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EXHIBITIONS: CANTOR ARTS CENTER
Richard Diebenkorn: The Sketchbooks Revealed
on view September 9, 2015–February 8, 2016
This unparalleled collection of 29 sketchbooks, never before on public view, contain 1,045 drawings that span 50 years and represent the range of styles and subjects that Diebenkorn (Stanford BA, ’49) explored. The exhibition also includes loans of works he made while a Stanford student. Press release.
Edward Hopper: New York Corner
on view September 9, 2015–February 8, 2016
This exhibition spotlights the Cantor’s acquisition of Hopper’s seminal 1913 painting, New York Corner. Other works from Cantor’s collection point to the artistic practice that preceded the painting, showcase work by Hopper’s contemporaries, and present the kinds of practice that followed. Themes of modern urban life, the cityscape as subject matter, and realism and its connection to photography thread through the works. Press release
Artists at Work
on view September 9, 2015–January 18, 2016
This exhibition of more than 70 works honors our newest neighbor, the McMurtry Building for the Department of Art & Art History, where art will be both made and studied. The show explores how artists become inspired, how artists make objects, and how place impacts their work. Pieces from the collection by Édouard Manet, J. M. W. Turner, Thomas Hart Benton, Sol LeWitt, Richard Serra, Ansel Adams, Edward Weston, and renowned other artists are joined by loaned works by contemporary artists. Press release
Piranesi’s Paestum: Master Drawings Uncovered
on view through January 4, 2016
The Cantor presents the only West-Coast viewing of the final works by influential Italian artist Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720–1778). Regarded as landmarks of 18th-century drawing, this suite of 15 large-scale renderings depicts the three ancient Greek temples at Paestum, south of Naples, which Piranesi visited in 1777. Press release
EXHIBITIONS: ANDERSON COLLECTION AT STANFORD UNIVERSITY
Another Look at the Permanent Collection
opens September 9 and is ongoing
This installation expands upon the inaugural exhibition by introducing visitors to a broader spectrum of the Anderson family’s inspirational gift to Stanford University. Fifteen works yet unseen in the museum will enliven select galleries and provide visitors with engaging opportunities to experience the collection in new ways. More information
Constructive Interference Tauba Auerbach and Mark Fox
on view September 9, 2015–March 21, 2016
In celebration of the opening of Stanford’s McMurtry Building and the Anderson family’s commitment to contemporary artists, the museum presents two Stanford-alumni artists who explore the intersection of process, material manipulation, and chance. Their paintings, sculptures, and prints advance our perceptions of form and color, and shed light on the creative process. More information
Cantor Arts Center and Anderson Collection at Stanford University
Admission is free. The Cantor Arts Center and the Anderson Collection are open six days a week: Wednesday–Monday, 11 a.m.–5 p.m. plus Thursday until 8 p.m. Closed on Tuesday. Located on the Stanford campus, off Palm Drive at Lomita Drive and Museum Way. Weekday parking is $2 per hour. Cantor information: museum.stanford.edu Anderson information: anderson.stanford.edu
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Get noticed over your competition on the 2016 Palo Alto Chamber Print and Google Interactive Map.
The 2015 print and Google Interactive map of Palo Alto is now in production. We are partnering with NovoPrint USA, Inc. to produce the map, which will be updated to reflect our growth and showcase our beautiful, nationally recognized community.
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This map is a great tool to communicate information about your business to residents, other businesses and visitors. The Chamber distributes these maps daily in response to inquiries and to give directions to specific business or residential locations--in fact; it's one of the main printed publications that are included in EACH informational packet we send out. We also distribute the publication at area events and will have copies available for our Super Bowl 50 guests.
Only Chamber members are eligible for this opportunity.
A minimum of 7,500 of the printed 2015 Chamber Map will feature a full-color detailed map of the area. As an advertiser, your business will reach thousands of individuals through low-cost-per-view advertising and will be positioned as a community leader and a community supporter.
Your location will also be on the Google Interactive map with instant web links and driving directions. To find out more about this project, or to schedule a personal appointment to discuss this project, please contact our NovoPrint representative, Christy McMillan at 740.255.6880 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org