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After Museum Controversy, St. Louis Artists Focus on Community Building

22 minutes agoArts : Hyperallergic

During meetings in which local artists of color and allies gathered to strategize in response to the controversy at the Contemporary Art Museum in St. Louis, two possible approaches emerged: reprimand and correct the museum, or elevate the good work happening beyond its walls. The post After Museum Controversy, St. Show More Summary

"Naked Trump" statue sells for $22,000 at Julien's Auctions

20 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Julien?s Auctions held its highly anticipated ?Street Art and Contemporary Art? auction last night, October 22nd, in Los Angeles. The naked Donald Trump statue entitled ?The Emperor Has No Balls? sold for $22,000. This was over the original estimate. Show More Summary

Christie's FIAC Week auctions total $46 million

20 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Christie?s new series of 20th Century auctions, held during FIAC week, celebrated Modern, Post-War and Contemporary art and displayed a strong position in Paris with a combined total of ?42M/£37.5M/$46M. The week started on a high point...Show More Summary

Moscow Museum of Modern Art launches online game for kids "PLAYMMOMA"

20 hours agoArts : Artdaily

The Moscow Museum of Modern Art launched the pilot version of its educational online game for kids ? ?PLAYMMOMA?. It became the first museum game in Russia entirely focused on contemporary art practices. The pilot version of the game was financed by the Vladimir Potanin Foundation. Show More Summary

Five contemporary South Asian artists who embrace storytelling featured in focused exhibition

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

As part of its focus this fall on the art of South Asia, the Princeton University Art Museum presents the work of five renowned contemporary artists?Chitra Ganesh, Nalini Malani, Nilima Sheikh, Gulammohammed Sheikh, and Shahzia Sikander? whose work draws on and reinterprets the storytelling, techniques and styles of earlier artistic traditions. Show More Summary

International Art Prize Artes Mundi 7 exhibition opens at National Museum Cardiff

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

On October 21st the Artes Mundi 7 Exhibition and Prize in Cardiff opened its doors to the British public, presenting a major exhibition of work from six of the world?s most innovative contemporary artists. Artes Mundi 7 is the UK?s largest contemporary art prize, with the winner receiving the sum of £40,000. Show More Summary

Spectrum Now Accepting Entries

Spectrum 24 Call for Entries Poster (detail) by Justin Gerard The 24th annual competition of Spectrum Contemporary Fantastic Art is now accepting entries. For more than two decades, Spectrum has been the pre-eminent showcase of imaginative realism, which includes science fiction, fantasy, concept art, paleoart, comics, and imaginative sculpture. Show More Summary

David Hockney Launches $2,200 Book

2 days agoLifestyle / Luxury : Luxuo

British contemporary artist David Hockney a 2,000-euro art book titled “A Bigger Book” at the Frankfurt book fair.

Jean Nouvel-designed prefab house in Paris Tuileries Garden took two days to build

Currently on view at FIAC At this year’s FIAC, the international contemporary art fair held in Paris in late October, French architect Jean Nouvel has constructed an elegant, modular home that he’s created as a limited edition for Revolution...Show More Summary

Auctioneer and Specialist Arno Verkade appointed new Managing Director Christie's Amsterdam

3 days agoArts : Artdaily

From October 2016 Christie?s Amsterdam will be headed by Christie?s veteran and Dutch figurehead of the international auction market Arno Verkade. Arno Verkade, Auctioneer and Specialist for Post-War and Contemporary Art, joined Christie?s...Show More Summary

Dallas Museum of Art appoints Anna Katherine Brodbeck as Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art

3 days agoArts : Artdaily

Anna Katherine Brodbeck has been named The Nancy and Tim Hanley Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art at the Dallas Museum of Art, it was announced today by Agustín Arteaga, the DMA?s Eugene McDermott Director. Brodbeck will begin work...Show More Summary

SIFF Hires Sarah Wilke as New Executive Director

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Rich Smith What happens when the managing director for a hip contemporary arts org takes the reigns of a film festival known for its populist bent? On the Boards' Sarah Wilke is about to show us. Courtesy of On the Boards SeattleShow More Summary

David Hockney makes a splash at Frankfurt fair with 2,000-euro book

4 days agoArts : Artdaily

British contemporary artist David Hockney unveiled a 500-page art book at the Frankfurt fair on Wednesday that is so large it comes with its own stand -- and a price tag of 2,000 euros ($2,200). The tome, "A Bigger Book", gives a visual...Show More Summary

ArtReview's annual Power 100 names Hans Ulrich Obrist as the artworld's most powerful figure

4 days agoArts : Artdaily

The Swiss curator Hans Ulrich Obrist is number one in the 15th edition of the ArtReview Power 100. The annual ranking of the contemporary art world?s most influential players hits newsstands on Thursday 20 October. Hans Ulrich Obrist...Show More Summary

Cantor Arts Center presents first solo museum exhibition by contemporary artist Dashiell Manley

4 days agoArts : Artdaily

Great contemporary art often builds on questions that have engaged artists for centuries. As a university art museum with an encyclopedic collection, the Cantor Arts Center is dedicated to situating contemporary art in relation to the past, examining how art historical trajectories continue into the present day. Show More Summary

Contemporary Icelandic art reflects on sustainability in exhibition on view at Scandinavia House

4 days agoArts : Artdaily

Borrowed Time: Icelandic Artists Look Forward presents the work of contemporary Icelandic artists currently engaged in the global dialogue on sustainability and the issues that surround it. Featuring photography, video, collage, and installation, the exhibition invites viewers to challenge their assumptions and explore new modes of seeing. Show More Summary

ICA LA and artist Mark Bradford collaborate on museum's new visual identity

5 days agoArts : Artdaily

The Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles unveiled today a new logo and visual identity designed in collaboration with renowned artist Mark Bradford. Bradford was unanimously chosen by ICA LA to reinterpret the museum?s visual identity...Show More Summary

Books of The Times: Review: David Salle’s ‘How to See,’ a Painter’s Guide to Looking and Discussing Art

In a collection of essays, Mr. Salle is more interested in talking about nuts and bolts, about what makes contemporary paintings tick.

Subversion of What? Kelley Walker’s “Direct Drive” at CAM St. Louis

  by Pamela Fraser   There are so many separate issues involved in the still-unfolding story of public reaction to Kelley Walker’s exhibition Direct Drive at the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, one barely knows where to start. At issue is not only the specific art works that have proven offensive to many people, but […]

Art Does Change Things”: A Conversation with Curator and Art Historian Kellie Jones

6 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

Kellie Jones, a curator, Columbia University professor, and 2016 MacArthur Fellow, spoke to Hyperallergic about her work, life, and the evolving world of contemporary art. The post “Art Does Change Things”: A Conversation with Curator and Art Historian Kellie Jones appeared first on Hyperallergic.

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