Baltimore Museum is an art museum encountered in Baltimore Maryland in the United States. The museum kept internationally illustrious collections of 95,000 objects along with more than 1,000 works of Henri Matisse. Moreover, this is also a house for one of the nation’s finest holdings of prints, drawings, and photographs.
“ART IS SOMETHING THAT MAKES YOU BREATHE WITH A DIFFERENT KIND OF HAPPINESS ”– ANNI ALBERS
At present, the museum has announced nearly 33 new assets. It has announced that as part of its 2020 vision. Besides, this year, the Baltimore Museum of Art has planned to collect only female-identifying artists to its holdings. As per the source, the museum has bagged nearly 65 works by 49 female-identifying artists.
The museum emphasized the works of Betye Saar, Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, Kay WalkingStick, Camille Billops, Laura Aguilar, Martha Rosler, Ming Smith, and others. For this, the museum has spent nearly $2.57 million. In these, 40 works out of 65 are new works that had not been enacted in its acquisition.
Fitchburg Art Museum:
Fitchburg Art Museum is a regional art Museum. It was located in Fitchburg in the US. It featured a collection of regional contemporary arts. FAM exhibition mainly focused on American photography, general African art, and Ancient Egyptian art.
As of the source, Lauren Szumita will work as a curator at Fitchburg Art Museum from 26th January 2021. Now, she works as a curatorial assistant at the Worcester Art Museum in Massachusetts.
“ PAINTING IS A MEANS OF SELF-ENLIGHTENMENT ” –JOHN OLSEN
According to the reports, she manages or administers a collection of photographs, prints, and drawings. Furthermore, she served as a curatorial person from 2017 to 2018. Meanwhile, she also worked on a few more exhibitions. The exhibitions are “People Watching: Then and Now,” “Fantastical, Political,” and the collected Image: Photography Portfolios.
Besides, Lisa Crossman worked as Curator at Mead Art Museum at Amherst College. Lauren Szumita succeeds Lisa Crossman in the role, said a source.
New Orleans Museum of Art:
One of the famous and oldest art museums in Louisiana, USA is the New Orleans Museum of Art. NOMA features more than 40,000 works that are 5,000 years of arts and the Italian renaissance to the modern era. On the other hand, it has been remarked for the gathering of European and American arts along with Degas, Pissarro, Rodin, Georgia O’Keeffe.
As of the press notes, the officials of Museum members selected New board members. They will continue their responsibilities from the next year 2021. Here, we mentioned the names of those newly joined members at the New Orleans Museum of Art.
Further, in this list, the first one is Jennifer Heebe and the next are Thomas Henley, Robin Marrouche, Beverly Matheney, Anthony Recasner, Tod Smith, Robert Steeg.
“ PAINTINGS HAVE A LIFE OF THEIR OWN THAT DERIVES FROM THE PAINTER’S SOUL. ” ― VINCENT VAN GOGH
The UK National Collections Receive Artworks:
To begin with, UK National Collections may receive several artworks through the tax gifting schemes. Among those works are an Édouard Manet painting of his cousin Jules Dejouy and a Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot painting welcomed via Wales. Following, Scotland collects Marc Chagall’s Horse Rider painting.
On the other hand, Rembrandt gifted about 6 etchings to Northern Ireland. Moreover, Pallant House Gallery in Chichester West Sussex received Leonard Rosoman paintings.
David Hockney Appoints New Managing Director:
David Hockney is a painter, photographer, stage designer, and more. He has appointed a new managing director and curator. She is none other than Edith Devaney. Currently, she has worked as a curator at the Royal Academy of Arts in London. She will take a posting in the next year. According to the reports, Devaney will help deal with the Hockney substances under his heading when she starts her work with Hockney. Moreover, she will direct Hockney’s supervise raisonné project.