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MoMA

1940–49

1929 | 1930–39 | 1940–49 | 1950–59 | 1960–69 | 1970–79 | 1980–89 | 1990–97


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1940

May 14, 1940
MEXICAN MUSIC PROGRAM TWICE DAILY AT MOMA

May 20, 1940
200 GUESTS AT GARDEN PARTY IN SCULPTURE GARDEN

May 21, 1940
RECEPTION BY PRESIDENT AND TRUSTEES IN HONOR OF PROMINENT MEXICANS

May 29, 1940
INDIAN INSTRUMENTS EMPLOYED IN MEXICAN MUSIC PROGRAM TO BE PRESENTED TO N.Y.PUBLIC LIBRARY

June 3, 1940
MOMA ELECTS NEW TRUSTEES

June 18, 1940
OROZCO PAINTS FRESCO ON WALLS OF MOMA- "THE DIVE BOMBER"

June 18, 1940
NOTES ON PREPARATION OF FRESCO PANELS BY OROZCO

June 20, 1940
MUSEUM AUDIENCES CHEER FAIRBANKS FILMS-SERIES EXTENDED ANOTHER MONTH

June 24, 1940
"THE SLAVE"- COLOSSSAL SCULPTURE BY HELEN SARDEAU EXHIBITED

June 24, 1940
HELEN SARDEAU RECEIVES GUESTS IN SCULPTURE GABDEN

July 15, 1940
OLDEST DATED SCULPTURE IN AMERICAS ADDED TO GALLERY OF PREHISTORIC MEXICAN GODS

July 18, 1940
40 YEARS OF AMERICAN FILM COMEDY TO BE SHOWN

July 25, 1940
THIRTEEN ACQUISITIONS IN PAINTING AND SCULPTURE BY AMERICAN ARTISTS

July 31, 1940
COMPREHENSIVE COMPETITION FOR FURNITURE AND TEXTILE DESIGN SPONSORED

August 14, 1940
SCHEDULE OF EXHIBITS FOR COMING SEASON

September 9, 1940
STUDENTS OF MOTION PICTURE TO SEE RARE FILM ITEMS

September 10, 1940
PAN AMERICAN RECEPTION AT MOMA

September 16, 1940
BRAZIL'S MOST FAMOUS PAINTER, PORTINARI, ARRIVES FOR ONE-MAN SHOW

September 16, 1940
TERMS ANNOUNCED OF TWO COMPETITIONS FOR HOME FURNISHINGS

September 18, 1940
GOVT. OF BRAZIL AND MOMA PRESENT FESTIVAL OF BRAZILIAN MUSIC

September 26, 1940
ARTUR RUBINSTEIN HEADS LIST OF ARTISTS FOR BRAZILIAN MUSIC FESTIVAL

September 26, 1940
PATHE GIVES 3000 MILES OF NEWS REELS TO MOMA

September 28, 1940
C O R R E C T I O N

October 2, 1940
THREE EXHIBITS OPEN AT YOUNG PEOPLE'S GALLERY

October 2, 1940
NINE PREMIERES TO BE PRESENTED ON BRAZILIAN MUSIC FESTIVAL

October 2, 1940
SLIGHT CHANGE IN MOTION PICTURE SCHEDULE

October 3, 1940
EXHIBIT OF PORTINARI'S WORK FROM BRAZIL

October 8, 1940
TEA FOR PATRONS AND ARTISTS OF FESTIVAL OF BRAZILIAN MUSIC

October 21, 1940
DANCE CELEBRITIES TO ATTEND RECEPTION AT MOMA

October 22, 1940
RUTH ST. DENIS GIVES HER DANCE COLLECTION TO MOMA

October 22, 1940
MOMA RECEIVES BRONZE HEAD OF ANNE MORROW LINDBERGH AND OTHER ACQUISITIONS IN PAINTING AND SCULPTURE

October 25, 1940
BRITISH WAR PICTURES ON WAY FOR EXHIBIT

October 30, 1940
BILLY BITZER REASSEMBLES OLD BIOGRAPH CAMERA FOR GRIFFITH EXHIBIT

November 8, 1940
FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT ARRIVES AT MOMA FOR HIS EXHIBIT

November 9, 1940
LARGE EXHIBIT OF D.W.GRIFFITH'S WORK

November 12, 1940
LARGE EXHIBIT OF WORK OF FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT

November 15, 1940
TWO EXHIBITS OF WORK BY AMERICAN ARTISTS AND DESIGNERS

November 22, 1940
DEMOCRACY IN DESIGN IN EXHIBIT OF USEFUL OBJECTS

November 23, 1940
AMERICAN COLOR PRINTS ON VIEW AND SALE

November 26, 1940
PLANS FOR DEPARTMENT OF PHOTOGRAPHY INITIATED