SUMMARY Detroit is the largest city in the state of Michigan and was one of the most powerful industrial centres in the country. Hosting Ford, Chrysler and General Motors headquarters, the city had a huge metropolitan area which attracted workers who stablished there on the rise of industrialization. Show More Summary
Platform for Change’s latest – and perhaps last – panel event was hosted last night by Mark Carruthers in the Crescent Arts Centre. Around 40 people attended the session with its bizarrely worded title: Political Inertia to a Flourishing Society – How? The six panellists from centre-ground parties made four minute opening statements before the more...
As part of its bi-annual auction of Contemporary Art on 3 and 4 December 2014, Sotheby?s France will offer eleven works in support of Le Magasin in Grenoble, one of the largest and most important centres for contemporary art in France. Show More Summary
Five organisations will share in more than $960,000 in 2015 Key Arts Organisation Funding through the ACT Arts Fund, Minister for the Arts Joy Burch announced today. “Ausdance ACT, Belconnen Arts Centre, Ainslie and Gorman Arts Centres, Megalo Print Studio and Gallery and Warehouse Circus will receive funding through the Key Arts Organisation category,” Ms Burch [...]
Since its official opening in October 2013, CCA Singapore is strengthening its position as a regional arts centre with an international perspective by bringing together exhibitions and residencies of established artists who had shown...Show More Summary
This week a new space for art, technology and science opens in Birmingham city centre. Located just round the corner from the Electric Cinema, BOM (Birmingham Open Media) will include a gallery, co-working and creative spaces, open studios, wetlab and cafe. The launch night takes place on Friday from 6pm with the opening of their […]
“Manon” The National Ballet of Canada Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts Toronto, Canada November 8, 2014 by Denise Sum © 2014 by Denise Sum The National Ballet of Canada opened its 2014-2015 season with a revival of Kenneth MacMillan’s “Manon”, which has not been seen in Toronto since its premiere in 1996. Show More Summary
YARAT, the not-for-profit contemporary art organisation, is to open a new centre for contemporary art in March 2015 in Baku, Azerbaijan. YARAT Contemporary Art Space will be the first permanent space for YARAT. The 2,000m2 centre, converted...Show More Summary
Art Stage Singapore has announced details of its fifth edition, which returns to Singapore from 22 to 25 January 2015 (Vernissage on 21 January) at the Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre. The flagship art fair of Southeast Asia,...Show More Summary
Spoon River and The Four Horsemen Project turn classic and avant-garde poems into thrilling theatre. Spoon River; The Four Horsemen Project Young Centre for the Performing Arts (50 Tank House Lane) November 12–15; November 11–22 $37–$59;...Show More Summary
Camden Arts Centre is located close in Arkwright Road, near the Finchley Road Underground station in London. It focuses on contemporary visual art and education. The building started life as Hampstead Central Library in 1897.
Christie?s Asia ushers in a season of change with the launch of two new auction categories, as part of an initiative to continually introduce fresh and exciting art and collectibles to Asia. More than 3500 lots of the finest works of...Show More Summary
Louis Moholo-Moholo The Crescent Arts Centre Belfast October 30, 2014 Ireland has been graced by the presence of two South African musical icons in October. First, the brilliant, seventy-five-year-old trumpeter m: Hugh Masekela played jny:Dublin and then a little over a week later Lou...
An illustrated lecture on Thursday evening in the Duncairn Centre for Culture and Arts (Duncairn Avenue, Belfast) will explore Women, War and Welfare: the Co-operative crusades of Margaret Taylor McCoubrey (1880-1956). Margaret played...Show More Summary
Faced with imminent closure, London's Kemistry Gallery is hoping to reinvent itself as the first centre in the UK dedicated solely to graphic art and design. Next February it aims to stage a pop-up show which will work as a pilot for the next phase of its development – but it needs your help...
On the 9th December 2014 the Four Corners Festival is hosting a night at Strand Arts Centre to screen “Joyeux Noel”, a film about the Christmas Truce that took place on the Western Front on Christmas Day, 1914. It is being held to celebrate the courage of those who stepped into “No Man’s Land”, during more...
01-02 Nov Walk, look and learn with these Australian Centre for Photography tours of Sculpture by the Sea's Bondi-to-Tamara art park. Bring your DSLR and comfy...
The exhibition « Lives of Permorferms » is a tribute to the legendary American dancer, choreographer and filmmaker Yvonne Rainer. Born in 1934 and one of the founders of the Judson Dance Theatre, Rainer has been a major influence on subsequent generations of artists. Show More Summary
This pathetic daub Landscape At Llanaelhaearn (1947) by Welsh artist Sir Kyffin Williams has been stolen from London's Southbank Centre, where it was on loan from the Arts Council Collection. A member of staff found the broken picture frame hidden in a toilet cubicle in Royal Festival Hall. Show More Summary
David Zwirner is presenting an exhibition of new paintings by Kerry James Marshall. On view at the London gallery, this is the artist?s first solo show in the city since his 2005 presentation at the Camden Arts Centre. It is concurrent...Show More Summary