New programs will be curated by Mr. Moran, the center's artistic director for jazz; Mason Bates, its composer in residence; the composer Chris Thile; and the choreographer Damian Woetzel.
SIR SIMON RATTLE has been announced as the new music director of the London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) and will take up his post in 2017. Sir Simon, a Briton who has been artistic director of the Berlin Philharmonic since 2002, had long...Show More Summary
“I’m living next to the Earth Room, one of Dia’s sites. Usually artists stay there. I wake up and see the Earth Room, and say good night to it, too. It’s a project that Walter De Maria built in 1977 and it’s exactly as it sounds, a space on the first floor of a building […]
Christopher Bedford, director of the Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University, has announced that computer programmer and philanthropist Peter Norton has donated 41 works created by some of today?s leading contemporary artists to the museum. Show More Summary
In this delightful short video, director Joey Garfield has a very amusing talk with the Sucklord (previously), the New York City-based artist renowned for his irreverent pop culture mashup figurines. The video was produced by Ghost Robot. via Vimeo Staff Picks
At least one more piece in the ever-shifting fashion puzzle has been filled in: Carven has finally announced its replacement for Guillaume Henry, who departed the house in October to head up Nina Ricci. In a statement today, the French brand said it has appointed two individuals, Alexis Martial and... More »
Alexis Martial and Adrien Caillaudaud fill Guillaume Henry’s shoes as new artistic directors of the womenswear collections.
Friedman Benda announces Empire of the Senseless, on view through March 28, 2015. Using Acker?s work as a jumping off point, Curator and Director Thorsten Albertz has invited six artists to use painting to reflect on their unique explorations of reality. Show More Summary
As of February 27, 2015, the Stedelijk Museum will exhibit two recently acquired works by British artist and film director Steve McQueen. The works, titled Running Thunder (2007) and Mees, After Evening Dip, New Year?s Day, 2002 (2005) were acquired in 2014 and will be displayed in a museum for the first time. Show More Summary
Nicolas Winding Refn and Liv Corfixen talk to Salon about their new documentary
Artist and activist Ai Weiwei is joining a group of star-studded directors for the latest sequel to New York, I Love You and Paris, Je t'aime. Ai is remotely directing his 6-year-old son in a short for Berlin, I Love You based on the boy's real-life separation from his father. READ MORE »
The Blade Runner sequel also officially has a director - Moviefone Serial fans will love this true-crime miniseries - HuffPost Entertainment Which artist is pulling a Taylor Swift on Spotify? - Vulture The 25 greatest moments of the Alien franchise - Hitfix 4 unwritten rules Hollywood needs to forget about - Cracked Is it the end for Dr. Show More Summary
Yeti Artist and director Isaiah Saxon has created a fantastic series of merit badges for nerdy achievements like rocketeer and surrealist. He created the badges for DIY, an online learning community for kids of which Saxon is a co-founder. Surrealist Camper Circuit Bender Painter GIFs by Isaiah Saxon via Super Punch, Boing Boing
After facing snarky reviews and fleeing audiences, one of our most controversial artistic directors breaks through The post The vindication of CanStage’s Matthew Jocelyn appeared first on Macleans.ca....
“His name might not have been on the handicappers’ shortlist, but Joseph Haj’s appointment Tuesday as artistic director of the Guthrie Theater brought waves of acknowledgment and praise. ‘He’s a huge player on the national scene – one of the finest theater artists working in America today,’ said [former NEA head of theater] Ralph Remington.”
Da dum. Da dum. We're going to need bigger washer and dryer! UK Art Director and artist Sam Gilbey was inspired by the iconic Jaws poster and decided to put together something far, far more terrifying: Chores, a poster about doing the laundry.
Joseph Haj, one of the few Arab-American artistic directors in the country, will take over at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis on July 1.
Directors Ted Pauly and Melissa Silverman have released “ALL OVER IT,” a new web series featuring the exploits of four Philly-based artists working together as a collective under the same roof.
In honor of Black History Month last week at the Apollo, director and producer Martin Shore and legendary artists celebrated the launch of Take Me To The River Education Initiative in partnership with Berklee City Music to launch anShow More Summary
Haj, currently producing artistic director of PlayMakers Rep, a resident theater company at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will take over the reins of the Minneapolis nonprofit from retiring a.d. Joe Dowling, who departs...Show More Summary