It’s estimated that anywhere from 2 to 50 percent of art in museums and on the market are counterfeits.
Tate Modern?s major exhibition of the work of Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008), organised in collaboration with The Museum of Modern Art in New York, is the first posthumous retrospective and the most comprehensive survey of the artist?s work for 20 years. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, with Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes in Mexico City, presents Picasso and Rivera: Conversations Across Time (December 4, 2016?May 7, 2017), an exhibition that examines moments of intersection in...Show More Summary
The Royal Ontario Museum opened its new Gallery of Modern Design on Saturday, December 3, 2016. Featuring the iconic work of designers including Frank Lloyd Wright and Jacques-Émile Ruhlmann among others, the gallery traces the development of design in Europe and North America, highlighting six design movements from 1910 to 1965. Show More Summary
Michael Huang, co-founder of a Beijing art museum, posing at Art Basel in Miami Just as China is having an impact in the tech innovation world and in Hollywood film-making and virtual reality, the same holds true in the artistic realm. This past week, Miami hosted Art Basel, the world's largest art [...]
This week, a museum of rocks that look like faces, Art Basel reports, Putin defends artistic freedom, the apolitical Turner Prize, hidden art in Switzerland, and more. The post Required Reading appeared first on Hyperallergic.
There's a lot going wrong in today's Britain (let's not even speak of Brexit): "Drastic cuts to public funding have led to the demolition of social housing, and to the closure of public libraries, galleries and museums.... The arts and humanities are disappearing as educational options: most recently the preparatory step of A?level art […]
It is one of the greatest and most visited art museums in the world, and the only one in an old railway station. Thirty years after the Musee d'Orsay opened its doors for the first time, it has become as much a Paris landmark as its big sister the Louvre just across the River Seine. Show More Summary
Colours inspired by the Victoria and Albert Museum, the world?s leading museum of art and design will soon be available for the first time as a luxury interior paint range. A selection of 40 distinctive colours inspired by the V&A?sShow More Summary
The Smithsonian?s National Museum of African Art announced the acquisition and permanent installation of sculpture ?Wind Sculpture VII? by celebrated contemporary artist Yinka Shonibare MBE. ?Wind Sculpture VII? made its Smithsonian debut Saturday, Dec. Show More Summary
Following his appointment as the next Treasury Secretary by President-elect Donald Trump, California banker Steven Mnuchin has resigned from his board position at the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art. Mnuchin, a former Goldman Sachs partner and onetime co-chairman of the troubled Relativity...
At the core of this show is a conversation in paint about influence and individuality. The post Origins of Originality: ‘Matisse/Diebenkorn’ at the Baltimore Museum of Art appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Harvard Art Museums acquired a sample of Vantablack, a material that absorbs almost 100% of light. The post Harvard Adds the Blackest Black to Its Historical Pigment Collection appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The Museo del Prado, the Real Academia Gallega de Bellas Artes and the Fundación Catedral de Santiago are the joint organisers of this monographic exhibition of works by Master Mateo for the cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, offering visitors an in-depth focus on a golden period in the history of the building, spanning the years 1168 to 1211. Show More Summary
The Museum of Modern Art presents A Revolutionary Impulse: The Rise of the Russian Avant-Garde, an exhibition that brings together 260 works from MoMA?s collection, tracing the arc of a period of artistic innovation between 1912 and 1935. Show More Summary
This December, the Dallas Museum of Art will present a major exhibition illustrating the evolution of representations of nature across six centuries of medieval European art. The DMA is the exclusive U.S. venue for Art and Nature inShow More Summary
"If you are going to an artist's gallery or museum show or website, you might find something interesting and new, but it's not the same as the visceral experience of encountering something unexpected on the street." A Q&A with correspondent Scott Timberg.
“Jerusalem, 1000-1400,” edited by Barbara Drake Boehm and Melanie Holcomb, accompanies a new exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
This week in art news: a museum discovered that an 800-year-old Mixtec skull in its collection is a forgery, Iran barred works from the Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art from leaving the country, and Zaha Hadid Architects distanced itself from principal Patrik Schumacher's pro-gentrifcation comments. The post Art Movements appeared first on Hyperallergic.
While Miami begins to crowd as many are heading down to the 305 for Art Basel, Saint Laurent has taken the opportunity to open a new store in the city’s design district. Well known for its inviting blend of art galleries, museums, design stores, fine restaurants, and luxury boutiques, the location is seemingly perfect for […]