The collections at Loggia explore select areas of study in art and art history, architecture and design, the decorative arts, industrial design, and classical studies such as Greek, Roman, and Celtic mythology.

Gardner's Art Through the Ages

This book is the classic reference for the study of art. It features a history of artists and their works, as well as lucid and engaging descriptions of the styles and periods of art history. Highly recommended for both students and scholars.



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Art Exhibitions - Archives
This list is an archive of exhibitions featured at Loggia in the past. Please be aware that some of the links to these exhibits may no longer function if the museum site has removed the page from their directory.

Exhibitions - Spring 2000

Ruskin, Turner and the Pre-Raphaelites | the Tate Gallery is currently hosting this magnificent tribute devoted to the masters of British art and design. The contributions of art critic John Ruskin, the stunning paintings of J.M.W. Turner, and of course the lyrical works of many Pre-Raphaelite artists (including Rossetti and Burne-Jones) are the focus of this exhibit. The exhibition is scheduled to run from March 9 through May 29, 2000. And be sure to check out the web site to learn more about this event - wonderful information and images await you at the Tate Gallery site!

Van Gogh: Face to Face | this exhibit at the Detroit Institute of Arts is described as "the first comprehensive museum exhibition devoted exclusively to Vincent van Gogh's achievements in portraiture." Select drawings and paintings are featured. This spectacular event begins on March 12 and will continue until June 4, 2000.

Crowning Glories: Two Centuries of Tiaras | going on now through June 25, 2000 at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, this exhibit focuses on masterpieces of the jeweler's art - tiaras. These exquisite works of art have adorned the heads of the rich and famous throughout the ages, and now they are on display for all to enjoy. Visit the Museum of Fine Arts site for more details.

The J. Paul Getty Museum and Its Collections

The painting, sculpture, decorative arts, photography, illuminated manuscripts, drawings, and antiquities collections at the Getty are displayed in gorgeous, color images in this book. It is, in a word, breathtaking!