Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: Joan Miro; Painting and Anti-Painting (1927-1937)


Federal Register: August 26, 2008 (Volume 73, Number 166)


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Public Notice 6330

Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition

Determinations: ``Joan Miro: Painting and Anti-Painting 1927-1937''

SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given of the following determinations:

Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of October 19, 1965

(79 Stat. 985; 22 U.S.C. 2459), Executive Order 12047 of March 27, 1978, the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (112

Stat. 2681, et seq.; 22 U.S.C. 6501 note, et seq.), Delegation of

Authority No. 234 of October 1, 1999, Delegation of Authority No. 236 of October 19, 1999, as amended, and Delegation of Authority No. 257 of

April 15, 2003 [68 FR 19875], I hereby determine that the objects to be included in the exhibition ``Joan Miro: Painting and Anti-Painting 1927-1937'', imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the

United States, are of cultural significance. The objects are imported pursuant to loan agreements with the foreign owners or custodians. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York, from on or about November 2, 2008, until on or about January 12, 2009, and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest. Public Notice of these Determinations is ordered to be published in the Federal Register.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For further information, including a list of the exhibit objects, contact Wolodymyr Sulzynsky, Attorney-

Adviser, Office of the Legal Adviser, U.S. Department of State

(telephone: 202/453-8050). The address is U.S. Department of State, SA- 44, 301 4th Street, SW. Room 700, Washington, DC 20547-0001.

Dated: August 15, 2008.

  1. Miller Crouch,

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Educational and Cultural

Affairs, Department of State.

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