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Meet the woman who wears the same outfit to work EVERY DAY to save on 'brain energy'

the 47-year-old believes her mind stays fully loaded as she's not burning vital glucose reserves by contemplating what to wear - allowing for maximum brain power when her working day at Chicago's Terra Foundation for American Art begins. Her closet ...

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June 16, 2015
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How to save your brain for work: Wear the same outfit every day

"If you're worried about what you're wearing, you're not very present," said Zinck, vice president of Chicago-based Terra Foundation for American Art and director of its Paris office. Successful people have long extolled the professional virtues of having ...

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June 23, 2015
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Working women skirt wardrobe stress by wearing one outfit

“If you’re worried about what you’re wearing, you’re not very present,” said Zinck, vice president of Chicago-based Terra Foundation for American Art and director of its Paris office. Successful people have long extolled the professional virtues ...

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June 22, 2015
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Art Gallery of Ontario debuts expansive exhibition of landscapes from across the Americas

Developed jointly in an innovative partnership between the Terra Foundation for American Art, the Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo and the Art Gallery of Ontario, this exhibition brings together over 80 works of art from private collections and museums ...

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artdaily.org
June 20, 2015
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BIZ WRK-WARDROBE 2 TB

Amy Zinck, 47, vice president at the Terra Foundation for American Art, says goodbye to her 4-year-old son Alex before heading to work at her home in Chicago. Zinc has worn a work uniform -- black pants suit with t-shirt or sweater and scarf -- for the ...

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Arizona Daily Sun
June 17, 2015
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The benefits to your brain of a 'work uniform'

"If you're worried about what you're wearing, you're not very present," said Zinck, vice president of Chicago-based Terra Foundation for American Art and director of its Paris office. Successful people have long extolled the professional virtues of having ...

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June 21, 2015
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Music of the Civil War Concert with Commentary at Newberry Library

“This is especially true of the Civil War era, which of course is a critical part of the American story. We are very grateful to the Terra Foundation for American Art, whose curatorial expertise, collection, and financial support have made it possible ...

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Examiner
February 21, 2014
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Tommy Bahama opens flagship store on Michigan Ave.

Tommy Bahama opened for business Friday at its new location on the corner of Michigan and Erie. The site is the former home of the Terra Foundation for American Art. Tommy Bahama also has a store at the shops at North Bridge, also on Michigan Avenue.

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May 2, 2013
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July Art OverView

Free. 784-2787. “American Encounters: The Simple Pleasures of Still Life” — Shown as part of a collaboration among the High Museum, the Terra Foundation for American Art & the Musee du Louvre, through Sept. 14, Crystal Bridges Museum. Free.

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Arkansas Online
June 26, 2015
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A Quiet Encounter

The exhibit is the final installment in the "American Encounters" series, consisting of works contributed by Crystal Bridges, the Louvre in Paris, the High Museum of Art in Atlanta and the Terra Foundation for American Art, the latter of which does not ...

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Arkansas Online
June 26, 2015
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Hadrien Viraben Awarded the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s 2015 Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize

The Smithsonian American Art Museum has awarded Hadrien Viraben the 2015 Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize. Viraben’s prize-winning essay, “Achille Segard Interviews Mary Cassatt: A Living Master of Impressionism, Her ...

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Press Release Point
July 23, 2015
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Q&A: Joseph Boyden on Canada’s three solitudes

The book, developed with the Terra Foundation for American Art in Chicago and the Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo, is unusual in its breadth and historic scope. Picturing the Americas: Landscape Painting from Tierra del Fuego examines two continents of ...

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Quill and Quire
July 26, 2015
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Hadrien Viraben awarded the 2015 Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize

WASHINGTON, DC.-The Smithsonian American Art Museum has awarded Hadrien Viraben the 2015 Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize. Viraben’s prize-winning essay, “Achille Segard Interviews Mary Cassatt: A Living Master of ...

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artdaily.org
July 25, 2015
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Art OverView

Free. 784-2787. "American Encounters: The Simple Pleasures of Still Life" --Shown as part of a collaboration among the High Museum, the Terra Foundation for American Art & the Musee du Louvre, through Sept. 14, Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. crystalbridges.org.

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NWA Online
July 31, 2015
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Terra Foundation Publication Grants Help Advance American Art Scholarship

John J. Curley’s book A Conspiracy of Images: Andy Warhol, Gerhard Richter, and Cold War Visuality is among this year’s recipients of Terra Foundation for American Art publication program grants. “Now in their second year, these grants support ...

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Art Fix Daily
June 26, 2013
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Wearing same outfit every day can help save your brain for work

“If you’re worried about what you’re wearing, you’re not very present,” said Zinck, vice president of Chicago-based Terra Foundation for American Art and director of its Paris office. Successful people have long extolled the professional virtues ...

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Tacoma News Tribune
June 21, 2015
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How to save your brain for work: Wear the same outfit every day

"If you're worried about what you're wearing, you're not very present," said Zinck, vice president of Chicago-based Terra Foundation for American Art and director of its Paris office. Successful people have long extolled the professional virtues of having ...

