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This section contains media kits on museum exhibitions with press releases in MS Word and .pdf formats, digital images in JPG and TIFF formats, and a list of captions in MS Word for media personnel. For more information on media kits, please call (440) 775-8670.

JANUARY 31, 2014

Eric & Jane Nord Family Fund Donates $1.5 Million to Endow Curator of Education Position

SEPTEMBER 24, 2013

Prints Expose the "Human Comedy" of 19th-Century France

SEPTEMBER 16, 2013

Fall 2013 Programs and Exhibitions at the Allen

SEPTEMBER 9, 2013 Realism Themed Exhibitions Open at Oberlin's Art Museum

JUNE 14, 2013

Joan Danforth, NEH, endow Asian Art Curator postion at AMAM

JUNE 3, 2013

AMAM Names Andaleeb Badiee Banta Curator of European & American Art

MAY 13, 2013 Celebrate International Museum Day with free admission to FLW House
APRIL 8, 2013 AMAM Hosts Renaissance Symposium, April 25 & 26
AUGUST 28, 2012 Religion, Ritual, and Performance in the Renaissance - Exhibition Press Release
SEPTEMBER 11, 2010 Side by Side--AMAM Masterworks at the Phillips
MARCH 23, 2010 AMAM Paintings Sculptures and Miniatures at the CMA
MARCH 15, 2010 Side by Side--AMAM Masterworks at the Met
FEBRUARY 23, 2010

From Then to Now: Masterworks of Contemporary African-American Art

AMAM at the Akron Art Museum


Engaging Spirits, Empowering Man: Sculpture from Central and West Africa

Out of Line: Drawings from the Allen from the 20th c. and Beyond

Starry Dome: Astronomy and Art in the Imagination

FEBRUARY 3, 2009

AMAM presents Art in the Shadow of World War I

AMAM presents Envisioning Edo's Splendor: "The Floating World" and Beyond

SEPTEMBER 23, 2008 AMAM presents Imaging Rome Through Artists' Eyes, 1600-1800
AUGUST 26, 2008

AMAM Presents "The Painted Arrow People"

AMAM Presents "Aux Barricades!"

JULY 31, 2008 AMAM Presents "Out of Albion"
APRIL 8 2008

Modern and Contemporary Art from the AMAM Collection

Andy Warhol: Prints, Paintings, Photographs

FEBRUARY 28 2008

AMAM Exhibits Photographs By Chris Jordan

AUGUST 29 2007 AMAM Exhibits Modern Landscapes from Collection

AMAM Presents "From Africa to America" Exhibition

AMAM Presents "Repeat Performances" Exhibition

AMAM Exhibits Paintings from Modern China

"On Line," an Exhibition of European Drawings at the AMAM
APRIL 9 2007

Conference on Chinese Art at Oberlin

MARCH 13 2007

Community Events at Oberlin’s Frank Lloyd Wright House

Oberlin’s Weltzheimer-Johnson House Sponsors Historic Preservation Lectures

MARCH 6 2007

AMAM Tuesday Tea Looks at Asian Art

FEBRUARY 26 2007
Venturi at Oberlin for 30th Anniversary of museum

FEBRUARY 26 2007

Asian landscapes, Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts on display at Oberlin

FEBRUARY 21 2007

Works by Sol LeWitt at the AMAM

FEBRUARY 12 2007

Oberlin Museum Launches Sunday Afternoon Art Discussions

FEBRUARY 2 2007 AMAM Tuesday Tea Focuses on Medieval Manuscripts

JANUARY 29 2007

Photographer Philip Trager to Exhibit at Oberlin


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