Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces the promotions of assistant curators Manuela Well-Off-Man and Chad Alligood to curator. Additionally, Mindy Besaw has been appointed curator, joining the Crystal Bridges team in the fall from the Whitney Western Art Museum in Cody, Wyo. Show More Summary
The Museum of Contemporary Art Australia presents Annette Messager?s first retrospective exhibition in Australia. This major presentation by the internationally renowned French artist features works from the early 1970s to the present, including her large kinetic installations with mechanical and inflatable elements. Show More Summary
Last Saturday, a diverse group of art enthusiasts, collectors, gallerists, art advisors, museum professionals, and artists joined Hyperallergic for a day trip to the Hamptons.
Emily Rafferty, who has been the president of the Metropolitan Museum of Art for more than a decade, announced Thursday that she will be retiring in the spring of 2015. "With the ebb and flow of... To view the full story, click the title link.
Alex Katz’s 2012 painting Katherine and Elizabeth (Photo courtesy Gavin Brown’s Enterprise) Worried that the spindly and shape-shifting “W” of the Whitney Museum’s fledgling graphic identity will be insufficient to guide visitors to the door of its new downtown home? Alex Katz to the rescue. Show More Summary
The shame-faced US Department of Justice will take no further legal action over Egyptian mask in St Louis Art Museum after botched legal moves. Monday was the deadline for the department to ask for a rehearing of the June 12 decision by the 8th U.S. Show More Summary
This week, there are a couple of new exhibitions at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, an intimate dance performance that runs through the month, and more.
The Museum of Contemporary Art, as my colleague Christopher Knight reported over the weekend, appears to be facing a considerable gap in its exhibition schedule.
Andrea L. Rich, a dynamic, public-spirited leader who rose to the heights of academic administration at UCLA before making a controversial shift to the art world, as head of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, has died. She was 71...
MAD architects just got tapped to design Star Wars creator George Lucas' Lucas Museum of Narrative Art in Chicago, which will house everything for movie memorabilia to Norman Rockwell paintings. In collaboration with local Studio Gang, the scifi-enthused Beijing firm's...
The Cleveland Museum of Art presents The Believable Lie: Heinecken, Polke, and Feldmann, an exhibition focusing on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Show More Summary
This new addition to the Indianapolis Museum of Art?s senior leadership team will assist in building a more secure financial foundation for the institution, according to Dr. Charles L. Venable, The Melvin & Bren Simon Director and CEO of the Indianapolis Museum of Art. Show More Summary
This August, The Times Square Advertising Coalition (TSAC) and Times Square Arts, in collaboration with the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, present a reenactment of Alfredo Jaar?s iconic 1987 intervention in Times Square, A Logo for America. Show More Summary
Youngsters and other digital natives might wonder what people did for fun before video games came on the scene. The Toledo Museum of Art answers that question with Fun & Games: The Pursuit of Leisure, a new exhibition. Fun & Games has...Show More Summary
The soothing piano music and soulful singing of Marian Anderson’s “Trampin’” filled the auditorium as artist Adam Pendleton began his performance at the Museum of Modern Art.
Courtesy of Frye Art Museum Looking for Open Windows Among the Shadows of the Cocaine Envel FOR OPEN WINDOWS AMONG THE SHADOWS OF THE COCAINE ENVELOPE by Curtis Barnes Jen Graves: "Tomorrow, I get the pleasure of sitting down to talk with (listen to) veteran Seattle artist Curtis R. Show More Summary
Over the past few years, George Lucas has tried to find a home for his museum, which will house his personal collection of contemporary art and, of course, the deepest collection of Star Wars memorabilia in the world. At first, he tried his backyard, San Francisco, before choosing the city of Chicago. It turns out […]
The $65 million redesign of the plazas in front of the Metropolitan Museum of Art has staunched the rising tide of food carts that typically congregate at the foot of the institution's sweeping entrance, the New York Times reported.
Details on the building of the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art are taking shape and will enlist the expertise of a couple local architectural firms. [ more › ]
The director picks Beijing-based MAD Architects to design the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art. George Lucas has chosen Beijing-based MAD Architects to lead the design of his new museum, planned to open on 17 acres of what is currently parking space along the Chicago lakefront in 2018. Show More Summary