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Gandhi Jayanti 2014

Gandhi Jayanti 2014

Each year, the Birmingham Museum of Art and the Indian Cultural Society co-sponsor a contest that celebrates the connection between Mahatma Gandhi and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., two of the greatest leaders of the 20th century. This year’s participants and

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Donate Now Walking down the long hallway toward the American Gallery, you see Albert Bierstadt’s Looking Down Yosemite Valley, California. At just over five feet tall and eight feet wide, the grand dimensions of this beloved painting serve to convey the immense, wild beauty

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November 2014: Buffalo Vector

Buffalo Vector (Yellowstone Border). erritt Johnson, 2009-2010. Oil and alkyd on canvas. Gift of the artist, AFI463.2012.

Buffalo Vector (Yellowstone Border), Merritt Johnson, 2009-2010 It is always rewarding to see Museum visitors draw close to a work of art, stop, and look closely. Without fail, this painting compels people to draw near. From afar, Buffalo Vector is discernible as

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