Acquisition Alert! The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston has acquired DNA #8232L - #8236R, 2019 by Michael Koerner! Michael Koerner is the oldest of five brothers. Due to genetic abnormalities and cancer, he is the only remaining living son. His brothers' fates (and potentially his own one day) can be linked to their mother, who … Continue reading The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Acquires Work by Michael Koerner
The Eskenazi Museum of Art at Indiana University has announced the acquisition of the Jeffrey A. Wolin Archive that will include current and future work by Wolin along with the following notable projects: Written in Memory: Portraits of the Holocaust; Inconvenient Stories: Vietnam War Veterans; Life at the Millennium; New Faces at the Crossroads; Pigeon Hill: Then and Now; … Continue reading IU Eskenazi Museum of Art Acquires Archive of Jeffrey Wolin
Acquisition Alert! The Metropolitan Museum of Art has acquired two works by Michael Koerner! The two, unique pieces are made from collodion on tin and are part of the artist's series My DNA. Michael Koerner (Okinawa, Japan, 1963) is the oldest of five brothers. Due to genetic abnormalities and cancer, he is the only remaining … Continue reading The Met Acquires Work by Michael Koerner!
Acquisition Alert! The George Eastman Museum has acquired two pieces for their collection by Michael Koerner, which include Tendrilles #0031, 2015 and DNA #7793L-#7789R, 2018. Located in Rochester, NY, the George Eastman Museum's collection includes objects from the fields of photography, cinema, photographic and cinematographic technology, and photographically illustrated books. Michael Koerner (Okinawa, Japan, 1963) … Continue reading George Eastman Museum Acquires Work by Michael Koerner
Dune and Swale, Indiana, September 2018 by Terry Evans has been acquired by the Amon Carter Museum of American Art in Fort Worth, Texas! The piece is from her series titled Ancient Prairies: Most of us know the American prairie through Hollywood films, where endless miles of dry grassland mingle with the occasional tree scattered … Continue reading Amon Carter Museum of American Art Acquires Work by Terry Evans!
Acquisition Alert! Indiana State Museum + Historic Sites has acquired work by Jeffrey Wolin. Several works from his Stone Country series are now a part of the institution's permanent collection. For more than 25 years, Jeffrey Wolin has combined photographic portraiture with handwritten text, exploring issues about memory and identity. He received an NEA in … Continue reading Acquisition Alert! Indiana State Museum + Historic Sites Acquire Work by Jeffrey Wolin
Acquisition Alert! The Monterey Bay Aquarium in California recently acquired Oil Spill 9, 2010 by Daniel Beltrá. The piece is part of Beltrá's series SPILL, where he captures the affects of the Deepwater Horizon Gulf Oil Spill in 2010. Created through aerial photography, his work explores contemporary environmental issues and conservation. Beltrá discusses his work: My … Continue reading Monterey Bay Aquarium Acquires Work by Daniel Beltrá