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Chicago Tribune
May 29, 2015
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Try dressing the same way for success

Her signature flourish is a scarf. “If you’re worried about what you’re wearing, you’re not very present,” said Zinck, vice president of Chicago-based Terra Foundation for American Art and director of its Paris office. Successful people have long ...

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The Detroit News
July 19, 2015
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Atlanta's High Museum contributes art to Louvre exhibit

Durand. In addition to Atlanta, the exhibit, which opened Saturday and runs through April 16, includes paintings from the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Arkansas, and Chicago’s Terra Foundation for American Art. The exhibit is called ...

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The Business Journal
January 17, 2012
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Charlotte Moorman Exhibit to Open at Northwestern in January

The exhibition is supported by major grants from the Terra Foundation for American Art and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. Additional generous support is provided by the Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation; the Alumnae of Northwestern University ...

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Northwestern University
November 6, 2015
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Hadrien Viraben awarded the 2015 Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize

WASHINGTON, DC.-The Smithsonian American Art Museum has awarded Hadrien Viraben the 2015 Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize. Viraben’s prize-winning essay, “Achille Segard Interviews Mary Cassatt: A Living Master of ...

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artdaily.org
July 25, 2015
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How to save your brain for work: Wear the same outfit every day

"If you're worried about what you're wearing, you're not very present," said Zinck, vice president of Chicago-based Terra Foundation for American Art and director of its Paris office. Successful people have long extolled the professional virtues of having ...

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Chicago Tribune
May 29, 2015
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Kellie Jones of Columbia to deliver art history's Wayne Craven Lecture

26, 2014--Kellie Jones of Columbia University will deliver the Wayne Craven Lecture, sponsored by the University of Delaware’s Department of Art History ... as scholar-in-residence at the Terra Foundation for American Art in Europe in Giverny, France.

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University of Delaware
September 26, 2014
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DLA Piper Hit With $6.9M Suit Over Chicago Property Deal

Law360, New York (February 25, 2015, 3:17 PM ET) -- The Terra Foundation for American Art has lobbed a suit against DLA Piper LLP in Illinois state court seeking $6.9 million from the firm over allegedly failing to properly protect the organization's ...

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Law 360
February 25, 2015
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Tate Appoints Alex J. Taylor as Terra Foundation Research Fellow in American Art

Tate and the Terra Foundation for American Art have announced the appointment of Alex J. Taylor as Tate's new Terra Foundation Research Fellow in American Art. "Research plays a fundamental role in Tate’s mission to increase the public’s knowledge ...

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Art Fix Daily
September 11, 2014
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Shelley Spector: Keep the Home Fires Burning

The conference is supported by a Generous Academic Program Grant from the Terra Foundation for American Art and the Center for American Art at The Philadelphia Museum of Art. For additional press information contact the press office at pressroom@ ...

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Press Zoom
March 11, 2015
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Another legal spat breaks out over Mag Mile real estate deal

The Terra Foundation for American Art sued DLA Piper, alleging the law firm botched a Magnificent Mile real estate deal, costing the foundation $6.9 million. DLA represented Terra while it was negotiating with a venture of Chicago-based Prism Development ...

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Crain's Chicago Business
February 23, 2015
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Which Chicago-Based Foundation has a Library in Paris?

The Paris Center of the Chicago-based Terra Foundation for American Art (T.F.A.A.) has a research library with 9,500 books and catalogs. This is known as the TFAA Europe Library. The collection covers American visual arts from the 18th Century to 1980 ...

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Examiner
February 28, 2014
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The Civil War in Art

Terra Foundation for American Art, Daniel J. Terra Collection 1992.27 The American ... Lincoln Speaks to Freedmen on the Steps of the Capital at Richmond, 1963. Gus Nall DuSable Museum of African American History, permanent loan from the Illinois State ...

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Gapers Block
April 12, 2012
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Hybrid Practices in the Arts, Sciences, and Technology from the 1960s to Today: An International Conference, March 10–13, 2015

Thanks to generous support from the Terra Foundation for American Art and the Kress Foundation Department of Art History at KU, this conference is free and open to the public. All presentations and sessions will be livestreamed on the conference website.

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hyperallergic.com
February 10, 2015
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Edyta Frelik is awarded the 2013 Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize

The Smithsonian American Art Museum has awarded Edyta Frelik the 2013 Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize. Frelik’s winning essay, “Ad Reinhart: Painter-as-Writer,” offers a compelling account of the conceptual and structural ...

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PR News Channel
June 5, 2013
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Newberry Library prepping major Civil War exhibit

The Chicago-based Terra Foundation for American Art also was involved in providing materials for — and helping organize — the exhibit.

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The Business Journal
September 5, 2013
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Art World Abstracts: Egon Schiele’s Punk Rock Portraits, and More!

