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University Museums at Iowa State University's Brunnier Art Museum opens 2014 fall exhibitions

last weekArts : Artdaily

Brunnier Art Museum, part of University Museums at Iowa State University, is opening the new 2014 fall exhibitions. The new exhibitions include: ? N. C. Wyeth?s America in the Making: 75th Anniversary ? After ?America in the Making?Show More Summary

The Fondation Louis Vuitton Art Museum in France Opens This October

Eight years after Bernard Arnaud, chairman of LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, first announced the project, the Fondation Louis Vuitton art museum will finally open its doors on October 27. Located west of Paris in the Bois de Boulogne...Show More Summary

'The Real and Fantastic World of Charles E. Burchfield' opens at the Brandywine River Museum of Art

last weekArts : Artdaily

The vibrant, visionary landscapes of Charles Burchfield (1893-1976), one of the leading American artists of the 20th century, are featured in a major exhibition of more than 50 paintings on view at the Brandywine River Museum of Art from August 23 through November 16, 2014. Show More Summary

Roaring Twenties exuberance and Depression era extravagance on view at the Snite Museum of Art

last weekArts : Artdaily

Experience the exuberance of the Roaring Twenties as well as Depression era extravagance by viewing four classic automobiles on view throughout the 2014 Notre Dame football season. Manufactured within the American heartland?Detroit,Show More Summary

Mathieu Mercier?s first exhibition in a Swiss museum opens at Kunstmuseum St. Gallen

last weekArts : Artdaily

Lamps, furniture, bicycles, typography, museum plinths: Mathieu Mercier?s artistic creation moves masterfully between the categories of art and everyday culture, reflecting the concepts of twentieth-century Western culture, particularly those of the modern age, in the area of conflict between architecture, design and art. Show More Summary

Chef Shuffles: Paley Moves On, Sible Moves Up To Executive Chef of Garage Bar

last weekNews : The Newsroom

21c Museum Hotels, the award-winning boutique hotel, contemporary art museum and restaurant group, announced today that Richard Sible has been promoted to Executive Chef of Garage Bar. Sible, a native of Louisville Ohio, has been chef de cuisine at Garage Bar since he joined the restaurant shortly...

First significant exhibition in the Philadelphia area by local fine art photographer Wendy Paton opens

last weekArts : Artdaily

The James A. Michener Art Museum announces the opening of Wendy Paton | Nuit Blanche, a photographic series by award-winning, internationally renowned and local fine art photographer Wendy Paton on August 23. The Bette & Nelson Pfundt...Show More Summary

Juried exhibition of self-published photobooks opening at Phoenix Art Museum

last weekArts : Artdaily

The INFOCUS Juried Exhibition of Self-Published Photobooks will be at Phoenix Art Museum from August 23 to September 28, 2014. It explores the ways photographic artists are using newly available commercial technologies to self-publish photobooks. Show More Summary

Olafur Eliasson, Riverbed

last weekOdd : Kottke.org

New work from Olafur Eliasson: he installed a riverbed in the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Denmark. Tags: art museums Olafur Eliasson

Admission to the Corcoran Gallery of Art is now free

last weekArts : Arts Post

View Photo Gallery —The contested merger of the National Gallery of Art and George Washington University with The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington’s oldest private art museum, was resolved when a D.C. superior judge affirmed the merger. Now that the deal between the Corcoran Gallery of Art, the National Gallery of Art and George Washington […]

Top 10 Art and Design Bookstores Around the World

For lovers of art and design, a travel itinerary should always include a good bookstore among its listings of local museums and art galleries. After all, a great bookstore is often a destination unto itself. Here are of ten of the most...Show More Summary

MOMA Reframes Christina's World

Peter Perez, Foreman of the frame shop at the Museum of Modern Art, discusses the thinking he brought to the reframing of Andrew Wyeth's 1948 painting "Christina's World." (Link to video)

Olafur Eliasson Creates ‘Riverbed’ in Denmark’s Louisiana Museum of Modern Art

Presenting his first ever solo show, Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson has just opened a series of works at Denmark’s Louisiana Museum of Modern Art. Three site-specific works are housed in the museum, including Riverbed, which sits… Olafur Eliasson Creates ‘Riverbed’ in Denmark’s Louisiana Museum of Modern Art is a post by Marta Sundac on Highsnobiety.

Off the wall

What a surprisingly unenlightened bunch the folks who run the Whitney Museum of Art turned out to be! When a “blood artist” named Istvan Kantor painted a large red “X” on a gallery wall in their temple of American culture, they had security turn the man over to cops, who deposited him in a mental ward for evaluation.

How Artists Got a Flock of Extinct Birds to Invade a Museum

Sayler/Morris and Elizabeth Kolbert, Eclipse (2014). Video Projection, 7:03. Courtesy the artists and Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art. At one time, there were more passenger pigeons than people. A lot more. And they hung out together. Show More Summary

Art and Craft (Trailer)

Art and Craft is a documentary about Mark Landis. For 30 years, Mark forged hundreds of paintings. But instead of earning fame or fortune, Mark would pretend to be a philanthropist and donate his forgeries to museums.

See an Entire Muddy River Bed Transplanted Inside an Art Museum

If you've ever been to the Louisiana Museum in Denmark, you know it's one of the most dramatic museum locations around: Perched on a rocky cliff above Øresund, looking out over the ocean, it's easy to find yourself staring out to sea instead of at the art. Now, Olafur Eliasson has brought the landscape inside the museum. Read more...

Brutal Honesty

"This afternoon we will be going to the art museum. It will be the first taste of fine culture many of you will have experienced. So by all means, goof off, wise-guy around, and learn nothing. Remain ignorant!" - Remarks by one of my high school English teachers. He was a great instructor. We all loved him.

Jeff Koons exhibition at Whitney Museum is vandalized

A small section of the Jeff Koons retrospective exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American Art was vandalized Wednesday, but no works of art were damaged, according to the New York museum.

LACMA Is the First Museum to Join Snapchat

last weekArts : Hyperallergic

Social media has become a staple of museum communications plans, so we weren't surprised to learn that the Los Angeles County Museum of Art became the first museum to join the Venice Beach–based social network last month.

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