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Pictures at an Exhibition
Eugene Savage, Aloha...the Universal Word, 1940, oil on canvas. COURTESY HONOLULU MUSEUM OF ART/THE MATSON COLLECTION

‘Eugene Savage: The Matson Murals’ at Honolulu Museum of Art

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.Today’s show: “Eugene Savage: The Matson Murals” is currently on view at The Honolulu Museum of Art and features a selection of the murals that Eugene Savage was commissioned in 1938 … Read More

A computerized mock-up of Carsten Höller's slides.


Morning Links: Giant Slides Edition

An ancient Egyptian masterpiece displayed in Cairo’s Egyptian Museum—a 5-foot long painting known as “Meidum Geese”—may be a forgery. [The Art Newspaper]The Art Newspaper analyzed 600 exhibitions submitted by 68 museums in the U.S., and found that almost one-third of … Read More

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José Guadalupe Posada, Calaveras zalameras de las coquetas meseras / Ingratiating  Skeletons of Flirtatious Waitresses, n.d, type-metal engraving. COURTESY OF DAN PAPPALARDO AND SUSAN BELLIN.

Zombies Take Over the Museums!

Where to find Halloween-themed museum tours, dress-up ideas, and costume parties Read More