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Wednesday, March 14, 2012

" Walls Speak",The Narrative Art of Hildreth Meiere

I recently visited this exhibit on the great Art Deco Mosaic designer, Hildreth Meiere at the Museum of Biblical Art in Manhattan. It is a beautifully executed show and her magnificent work made the buildings that it is incorporated into even more magnificent. She worked with the architect Bertram G. Goodhue, and other well- known  20th Century American architects such as Raymond Hood, Ralph Walker and Marginnis & Walsh. Click HERE to learn more and about visiting the exhibit on display till May 20, 2012.

Please visit the following links for further information.
Wall Street Journal article on net:    Recalling Art Deco Stylist Who Defined City 
Link to MOBIA with exhibitions photos: http://mobia.org/exhibitions/walls-speak#slideshow6  
Press release from mobia for internet:  Meière Press Release   
An artist's video about Walls Speakhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NuapJUC2Ihg
Additional information about Hildreth Meière can be found at:

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