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  • Klee And America

    Curated by Menil director Josef Helfenstein, Klee and America will explore the reasons behind the German-born artist’s enthusiastic reception in the United States, especially during the 1930s and 1940s.Venue: Menil CollectionStarts: 2006-10-15 00:00:00Ends: 2006-10-15 ...

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  • Landmark Portrait Of George Washington

    Gilbert Stuart, known as the image-maker of George Washington, painted this portrait for a wealthy merchant named William Constable, who commissioned the work for Alexander Hamilton. Last year the New York Public Library sold the painting to Crystal Bridges, a new museum of ...

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  • Rex Brasher's Birds And Planets Of North America

    From an early age, it was naturalist Rex Brasher’s dream to catalog all of the birds of North America. Over his lifetime, he completed 848 paintings, which catalogued 1,071 images of bird species or subspecies and 383 species of North American shrubs and trees. This ex...

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  • Houston Women's Festival

    The festival is a celebration of music, art, culture and community. It is the largest annual event for the women's community in Texas, drawing people from throughout the state and beyond. The festival is open to all and includes a full day of excellent music and a marketplac...

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