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Sunset in East Bay - Wallpaper of the Week

17 hours agoArts / Graphic Design : Abduzeedo

The wallpaper of this week is a photograph I took last week on my way home. It's been little over a month since I moved from San Francisco to Oakland and I cannot seem to get tired of the beautiful sunsets during my evening commute.Show More Summary

First exhibition in the UK to examine Rubens? influence on art history opens in London

19 hours agoArts : Artdaily

The Royal Academy of Arts presents the first major exhibition in the UK to examine Rubens? influence on art history. Rubens and His Legacy: Van Dyck to Cézanne is an exploration of the artistic legacy of Peter Paul Rubens (1577?1640), the most influential of Flemish painters. Show More Summary

Jane Wilson, painter of luminous landscapes, dies at the age of 90 in New York

19 hours agoArts : Artdaily

DC Moore Gallery mourns the loss of Jane Wilson, whose sixty-year career established her as one of the leading landscape painters of the postwar era. Wilson died on January 13, 2015 in New York. She was 90. Wilson?s most recent exhibition...Show More Summary

Works by Leonardo da Vinci on display in Arizona for the first time

19 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Leonardo da Vinci?s Codex Leicester and the Power of Observation opened at Phoenix Art Museum on January 24, 2015. The exhibition is focused around the Codex Leicester?comprised of 18 double-page and double-sided sheets (72 pages total). Show More Summary

Sotheby's London announces dedicated Surrealist Art Evening Sale on 3rd February 2015

19 hours agoArts : Artdaily

On 3rd February 2015, Sotheby?s London will present masterworks of Surrealist Art in a dedicated Evening sale which will stand alongside the Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale. The market for Surrealist Art has continued to grow...Show More Summary

The Morgan exhibits the final works of Italian draftsman and classicist Giovanni Battista Piranesi

19 hours agoArts : Artdaily

In 1777, the great Italian draftsman and printmaker Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720-1778) visited the haunting and majestic archaeological site of Paestum on the Gulf of Salerno, about 60 miles south of Naples. A Greek colony dating to circa 600 B.C., Paestum had long been abandoned when it was rediscovered in the eighteenth century. Show More Summary

Ganzeer's first solo exhibition in the United States on view at Leila Heller Gallery

19 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Leila Heller Gallery announces ?All-American By Ganzeer?, the first solo exhibition in the United States of Ganzeer on view from January 16 ? February 21, 2015 at 568 West 25th Street. ?All-American By Ganzeer? is curated by Dr. Shiva Balaghi, one of the world?s foremost scholars of contemporary art from the Middle East. Show More Summary

'Staged, Performed, Manipulated' opens at the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art

19 hours agoArts : Artdaily

The Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art at Cornell University presents Staged, Performed, Manipulated, on view January 24 through June 7, 2015. This exhibition was curated by Andrea Inselmann, curator of modern and contemporary art & photography at the Johnson Museum, and supported in part by the Ames Exhibition Endowment. Show More Summary

Immediate Female: An interdisciplinary group exhibition opens at Judith Charles Gallery

19 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Judith Charles Gallery presents Immediate Female; an interdisciplinary group exhibition featuring more than 20 artists based in New York City. Works by these artists and their collective presentation expand our understanding of contemporary art by questioning the usual categories of art and art-making. Show More Summary

The Contemporary Austin presents first ever exhibition of works by Tom Sachs in Texas

19 hours agoArts : Artdaily

From January 24 through April 19, The Contemporary Austin presents an immersive and interactive exhibition of assemblages, sculptures, objects, and audio installations by New York-based artist Tom Sachs. Titled Boombox RetrospectiveShow More Summary

'Orchids: Interlocking Science and Beauty' opens at the Smithsonian Gardens and the U.S. Botanic Garden

19 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Smithsonian Gardens and the U.S. Botanic Garden opened the 20th annual orchid exhibition, ?Orchids: Interlocking Science and Beauty,? at the Smithsonian?s National Museum of Natural History Jan. 24. The exhibition explores the connections...Show More Summary

Exhibition of Modern and Postwar Art opens at the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum

19 hours agoArts : Artdaily

?From Picasso to Fontana ? Collecting Modern and Postwar Art in the Eisendrath Years, 1960-1968? Exhibition at Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum

Carlos Bunga & Olivier Mosset exhibit at Christopher Grimes Gallery

19 hours agoArts : Artdaily

This exhibition highlights the juxtaposition of two divergent artistic approaches to painting and challenges the viewer to examine their understanding of the medium: from Mosset?s two dimensional wall murals to Bunga?s three dimensional...Show More Summary

Capitain Petzel announces the first exhibition with Israeli artist Yael Bartana

19 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Capitain Petzel announces the first exhibition with Israeli artist Yael Bartana. The show marks the Berlin debut of her film True Finn, which is presented together with Inferno. In Inferno, Yael Bartana films the inauguration of a grand temple, the destruction of it, and the worship of its debris. Show More Summary

The 1970s are Reborn at the Currier Museum of Art

19 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Imagine paintings that look so real that you feel you can walk into the canvas and back in time, or sculptures so lifelike that you want to reach out and become part of the scene. Still Life: 1970s Photorealism, on view at the Currier...Show More Summary

Michael Dean's first exhibition in the Netherlands opens at De Appel arts centre

19 hours agoArts : Artdaily

De Appel arts centre is presenting the first solo exhibition in The Netherlands by the British artist Michael Dean, entitled Qualities of Violence. Dean is exhibiting his latest works in consoles designed in response to the exhibition spaces. Show More Summary

Auschwitz survivors relive atrocities, 70 years on

20 hours agoArts : Artdaily

The piercing screams of a woman electrocuted on a barbed wire fence, children sent to the gas chambers and the constant threat of death: Auschwitz survivors recall life in the world's most notorious death camp with remarkable clarity. Show More Summary

Documentary Fortnight 2015: MoMA's International Festival of nonfiction film and media

20 hours agoArts : Artdaily

MoMA presents Documentary Fortnight 2015: MoMA?s International Festival of Nonfiction Film and Media, the 14th annual showcase of recent documentary film that examines the relationship between contemporary art and nonfiction practices and reflects on new areas of documentary filmmaking, from February 13 through 27, 2015. Show More Summary

Ryder Ripps' first solo exhibition with Postmasters Gallery opens in New York

20 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Ryder Ripps' first solo exhibition, titled Ho, opened on January 24th at Postmasters Gallery in New York. The show features large scale oil paintings, portraits once removed, derived from the Instagram of model Adrianne Ho (300,000 followers). Show More Summary

Exhibition at De La Warr Pavilion features over 200 original illustrations from Ladybird books

20 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Ladybird By Design at De La Warr Pavilion presents over 200 original illustrations from Ladybird books between the late 1950s to the early 1970s. Focusing on the world in which the reader lived, the exhibition features selections from series including People At Work, Shopping With Mother, Science, Nature, Well Loved Tales and Key Words. Show More Summary

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