Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

All Blogs / Arts / Popular


Bill Cosby performance goes on as scheduled in Florida on Friday night

yesterdayArts : Arts Post

Melbourne, Florida - Around 6:42 p.m. Friday night, a lone protester arrived at King Center for the Performing Arts to speak out against comedian Bill Cosby. “I strongly feel Mr. Cosby should stay at home,” said Julie Lemaitre, as a scrum of TV cameramen ran to capture her slow walk through the center’s traffic circle. […]

Christie's announces sale of modern, surrealist & post-war works by top artists

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

Christie?s announced an outstanding group of 24 Modern and Surrealist works presenting Reality and Surreality : A Twentieth Century Dialogue, which will be auctioned across The Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale and Art of the Surreal Evening Sale on 4 February 2015 in London. Show More Summary

Creating Community Space Inside a Dumpster

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

Of all the places to set up an "inflatable classroom" and community event space, a dumpster seems among the most improbable.

New York-based artist, writer and publisher Paul Chan awarded the Hugo Boss Prize 2014

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

Last night the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation and Hugo Boss announced Paul Chan as the recipient of the Hugo Boss Prize 2014. The festive award ceremony took place at the Guggenheim Museum in New York. The international jury comprised...Show More Summary

Native American pottery from the Bruce Museum?s Collection on view in Greenwich

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

Over the course of its more than 100-year history, the Bruce Museum has acquired a noteworthy collection of Native American pottery, including pieces created by the legendary potter Maria Martinez and her family. A special exhibition showcasing the Bruce Museum?s collection, along with vessels from other museums, will open on November 22. Show More Summary

New-York Historical Society presents evocative and moving images by Annie Leibovitz

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

The New-York Historical Society celebrates a renowned photographer?s creative eye and unique cultural perspective in Annie Leibovitz: Pilgrimage. On view at New-York Historical from November 21, 2014 through February 22, 2015, this is the final stop on the national tour of Pilgrimage, organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Show More Summary

Rescued Nazi-looted items to be sold in Bonhams Fine European Ceramics and Glass Sale

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

Several items with chequered pasts are to be offered in the Fine European Ceramics and Glass sale on the 26th of November in Bonhams New Bond Street salerooms. These pieces - and many others like them - have, in recent years, been re-discovered...Show More Summary

Bonhams to offer extremely rare hand-colored Renaissance festival book

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

The Fine Books and Manuscripts auction on December 10 at Bonhams New York will be anchored by a fine selection of color-plate books that cross several genres. These books are large, luxury volumes illustrated with original engravings and lithographs, sometimes printed in color, but more often painstakingly colored by hand. Show More Summary

Nassau County Museum of Art presents its first exhibition devoted to Chinese art

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

China Then and Now brings together exemplary Chinese works of art from the classical, early modern and contemporary periods. The exhibition explores three millennia of one of the world?s most important artistic traditions from the perspective of American collectors on Long Island, such as Childs and Frances Frick and Dr. Show More Summary

New York-based artist John Messinger opens his first solo exhibition at UNIX Gallery

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

UNIX Gallery presents New York-based artist John Messinger in his first solo exhibition, We Dream Alone. Messinger (b. 1984) received his Bachelor?s degree in Photojournalism from the College of Communication at Boston University and his MFA from the School of Visual Arts in New York. Show More Summary

Avery Singer's first institutional solo exhibition opens at Kunsthalle Zurich

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

The technically and iconographically striking paintings of Avery Singer (born in 1987, lives and works in New York) thwart our visual expectations. At an initial glance, they resist a clear classification of painting or printing processes. Show More Summary

The Spectacle of Prints: Christie's announces highlights rom its December Print Sales

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

Christie?s announced the sale of Old Master Prints, to take place on Wednesday, 3 December at King Street. Comprising 117 lots, the sale offers a remarkable array of rare works by the most acclaimed masters of printmaking, including Albrecht Dürer, Rembrandt van Rijn, Giovanni Battista Piranesi and Francisco de Goya. Show More Summary

Medals soar at Spink auction

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

On 20th of November 2014, Spink London held an auction of historically important Orders, Decorations, Campaign Medals and Militaria. The auction, comprised of 500 Lots, generated significant interest in a number of important medals and medal groups which resulted in remarkable prices. Show More Summary

Out of Knowhere: A series of new works by Doze Green on view at Jonathan Levine Gallery

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

Jonathan LeVine Gallery presents Out of Knowhere, a series of new works by New York-born, California-based artist Doze Green, in what is his fifth solo exhibition at the gallery. In a 2014 New York Times article, David Gonzalez described Green as: ?a graffiti artist turned b-boy who fuses both elements into his current visual work. Show More Summary

First UK solo gallery exhibition of groundbreaking Dutch artist Willem de Rooij opens at Arnolfini

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

Arnolfini presents the first UK solo gallery exhibition of groundbreaking Dutch artist Willem de Rooij this autumn. The show features a politically-charged photographic work and a new installation that explores themes of individuality and how single objects can carry multiple layers of meaning. Show More Summary

Bharti Kher unveils a new ensemble of sculptures at Hauser & Wirth Zürich

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

For her first exhibition at Hauser & Wirth Zürich, Bharti Kher unveils a new ensemble of sculptures that have been growing in her studio over the last few years. In line with earlier studio practice, Kher assembles, juxtaposes and transforms found objects that are witness to their own histories. Show More Summary

Park Seo-Bo's first solo exhibition in Paris on view at Galerie Perrotin

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

Galerie Perrotin, Paris presents the first solo exhibition in Paris dedicated to Park Seo-Bo, a major figure in Korean painting and founding member of the Dansaekhwa monochrome movement. Curated by Kim Yongdae, former Director of Daegu Art Museum, the exhibition presents 40 paintings from the ?Ecriture? series, created between 1974 and 2014. Show More Summary

Chto Delat's 'Time Capsule: Artistic Report on Catastrophes and Utopia' opens at the Secession

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

Chto Delat?s exhibition Time Capsule. Artistic Report on Catastrophes and Utopia combines a complex environment centered around the sculpture A Resurrected Soldier and the film The Excluded. In a Moment of Danger (both 2014) with anShow More Summary

Great Balls of Ire: Oil Company Rips Off Brooklyn Artist

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

An advertising campaign for Shell featuring giant red balls has one Brooklyn artist feeling blue.

American Art Auction at Bonhams sees robust results

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

Strong and steady bidding at the American Art auction at Bonhams New York drew nearly $4.3 million in sales. Highlights of the afternoon include: · The sale of George Bellows? Two Women, 1924, one of the last figural works by the prominent early 20th century American artist, which sold for $1,265,000. Show More Summary

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC