Oh, boy-o. Ideas City, the New Museum's all-things-city conference returns, and it seems to have scattered away most other art events for the weekend. That, or everyone else is really excited about going to the beach. For those of us...Show More Summary
Still Life with Cake, Raphaelle Peale In the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Use zoom or download links under image. Texture. Yummy, yummy texture!
Images courtesy of Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit Every single day for the past six years, painter Rob Pruitt has taken 15 minutes to craft a tricolor portrait of President Obama on a different 2' x 2' panel. The expansive collection...Show More Summary
Ever since we’d first been brought as youngster to a museum or an exhibit, the very first rule seared into our consciousness is “DO NOT TOUCH THE ART” — quite often, accompanied with an image of stern eyes glaring at you from behind a security visor. However, the Prado museum in Spain has opened a […]
A trio of art activists has filed a federal lawsuit against New York City claiming their First-Amendment rights were violated during a protest last year outside the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Two hours west of the Atlanta airport is a five story, state of the art monument of glass, steel and concrete generally considered to be the finest motorcycle museum in the world. Designed by its founder, George Barber, to draw visitors...Show More Summary
Directors? Cut: Selections from the Maine Art Museum Trail presents art from Maine?s most-renowned museums?bringing the best art Maine has to offer together for the first time. The exhibition is on view at the Portland Museum of Art from May 21, 2015 through September 20, 2015. Show More Summary
As small, family-run businesses are gradually disappearing, swallowed up by conglomerates of mega-industries and chains, the exhibition "Work Environments" sends its artists to experience and work in "non-artistic" settings. Work environments...Show More Summary
2015 marks the 125th anniversary of Vincent van Gogh?s death (1853-1890). This occasion is being commemorated in over 30 locations throughout Europe under the title: ?Van Gogh 2015: 125 years of inspiration?. The Dutch Museum of Lithography...Show More Summary
flemishgarden: Pieter Brueghel the Younger - Return from the Inn after 1616 Oil and tempera on wood Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
DETROIT — Entering the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit for Rob Pruitt’s new exhibition, the viewer is enticed immediately by a meticulous grid of President Obama–themed, patriotic-colored paintings.
Pierre Huyghe’s new work at the Met resembles both a natural history museum display and a land art installation. The French conceptual artist displaced some of the rooftop terrace’s paving stones, …
The San Diego Museum of Art welcomes an exhibition from acclaimed contemporary Chinese artist Pan Gongkai, on view through February 2016. The exhibition includes six stunning new paintings, created specifically for The San Diego Museum of Art from the artist?s studio in Beijing. Show More Summary
The Rubin Museum of Art announces its newest exhibition, ?Collecting Paradise: Buddhist Art of Kashmir and its Legacies,? on view through October 19, 2015. This visually arresting exhibition explores the exceptional artistic tradition of Kashmir, a region extending between present-day Pakistan, India, and China. Show More Summary
All eyes were on the Metropolitan Museum of Art for the Met Gala 2015 earlier this month as Sarah Jessica Parker, Rihanna, Cher and Beyonce took to the red carpet with some remarkable looks embodying the theme, China: Through the Looking Glass. The Anna Wintour Costume Center’s highly anticipated exhibition of the same name, China: Through […]
Gazelli Art House announces its first solo exhibition of multi-award-winning photographic artist Alinka Echeverría. Following Echeverría?s first solo museum exhibition in the United States, South Searching encompasses four separate bodies of work seen together for the very first time. Show More Summary
Pin it Want to know what happened on this week's Game of Thrones, but know it's probably pretty NSFW? Los Angeles' J. Paul Getty Museum has you covered. They're recapping this season using Medieval art. You can follow along on theirShow More Summary
“They were charged with unlawful posting of advertisements for projecting images critical of Koch and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Even someone who’s not a lawyer can tell that there are two problems with that charge. The statute defines ‘posting’ as sticking to something. Images and projections don’t stick, and no advertisements were involved.”
Granola guy #1: So what did you do last night? Granola guy #2: I watched Rain Man and What’s Eating Gilbert Grape? with Cara. It was Oscarworthy-portrayals-of-the-mentally-challenged movie night. –Metropolitan Museum of Art
Brad and Angelina were there when, in 2009, the LA Museum of Contemporary Art, threw a party that saw Lady Gaga sing on a Damien Hirst-customized, pink grand piano.