Viktoras Butkus and Danguole Butkiene, co-founders of the non-profit Modern Art Center (MAC) Vilnius, along with Mayor Remigijus Simasius, announce the design of a new modernist museum by Polish-American architect Daniel Libeskind, Studio Libeskind (New York/Milan/Zurich) in partnership with Do architects (Vilnius) and Baltic Engineers (Vilnius). Show More Summary
This past summer, Piotr Janowski made international headlines after creating a large-scale installation at his rented home in Tarpon Springs, Florida. Using aluminum foil, he wrapped every inch of his bungalow and driveway, as well as the palm trees on the property. Show More Summary
Los Angeles' art scene continues to burst with high profile museum and gallery exhibitions. But today, I want to share with you a few intriguing and delightful discoveries I made somewhat off the beaten path. At Manhattan Beach Art Center,...Show More Summary
With the Rubin Museum of Art’s recent acquisition of a mid-18th-century manuscript known as White Beryl, the Manhattan museum now holds the world’s leading collection of Tibetan astrological and cosmological paintings. “The universe at large and the place human beings occupy within it are some of the main concerns that are commonly addressed and explored in every culture,” […]
The Museum of Modern Art Design Store has renewed its lease at 81 Spring St. in SoHo following speculation over the spring that the $2.5 million annual asking rent for the space was too steep, and... To view the full story, click the title link.
Sometimes, to gain screentime for a difficult movie, it helps to have a friend who made "Taxi Driver.” On Monday night, in a small screening room below the Museum of Modern Art, Martin Scorsese stood up and told a group that included Chris Rock, Ellen Burstyn and Kathleen Turner that the recently...
“The project is part of the city-state’s wish to become a centre of culture and the arts and to overcome its traditional reputation as a money-driven, and somewhat sterile, environment.”
Part land art and part building, the renovated Biesbosch Museum includes a new 1,000-square-meter wing comprising exhibition space, a restaurant, offices, and a visitor center. As part of the “depoldering of the Noordwaard,” the site’s existing dykes were dismantled to allow the waterways to take over the former landscape. Show More Summary
Beirut's two new contemporary art museums are guaranteed to have something for everyone.
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 03: Chairman, President and CEO of IBM Ginni Rometty participates in a panel discussion at the New York Times 2015 DealBook Conference at the Whitney Museum of American Art on November 3, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for New York [...]
Fri 27 Nov For their last after-hours art party of the year, the Museum of Contemporary Art have invited local artist Blak Douglas (aka Adam Hill) to curate what...
The Costume Institute?s Fall 2015 exhibition, Jacqueline de Ribes: The Art of Style, focuses on the internationally renowned style icon Countess Jacqueline de Ribes, whose originality and elegance established her as one of the most celebrated fashion personas of the 20th century. Show More Summary
On November 20, the Dallas Museum of Art presented what experts have deemed a ?once in a lifetime? exhibition, organized by the DMA?s Hoffman Family Senior Curator of Contemporary Art Gavin Delahunty: the largest survey of Jackson Pollock?s black paintings ever assembled. Show More Summary
On Friday, Nov. 29, 1985, the day after Thanksgiving, a coveted painting was stolen from the University of Arizona Museum of Art. The painting was "Woman-Ochre," one of six Willem de Kooning paintings in a series exploring the figure of a woman. Show More Summary
The Cleveland Museum of Art?s collection of Chinese art is one of the most distinguished in the West, representing the highest level of Chinese artistic accomplishment. A new publication, Silent Poetry: Chinese Paintings from the Collection...Show More Summary
The Rubin Museum of Art has acquired a one-of-a-kind illustrated manuscript of the White Beryl created at Sakya, Tibet in the mid-18th century. Painted by the famous artist of the time Sonam Peljor, the elaborate manuscript containsShow More Summary
The Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University (Broad MSU) has appointed Steven L. Bridges as Assistant Curator. Bridges?who previously served as Curatorial Assistant at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA Chicago)?will...Show More Summary
Moscow Museum of Modern Art, the state Mayakovsky Museum, and Avc charity foundation present bIRds and figIRes, an exhibition celebrating the 130th birthday of Velimir Khlebnikov (1885?1922). the exhibition features some editions published...Show More Summary
The art collection brought together by the world famous German art collector couple Peter and Irene Ludwig is the foundation of all Ludwig Museums; perhaps the most well-known and famous part of this collection is the body of artworks that represents the period of Pop Art. Show More Summary
An art theft in Italy. A death sentence in Saudi Arabia. A whistle-blower loses her job in San Francisco. Plus: whitewashing O.C.’s Chicano murals, preserving Los Angeles, and military bathroom graffiti. Lots of good stuff in the roundup this week: —Thieves steal paintings by Tintoretto, Mantegna...