The National Gallery of Art marks the 150th anniversary of the birth of Edvard Munch, Norway?s most famed painter and printmaker, with an exhibition of more than 20 renowned works from the Gallery?s collection. On view from May 19 through...Show More Summary
Celebrating the 150 anniversary of the birth of Edvard Munch, the National Museum and Munch Museum in Norway will exhibit more than 200 of the artist's paintings in "Munch 150" on June 2. Here's a link to a BBC World Service broadcast last heard in February near the anniversary of the 1994 theft of Edvard Munch's The Scream. Show More Summary
Edvard Munch’s The Scream Ice Cube Tray
A newly-built, full-scale barn enveloped by the pink haze of an eleven-metre long neon sign saying ?Scandinavian Pain? meets visitors to the Turbine Hall at Moderna Museet Malmö. The work is by the Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson, and inside the barn he has hung more than 40 works by the Norwegian national icon Edvard Munch. Show More Summary
What if Edvard Munch’s famous painting was actually about the reaction of an awed tourist having a great time in Norway? The country’s tourism website certainly makes the case in this silly commercial. Hat Tip Link
It gets boring, trying to create art on the usual canvas with the regular oil paints, hoping you’ll become like on of the great painters like Monet, Van Gogh, Jackson Pollock or Edvard Munch. Recreating famous works of art on toast? Sounds a lot more interesting. Norwegian artist Ida Skivenes uses his Instagram...Continue Reading on Walyou
Join the longest Scream in the world and win a trip courtesy of Visit Norway. Watch the ad below or learn more by going to www.visitnorway.com/the-scream. Learn more about Edvard Munch himself, discover where you can see his art or submit your own ‘scream’ to be in with a chance of winning a trip to [...]Show More Summary
Sotheby?s Prints sale on 2 & 3 May 2013 will offer a stunning selection of prints by artists including Andy Warhol, Jasper Johns, Cy Twombly, Pablo Picasso, among others. The sale will be led by Edvard Munch?s 1902 The Kiss IV (est. $200/300,000), coming from a Private American Collection. Show More Summary
Edvard Munch's The Scream (1895) will remain on view at MoMA for one final month. If you have not attended the exhibition yet, by all means go; however, proceed with caution.
“The Scream,” with all its pop culture manifestations – from “Home Alone” to “The Simpsons” to posters, T-shirts and bookbags – may be the most familiar of modern art masterpieces, but Edvard Munch’s 1893 painting might still be among the least understood. The iconic image...
Wrik Sen: Andy Warhol’s relationship with the abstract and colorful is indeed well documented in history. The pop artist is known for works such as the Edvard Munch screen prints, Queen Elizabeth II portrait, Bettle Lemon, and the Dom Perignon tribute, which have
Ice Scream - "The Scream" Ice Cube Tray from the NeatoShop Ice "cubes" are so boring, and easy to make into something interesting. Now look- these "ice cubes" in the shape of Edvard Munch's The Scream is handy for horror movie occasions, Halloween parties, or artsy-fartsy events to impress your cultured friends. Show More Summary
Christie?s announced the sale of Old Master, Modern and Contemporary Prints, at King Street on Wednesday 20 March 2013. The sale is led by a rare and important colour aquatint by Edvard Munch, Young Woman on the Beach, 1896 (estimate: £500,000 ? 700,000). Show More Summary
When I asked Brooklyn pop experimentalist Autre Ne Veut about the very familiar image found on the cover of his upcoming album Anxiety, he explained: "We recreated a picture taken during the sale of [Edvard Munch's] 'The Scream' at the Sotheby's auction. Show More Summary
OSLO (AFP).- Edvard Munch at pains to win favour in native Norway He may be acclaimed in the art world and coveted by thieves but Edvard Munch is starved of recognition in his native Norway, where squabbles have delayed a new museum worthy of his oeuvre. Show More Summary
Smartphone pics aren't the only source of social media buzz circulating around Edvard Munch's "The Scream, currently at MoMA. The chatter on Twitter is pretty funny, intriguing, and sometimes revealing, even if some of it is not directly related (but funny nonetheless).
Romanian artist Sebastian Cosor creates a very personal animated vision of the world inhabited by Edvard Munch's "The Scream" (1893–1910) and sets it all to the soundtrack of Pink Floyd's "Great Gig in the Sky" (1973).
Six days before all hell broke loose, I rode the subway uptown to attend the press preview of Edvard Munch: The Scream at the Museum of Modern Art. As the preview drew to a close and the already crowded room swelled with paying customers,...Show More Summary
Edvard Munch‘s haunting rendition of a hairless figure on a road under a yellow-orange sky has appeared on many a t-shirt, tote bag, and cheeky Happy 50th Birthday mug. It has been riffed upon by countless New Yorker cartoons and a beloved John Hughes film. Show More Summary
With Halloween around the corner and Edvard Munch’s “The Scream” taking up temporary residence at the Museum of Modern Art, the first Weekend Word is “terror”: