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The Best Buddies Logo, designed by artist Keith Haring.
In 2004, Marshall Field’s Department Store in Chicago commissioned Belgian artist Isabelle de Borchgrave and her collaborator Rita Brown to create this exact paper replica of Jacqueline Kennedy’s wedding gown. De Borchgrave painted and prepared the paper to mimic the texture and color of the original silk. Brown then folded, glued and s...
Accession Number: EH-C10156A
Description: Portrait of Ernest Hemingway by Waldo Peirce. Signed by the artist, lower right: "For Ernest (alias Kid Balzac) Key West first April /29 - WP". In the Ernest Hemingway Collection at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston".
Credit Line: Please credit "Ernest Hemingway Collect...
After becoming first lady at the age of thirty-one, Jacqueline Kennedy embarked on extensive historic restoration of the White House interiors, in which she sought to make the White House a museum of the presidency. Mrs. Kennedy also used the prestige of her position to champion American arts and culture, often inviting prominent actors, artists...
Artist: Gerard Richardson (official Navy artist 1961)
Date made: 1961
Medium: Oil on masonite
Boston: Harry Belafonte, the world renowned recording artist, Broadway, movie and television star, and globally respected human rights activist, will be honored with the Distinguished American Award by the John F. Kennedy Library and Foundation at a Kennedy Library Public Forum "Seeking Common Ground: Civil Rights and Human Rights," on Friday, Marc...
Boston, MA– In honor of the 60th anniversary of the September 12, 1953 wedding of Senator John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Lee Bouvier, the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum will feature an artist’s unique paper replica of the ivory silk taffeta gown worn by the bride in a special display opening September 12 and running thr...
Rose Styron, wife of the late William Styron, and their daughter, Alexandra, discussed the publication of his letters to leading artists of his day, including several describing time spent with President and Mrs. Kennedy. Scott Simon, host of NPR's Weekend Edition with Scott Simon, moderated.
BOSTON, MA –
The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum today announced that it has unveiled a special new display of rare Superman artwork created by legendary comic book artist Al Plastino featuring President John F. Kennedy. The story, told in ten hand-drawn story boards, was written in collaboration with the Kennedy White H...
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