The Mike Kelley Foundation for the Arts announced today the appointment of artist Catherine Opie to its Board of Directors. She joins Chair John C. Welchman and members Stephanie Barron, Gary Cypres, Jim Shaw, and Joan Weinstein. ?We are delighted to welcome Cathy Opie to the board of the Mike Kelley Foundation for the Arts,? said Board Chair John C. Show More Summary
LGBT nonprofit Queer|Art celebrated the works of two contemporary LGBT artists during their first-annual Queer|Art|Prize awards last weekend at Manhattan’s Hudson Mercantile. The honorees, photographer Catherine Opie and filmmaker Reina Gossett (below), each received a $10,000 prize and accolades from the organization. Show More Summary
Thomas Dane Gallery announces the gallery?s first exhibition of American photographer Catherine Opie, with a presentation of new work from her ongoing series Portraits and Landscapes. This, her most recent body of work, draws inspiration...Show More Summary
“Woman With a Camera” at the MCA, Chicago, features works by Laurie Simmons and Catherine Opie.
UCLA faculty and alumnae come together to raise funds to help build new art studios for graduate students.
Fire Island Artist Residency’s online editions store recently added a really good Catherine Opie reprint. [FIAR] Krisztina Czika makes knockoff IKEA mugs using body hair removal wax and human hair. Based on the comments section of this article, they aren’t very popular. Show More Summary
There's a lot going on in "Catherine Opie, All-American Subversive/Her photographs range from the marginal to the mainstream, capturing things that are invisible to the rest of us" by Ariel Levy in The New Yorker — including some photographs...Show More Summary
In the course of a thirty-year career, the photographer Catherine Opie has made a study of the freeways of Los Angeles, lesbian families, surfers, Tea Party gatherings, America’s national parks, the houses of Beverly Hills, teen-ageShow More Summary
Anish Kapoor, Steve McQueen, Laurie Anderson, Ed Ruscha, Matthew Barney, Rosalind Krauss, Hank Willis Thomas, Catherine Opie and Yinka Shonibare are among the artists, writers, musicians and curators from around the world committed to...Show More Summary
Catherine Opie sums it up for some of the artists who joined the estimated 750,000 people marching and protesting on Saturday: "Artists need to bring that voice of opposition to this cause — with every drop of blood and every tear."
Recently, I saw Catherine Opie’s self-portrait Dyke (1993), a photograph currently on display at the Whitney Museum in New York. Opie is a contemporary photographer credited for bringing images of BDSM into mainstream culture in the 1990s. Show More Summary
Catherine Opie: 700 Nimes Road is on view at the George Eastman Museum from October 1, 2016 through January 8, 2017. The exhibition presents recent work by Los Angeles?based artist Catherine Opie, one of the essential figures in contemporary photography. Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES — If you visited LA this summer, it would have been hard for you to ignore the presence of Robert Mapplethorpe.
Conceptualist John Baldessari is fascinated by the ways in which a small canvas by Belgian surrealist René Magritte questions what we think we know. Photographer Catherine Opie is beguiled by the embrace of a pair of wrestlers in an 1899 canvas by Thomas Eakins. And Mario Ybarra Jr., known for...
Before she shot surfers, Opie's work reveled in bondage and needles.
Times art critic Christopher's Knight's list of spring exhibition highlights, compiled by Grace Krilanovich. NOW OPEN Don't Look Back: The 1990s at MOCA Selections from the permanent collection includes works by Catherine Opie, Cady Noland, Sarah Sze and Paul McCarthy. Geffen Contemporary at MOCA,...
When social documentary photographer Catherine Opie embarked on the project of documenting the home of actress Elizabeth Taylor in November of 2010, no one could have anticipated just how timely her visit was. Midway through the project, Taylor died after a long struggle with congestive heart failure. Show More Summary
Catherine Opie shot over 3,000 images of the late actress's home—and yes, the diamonds are flawless. Cinema siren, humanitarian, close friend of Michael Jackson, and repeat divorcee—Elizabeth Taylor (1932–2011) epitomized what it means to be a true celebrity before the age of TMZ. Show More Summary
Catherine Opie never got to meet Elizabeth Taylor. The actress passed away three months into Opie’s six-month portrait project of Taylor’s Bel-Air home, located at 700 Nimes Road, what Opie ultimately named the book of the work, published...Show More Summary