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'The Last Impressionists: Time of Intimacy'

Sep 1, 2015

'The Last Impressionists: Time of Intimacy'

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Sept. 5-Nov. 8 As its title suggests, this exhibition features artists from the tail-end of the impressionist movement, including Eugene Carriere (1849-1906), Edmond-Francois Aman-Jean (1858-1936), Henri Le Sidaner (1862-1939) and Emile Claus (1849-1924) — artists whose careers were spent in Paris during the early ...

'Lars Muller: Books Analogue Reality'

Aug 4, 2015

'Lars Muller: Books Analogue Reality'

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Aug. 4-26 With e-books becoming a standard way of reading, Ginza Graphic Gallery laments the analog by extolling the aesthetic virtues of hardcover books. Switzerland-based designer Lars Muller has always believed books have great value as objects. In 1983, he founded the Lars Muller ...

'Jun Imajo: Pastel Wind'

Aug 4, 2015

'Jun Imajo: Pastel Wind'

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July 31-Aug. 19 When asked about the works in his current show, photographer Jun Imajo said: “The cityscape was so colorful, it looked like an illustration create with color pencils.” These photographs, which look a little like pastel drawings, were taken during a trip ...

'Oscar Niemeyer: The Man Who Built Brasilia'

Jul 7, 2015

'Oscar Niemeyer: The Man Who Built Brasilia'

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July 18-Oct.12. Even before he could hold a pencil, Oscar Niemeyer was drawing in the air with his fingers. His talent blossomed decades later and he became a renowned architect, receiving international acclaim in 1941 for the Pampulha Architectural Complex in the Brazilian city ...