press release

The Nevada Museum of Art will present An International Legacy: Selections from Carnegie Museum of Art from January 18 through April 4, 2004. Drawn from Carnegie museum’s rich holdings of contemporary art from around the world, the exhibition, organized by guest curator Sheryl Conkelton, surveys the dominant trends in art of the last thirty years. Organized by the American Federation of Arts (AFA) and Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, An International Legacy features nearly 50 key works from the collection.

Support for An International Legacy has been provided by the Founders Circle of the AFA and The Henry L. Hillman Foundation. Local presentation of An International Legacy at the NMA is generously sponsored by International Game Technology (IGT).


An International Legacy: Selections from Carnegie Museum of Art
Kurator: Sheryl Conkelton
Organisation: American Federation of Arts, New York; Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh

mit Carl Andre, Louise Bourgeois, Chuck Close, John Currin, Gilbert & George, Damien Hirst, Donald Judd, Anselm Kiefer, Glenn Ligon, Agnes Martin, Elizabeth Murray, Tony Oursler, Nam June Paik, Gerhard Richter, Cindy Sherman, Bill Viola, Andy Warhol, Kara Walker, Rachel Whiteread, u.a.

16.05.03 - 10.08.03 The Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma City
18.01.04 - 04.04.04 Nevada Museum of Art, Reno
07.01.05 - 20.03.05 Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile
06.05.05 - 14.08.05 Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus