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…
The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts recently acquired 35 photographs by the Richmond-born, African-American artist Louis Draper (1935-2002), as well as his complete archive, which includes his papers, working prints, negatives, and camera equipment. Show More Summary
The Vanity Fair Oscar Party was the place to be after the ceremony. It went down in Bev Hills at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts. Lots of stars stopped by, including Chris Rock, Louis C.K., Dave Chappelle, Sarah Silverman, Vince…
Is there such a thing as too much marble? Don't answer that File this one under Incredibly Gilded Mansions. This St. Louis seven-bedroom looks like an art museum from the outside, and on the inside it looks like somebody carved a foyer directly out of a marble quarry. Show More Summary
The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis announces that Chief Curator Jeffrey Uslip has been appointed to the newly created post of Deputy Director for Exhibitions and Programs / Chief Curator. Working closely with Executive Director Lisa...Show More Summary
Bellevue Arts Museum is the first US venue to host the prestigious exhibition, Louis Kahn: The Power of Architecture. The exhibition is organized by the Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein, Germany, and opened in Bellevue on January 29, 2016. Show More Summary
Louis Vuitton’s exhibition at the Grand Palais in Paris—showcasing 300 pieces of luggage from 1854 to today—reminds us how a bag is not just something that transports us from one place to another, but can be transporting in itself.
Very soon after my review of Louis Draper was published in Hyperallergic Weekend (February 7, 2016), I got an email from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and from the Museum of Modern Art.
“There is no hall yet, but Lincoln Center’s nascent performing arts hall of fame now has the fame part down. It announced Thursday that its first class of inductees would include Louis Armstrong, Plácido Domingo, Yo-Yo Ma, Audra McDonald, Leontyne Price and Harold Prince.”
Louis Vuitton takes to Japanese menswear mag, SENSE, to reveal its SS16 range in an artfully shot editorial. Satin seems to be the material of choice for the French fashion house this season, although leather and denim make an appearance as well, while the palette sticks mainly to electric and navy blues. Garments-wise, we’re treated […]
One of the world's greatest private collections of modern art is to go on show for the first time outside Russia, museum curators told AFP Wednesday. The collection of more than 250 paintings put together by Sergei Shchukin before the...Show More Summary
Clary Pfeiffer has a way with the camera that makes me melt with every single wedding she delivers to our screens. Today, that statement rings true again and I can’t seem to peel myself away from this stunner of a gallery. The snaps of the Bride in her Reem Acra dress alone are worth it (can you handle […]