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Recent News Releases

 

Harn Museum of Art Director Rebecca M. Nagy Announces Retirement

Released Nov. 1, 2017

After 15 years as director of the Harn Museum of Art at the University of Florida, Rebecca M. Nagy has announced she will retire from her position in the summer of 2018.
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Harn Museum of Art Displays French Art Featuring Women in the 18th - Early 19th Centuries

Released Sept. 21, 2017

The Harn Museum of Art at the University of Florida will present an exhibition of more than 150 drawings, pastels, paintings and sculptures addressing some of the most important and defining questions of women’s lives in the 18th and early 19th centuries. More.

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(detail) Gabriel Orozco, "Spider House," 2001, Cibachrome, museum purchase, funds provided by the Caroline Julier and James G. Richardson Acquisition Fund

The Andy Warhol Foundation Awards $100,000 to Harn for Exhibition Focusing on Environment

Released April 18, 2017

The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts recently awarded $100,000 to the Harn Museum of Art at the University of Florida in support of its exhibition The World to Come opening September 18, 2018. More.

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Hakuzan Asai, "Miniature Album," 19th century, Album of 12 leaves, ink and color on paper, Museum purchase, funds provided by the Kathleen M. Acquisition Endowment

Harn Museum of Art Displays Miniature Works of Asian Art in “Show Me the Mini”

Released March 2, 2017

The Harn Museum of Art at the University of Florida is marking the five-year anniversary of the opening of the David A. Cofrin Asian Art Wing with a new exhibition titled Show Me the Mini. The exhibition will feature more than 100 miniature works from the Harn’s Asian art collection dating from the Neolithic period to the present. Show Me the Mini will be on view from March 21, 2017 to Nov. 25, 2018. More

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Release Archives

 

Oct. 27, 2017
Passing of Founding Harn Museum of Art Director Budd Harris Bishop

   

Jan. 18, 2017
Harn Museum of Art Displays European Prints that are “Meant to Be Shared”

Jan. 11, 2017
The Henry Luce Foundation Awards $282,000 to the Harn Museum of Art at the University of Florida

May 31, 2016 
Portraits of Frida Kahlo opens this Summer at the Harn Museum of Art

Oct. 6, 2016
Harn Museum of Art Exhibition Highlights Influential Women Artists

August 2, 2016 
International Artists Record the Impact of War on People and their Environments in New Exhibition at the Harn Museum of Art

April 6, 2016 
UF Cultural Plaza Celebrates Earth Day on April 16

   

March 11, 2016 
"Access Art: Touch Tours" Provides Tactile Art Experience

   

Feb. 9, 2016
Harn Conserves Paintings by Jamini Roy through a Generous Donation

 

 

Jan. 27, 2016
Harn Exhibition Features Artists’ Engagement with Nature

 

 

Jan. 17, 2016 
Harn Receives Significant Gift of Tiffany and Steuben Glass

   

December 18, 2015
National Endowment for the Arts Awards $55,000 to the Harn

 

 

December 15, 2015
The Andy Warhol Foundation Awards $88,000 Grant to Harn Museum of Art at the University of Florida

 

 

Oct. 15, 2015
Harn Receives Major Gifts in Honor of 25th Anniversary

 

Solo :: Together | 50th Annual UF Art Faculty Exhibition - See more at: http://harn.ufl.edu.s179884.gridserver.com/pressresources#sthash.PjwvlKR...

Sept 4, 2015
Harn Celebrate Anniversary with
Works Highlighting 25 Years

July 21, 2015
Harn holds "25 Candles" Birthday Benefit

July 7, 2015
Harn Museum of Art Celebrates 25th Anniversary

May 28, 2015
Hoppé Portraits: Society, Studio and Street

Jan. 23, 2015
Harn Releases Digital Membership Card App

Jan. 8, 2015
Monet and American Impressionism

Oct. 17, 2014
Into the Fold: Contemporary Japanese
Ceramics from the Horvitz Collection