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George Tooker wins National Medal of Arts

President George W. Bush announced the recipients of the 2007 National Medal of Arts. Painter George Tooker was among the award winners. CMA owns several works by Tooker and will present the first retrospective of his works in 2009. Click here to read more about this celebrated artist.

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One Response to George Tooker wins National Medal of Arts

  1. Tom Estlack says:

    This is the first museum site I have seen with a blog. I think it’s great. this really shows that CMA is interested in connecting to newer audiences. More Arts institutions need to catch on! I also had no idea Tooker was even still living! What a surprise! Amazing painter!

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