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Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego presents James Drake: Anatomy of Drawing and Space (Brain Trash)

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

The Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego presents James Drake: Anatomy of Drawing and Space (Brain Trash) at its downtown location. The exhibition will remain on view through September 21, 2014. James Drake committed himself to drawing every day for the past two years. Show More Summary

Historic and contemporary Korean art on view in two exhibitions at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art

2 days agoArts : Artdaily

?Ten Symbols of Longevity and Late Joseon Korean Culture? and ?Elegance and Nobility: Modern and Contemporary Korean Literati Taste? are two new exhibitions in the Huh Wing/Jin Joo Gallery of Korean Art at the University of Oregon?s Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art. Show More Summary

Museum of Contemporary Art in Rome Threatened by Budget Cuts — Design News

The former director of Rome's Museum of Contemporary Art (MACRO) told La Repubblica that their municipal funding has been slashed from €350,000 in 2013 to €61,000 this year and is in danger of closing. These cuts, announced in April, affected many of the city's cultural institutions. READ MORE »

What Happens When Art Forgeries Get Too Good?

Matisse's Odalisque in Red Trousers was finally returned to the Caracas Museum of Contemporary Art. Could you have spotted the fake? Sometime between 1999 and 2000, Matisse's 1925 Odalisque in Red Trousers was stolen from the Caracas Museum of Contemporary Art in Venezuela. Show More Summary

Stolen Matisse returns to Venezuela

Odalisque in Red Pants is back in Venezuela after more than a decade on the lam. The 1925 Matisse painting of a semi-nude woman wearing a pair of red pants was stolen from the Caracas Museum of Contemporary Art as early as 2000. Nobody knows for certain exactly when it was stolen because the thieves [...]

Joel Shapiro creates a new installation work for the Portland Art Museum

3 days agoArts : Artdaily

Internationally celebrated sculptor Joel Shapiro has created a new installation work for the Museum?s Contemporary Art Series exhibition. Part of a recent body of work investigating the use of painted wood forms to activate space and...Show More Summary

A cross section of the vibrant world of contemporary glass comes to the New Britain Museum of American Art

6 days agoArts : Artdaily

The New Britain Museum of American Art announces Glass Today: 21st-Century Innovations has opened in the McKernan Gallery for changing exhibitions. Organized by Assistant Curator Anna Rogulina, this group exhibition celebrates glass as medium and subject matter for contemporary art?sculpture, installation, video and even painting. Show More Summary

Kent Monkman's first solo museum exhibition in Europe opens at Rochechouart Museum

6 days agoArts : Artdaily

This summer, Rochechouart Museum of Contemporary Art has invited Canadian artist, Kent Monkman (b. 1965) to give what is his first solo museum exhibition in Europe. Monkman's Cree Indian roots inform a multi-disciplinary practice which...Show More Summary

'Treasures of the Queen City-Buffalo's Remarkable Art Collection' opens at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery

last weekArts : Artdaily

Buffalo and the Albright-Knox Art Gallery are known throughout the international art world as home to one of the world?s most important collections of modern and contemporary art. From 2014 to 2015, the museum is proud to present a national tour of more than seventy masterworks from this extraordinary Collection. Show More Summary

De Pont Museum of Contemporary Art announces summer presentation the collection and recent acquisitions

last weekArts : Artdaily

In the presentation of De Pont's collection this summer, special consideration is being given to recent acquisitions, many of which will be shown for the first time. Among the newcomers to the collection is Fiona Banner (Merseyside, UK 1966). Show More Summary

Could Game Of Thrones On The Oculus Rift Spark An Arcade Resurgence?

Game of Thrones: The Exhibition kicked off at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney today, prompting hundreds of GoT fans to flock to Circular Quay for a secondhand tour of Westeros. Among the TV props, costumes and weapons on display was a mysterious booth containing a strange new sorcery. Show More Summary

Exhibition of paintings, sculptures, and installations opens at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

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The Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) Chicago presents Earthly Delights, an exhibition of paintings, sculptures, and installations, by eight artists: Balthus, Lynda Benglis, Carol Bove, Nick Cave, Marc Camille Chaimowicz, Michaelangelo Pistoletto, Lari Pittman, and Yinka Shonibare. Show More Summary

The Baltimore Museum of Art presents 21st-century paintings by Seth Adelsberger

last weekArts : Artdaily

This summer The Baltimore Museum of Art presents a variety of luminescent and textured paintings from Baltimore-based artist Seth Adelsberger. On view in the Contemporary Wing from June 29 ? November 2, 2014, Front Room: Seth Adelsberger...Show More Summary

Museum of Biblical Art commissions six new works by contemporary artists

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The Museum of Biblical Art is organizing Back to Eden: Contemporary Artists Wander the Garden, an exhibition that explores the direct and indirect influence of the Genesis story of the Garden of Eden on artists working today. Back to...Show More Summary

'James Turrell: Light Spaces' celebrates the artist's return to the Israel Museum

2 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

For nearly fifty years, James Turrell, one of the giants of contemporary art, has been exploring ways in which light is seen and experienced. Treating light as material in his impressive and magical works, Turrell examines conventions of consciousness and perception. Show More Summary

Laguna Art Museum presents 'John Altoon: Drawings and Prints'

2 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

Laguna Art Museum presents John Altoon: Drawings and Prints June 28-Spetember 21, 2014. This exhibition is curated by Laguna Art Museum?s Curator of Contemporary Art Grace Kook-Anderson and is on display in the museum?s upstairs gallery. Show More Summary

Game Of Thrones' Ser Davos Talks Filming The Show, Books Versus TV, And The Australian Exhibition

Ser Davos Seaworth is in Sydney. Liam Cunningworth, the Irish actor who plays the character of Davos in Game of Thrones, is in the country to promote the free HBO exhibition running next week at the Museum of Contemporary Art. We got a chance to sit down with Liam, and ask a few questions about the show. More »      

Frank Gehry-Designed Louis Vuitton Art Museum To Open In October

Gehry's long-awaited--and controversial--contemporary art museum will open on October 23. Fondation Louis Vuitton, an organization devoted to promoting contemporary art in France and elsewhere, will open the doors of its controversial new Parisian museum in October this year. Show More Summary

Jeff Koons: The Early Reviews

3 weeks agoArts : Hyperallergic

"There is something nightmarish about Jeff Koons," Peter Schjeldahl began in his 2008 review of the artist's retrospective at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago for the New Yorker. This verdict had long arrived — it has always seemed that the critical wagons were circled on the subject of Koons.

Governance Gone Awry in North Miami Museum

Many nonprofit cultural institutions operate in facilities owned by municipal governments, but generally with board and staff leadership independent from the city itself. At North Miami’s Museum of Contemporary Art, the lines between...Show More Summary

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