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Art, Peace and Health

Harvard Medical School - 27 Sep 2018
The celebration will also serve as the opening of an exhibit in the Countway lobby of original poster art by Corita Kent which was presented to GSPSR in the 1980s in recognition of its work for a world without war. Kent was a prolific artist, educator ...
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New exhibition at DuMA explores art of women religious - 22 Sep 2018
“I was delighted to hear they were interested because this year marks the 100th anniversary of Corita Kent's birth,” said Janet Weaver, assistant curator with the Iowa Women's Archives, at the University of Iowa Libraries. “We don't actually have ...
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University to host conference

Youngstown Vindicator - 08 Oct 2018
Bungo, of Pittsburgh, is a history major with a secondary education certification. In September 2017, the Department of Art exhibited a show of women printmakers. Some of the featured prints on exhibition were from Corita Kent, a popular silk-screen ...
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Why Is the Pasadena Museum of California Art Closing?

LA Magazine - 24 Sep 2018
Over the years, the PMCA put on a number of smart shows, from the plein air paintings that make up some of the earliest art of the Golden State to Sister Corita Kent's polemical silkscreens to unexpected historical finds, like the current show of ...
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Ackland Art Museum launches 60th anniversary celebration

UNC Chapell Hill - 19 Sep 2018
A key focus of the exhibition will be European and American Art since 1950, including a group of American prints from the 1960s by Jasper Johns, Sam Francis, Adolf Gottlieb, Lee Krasner, and Corita Kent, as well as major paintings and sculpture by ...
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Second Saturdays to feature paper collage art - 12 Oct 2018
As part of Second Saturdays, a paper collage art project based on the work of Corita Kent will take place at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St. This event is part of the “Just to Live is Holy” exhibition, and ...
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University of Minnesota continues renting art to students

Minneapolis Star Tribune - 06 Oct 2018
Manikonda was checking out the rental art on display with her study buddy when they landed on Sister Mary Corita Kent's 1969 screen print, "In Touch." It was one of the largest works on display at the launch party, with eye-catching pink and red ...
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Artforum - 01 Oct 2018
The Chicano and gay-liberation movements of the late 1970s weren't closely aligned politically, but the artists Joey Terrill and Teddy Sandoval, in whose lives these movements intersected, found the nexus already coded onto their bodies. Cholo and ...
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God's own Pop artist

Christie's - 09 Jul 2018
The presiding spirit of this Catholic happening was Sister Mary Corita Kent, a teacher in the art department of the college. Her innovations were a logical extension of the work she was doing within the walls of the convent. There, mostly unnoticed by ...
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Corita Kent, the pop art nun

The Guardian - 22 Apr 2018
It was a seminal moment in the transformation of Sister Corita Kent from a convent school teacher into the artist who became known as the Pop Art nun. Among the many original, mould-breaking, stand-alone characters the art world has produced, Kent more ...
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Bringing the museum home

Minnesota Daily - 27 Sep 2018
She chose “Seefeld in Tirol” (1958), a woodcut on paper by artist Hanns Kobinger that illustrates a calming forest scene in black and white. Keerthi Manikonda, a freshman studying neuroscience, came for the free coffee at WAM's study night and left ...
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What We Are Reading Today: Artists Respond

Arab News - 03 Oct 2018
Artists Respond brings together works by many of the most visionary and provocative artists of the period, including Asco, Chris Burden, Judy Chicago, Corita Kent, Leon Golub, Philip Jones Griffiths, David Hammons, Yoko Ono, and Nancy Spero. It ...
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We Are No Art, We Do Everything As Well As We Can

Paris Art - 10 Oct 2018
L'exposition « We Are No Art, We Do Everything As Well As We Can » à Passerelle, à Brest, permet de redécouvrir les sérigraphies de Corita Kent. Ces œuvres utilisant les techniques du pop art pour véhiculer un message religieux et politique ont marqué ...
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The 78 Best Things To Do in Seattle This Week: Sept 24-30, 2018 - 24 Sep 2018
Like the great Seattle artist Jacob Lawrence—with whom he studied at the University of Washington—Lawrence Pitre uses bold, stylized figures to create paintings embedded with political, social, and cultural history. Born and raised in the Central ...
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A bounty of worthy films, and a new TV show to try out

National Catholic Reporter - 26 Sep 2018
A contemporary of pop artist Andy Warhol (and Corita Kent, who is not mentioned in the film but whose artistic stylings developed in similar ways in the 1960s-1980s), Kusama is now almost 90 years old. Moving to New York after World War II was hard and ...
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Centenary celebration of Corita Kent, the Pop Art nun

The Tablet - 26 Apr 2018
The art world has spawned many original individuals, but few are quite as unlikely as Corita Kent, the Pop Art nun. In the 1960s heyday of the movement, Sr Corita, along with Andy Warhol and Robert Rauschenberg, was at its cutting edge, producing a ...

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