The Brothers Le Nain: Painters of Seventeenth-Century France is the first major exhibition in the United States devoted to the Le Nain brothers, Antoine, Louis and Mathieu, who were active in Paris during the 1630s and 1640s. LittleShow More Summary
In this creativity exercise, ART21 Educator Shannah Burton engages students in institutional critique on a trip to the Saint Louis Art Museum.
At last week's reopening of the Yale Center for British Art, Matthew Hargraves, chief curator of art collections, called its Long Gallery "one of the great undiscovered spaces of the 20th century."
Last week the Yale Center for British Art (YCBA), designed by Louis I. Kahn and completed in 1977, reopened after being closed for three years as part of its three-phase, nearly decade-long conservation effort. Knight Architecture and Peter Inskip + Peter Jenkins Architects served, respectively, as architect and conservation architect on the project. Show More Summary
The new decor “feature[s] details such as bookcases, sconces, decorative wall and ceiling panels, and scenes from the sumptuous gardens” – all made and installed with a new specialized plastic film developed by 3M. The company has also partnered with the Musée d’Orsay to create Impressionism-themed cars for several intercity trains.
Slackliner Louis Boniface knows how to make the most of any fall.
Gretchen Wagner has been appointed Andrew W. Mellon Fellow in Prints, Drawings, and Photographs, the Saint Louis Art Museum announced today. The history of printmaking and the role of artist?s editions in contemporary practice is a primary focus of Wagner?s research. Show More Summary
Pin it Name: Saskia Ericson, Tony Ericson, and their sons Louis and Sidney Location: Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia Size: 145 square meters (1560 square feet) Years lived in: 14 years, owned Saskia and Tony are graphic designers and run Hatch Creative in St Kilda in Melbourne. Show More Summary
Gallery-bot AGNES scolds our narrator about white privilege, loves Louis CK.
This elegant, exquisitely planned space, filled with skylit galleries, reopens after a long restoration process Lacking the monumental stairs and grand doorway that often frame the entrance of other museums, the Yale Center for British Art, a functional rectangle of matte steel and reflective glass, isn’t imposing from outside. Show More Summary
Paris is home to a laundry list of architectural wonders, one of the most recent being the Frank Gehry-designed building for the Fondation Louis Vuitton. The art museum and cultural center opened in 2014, and became instantly recognizable for its use of “glass sails” in its construction. But these sails have recently been re-worked at the hand […]
Miranda Kerr opts for a more gothic look to fit in with this year’s theme at the 2016 Met Gala held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday (May 2) in New York City. The 33-year-old Australian model bared some midriff in her stylish Louis Vuitton ensemble. “???? @louisvuitton #metgala2016 #manusxmachina #metgala,” Miranda captioned [...]
Earlier today, I mentioned that substitute art teacher Allison Wint had been fired in Michigan for using the word "vagina" while discussing Georgia O'Keeffe's paintings. Total bullshit. As such, I'm dedicating this week's NSFW GIF of...Show More Summary
Hannah Klemm has been appointed assistant curator of modern and contemporary art, the Saint Louis Art Museum announced today. She starts May 9. ?Contemporary German art is both a major strength of the Saint Louis Art Museum?s collection and a focus of Hannah?s scholarly research,? said Simon Kelly, curator of modern and contemporary art. Show More Summary
On the latest 'MUNCHIES: The Podcast' I sit down with Louis Black, the man who co-founded SXSW, directed a doc on Linklater, and changed the Austin landscape with art.
These are the stories making headlines in fashion this Monday.Demna Gvasalia, Alessandro Michele grace the cover of TFor the latest issue of T, designers Alessandro Michele and Demna Gvasalia talk about beauty, making normal things interesting, the term "gender fluidity" and their... Continue reading
The Saint Louis Art Museum is presenting The Carpet and the Connoisseur: The James F. Ballard Collection of Oriental Rugs, a major exhibition highlighting the extraordinary range of Oriental carpets assembled by an early 20th-century American collector who set a new standard for collecting and scholarship. Show More Summary
A massive cut-glass punch bowl produced as a showstopper for the 1904 St. Louis World?s Fair and its matching silver and glass ladle have been reunited after being separated for 111 years. The Libbey Glass Company punch bowl and matching cups have been part of the collection at the Toledo Museum of Art since 1946. Show More Summary
Pharrell Williams has earned his reputation as a gifted songwriter and producer, but he's renowned as a master at collaboration — seemingly fearless whether he's designing accessories for Louis Vuitton, creating art with Takashi Murakami or mixing a hit track for Missy Elliott. For the past few years, the multi-hyphenate has been...
Master of the visual arts David Lynch is doing his part in taking care of Americas's veterans with a benefit show called An Amazing Night of Comedy: A David Lynch Foundation Benefit for Veterans with PTSD... Continue reading…