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Thu, Jun 30 2022 - In the News: New York Style Guide

The new exhibition “Art Meets Hollywood” is the museum premiere of Bonnie Lautenberg’s new series of digital…

Mon, Jun 27 2022 - In the News: Art Daily

The contemporary artist Bonnie Lautenberg channels the creative zeitgeist between legendary filmmakers and iconic…

Wed, Jun 22 2022 - In the News: Wall Street Journal

Now Ms. Maness and Mr. Walsh have gathered 22 backings—20 from the University of Texas, where many found a home…

Fri, Jun 10 2022 - In the News: Florida Weekly

An exhibition at the Boca Raton Museum of Art gives the art of movie illusion its due.

Tue, May 24 2022 - In the News: Metropolis Magazine

A new South Florida exhibition celebrates the value and artistry of the lifelike artwork behind some of Hollywood’s…

Fri, May 13 2022 - In the News: The New York Post

A new exhibition of vintage movie backdrops in Florida lets cinephiles clamber on Mount Rushmore with Cary Grant and…

Thu, May 5 2022 - In the News: Air Mail

Remember the opening of The Sound of Music? That idyllic Austrian meadow, Alps in the background, in…

Mon, May 2 2022 - In the News: The Hollywood Reporter

Hand-painted backdrops from 'The Sound of Music,' 'Singin’ in the Rain' and other classics enjoy the spotlight in a…

Thu, Apr 28 2022 - In the News: Palm Beach Arts Paper

The exhibit, and the backdrop recovery project, created by curators Thomas A. Walsh (past president of the Art…

Wed, Apr 27 2022 - In the News: Nate.Com (Korea)

This exhibition is the first museum show dedicated to Hollywood’s painted backdrops, displaying 22 scenic large-…

Tue, Apr 26 2022 - In the News: Boca Magazine

Boca Raton may be a long way from Keystone, South Dakota, but at least part of Mount Rushmore’s sweeping grandeur is…

Fri, Apr 22 2022 - Announcement:

The national story about the Art of the Hollywood Backdrop was picked up by multiple TV…

Fri, Apr 15 2022 - In the News: The Times, UK

They were created for some of the most famous films from the golden age of Hollywood, transporting audiences to…

Tue, Apr 12 2022 - In the News: Associated Press / Yahoo

The first museum show dedicated to Hollywood’s painted backdrops is making its world premiere in South Florida at…

Mon, Apr 11 2022 - In the News: Air Mail News

In Boca Raton, the first museum show dedicated to film backdrops presents 22 of these works, the oldest dating back…