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Behind the Scenes in Curatorial: Fabergé Managerie

The Russian workshops of Peter Carl Fabergé (1846–1920) are most readily identified with the imaginative and exquisitely-crafted Easter eggs that they produced for the Tsar’s family. But, they also produced many other delicate and bejeweled novelties, such as boxes, cigarette…

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Here’s a preview of a project Summer Camp kids will be creating next week at Japanamania! For the week of Japanamania we are looking forward to making fun creations that kids can wear! Inspired by samurai armor and avant-grade Japanese…

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I am the Associate Registrar of Exhibitions at the Cincinnati Art Museum, and I have worked for the museum for 9 years.  Within the scope of my responsibilities, I oversee the majority of temporary exhibitions each year, either in-house or…

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Our paper conservator has been examining recently acquired drawings, including this monumental mixed media drawing by Jim Dine (American, b. 1935).  Measuring almost 4’ x 6’, The Crommelynk Gate (Boston I), 1984, is one in a series of drawings, paintings…