Two giants of Post-War American painting will be united in Christie?s Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Auction on 7 March 2017 in London. Mark Rothko?s groundbreaking No. 1 (1949, estimate on request), is one of the artist?s earliest...Show More Summary
Most puppets have big personalities. It's an art with roots on the streets — you have to talk up a storm to draw a crowd to pass the hat. But the puppets that drew a packed, rapt house at the Museum of Contemporary Art on Thursday night had nothing to say at all. Not a word. Everyone sat in total...
The renovation will take about two years The Centre Pompidou, the City of Light’s iconic hub for contemporary art, will receive a €100 million (about $106 million) renovation. When the museum opened in Paris’s 4th arrondissement in 1977, reaction was mixed. Show More Summary
Contemporary Fine Arts is presenting the exhibition Difficult Pleasures with works by Cressida Campbell (born in 1960 in Sydney) and Tim Storrier (born in 1949 in Sydney). The idea for this exhibition came from Sidney-based collector Steven Nasteski, who over recent years has assembled a remarkable collection of international art. Show More Summary
After the first period of renovation, KW Institute for Contemporary Art announced the inauguration of its new artistic program under the directorship of Krist Gruijthuijsen and the celebration of its 25th anniversary. For this special occasion, KW?s exhibitions are open free of charge throughout the weekend of January 20?22, 2017. Show More Summary
Some 40 years ago, I sat through an evening auction of postwar and contemporary art at Sotheby's Parke-Bernet. The press of dealers and savvy collectors spilled over into adjoining sales rooms. I was discomforted, then disappointed when outbid on several lots. Many pieces went for twice estimated value. Afterwards, when I [...]
The FLAG Art Foundation presents Etel Adnan | Gerhard Richter on its 9th floor gallery from January 19 ? May 13, 2017. The exhibition initiates a conversation between two masters of contemporary painting, from the vastly different backgrounds of Beirut and Germany. Show More Summary
Jonathan LeVine Gallery announced its forthcoming relocation to Mana Contemporary in Jersey City, New Jersey. After twelve years of operating in the Chelsea art district of New York City, gallerist Jonathan LeVine will return to his Jersey roots, bringing his cutting edge aesthetic and ethos along with him. Show More Summary
by Charles Mudede Negarra A. Kudumu Stanton Stephens Negarra A. Kudumu is something like a marvelous cloud of thinking and practices that are constantly processing contemporary art, curation, and critical theory. Her main interest is,...Show More Summary
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"On New Year's Eve, the organization's founder and executive director, Bryan Suereth, was officially dismissed by Disjecta's board of directors, following disputes over his leadership and an eleventh-hour attempt by supporters to keep him at the helm." Said disputes over Suereth's leadership are by no means over, though even he and his supporters acknowledge that […]
Back to work again! Kate Middleton made her official second appearance of the year on Tuesday at London's Institute of Contemporary Art alongside Prince William and Prince Harry. Related: Kate Meets Harry's GF Meghan Markle The trio were there to speak about their work with Heads Together, an organization that focuses on providing mental health help to sufferers. Looking [...]
"The Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Nusantara (Museum MACAN), the first institution of its kind in Indonesia, has announced that it will officially open to the public in Jakarta in November 2017 after delays in the construction of [its] landmark multi-purpose building."
A look at MAD Museum of Art & Design’s latest futuristic group show that tackles various topics from contemporary artists
Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art presents a solo exhibition by American artist Tschabalala Self. Showing for the first time in the United Kingdom it brings together works drawn from the first five years of her artistic career. Show More Summary
The National Pavilion United Arab Emirates (UAE) has announced the five UAE-based contemporary artists who will be participating at the 57th International Art Exhibition at la Biennale di Venezia (Venice Biennale). Commissioned by the...Show More Summary
If only all proponents of contemporary classical music could channel P.T. Barnum the way Patrick Scott did on Saturday night at the Valley Performing Arts Center in Northridge. As artistic director of the Jacaranda Music series and curator of "American Berserk," a birthday tribute to John Adams,...
Prior to the forthcoming Impressionist & Modern Art, Surrealist Art and Contemporary Art Evening Sales to be held in London on 1 and 8 March, Sotheby?s presents an exhibition of highlights in Hong Kong from 14 to 17 January ? including...Show More Summary
The Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans announces that New Orleans native Rashaad Newsome returns for his interdisciplinary presentation of Mélange. Figuring a series of films and works on paper in conversation with Newsome's upcoming...Show More Summary
[by?ro] and the Koninklijke Academie voor Schone Kunsten van Oudenaarde announce an exhibition of works by Martine Laquiere. Martine Laquiere works with photography as a medium. In her work concepts such as image, copy, time and appropriation are treated both in a playful and serious way. Show More Summary