The National Gallery has acquired the archive of art dealers Thomas Agnew & Sons Ltd following the firm?s decision to close its Albemarle Street gallery in 2013. The archive, which dates back to the 1850s, consists of detailed stockbooks,...Show More Summary
"Watch her" and "A Month in the Country" The National Ballet of Canada Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts Toronto, Canada February 26, 2014 By Denise Sum Copyright © by Denise Sum 2014 Thanks to its British roots, and Alexander...Show More Summary
Two art exhibitions open at Cleethorpes Discovery Centre on Saturday, March 1, both showcasing the region’s scenery, but in very different ways. Photographer and filmmaker Iain Gray captures the landscape of the area in macro form in his exhibition titled Smaller Worlds. Originally from Lincolnshire and a former Grimsby student, he took inspiration for his artwork […]
Creative agency Uniform has designed an interactive donations box for Dundee Contemporary Arts Centre, based on research that suggests increasing visitor engagement could boost donation revenue at free venues.
In 2009 the Aberystwyth Arts Centre opened an award-winning complex of 18 creative studios with hree set aside as space for a rolling programme of artists in residence.
From James Gallagher of the BBC: Mathematicians were shown “ugly” and “beautiful” equations while in a brain scanner at University College London. The same emotional brain centres used to appreciate art were being activated by “beautiful” maths. The researchers suggest there may be a neurobiological basis to beauty. The likes of Euler’s identity or the […]
Thrilled to hear that David Lan, head of the Young Vic, has been appointed advisor to the embryonic arts centre that is supposed to rise on the site of the 9/11 attacks. The New York Times, which breaks the appointment, fails to share much of David’s track record at the Vic. Downwind from the snazzy […]
The Little Radio Mermaid County Wicklow Arts Centre Bray, Ireland February 6, 2013 There were hymns, ancient folk tunes, a Gaelic anthem, pop songs and TV themes, all delivered with the joie de vivre of those performing not for an audience, but for their own pleasure--and that was just the Welsh ru...
Arnolfini Centre for the Contemporary Arts in Bristol announced the appointment of Kate Brindley as its Interim Director. She will take up post on 1 April 2014. Kate is an experienced and respected visual arts professional whose career has been characterised by her curatorial and leadership skills. Show More Summary
Last night saw Belfast’s The Crescent Arts Centre play host to a very special screening of the classic German horror title, The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, complete with a live score courtesy of Dublin based instrumental ensemble, 3epkano. Show More Summary
The Citadel Arts Centre, St Helens Andy Fairweather Low and The Low Riders Saturday 8th March 2014, 7.30pm Tickets from £20 Andy Fairweather Low of ‘Amen Corner’ fame has rocked with some of the biggest names in the music industry over the past 40 years. Join him and The Low Riders Band for an evening […]
One of the world's best-known skateboarding spots has been saved from demolition after a campaign by London skaters that was backed by mayor Boris Johnson. The Southbank arts centre announced plans last March to fund a new £120 million...Show More Summary
The sixth edition of India Art Fair, India?s premier fair for modern and contemporary art, concluded yesterday after a buoyant four day run at the NSIC Exhibition Centre in New Delhi. With 96% of exhibitors reporting good sales, andShow More Summary
05 Feb-09 Jun Contemporary art takes centre stage this season at the Art Gallery of NSW, with a stellar line-up of exhibitions from artists at the cutting edgeof art...
If Christie’s debut auction in Mumbai last month is any indication, buyers are flocking towards Indian art as investors shake off the remnants of an economic downturn.
The Citadel Arts Centre, St Helens The Blues Band Friday 21st February 2014, 7.30pm Tickets £20/£18 Solid tradition, musical showmanship; the finest bluesmen in Europe. Paul Jones ~ Dave Kelly ~ Rob Townsend ~ Gary Fletcher ~ Tom McGuinness Over 20 albums and 35 years have passed since1979, when Paul Jones and Tom McGuinness expected […]
Art Basel announced today details of its second edition in Hong Kong, taking place Thursday, May 15, to Sunday, May 18, 2014 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). The Hong Kong show of Art Basel, whose Lead Partner is UBS, will feature 245 premier galleries, from 39 countries and territories. Show More Summary
A year ago, Seattle Art Museum’s ads shouted “Women are taking over!” as it presented Elles, an exhibition of female artists from Paris’s Centre Pompidou. Galleries jumped in with shows of women artists and talks about gender. Did any of it matter?... KEEP READING > >
Camden Arts Centre presents a solo exhibition of work by Swedish artist Nina Canell (b.1979). Canell's practice questions the certainty of sculpture, giving substance to the intangible and lightness to the physical. Nina Canell: Near Here opened at Camden Arts Centre on 17 January 2014 and admission is free. Show More Summary
A group of young local artists in Caernarfon have eamed up for an exhibition which showcases urban art. Happy Medium was originally formed locally in the Bangor and Caernarfon area, but recently branched out to include artists with similar ideas and interests from all over the world.