2012

SURREALISM AND THE ART OF DRAWING IS THE SUBJECT OF A MAJOR EXHIBITION AT THE MORGAN LIBRARY & MUSEUM

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Friday, December 14, 2012

The show will include more than 165 works on paper by 70 artists from 15 countries, offering important new understanding of surrealism's emergence, evolution, and worldwide influence.

THE MORGAN EXPLORES THE LIFE AND WORK OF LEGENDARY AUTHOR BEATRIX POTTER THROUGH HER RARELY EXHIBITED PICTURE LETTERS

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Thursday, November 1, 2012

On view until January 27, 2013, Beatrix Potter: The Picture Letters brings together for the first time twenty-two letters from important American private holdings as well as from three major institutional collections: the Morgan, the Victoria & Albert Museum in London, and the Cotsen Children's Library at Princeton University.

ROSSO FIORENTINO’S CAPTIVATING HOLY FAMILY IS THE CENTERPIECE OF NEW EXHIBITION AT THE MORGAN ON FLORENTINE MANNERISM

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Friday, October 19, 2012

The emergence of Mannerism in Florentine Renaissance art as exemplified by the brilliant painter Rosso Fiorentino is the subject of a new exhibition at The Morgan Library & Museum, opening on November 16, 2012.

THE MORGAN CELEBRATES THE HOLIDAYS

Press release date: 
Friday, October 19, 2012

Original manuscript of a Christmas Carol, Holiday Americana, public programs, and special shopping hours

THE MORGAN HOSTS MAJOR EXHIBITION OF MASTER DRAWINGS FROM MUNICH’S FAMED STAATLICHE GRAPHISCHE SAMMLUNG

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Saturday, August 25, 2012

On view October 12, 2012 through January 6, 2013, Dürer to de Kooning: 100 Master Drawings from Munich marks the first time such a comprehensive and prestigious selection of works has been lent to a single exhibition.

THE MORGAN TO EXHIBIT JOSEF ALBERS’S PAINTINGS ON PAPER, INCLUDING RARELY-SEEN STUDIES FOR HIS FAMOUS HOMAGE TO THE SQUARE SERIES

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Thursday, June 21, 2012

For the first time in New York, The Morgan Library & Museum will present an exhibition entirely devoted to this aspect of the artist's work. Josef Albers in America: Painting on Paper, on view from July 20 to October 14, features approximately eighty such studies spanning the four decades after the artist left Nazi Germany and immigrated to the United States.

THE MORGAN TO EXHIBIT THE MUSICAL SCORE AND PRODUCTION STORYBOARDS FOR THE GROUND-BREAKING OPERA, EINSTEIN ON THE BEACH

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Thursday, June 14, 2012

Beginning on July 13, The Morgan Library & Museum will exhibit for the first time Glass's autograph score for Einstein on the Beach as well as Wilson's production storyboards totaling more than one hundred designs.

THE MORGAN’S ANNUAL SUMMER DISPLAY OF GREAT AMERICANA TO INCLUDE NOAH WEBSTER’S FIRST DICTIONARY AND A FRAGMENT OF WASHINGTON’S 1789 INAUGURAL ADDRESS DRAFT

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Monday, June 4, 2012

The Morgan Library & Museum will open its vault again this summer for an exhibition of twenty-nine exceptional items from its permanent collections, including its noted holdings of important Americana.

THREE LARGE-SCALE SCULPTURES BY ELLSWORTH KELLY TO GO ON VIEW BEGINNING JUNE 19 AT THE MORGAN LIBRARY & MUSEUM

Press release date: 
Friday, June 1, 2012

Beginning June 19, The Morgan Library & Museum will place on view three of Mr. Kelly's sculptures—a bronze piece, one in mahogany, and the other in redwood—in the museum's multi-storied, glass-enclosed Gilbert Court.

THE MORGAN LIBRARY & MUSEUM AND THE CHURCHILL ARCHIVES CENTRE ANNOUNCE THE LAUNCH OF DISCOVERCHURCHILL.ORG 

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Tuesday, April 17, 2012

The Morgan Library & Museum and the Churchill Archives Centre announced today the launch of DiscoverChurchill.org, a website developed in conjunction with the upcoming exhibition Churchill: The Power of Words, on view at the Morgan beginning June 8.

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