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Picasso, Cassatt art among pieces donated to Boston College

BOSTON (AP) — Works by Pablo Picasso, Mary Cassatt and Winslow Homer are among 30 pieces of art worth more than $20 million that alumnus and legendary investment manager Peter Lynch is donating to Boston College’s art museum, the university announced Tuesday.The works — 27 paintings and three drawings — were collected by Lynch and his late wife Carolyn.The donation includes a $5 million ...

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With a $10 M. Gift, Otis College Establishes Charles White Scholarship – ARTnews.com

A local philanthropist has given Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles a $10 million gift, part of which will go toward establishing an endowment for a four-year scholarship program in perpetuity named after artist Charles White, who taught at the school during the 1960s and ’70s. The donation comes from Mei-Lee Ney, who is the chair of Otis’s board of trustees, ...

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Jesus College to Be Among the First to Return a Benin Bronze – ARTnews.com

More than five years after two of the school’s first-ever Black students initiated a discussion about returning the work, a Benin Bronze held for more than 100 years at Jesus College in Cambridge, England, is headed back to Nigeria. Jesus College will be among the first institutions in the U.K. to undertake such a repatriation. The object being returned is a sculpture of a ...

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Edmonds College Art Gallery’s fall exhibit features alumnus Lorenzo Townsend

Black Daisy, Lorenzo TownsendThe Edmonds College Art Gallery’s fall exhibit showcases the work of Lorenzo Townsend, a photographer, artist and EC alumnus. The exhibit is titled “Divergent/Interpretations” and features a series of digitally edited photographs that find beauty and wonder in everyday objects. “My hope in showing these works is to get people to look at the world in a new way, and to ...

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College Freshman’s Art Displayed at Governor’s Mansion

About 50 paintings by Ava Obert of Mountain Home graced the walls of the Governor's Mansion Atrium during July and August. Obert was an artist in residence at the mansion and a reception in her honor was held on Aug. 11. Family, friends, members of the Governor's Mansion Association and Gov. Asa Hutchinson were in attendance to talk with the artist and enjoy refreshments. ...

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Tussle over affiliation delays College of Art admissions | Delhi News

New Delhi: Due to the tussle over affiliation between Delhi government and Delhi University, admission to the undergraduate and postgraduate courses in College of Art for the new academic session is yet to start. In March 2021, Delhi government, which runs the college, had announced that COA would be affiliated with Ambedkar University Delhi but DU hadn’t responded to this till August 13, forcing ...

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