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Celebrate 80 Years with Fall Programs at the Taft

October 2012 SPECIAL EXHIBITIONS Star Power Edward Steichen’s Glamour Photography The 1920s and 1930s represent the high point in Edward Steichen’s photographic career, and the work he did for Condé Nast magazines will stand forever among the most striking creations of … Continue reading

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Residency Opening Reception

Title: Residency Opening ReceptionLocation: Taft Museum of ArtLink out: Click hereDescription: Join Duncanson Artist-in-Residence Nikkole Salter and members of the Duncanson Society Executive Committee for this evening celebrating the 2012 residency. Refreshments, cash bar, and complimentary valet parking. Reservations required … Continue reading

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Fall for the Taft this September with music, art, and family fun

September 2012 SPECIAL EXHIBITIONS Old Masters to Impressionists Three Centuries of French Painting from the Wadsworth Atheneum This exhibition, from the oldest public art museum in the country, includes 45 masterpieces that are icons of French art. Artists featured include … Continue reading

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Chill out this August with summer programs at the Taft

August 2012     SPECIAL EXHIBITIONS Old Masters to Impressionists Three Centuries of French Painting from the Wadsworth Atheneum This exhibition, from the oldest public art museum in the country, includes 45 masterpieces that are icons of French art. Artists … Continue reading

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Summer in France with a visit to the Taft in July

July 2012 SPECIAL EXHIBITIONS Old Masters to Impressionists Three Centuries of French Painting from the Wadsworth Atheneum This exhibition, from the oldest public art museum in the country, includes 45 masterpieces that are icons of French art. Artists featured include … Continue reading

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Summer fun starts with the Taft Museum of Art

June 2012 SPECIAL EXHIBITIONS Old Masters to Impressionists Three Centuries of French Painting from the Wadsworth Atheneum This exhibition, from the oldest public art museum in the country, includes 45 masterpieces that are icons of French art. Artists featured include … Continue reading

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Enjoy garden variety fun with the Taft this May

May 2012 SPECIAL EXHIBITIONS Old Masters to Impressionists Three Centuries of French Painting from the Wadsworth Atheneum This exhbition, from the oldest public art museum in the country, includes 45 masterpieces that are icons of French art. Artists featured include … Continue reading

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Spring into fun programs for the whole family this April at the Taft

april 2012 SPECIAL EXHIBITIONS Impressions and Improvisations The Prints of Romare Bearden A master of collage and printmaking, Romare Bearden explored rural life in North Carolina, urban New York, jazz culture, modern family life, and biblical and mythological tales in … Continue reading

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March into spring with exhibitions and events at the Taft

March 2012 SPECIAL EXHIBITIONS Impressions and Improvisations The Prints of Romare Bearden A master of collage and printmaking, Romare Bearden was one of the 20th century’s most influential African American artists. This is the first exhibition to focus solely on … Continue reading

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ArtsWave Sampler

Title: ArtsWave SamplerDescription: Enjoy a range of free activities and performances at the Taft Museum of Art. 11am-5pm: self-guided tours of collection and exhibitions. 11:30am: Martin’s Dream, a play about Martin Luther King Jr. by Deondra Means 12-4pm: Collage making … Continue reading

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