has organized Hinduism related exhibitions in the past, including "God, Hero and Lover: Representations of Krishna in Indian Painting" of 17-19th century jewel-like miniature opaque watercolors of all-encompassing Krishna, which form part of its extensive collection of Hindu paintings.
At the heart of the VMFA
re-development lies the new displays of its superb holdings.
The respect is mutual: mention the VMFA
and the McGlothlins' eyes light up.
Mather's much-admired emphasis on both clarity of function and the power of light and space to lift one's spirits has transformed the VMFA
The cup and saucer were given to the museum by former VMFA
director (and former Cleveland Museum of Art director) Katharine Lee Reid of Chapel Hill, N.
Although it is a state-supported museum, whose collections belong to the citizens of Virginia, the VMFA
relies entirely on private funding for acquisitions.
The exhibit showcases works from one of the largest holdings of 19th- and 20th-century American paintings still in private hands, according to Michael Brand, VMFA
In 1969, the VMFA
topped off its newly assembled South Asian collection by acquiring an impressive Chola bronze from Mr Heeramaneck (Fig.
Newly provided information has enabled the museum's staff to identify the painting as the one Priester owned," says Kathleen Morris, associate director at the VMFA
When the VMFA
mounted its 'Art Nouveau' loan exhibition in 1972, the Lewises responded enthusiastically and donated funds to the museum for the acquisition of Art Nouveau objects.
The purpose of this Request for Information, hereinafter referred to as RFI , is to provide the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, VMFA
, with a means of information gathering and technical discovery on industry availability to design and build a state-of-the-art mobile art museum.
The purpose of this Invitation for Bids, hereinafter referred to as IFB , is to solicit sealed bids to establish a contract with one qualified vendor, hereinafter referred to as Contractor, to furnish, install, and provide training for a digital radiography system to be used by the conservation department at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, herein after referred to as, VMFA
or the Agency.