The Cincinnati Art Museum announced the election of a new President of the Board of Trustees, Jon Moeller, Chief Financial Officer of Procter & Gamble since 2009; and new Chair Martha Ragland, who served as President of the Board for the last two years. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art's Franklin Sirmans was named director of the Pérez Art Museum Miami, its board of trustees announced on Thursday.
The National Museum of Women in the Arts presents Esther Bubley Up Front, on view Sept. 4, 2015?Jan.17, 2016. Drawn from a recent donation to NMWA?s collection, this spotlight exhibition presents 27 prints by Esther Bubley (1921?1998). Show More Summary
Brazilian millionaire Bernardo Paz has dedicated his life to turning a vast outdoor park of tropical rainforest studded with contemporary art works into one of the most original museums in the world. Part botanical garden, part gallery,...Show More Summary
Chinese contemporary artist Li Hongbo (previously featured here) has created a dazzling large-scale installation entitled Irons for the Ages, Flowers for the Day at the SCAD Museum of Art in Savannah, GA. To create this site-specific...Show More Summary
SEATTLE — The Seattle Art Museum (SAM) attempts to confront the nuanced subtext of its vast collection of African masks in the ambitious and delightful exhibition Disguise: Masks and Global African Art.
A new exhibition of my original art has just opened at the museum of the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. The Art of James Gurney includes more than 25 oil paintings from the Dinotopia books, as well as natural science science illustrations, preliminary sketches, and maquettes. Show More Summary
Thursday, September 3, 2015 Thursday Nights at the High at High Museum of Art …
Many of you probably remember the conversation over whether video games are art that the Smithsonian American Art Museum Exhibition The Art of Video Games initiated a few years ago. While that conversation was...interesting and heated,...Show More Summary
Installation view of America Is Hard to See (Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, May 1— September 27, 2015): Hans Haacke, Shapolsky, et al. Manhattan Real Estate Holdings, a Real Estate Holdings, a Real-Time Social System, as of...
In the future, will video games join the permanent collections of art museums?
The choreographer originally created Available Light, now seen as a Minimalist milestone in both dance and music, as a site-specific piece for Gehry’s Temporary Contemporary at Los Angeles’s Museum of Contemporary Art. This past spring at MASS MoCA, she and Gehry revised Available Light for a proscenium stage; the work was just presented in Berlin […]
This September, the Addison Gallery of American Art will present three exhibitions that focus on artists? friendships and collaborations. Converging Lines: Eva Hesse and Sol LeWitt anchors the season. Organized by the Blanton MuseumShow More Summary
After a nationwide search, the Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia has hired Shawnya L. Harris as its first Larry D. and Brenda A. Thompson Curator of African American and African Diasporic Art, effective August 18. The position is both an endowed chair and an endowed professorship. Show More Summary
The Indianapolis Museum of Art and American Alliance of Museums (AAM) announced the release of the much-anticipated publication, Rights & Reproductions: The Handbook for Cultural Institutions. The release marks the culmination of the two-year National Leadership Grant awarded to the IMA by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) in Sept. Show More Summary
The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts brings the world to Virginia, but last year it also was responsible for more than $145 million in economic impact to both the Commonwealth and the Richmond region. This is one of the many findings from...Show More Summary
Following closely the development of Southern California's art scene, one expects to come across up-and-coming young talent. Last year, at the high-profile Hammer Museum exhibition, Made in L.A. 2014, I particularly liked a series of small, square paintings, each focused on a single, mostly muted color. Show More Summary
'In celebration of its 10th anniversary, the Nasher Museum of Art commissioned two murals by Odili Donald Odita to celebrate the connection between the museum and the Duke and Durham communities. The first mural has been completed on a wall inside the museum, and the second one is being painted on an outside wall of the downtown YMCA. Show More Summary
“Approaching the 10-year mark in its handsome waterfront building, will the ICA (which was founded in 1936 as the Boston Museum of Modern Art) step up to the next level? Will it galvanize both artists and the public, embarrassing older, slower museums with its fleetness of foot, its largeness of vision, its willingness to provoke, […]
In 2004, the artist Joseph Holtzman, founder, creative director and publisher of Nest: A Quarterly of Interiors, closed the wildly innovative design publication to focus on his painting. Fans were crushed, writing loving epitaphs to the award-winning magazine, but at the easel, Holtzman pursued...