Brian Ferriso, the Marilyn H. and Dr. Robert B. Pamplin, Jr. Director of the Portland Art Museum, announces the appointment of Sara Krajewski as the Robert and Mercedes Eichholz Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art. Krajewski was most...Show More Summary
The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum presents Shallow Sun, an exhibition of new photo and video works by artist Penelope Umbrico that traces a ricocheting trajectory through photographic history. Shallow Sun is presented inside and adjacent...Show More Summary
30 Jun-04 Jul For a cheap and creative way to enjoy the school holidays drop in to the Museum of Contemporary Art and prepare to enjoy/endure four seasons in one day....
Tue 07 Jul The Museum of Contemporary Art is running two workshops with artists Louise Pike and Anne-Louise Dadak from design studio Province on the basics of painting...
For the third summer, the Fort Wayne Museum of Art is exhibiting a trio of exhibitions with nearly 100 works of the most exciting contemporary studio glass in the world, this year featuring a solo exhibition by Christina Bothwell, works...Show More Summary
Artist Joe Mangrum has creating temporary artworks with sacks of colored sand since 2006. He’s made short-lived masterpieces all over the world, on streets and inside contemporary museums and galleries. He has completed nearly 1000 paintings, and here are some of his best. Read more...
Museums are no longer just about what hangs on the walls or rests in glass cases. Performance has become a major element in their programming, and Chicago's Museum of Contemporary Art has been in the forefront of such activity for years. Show More Summary
The Art Museum of the Americas in partnership with the Embassy of Colombia in Washington, D.C. present Waterweavers: The River in Contemporary Colombian Visual and Material Culture, an exhibition on contemporary Colombia organized by the Bard Graduate Center Gallery (BGCG) of New York and curated by José Roca with Alejandro Martín. Show More Summary
The Museum of Contemporary Art announced its 2015-16 MCA Stage season on Tuesday. As always, it's a blend of theater, dance and music works by local, national and international artists.
The Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University has announced that Michelle Puetz, 2013-15 Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Curatorial Fellow at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), will join the museum on July 13, 2015, as Pick-Laudati Curator of Media Arts. Show More Summary
Artist Virginia Poundstone?whose practice spans photography, sculpture, video, and installation, and is exclusively focused on the history and botany of the flower and its socio-economic and cultural significance?mounted an exhibition...Show More Summary
On June 12, 1987, President Ronald Reagan stood in front of the famed Brandenburg Gate, a checkpoint between East and West Berlin, and before a crowd of 20,000 cheering Germans, urged Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev to tear down the Berlin Wall. Show More Summary
There's a big party at Seattle Art Museum tonight for the opening of Disguise: Masks and Global African Art (7 to 11 pm)—and seven (!) of the young contemporary artists featured in the exhibition are doing live performances tonight, and only tonight. Show More Summary
The Contemporary Jewish Museum announces the appointment of Wendy Kesser Yanowitch as Chair of the Board of Trustees. Yanowitch will begin her new role July 1, 2015. She has served on the Board of The CJM for four years and has been its Vice President since 2013. Show More Summary
The Tchoban Foundation Museum for Architectural Drawing?s newest exhibition is dedicated to the development of architectural representation in the United States of America in the 20th and 21st century. The exhibition presents the hand-drawn worlds of prominent American architects and architectural draftsmen. Show More Summary
The Broad museum, in preparation for its fall opening in downtown Los Angeles, announced Tuesday that it has beefed up its collection of postwar and contemporary art with the acquisition of more than 50 new works.
'The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Los Angeles, presents Tongues Untied (June 6 - September 13), an exhibition titled after the landmark film by poet, activist, and artist Marlon Riggs. Tongues Untied presents a selection of works...Show More Summary
Over the course of her nearly 30-year career, Jacqueline Humphries (b. 1960, New Orleans) has emerged as a singular force in contemporary art, an influential ?artist?s artist? whose signature abstract works in metallic and ultraviolet pigments must be experienced firsthand. Show More Summary
Sat 20 Jun Usually closed to the public, the Museum of Contemporary Art's Bella Room is throwing open its doors this Saturday for an open day, to show off its brand-new...
The Broad museum, in preparation for its Sept. 20 opening in downtown Los Angeles, announced Tuesday that it has acquired more than 50 works for its 2,000-plus collection of postwar and contemporary art.