1997 in art

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Events[edit]

  • 27 January – It is revealed that French museums have nearly 2,000 pieces of art that had been stolen by Nazis.
  • 6 March – Pablo Picasso's Tête de Femme is stolen from a London gallery. It is recovered a week later.
  • 27 April – Andrew Cunanan murders Jeffrey Trail, beginning a murder spree that will last until July and end with the murder of fashion designer Gianni Versace.
  • 18 October – Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, designed by Frank Gehry, is opened.

Full date unknown[edit]

Exhibitions[edit]

Awards[edit]

-The Venice Biennial-

Artworks[edit]

Deaths[edit]

January to June[edit]

July to December[edit]

Full date unknown[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The art of science". Times Higher Education (London). 1997-10-10. Retrieved 2012-07-25. 
  2. ^ "Find Your Primitive Streak". Evening Times (Glasgow). 2003-08-07. Retrieved 2012-07-25. 
  3. ^ Kohn, Marek (2011). Helen and Kate Storey: science and art engaging the public. London: Wellcome Trust. 
  4. ^ Hurlston, David; et al (2010). Ron Mueck (Exhibition Catalog). Melbourne: National Gallery of Victoria.