All Press Releases (32)

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Collections, Exhibitions
April 1, 2011

Old Javanese Gold: The Hunter Thompson Collection
Yale University Art Gallery, March 25–August 14, 2011

<i>Crown Top or “Usnisha” Cover</i>, Javanese, 650–1000
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September 1, 2010

Embodied: Black Identities in American Art from the Yale University Art Gallery

David C. Driskell Center, University of Maryland, College Park, September 16–October 29, 2010

 Kerry James Marshall, <em>Untitled</em>, 2009.
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Collections, Conservation
June 14, 2010

The Yale University Art Gallery is pleased to announce the installation of a recent and important acquisition that showcases portraiture traditions of the late Hellenistic and early Roman era and 21st century conservation methods.

Portrait Statue of a Woman, Roman, 1st century B.C.–early 1st century A.D. Marble. Yale University Art Gallery, Ruth Elizabeth White and Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., B.A. 1913, Funds
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May 6, 2010

Seven college and university art museums have embarked upon a program of significant loans and shared expertise, intended to foster intra- and inter-institutional collaboration, expand opportunities for faculty from all disciplines to teach from works of art, and strength

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May 5, 2010

Italian Paintings from the Richard L. Feigen Collection
May 28–September 12, 2010

<i>Italian Paintings from the Richard L. Feigen Collection</i>
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Gifts and Donors
April 1, 2010

The Yale University Art Gallery and Yale’s Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library announce the joint acquisition of the Lee Friedlander Archive and 2,000 of the photographer’s master prints.

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May 29, 2009

Gallery has announced its purchase of important preparatory drawings by American artist Edward Hopper for two of his celebrated paintings, Rooms by the Sea (1951) and Western Motel (1957), both in the Gallery’s collection.

Edward Hopper, <i>Studies for Rooms by the Sea (recto)</i>,1951. Charcoal. Yale
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March 13, 2009

Ruth Barnes, currently textile curator at Ashmolean Museum, is to be first Thomas Jaffe Curator of Indo-Pacific Art, overseeing initial collection of more than 1,500 objects       

Ruth Barnes, Thomas Jaffe Curator of Indo-Pacific Art