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Monthly Archives: July 2012

Art of the Month Club: Mary Kenny

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973), Woman in Striped Blouse, 1949, color lithograph on paper, Anonymous gift. (62.37) Copy Right Holder: Artists Rights Society (ARS)

Before the curtain goes up on WTF’s productions, audience members are handed a program. Somewhere between the Artistic Director’s welcome letter and the listing of Donors, there are 8 pages specific to the show that give audience members both basic information and a greater context for the production.

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Last Chance to Experience Asco: Elite of the Obscure in Williamstown

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Jessica Hoffman Davis to give Keynote Address for Kidspace Summer Teachers Institute

Jessica Hoffman Davis, Photo by David Eckert

Jessica Hoffman Davis will deliver the keynote address for the inaugural Kidspace Summer Teachers Institute on Monday, July 30 at 4 p.m. The event will be held at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute and is free and open to the public.

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How are gold leaf frames made?

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Charles Prendergast (1863–1948) was a successful framemaker and produced highly prized, hand-carved frames for many artists of his time, including John Singer Sargent and his brother Maurice Brazil Prendergast. Check out how gold leaf frames are made and view them all in a new online collection.

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Independence Day 2012

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Celebrate Independence Day at WCMA

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Photo by Arthur Evans

The Williams College Museum of Art, Chapin Library, and the Williamstown Theartre Festival are pleased to present A Reading of the Founding Documents, an annual Williamstown tradition on July 4 at 1:30 p.m. on the lawn outside WCMA.

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