Henry Lerolle by hauk sven Via Flickr: The organ rehearsal, 1887. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Henry Lerolle was a French painter, art collector and patron, born in Paris. He studied at Académie Suisse and in the studio of Louis Lamothe. His work was exhibited at the Paris Salon in 1868, 1885, and 1895.
Credit Those responsible for setting corporation tax rates at both the Federal and State level must surely be aware of the words of France's Jean-Baptiste Colbert, (1619 to 1683) Louis XIV's finance minister, who said "The art of taxation...Show More Summary
It's a case of art imitating life imitating art. As Robby Soave reports from Reason's July 2016 issue, luxury fashion house Louis Vuitton's latest celebrity model isn't, strictly speaking, a real person: She's a computer-generated video game character from the popular Final Fantasy series. View this article.
It's a case of art imitating life imitating art. Luxury fashion house Louis Vuitton's latest celebrity model isn't, strictly speaking, a real person: She's a computer-generated video game character from the popular Final Fantasy series. Vuitton's...Show More Summary
“Art fraud officers detained the two dealers for questioning were both Paris-based experts in 18th century furniture. They are suspected of selling two fake chairs out of a batch of four to the Chateau at Versailles, home of Louis XIV, for €1.7m … sending France’s high-end antiques world into ‘panic’.”
Lion Heart Autographs, for nearly forty years an internationally recognized dealer of autographs and manuscripts focusing on art, history, literature, music, and science, announces its current, extraordinary sale on www.invaluable.com:...Show More Summary
This morning, Louis Vuitton presented their 2017 Cruise collection in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil at the beautiful Niteroi Contemporary Art Museum. Set against the Atlantic Ocean and designed by architect Oscar Niemeyer, the winding walkway of the futuristic, utopia-like location made for a catwalk that was just as stunning as the clothes. Of the setting […]
On the heels of Chanel's Resort historic Resort show in Cuba, Nicolas Ghesquière brought the fashion crowd to Rio ahead of the Summer Olympics. There, he staged the technicolor collection at the Niterói Contemporary Art Museum, where...Show More Summary
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 […]