The Williams College Museum of Art has received a donation of 68 works of contemporary art from the collection of computer programmer and philanthropist Peter Norton. WCMA is one recipient in a series of gifts to university and college art museums throughout the country. Show More Summary
The High Museum's contemporary art curator Michael Rooks is the sixth recipient of the Nexus Award, presented annually by the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center. Since arriving as the High's Wieland Family Curator of Modern and Contemporary...Show More Summary
The Atlanta Contemporary Art Center has chosen Michael Rooks, the High Museum’s Wieland Family Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, to receive its sixth annual
The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles presents William Pope.L: Trinket, an exhibition of new and recent work by Chicago-based artist William Pope.L, an essential figure in the development of performance and installation art since the 1970s. Show More Summary
“The director of the Museum of Contemporary Art in Barcelona (Macba), Bartomeu Marí, has resigned in light of a censorship row over a controversial installation on display at the museum, which shows the former Spanish king in a sexual act with a dog.”
Fatal Attraction: Piotr Ukla?ski Photographs at The Metropolitan Museum of Art is the first survey of this provocative artist?s photography. Known for working in a wide variety of media including installation, fiber art, resin paintings, and collage, Ukla?ski (born 1968) invests overlooked and exhausted styles with new meanings. Show More Summary
The Museum of Contemporary Art in Barcelona opened a controversial exhibit this weekend including a sculpture depicting the former King Juan Carlos I getting sodomized. The sculpture "Not Dressed For Conquest," by artist Ines Doujak,...Show More Summary
The Museum of Contemporary Art presents the first comprehensive survey in the U.S. of the 50-year career of Sturtevant (American, b. 1924, d. 2014). Sturtevant: Double Trouble is organized by the Museum of Modern Art, New York, and Peter...Show More Summary
Artist Richard Estes has been capturing New York City through his photorealist paintings for decades, creating hyper-realist street scenes alongside contemporaries like Chuck Close and Audrey Flack. Now, the Museum of Arts & Design in Columbus Circle is showcasing two dozen of Estes's works as part of the artist's first solo museum show. [ more › ]
Photos via Dezeen The new Contemporary Art + Design wing at the Corning Museum of Glass, which opened today, is appropriately sheathed in a reflective opaque glass facade. Architect Thomas Phifer, who designed the new 100,000-square-foot exhibition space dedicated...
The seeds that Philippe Vergne planted shortly after taking his post as the director of the Museum of Contemporary Art one year ago have yielded three exhibitions, all opening this week.
CORNING, NY — This Friday, a luminous new wing of the Corning Museum of Glass opens for the display of contemporary glass art and its molten creation.
As news of art fairs and Bjork took the spotlight earlier this month, I lingered on the Museum of Modern Art’s The Forever Now: Contemporary Painting in an Atemporal World, up through early April.
On March 20, The Corning Museum of Glass will open the doors of its new Contemporary Art + Design Wing?the largest space in the world devoted to the display and creation of contemporary art and design in glass. The $64-million expansion,...Show More Summary
LONDON — Dr. Brad Butler, radical filmmaker, contemporary artist, and international traveller, is bantering with the down-to-earth staff of a bustling London café.
Since October, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Denver has had a retrospective of Mark Mothersbaugh, who in addition to being co-founder and frontman of Devo, is an accomplished artist and filmmaker. Titled "Myopia," the retrospective collects drawings, films,...
Alma Ruiz, the Museum of Contemporary Art’s longtime senior curator, is retiring from the institution after 31 years.
The Dallas Museum of Art presents the U.S. premiere of the major traveling exhibition on the work of contemporary Belgian artist Michaël Borremans. Co-organized by the DMA and Centre for Fine Arts, Brussels (BOZAR) and curated by Jeffrey...Show More Summary
Artists throughout history have commonly employed repetition? artworks in series, multiples, and copies? for reasons ranging from the commercial to the subversive, while the value placed on duplicates in comparison with ?original? works has varied widely. Show More Summary
The board of trustees for New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art has chosen architect David Chipperfield for a major renovation of the museum's southwest wing, which showcases its modern and contemporary holdings. The effort will increase gallery space,...