[NYT] “The Chicago-based Terra Foundation for American Art, which funds exhibitions and research worldwide, is planning an initiative close to home. It is planning an initiative focusing on the city’s contribution to art and design from the late 19th ...

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New York Observer
October 6, 2014
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Terra Foundation for American Art's new collections head selection evinces global goals

CHICAGO, IL.-The Terra Foundation for American Art announced the appointment of Elizabeth Hutton Turner as its new Vice President of Collections and Curatorial Affairs. Turner, Vice Provost for the Arts at the University of Virginia (UVa.), will begin the ...

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artdaily.org
June 19, 2012
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Civil War Art in Chicago

It was funded and developed by the Terra Foundation for American Art. “We got started in 2009. The Terra and Newberry [Library] invited representatives from cultural organizations around the city for meetings to talk about what everyone’s plans were to ...

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Wttw Chicago Tonight
April 12, 2012
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College to Host International Symposium on “Global Encounters”

Courtesy American Antiquarian Society The College of the Holy Cross will host a three-day international symposium, “Global Encounters in Early America,” April 3-5, sponsored by the American Antiquarian Society and the Terra Foundation for American Art.

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Holy Cross
April 2, 2014
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Crystal Bridges announces 2015 exhibitions

and the Terra Foundation for American Art in Chicago. It will open at the Art Gallery of Ontario during the Pan American Games in Toronto before traveling to Crystal Bridges, and then to the Pinacoteca in São Paulo, Brazil. The Flyer focuses on free news ...

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Fayetteville Flyer
October 30, 2014
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Spreading American Art Beyond Its Borders

ELIZABETH GLASSMAN likes to call the Terra Foundation for American Art, which she heads, a “museum without walls,” but it wasn’t supposed to be that way. Before its founder, Daniel J. Terra, died in 1996, he opened not one but three museums to house ...

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New York Times
March 14, 2012
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“Willful Provincialism”: More From Williams Curator Kevin Murphy on Crystal Bridges

I feel no ill will toward Crystal Bridges, and still hope that it will develop ... Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada; and Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago].

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Arts Journal
December 1, 2014
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Five things you need to know today Edinburgh!

This exhibition is organized by the musée des impressionnismes Giverny and the Terra Foundation for American Art in collaboration with the National Galleries of Scotland and the Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza. With the generous support of the Terra Foundation ...

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the Edinburgh Reporter
October 15, 2014
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Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize

CHICAGO, IL.-The Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize recognizes excellent scholarship by a non-U.S. scholar in the field of historical American art (circa 1500—1980). The winning essay submission should advance understanding of ...

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artdaily.org
March 8, 2015
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Ritz-Carlton Residences hung up in legal battle

The developer of the 89-unit condominium tower, Chicago-based Prism Development Co., is feuding with the Terra Foundation for American Art, which owns the land under the building at 664 N. Michigan Ave. and will own retail and office space in the project ...

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Crain's Chicago Business
September 10, 2012
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Spreading American Art Beyond Its Borders

ELIZABETH GLASSMAN likes to call the Terra Foundation for American Art, which she heads, a “museum without walls,” but it wasn’t supposed to be that way. Before its founder, Daniel J. Terra, died in 1996, he opened not one but three museums to house ...

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New York Times
March 14, 2012
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Water district told to pay developer $36.4 million

Tenants should soon be able to move into the 40-story building, but the developer is still in a dispute with the building's original owner, the Terra Foundation for American Art, Gustman said. Along with 89 condos and floors for offices, a Tommy Bahama ...

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Chicago Tribune
January 19, 2013
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The Ritz-Carlton residences

One was with the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District, and the other was with the Terra Foundation for American Art, which had sold Prism the site with an agreement that the organization would be housed in part of the new building. In 2013, a judge ...

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chicagocurrent.com
May 15, 2015
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Why isn't the Ritz selling?

One was with the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District, and the other was with the Terra Foundation for American Art, which had sold Prism the site with an agreement that the organization would be housed in part of the new building. In 2013, a judge ...

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Crain's Chicago Business
May 13, 2015
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Whistler and his mother will visit Williamstown in July

WCMA will show a collection of controversial small paintings in lighter colors and fine brushstrokes, including the reclining woman on a red couch in "The Siesta," on loan from the Terra Foundation for American Art. The Clark will trace Whistler's ...

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Berkshire Eagle
May 14, 2015
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Crystal Bridges Museum Unveils 'American Encounters: The Simple Pleasures of Still Life' Exhibit

and the Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago, Ill. BENTONVILLE, AR (News release) - This week, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art unveils American Encounters: The Simple Pleasures of Still Life, the final installation in a four-part collaboration ...

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KNWA-TV
May 12, 2015
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Johnson Museum Awarded NEA Grant

The project is also supported by the Terra Foundation for American Art, the Carpenter Foundation, the Japan-U.S. Friendship Foundation, and the Atkinson Forum in American Studies at Cornell. Through its grant-making to thousands of nonprofits each ...

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May 6, 2015
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