVERYTHING FROM 16TH - 17TH CENTURY ANTIQUES TO ART NOUVEAU, ART DECO, MODERNE, 70'S -- YOU NAME IT!  AND MAY IS A GREAT TIME TO VISIT FRANCE!!!!
    DIJON HAS INCREDIBLY GREAT WINES (THE HOME OF THE DUQUES OF BURGUNDY)....THE TOWN IS DELIGHTFUL DOWN TO THE COBBLESTONE STREETS...AND A CENTRAL PLAZA WITH GREAT DINING ALL AROUND.
    DIJON CONGREXPO - PARC DES EXPOSITIONS ET CONGRES DE DIJON

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