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Collection Connection: Kehinde Wiley

Posted on June 29, 2020

Art Preparator Rhys Munro describes her admiration for Kehinde Wiley's and Kanye West’s iconic artistic journeys.

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​Fashion Nirvana: Patrick Kelly

Posted on June 22, 2020

Characterized by oversized-buttons, animal print, body-conscious silhouettes, an abundance of dots, hearts, and stripes, Patrick Kelly’s joyful designs practically danced down the runway.

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High School Senior Completes Mentorship Despite Roadblocks

Posted on June 18, 2020

McNay Teen Art Guide has to scrap mentorship project due to school and museum closure and instead creates an engaging online virtual experience related to installation art.

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Collection Connection: Niobe

Posted on June 12, 2020

One of my favorite objects in the collection is a small yet compelling painting by Alexey von Jawlensky entitled Mystical Heads: Niobe.

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Collection Connection: Helen Torr

Posted on June 01, 2020

A perfect example of an abstract American modernist landscape, this painting was created by one of the most under-appreciated of artists. I admired the rock formations extending above a low plain with a wisp of gray suggesting the arc of the sky.

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