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'New Acquisitions 2013' art exhibit

Monday, Jul 01 - 10:00AM to 5:00PM

This exhibit features nine works of art recently donated to the Museum by the late Joe Austin. These artworks are avant garde pieces from the 1970s and 1980s by artists working in the Los Angeles area and include an early painting by Lari Pittman. Beginning in 2005, Joe Austin gave a number of important artworks to the Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art. He died in March 2013 in Los Angeles at the age of 74. Mr. Austin donated modern and contemporary artworks by Alison Saar, Charles Gaines, Dewain Valentine and Peter Shire among others. A graduate of Harvard Law School, he was a successful attorney and a passionate supporter of the visual arts throughout his life. To learn more about Mr. Austin and the other exhibits in the art museum, visit the museum website by clicking on the link below.

Sponsor:
Caine College of the Arts
Location:
Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art - Map it
Open To:
Students Alumni Faculty Staff Public 
Admission Info:
Admission is free for all guests with a suggested $3 donation
Contact:
Casey T. Allen
(435) 797-0166
casey.allen@usu.edu

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