Frick Art and Historical Center

Edgar Degas Exhibition
7:00 am
Sun June 29, 2014

Edgar Degas Exhibit Delves into Artist's 'Subtler' Works

Edgar Degas is perhaps most famous for his brightly colored paintings of ballerinas in 19th century Paris – but you won’t find any of those works in the exhibition at the Frick Art & Historical Center that premiered Saturday.

That’s according to Sarah Hall, Director of Curatorial Affairs, who said this exhibit will instead give visitors a glimpse into Degas’s other works that she described as “subtler.”

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Arts & Culture
3:11 pm
Thu June 6, 2013

Frick Art and Historical Center to Get $15 Million Facelift

Ground was broken Thursday at the Frick Art and Historical Center in Point Breeze as part of a $15 million renovation and expansion project.

Phase one includes a 3,000-square-foot Orientation Center meant to enhance the visitor experience. The center will provide a more welcoming environment and will teach visitors about the Frick family, what life was like in Pittsburgh at the end of the 19th century and will show everything the museum has to offer.

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