For more than four decades, the Metropolitan Museum of Art has suggested a $25 donation for adults to gain entrance to the museum — but museumgoers could always attend for free or give any amount they chose. But under a proposed plan reportedly being weighed by the museum’s leaders and ... More »
When: Thursday through Saturday Where: Philadelphia, in a temporary theater constructed outside the famous steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art How to watch: ESPN and NFL Network. Also streaming: NFL.com, NFL Now and Watch ESPN Schedule: Round 1: Thursday, 5 p.m. Rounds 2-3: Friday, 4 p.m. Rounds 4-7: Saturday, 9 a.m. WHERE THE CHARGERS PICK […]
"The museum, set to be built in the center of the Kulturforum—a collection of museums that includes Mies van der Rohe’s New National Gallery, the Kunstbibliothek art library, and neighboring the Hans Scharoun-designed Philharmonic—has been controversial from the outset. Herzog & de Meuron won a second competition, after the initial one hailed no winner."
"Standing on those steps and seeing that this is such a heroic moment, this is a culmination for these [draft picks], we set out on, 'Could we create a theater? Could we build a theater here?' " said Peter O'Reilly, the NFL's senior vice president of events. "We know it's going to be complicated. We […]
Bride & Groom: Martina Kolobara and Shea Slater Wedding Date: May 21, 2016 Venue: Joslyn Art Museum in Omaha, Nebraska Number of guests: 250 They say that the best thing about having a big wedding is being surrounded by all the people (and things) you love. And in this Nebraska couple's case, that includes a couple of pups and a whole museum full of modern art. READ MORE »
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is considering charging admission to visitors from outside of New York in hopes of alleviating a significant budget deficit. Though the Met famously boasts a "suggested admission" thanks to an agreement...Show More Summary
At home with the influential arts advocate Though 1984 is oft considered an important year for Los Angeles, it was also a significant year for the city’s biggest public art advocate, Merry Norris. LA’s brand-new Museum of Contemporary Art, which she was helping build from scratch, was taking shape in its permanent space on Downtown’s Bunker Hill. Show More Summary
On April 26, museums across New York City are switching Instagram accounts with one another for the sake of art lovers everywhere. The social media initiative, called #MuseumInstaSwap, hopes to introduce loyal followers of certain institutions...Show More Summary
Social media company Instagram pulled photos by U.S. photographer Imogen Cunningham promoting an exhibit at Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts, saying they violated decency standards, even as parent company Facebook Inc faces criticism for users’ live videos of murder. At issue were posts of...
Curator Siqiao Lu and artist-filmmaker Tiffany Fung discuss the borders that art trespasses and reconstructs in He Xiangu’s debut film “The Swim,” which premiered at the Guggenheim Museum in February 2017.
The bequest from the artist, who died last May, is the largest gift of art in the history of the Buffalo museum, which made news last fall by raising $100 million in 12 weeks.
Tomás Saraceno and his eight-legged collaborators are displaying their installation, titled Quasi-Social Musical Instrument IC 342, at Buenos Aires's Museum of Modern Art.
MAH staffer Sandino Gomez extolls the virtues of Abbott Square. This is the eighth in a series of posts on the Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History (MAH)'s development of Abbott Square, a new creative community plaza in downtown Santa Cruz.When we started the Abbott Square expansion project, I knew it would change our facility. Show More Summary
The Newcomb Art Museum of Tulane University presents Beyond the Canvas: Contemporary Art from Puerto Rico showcasing the work of Zilia Sánchez (b.1926), Julio Suárez (b.1947), Arnaldo Roche Rabell (b.1955), Pedro Vélez (b.1971), and Elsa María Meléndez (b.1974). Show More Summary
W 439 - Claude Monet - Arrival at Saint-Lazare Station  by Peter Via Flickr: W 439 - Claude Monet - Arrival at Saint-Lazare Station  Cambridge, MA, Fogg Museum of Art Oscar-Claude Monet (1840–1926) was a founder of French...Show More Summary
To mark its 70th anniversary, Dior is taking over Les Arts Décoratifs for a retrospective that the Paris museum is billing as its largest fashion exhibition to date in terms of size. “Christian Dior, Couturier du Rêve” (“Christian Dior, Dream Couturier” in English) will feature designs by the house’s...
In 2009, the Metropolitan Museum of Art celebrated the fiftieth anniversary of Robert Frank’s foundational photography book “The Americans” with an exhibit of the volume’s eighty-three images. It was the first time that the project had been exhibited in New York. Show More Summary
Pulled from the collections of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Claggett Wilson's watercolors are in a traveling show
Rand Suffolk, Nancy and Holcombe T. Green, Jr., director of the High Museum of Art, has announced this morning that the Museum has received 54 works from the Souls Grown Deep Foundation, one of the most significant acquisitions by the High’s folk and self-taught art department since its establishment in 1994.
Who Gets What? David Rockefeller’s Art Bequests Of all his art interests, we have long known that the Museum of Modern Art came first for David Rockefeller, who died last month. But there were in his will a few other bequests for museums.... read more AJBlog: Real Clear Arts Published 2017-04-24 Monday Recommendation: Krukowski, […]