With the opening of the Carnegie International less than a month away, I drove to Cleveland to see their inaugural international exhibition. Under the umbrella of “Front International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art,” projects happened as far away as Akron and Oberlin, but the majority were located in three Cleveland neighborhoods.

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  • Issue Quarter Between the Issues
  • Issue Year 2018
  • Sub Heading The Ohio city opens its own compelling international exhibit
When Ingrid Schaffner was named the curator of the 2018 Carnegie International (October 13, 2018 – March 25, 2019), I had a sense that she would bring a change to this venerable exhibition at Pittsburgh’s palace of culture. Steeped in tradition and history, the show, for the most part, has been on the conservative side…

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  • Issue Quarter Summer
  • Issue Year 2018
  • Sub Heading The Carnegie unveils its contributors to the upcoming International
Eric Dorfman is director of the Carnegie Museum of Natural History. He comes to Pittsburgh from Whanganui, New Zealand, where he was director of the Whanganui Regional Museum and Ward Observatory. Previously, he was executive director of Eklektus Inc., a company that developed and implemented major exhibitions for clients such as The Australian…

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2015
  • Sub Heading Professionals new to Pittsburgh
A useful trick for carnegie museum of Art visitors is to read the label on the wall beside the art. In the lower corner is the accession number, for example, 96.1, which indicates the year in which the work was acquired, 1896, followed by the order in which the work was entered into…

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2013
  • Sub Heading The Carnegie Museum of Art anticipates its International exhibition
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