Finnish artist Maija Luutonen has filled Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma?s Studio K, a 9-meter high gallery room with a new commission work. She is the first artist in the series called Kiasma Commission by Kordelin, lauched to promote Finnish contemporary artists. Show More Summary
The Crocker Art Museum brings together 31 works by 23 prominent African American artists in an exhibition that opened on Sunday, February 18, 2018. Titled Hopes Springing High: Gifts of Art by African American Artists, the exhibition takes its name from the poem ?Still I Rise? by acclaimed poet and civil rights activist Maya Angelou. Show More Summary
From furniture generated by algorithms to a ?living? lampshade made of genetically modified cells, the work of pioneering Dutch designer Joris Laarman (born 1979) redefines the boundaries between art, science and technology. The High...Show More Summary
Sarah Schleuning, the High Museum’s curator of decorative arts and design since 2011, will depart the institution to assume a new role as the Margot B. Perot senior curator of decorative arts and design at the Dallas Museum of Art beginning March 5. Schleuning has had a notable tenure at the High overseeing major special...
From a “living” lampshade made of genetically modified cells to Nintendo Rococo-style tables composed of metal pixels, the Joris Laarman Lab elevates engineering into an art form. Curated by the Groningen Museum in the Netherlands, the exhibition Design in the Digital Age opens at the High Museum of Art this Sunday and will be on view until May 13.
This week in art news: the Hirshhorn Museum postponed a projection by Krzysztof Wodiczko in the wake of Douglas High School shooting, President Trump proposed eliminating the NEA and NEH (again), and Robert Indiana's repainted "LOVE" returned to Philadelphia. The post Art Movements appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Maxi Geil & Playcolt “A Message To My Audience” In the mid-2000s I saw Maxi Geil & Playcolt play several shows to incredibly enthusiastic audiences, one of them a sold out show at the big theater at the Museum of Modern Art. When I think of this today, it’s like having memories from some parallel […]
Portrait of the Countess Mathieu de Noailles (Anna Elisabeth de Brancovan), Ignacio Zuloaga y Zabaleta Link is to page with high resolution image on Wikimedia Commons. Original is in the Bilbao Fine Arts Museum. Spanish painter Ignacio Zuloaga, who was active in the late 19th Read More...
The High Museum of Art today announced artist Amy Sherald as the 2018 recipient of the David C. Driskell Prize in recognition of her contributions to the field of African-American art. A Georgia native now based in Baltimore, Sherald is acclaimed for her profoundly creative and distinctive portraits of African-American subjects. Show More Summary
The High Museum of Art announced today that artist Amy Sherald is the 2018 recipient of the David C. Driskell Prize in recognition of her contributions to the field of African-American art. A Georgia native now based in Baltimore, Sherald is acclaimed for her profoundly creative and distinctive portraits of African-American subjects. In 2017, she received the commission...
The High Museum of Art in Atlanta announced it has selected the internationally renowned architectural firm Selldorf Architects to work with staff to develop plans for a major reinstallation of the Museum?s collection galleries, set to commence in late spring 2018. Show More Summary
The High Museum of Art will soon embark on a first comprehensive revision of the collection galleries since the museum’s 2005 expansion, and it has retained New York firm Selldorf Architects to oversee the project. Selldorf Architects, founded by Annabelle Selldorf in 1988, has an international practice with a special emphasis on cultural institutions. Clients include...
In an era where art museums are having trouble diversifying their audiences, the High Museum of Art is making great strides. The post How Atlanta’s High Museum Attracted a 45% Non-White Audience appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The Board of Directors of Mudam Luxembourg - Museum of Modern Art Grand Duke Jean, presided over by Her Royal Highness the Hereditary Grand Duchess of Luxembourg, has appointed Suzanne Cotter as General Director of the museum. This appointment...Show More Summary
The Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art was high on my must-visit list in Porto. The museum is located to the west of the city centre. Fortunately, there was a direct bus from close to our apartment. There’s a 10 Euro admission fee to the Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, which includes admission to Serralves Park. […]
The Petersen Automotive Museum is featuring a new collection of lowriders to celebrate the holiday season and extend the record-setting popularity of ?The High Art of Riding Low: Ranflas, Corazón e Inspiración? exhibit. From now until...Show More Summary
When a new home for the South Kensington Museum (later the Victoria and Albert) was needed, they used the estate recently bought by the Commissioners for the Great Exhibition of 1851. The Museum was established in 1852 and funded by...Show More Summary
With a display worthy of its spot just three blocks from the new Whitney Museum and the High Line, a large-scale gallery by The William Kaufman Organization launched a publicly-accessible art gallery within its 2 Gansevoort Street office building in the Meatpacking District. Show More Summary
The High Museum of Art is organizing the first museum survey in the United States to explore the career of American artist Al Taylor (1948-1999). Presented in the High?s Renzo Piano-designed Anne Cox Chambers Wing, ?Al Taylor, What Are You Looking At?? (Nov. Show More Summary
Enhance an afternoon exploring High Museum of Art exhibits or a stunning Atlanta Symphony Orchestra concert with another kind of art appreciation -- savoring the fine culinary arts of Twelve Eighty in the heart of Midtown’s Woodruff Arts Center. Show More Summary