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Called the most important American art show in the 20th century.

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The 1913 Armory show in New York City introduced Mo dern Art to the American public. It was a controversial sensation\, the vis ionary echo’s of which are still heard today.

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Amongst the Artists introduced to many in America for the first time\, Picasso\, Munch \, Duchamp\, Van Gogh\, Kandinsky were two Rocklanders that produced and pa rticipated in the organization and one young artist who\, selling his first painting at this show started a journey that would make him one of the mos t loved and iconic of American artists’ Edward Hopper.

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Ma rk Waller\, dealer\, historian\, author\, and director of Gallery Moderne i n Piermont New York will give a presentation at the Hopper House\, Nyack on the 100th anniversary of the opening day. It will give a brief outline of the show\, its beginnings and an insight to the important roll p layed by these Rocklanders.

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DTEND:20130215T210000 DTSTAMP:20140920T015917 DTSTART:20130215T190000 GEO:41.093285;-73.918106 LOCATION:Edward Hopper House Art Center\,82 North Broadway \nNyack\, NY 109 60 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:The legendary Armory Show\, 100 Years on… Rockland’s roll in it UID:250291 END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR