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Monday, August 27, 2012

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'Fall for Art' at IU Art Museum's seasonal exhibitions

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Aug. 28, 2012

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- During one of the best seasons to explore Indiana University's Bloomington campus, the IU Art Museum is encouraging visitors to "Fall for Art" with special exhibitions featuring embroidered textiles from China, contemporary landscape paintings and one of the nation's strongest university collections of German Expressionist works.

The three separate exhibitions will be on view Oct. 6 to Dec. 23 in the Special Exhibitions Gallery and the Judi and Milt Stewart Hexagon Gallery on the first floor of the museum. A full schedule of related programs is planned as well, including lectures, gallery talks and tours focused around the art and artists.

Exhibitions are:

Located in the heart of campus in a bold architectural masterpiece designed by the renowned I.M. Pei & Partners, the IU Art Museum houses a diverse permanent collection that includes ancient gold jewelry, Asian scrolls, African masks and paintings by Claude Monet and Pablo Picasso. The collection represents nearly every art-producing culture in the world from every period in history. Admission is free.

For more information, call 812-855-5445.


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