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Left to Right: Nick Cave, Thomas Houseago and Brad Pitt, shown with artworks of theirs that appear in a current show at the Sara Hilden Art Museum in Tampere, Finland. Image courtesy of the Sara Hilden Art Museum. Photo credit Jussi Koivunen

Brad Pitt, Nick Cave make surprise art debut in Finland

Left to Right: Nick Cave, Thomas Houseago and Brad Pitt, shown with artworks of theirs that appear in a current show at the Sara Hilden Art Museum in Tampere, Finland. Image courtesy of the Sara Hilden Art Museum. Photo credit Jussi Koivunen

Left to Right: Nick Cave, Thomas Houseago and Brad Pitt, shown with artworks of theirs that appear in a current show at the Sara Hilden Art Museum in Tampere, Finland. Image courtesy of the Sara Hilden Art Museum. Photo credit Jussi Koivunen

HELSINKI (AP) – Hollywood’s Brad Pitt and Australian musician Nick Cave have debuted as artists in an exhibition in Finland that displays sculptures and ceramics created by the movie star and the singer-songwriter.

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MAD’s Garmenting show undresses contemporary art

Yinka Shonibare, CBE, ‘The Ghost of Eliza Jumel,’ 2015. Fiberglass mannequin, Dutch wax–printed cotton textile, and steel plate, 57 7/16in by 71 5/8in by 40 15/16in. (146cm by 182cm by 104cm). Courtesy James Cohan, New York. © Yinka Shonibare CBE. All Rights Reserved, DACS/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York 2021. Photo credit: Stephen White

Yinka Shonibare, CBE, ‘The Ghost of Eliza Jumel,’ 2015.Fiberglass mannequin, Dutch wax–printed cotton textile, steel plate, 57 7/16in by 71 5/8in by 40 15/16in. (146cm by 182cm by 104cm).Courtesy James Cohan, New York. © Yinka Shonibare CBE.All Rights Reserved, DACS/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York 2021. Photo credit: Stephen White

NEW YORK – On now through August 14, the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) in New York will present Garmenting: Costume as Contemporary Art, the first global survey exhibition dedicated to the use of clothing as a medium of visual art.

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‘Home of the Brave,’ 2013. Consuelo Jimenez Underwood Courtesy of the artist © Consuelo Jimenez Underwood; photograph by Michael Tropea

Auburn University museum presents ‘Crafting America’ through Sept. 12

‘Home of the Brave,’ 2013. Consuelo Jimenez Underwood Courtesy of the artist © Consuelo Jimenez Underwood; photograph by Michael Tropea

‘Home of the Brave,’ 2013. Consuelo Jimenez Underwood Courtesy of the artist © Consuelo Jimenez Underwood; photograph by Michael Tropea

AUBURN, Ala. – Following a spectacular debut at the acclaimed Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, Arkansas, Crafting America opened at the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art at Auburn University on June 29 and will continue through September 12.

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