New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art, home to the 2,000-year-old Temple of Dendur, plans to sell $250 million of taxable debt to finance infrastructure projects. The offering gets the highest... To view the full story, click the title link.
The Bronx Museum of the Arts and El Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes de La Habana (MNBA) have announced an unprecedented joint arts initiative that is the culmination of years of planning and collaboration. Wild Noise: Artwork from The...Show More Summary
The Dahesh Museum of Art today announced that it has selected a townhouse at 178 East 64th Street as its new headquarters and exhibition space. This coincides with the 20th Anniversary of the Dahesh, America?s only institution dedicated to collecting and exhibiting European and American academic art of the 19th and 20th centuries. Show More Summary
A new exhibition of the work of Rochester-born, Berlin-based sculptor David Adamo (American, born 1979) will open at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery on January 22. It will be the artist?s first American solo museum exhibition. Among the...Show More Summary
3 fans run into the real-life Rocky at the top of the Philadelphia Art Museum.
André Leon Talley is at work on a project very close to his heart. Per WWD, he is curating a museum show of the late Oscar de la Renta's work for the Savannah College of Art and Design, where he is a board member. Talley, who was a longtime friend... More »
Saul Degraw examines the ethics of Museum Deaccessioning and MoMa's upcoming auction of a Monet.
After its drubbing in San Francisco and subsequent relocation to Chicago, George Lucas's proposed Museum of Narrative Arts continues to face a chilly reception in Chicago. So much so that the Star Wars creator and Space Mountain copycat has lately...
The Museum Of Modern Art and the Film Society Of Lincoln Center announced the first nine films in the long-lived showcase for new work. They include Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy's winner of the Critics' Week grand prize at Cannes, which is set in a Ukrainian school for deaf and mute coeds and is told entirely in sign language, with no subtitles. Show More Summary
You might climb to the top of the Empire State Building, and never meet King Kong. Or visit Katz's Delicatessen, and never encounter Meg Ryan. But tourists who ran the iconic "Rocky" steps Saturday at the Philadelphia Museum of Art hit the movie-location jackpot, The Associated Press reported. Show More Summary
Finding legal resistance in Chicago, Lucas divulges that he's willing to take his museum elsewhere. The saga continues. After giving up on San Francisco, George Lucas chose Chicago as the site of the Museum for Narrative Art for his collection of artifacts from Hollywood history. Show More Summary
The U.S. Supreme Court dealt a blow to the Norton Simon Museum on Tuesday by refusing to review a legal ruling that has jeopardized its hold on paintings of Adam and Eve from the 1500s that have been among its most prized masterpiec...
This rich collaboration between GMHC and the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art supports artists living with AIDS and HIV. read more
illustration by Beck Tench Each summer, the Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History hosts MuseumCamp, a professional development experience that is part retreat, part unconference, part summer camp.This year, our theme is SPACE. I've been...Show More Summary
Sitting on the border of the tumultuous Soviet Union, the city of Brest, Belarus became a prime destination for art thieves looking to secret their goods across international lines, but thanks to a committed customs service, much of these artifacts are taken back by the authorities before they can ever be fenced. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art announced major gifts of art from two of its trustees — the first wave of donations timed to the museum's 50th anniversary in April.
The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco announced the acquisition of the Portrait of Charles de Verninac, by Eugène Delacroix (French, 1798?1863). This is the first painting by the artist to enter the Museums? collection, which strengthens the institution?s holdings of French Romantic paintings of the early nineteenth century. Show More Summary
Lynn Babington, Ph.D., RN, Fairfield University?s senior vice president for academic affairs, announces Linda Wolk-Simon, Ph.D., a veteran curator at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, as the new director of the Bellarmine Museum, Thomas J. Show More Summary
The Columbus Museum of Art today announced that Dominique H. Vasseur, Director of Curatorial Administration and Chief Curator, will retire on January 30. Vasseur joined CMA in 2005 as Curator of European Art. During his tenure with CMA,...Show More Summary
On Tuesday, January 20, the Fleming Museum of Art reopened for its Winter/Spring 2015 season with an exhibition featuring the mid-century photography of Europe by Burlington physician H.A. Durfee, Jr. who spent a long career in obstetrics...Show More Summary