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Huntington's front portion of new Education and Visitor Center to open on Jan. 14, 2015

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

The front, northernmost section of the new Steven S. Koblik Education and Visitor Center will open to the public on Jan. 14, 2015, The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens announced today. The opening makes available...Show More Summary

Life returns to London's iconic Battersea Power Station

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

After 30 years of languishing by the River Thames and countless attempts to revive it, London's iconic Battersea Power Station is finally coming to life as part of one of the biggest regeneration projects in the world. "We are definitely...Show More Summary

Major exhibition examining the Italian Renaissance through arts patronage by rival religious orders opens

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Sanctity Pictured: The Art of the Dominican and Franciscan Orders in Renaissance Italy, a groundbreaking exhibition of Italian art produced between 1250 and 1550. Conceived and organizedShow More Summary

Howard Greenberg Gallery opens concurrent exhibitions of photographs by Bruce and Anna Mia Davidson

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

A rare look at Bruce Davidson?s color photography is on view from October 30 ? December 6, 2014, at Howard Greenberg Gallery. Bruce Davidson: In Color includes nearly 30 images dating from 1957-2004. The exhibition coincides with the publication of a new book from Steidl, entitled In Color by Bruce Davidson. Show More Summary

Anatomy of a Phenomenon: Peter Stichbury's third exhibition with Tracy Williams Ltd. opens in New York

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Tracy Williams, Ltd. announces Anatomy of a Phenomenon, Peter Stichbury?s third exhibition with the gallery. The show is titled after the computer scientist and astronomer Jacques Vallée?s 1965 book, investigating and appraising data collected on unidentified aerial phenomena from 1947 until 1964. Show More Summary

Herakleidon Museum celebrates 10th anniversary with the opening of a new space

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

The Herakleidon Museum is celebrating its tenth anniversary with the opening of a new space for art and culture. Known for its permanent collections of works by M.C. Escher and V. Vasarely, as well as its educational programs that bridge...Show More Summary

'14-18: The War in Pictures, Bruges at War' on view at the Stadshallen

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Exactly 100 years after the German invasion of Bruges, the city is commemorating the Great War with three exhibitions. This global conflict is being shown both within its Bruges context as well as its international framework, from both historical and artistic perspectives. Show More Summary

Exhibition of new work by Brian Rutenberg opens at Forum Gallery

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

The cascade of glistening color that exemplifies Brian Rutenberg?s painting is fully present in his exhibition of new work, Saltwater, on view at Forum Gallery from October 30 ? December 6, 2014. The 16 oil paintings in this show are...Show More Summary

Exhibition of works by Alexander Kaletski opens at Mary Boone Gallery

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

On 30 October 2014, Mary Boone Gallery, in cooperation with Anna Zorina Gallery, opened at its Fifth Avenue location Red Carpet, an exhibition of works by Alexander Kaletski. This new body of work captures the artist?s unique peripheral perspective on an American culture fueled by celebrities, fame and red carpet iconicity. Show More Summary

Daily Inspiration #1909

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want to participate and share your graphic design inspiration, You can submit your imagesShow More Summary

A. Lange & Sohne Platinum Tourbillon wristwatch could tick to $250,000+ in Heritage Timepiece Auction

6 hours agoArts : Artdaily

An extremely fine and rare A. Lange & Söhne Glashütte Ref. 701.005 Platinum Tourbillon "Pour le Mérite" wristwatch, No. 42 of a limited edition of 50 examples made in 1996, is expected to bring $250,000+ when it crosses the block as the top lot in Heritage Auctions' Watches & Fine Timepieces Signature Auction, Nov. Show More Summary

Archaeology in Houston? Uncovering Memorial Park’s History

6 hours agoArts / Museums : Beyond Bones

Did you know that the US Army set up camp on the banks of Buffalo Bayou — where Houston’s beloved Memorial Park is today? Yes, Camp Logan was built as an emergency training center in World War I built in … Continue reading ?

Colley Whisson YouTube demo videos

Well known Auatralian painter Colley Whisson, who I wrote about in 2011, has for some time been posting short demo videos of his painting process on YouTube. These are quite short, roughly 3-4 minutes, and each briefly cover the process of a particular small painting. The videos are not professionally produced, and the audio, in […]

Photographer’s Patents for Event Photos Declared Invalid

While another form of intellectual property, patents are different than copyrights. In the United States, a patent is an intellectual property right granted by the government “to exclude others from making, using, offering for sale,Show More Summary

Organizer of criticized World Wide Art Fair: 'We made mistakes'

7 hours agoArts : Culture Monster

In a universe where talk about art seems to revolve around auction records and sold-out solo shows, it can come as a bracing bucket of ice water when things don't go quite so well. Case in point: the World Wide Art Fair, staged at the Los Angeles Convention Center Oct. 16-19. 

Candid Kitchen: 1910

From around 1910 comes this 3x5 glass plate that Shorpy found in a drawer. Two people just minding their business who find themselves staring into the ravenous maw of the Internet. Names, location, photographer unknown. View full si...

Ink Dot Prints Mandala Project

I recently collaborated with a group of artists and ill […]

Sistine Chapel gets new lighting, air conditioning systems

8 hours agoArts : Culture Monster

As the Book of Genesis recounts: "God said, 'Let there be light.' And there was light."

Bouquet

8 hours agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

“As I Remember It” Carmen de Lavallade Terrace Theatre The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Washington, DC October 29, 2014 by George Jackson © 2014 by George Jackson Watching a beautiful woman is always a pleasure! Carmen de Lavallade walks with a pride that she sometimes winks at. Show More Summary

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