Photographs of people interacting with art and museum exhibits.
VMFA?s fall exhibition, Hollywood Costume, celebrates a century of costume design and its contribution to cinematic history in American culture. Visitors can step behind the scenes to explore the collaborations between directors, actors and costume designers that bring to life some of the most unforgettable and beloved screen characters. Show More Summary
Check out China's earliest surviving nude photo taken in 1928 by famous photographer, Lang Jingshan, whose work was on display at National Art Museum of China this past fall. The nude model, surnamed Zhang, was reportedly beaten by her father for her display. Show More Summary
07 Mar 2014-01 Jun 2014 This exhibition of precious archeological finds and preserved art and objects – many of them hidden by museum staff during the turbulent past decade...
The Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami (MOCA) present Tracey Emin: Angel without You, the first American museum exhibition dedicated to the acclaimed British artist. On view December 4, 2013, through March 9, 2014, the exhibition is the first to focus on Emin’s use of neon, a medium that has played an essential role in the development of her practice.
While I was in Flanders recently I had a chance to go to 4 museums that I think are must see experiences. Rubens House – Antwerp, Belgium The best known of […] The post 4 Must See Museums in Belgium – Art, Music and History appeared first on Amateur Traveler Travel Podcast.
Amsterdam’s Stedelijk Museum released a fun short video that tries to shed some light on the ever-occuring question what’s actually considered good art… or in this particular case art that’s good enough to score you a chance of earning a… Does Million Dollar Work Get You Into Art Academies? is a post by Fritz Radtke on Highsnobiety.
Four impressive exhibitions Museo Jumex show that the new museum in Mexico City for contemporary art is heading in the right direction. MEXICO CITY — The cultural ecology of any great city is a complex organism, its shape shifting over time. Show More Summary
"The sun of Oman shines in this museum," said National Museum of African Art Director Johnnetta B. Cole on a rainy Tuesday in Washington, D.C. "My colleagues and I at this museum are profoundly grateful to the Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center for this amazingly generous funding that will make it possible for us to tell an exceptional story."
The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco present Anders Zorn: Sweden?s Master Painter, bringing together one hundred of the artist?s oil paintings, watercolors, etchings, and sculptures. Anders Zorn (Swedish, 1860?1920) was one of theShow More Summary
ASHEVILLE, North Carolina — Esteban Vicente was a lyrical abstractionist whose work over eight decades redefines that category. A current exhibition at the Asheville Art Museum, Esteban Vicente: The Art of Interruption, takes its title from Elaine de Kooning's insight into her longtime friend's technique.
When Dylan’s Candy Bar invited Henry Hargreaves and Caitlin Levin to create artwork out of candy for a show during Art Basel Miami, the artists jumped at the chance to turn something traditional, like candy, into art. Inspired by their...Show More Summary
The Metropolitan Museum of Art in new York has a wonderful practice of periodically assembling small, non-blockbuster exhibitions of works on paper from their enormously deep collections. These often go unnoticed in the press, but can surprise and delight visitors to the museum who come across them on their way to something else in the […]
The Philadelphia Museum of Art is presenting the first solo museum exhibition in the United States devoted to Marc Newson, one of the world?s most acclaimed contemporary designers. Marc Newson: At Home includes furniture, clothing, and appliances, along with works related to transportation including a concept car and a bicycle. Show More Summary
Juan A. Sandoval II has called El Paso home for more than thirty years, during which time he has avidly developed a diverse art collection by local, national, and international artists. The El Paso Museum of Art exhibition An Expansive...Show More Summary
(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) — An Alabama museum is displaying an art collection available in only one other place: the headquarters of the Central Intelligence Agency. Birmingham’s Southern Museum of Flight opened a gallery this month featuring 16 reproductions of original artwork donated to the CIA and displayed at its building in McLean, Va. Show More Summary
Last Sunday night, on the occasion of the exhibit Chagall: Love, War, and Exile on view at the Jewish Museum, Jordan Kantor a painter and professor at California College of the Arts, hosted an intimate panel looking back at painting since the death of Chagall to the present.
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art will receive a gift of a Baroque-era masterpiece by Bernardo Strozzi from Phillipa Calnan, a former public affairs director for LACMA and the J. Paul Getty Trust, writes Christopher Knight in "Recovered Nazi-looted artwork to be donated to LACMA" for the Los Angeles Times. Show More Summary
Best known for the ubiquitous LOVE design, art lovers and critics alike are rediscovering Robert Indiana (b. 1928) as an important figure in the Pop Art movement of the 1960s and 70s. One of his most significant print projects, the Decade...Show More Summary
Connections abound in the museum's latest exhibition, which places new acquisitions alongside work from its permanent collection. It's an unusually quiet fall morning outside Los Angeles' Museum of Contemporary Art. A lone office worker...Show More Summary