The Kimbell Art Museum announces today the gift of a masterpiece of modern sculpture, a carved limestone Head (c. 1913), by the Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani (1884--1920). This important work was given in honor of Ted and Lucile Weiner by their daughter Gwendolyn Weiner. Show More Summary
A new thematic presentation showcasing the rich collections of the Museum der Moderne Salzburg is being staged on level  at Mönchsberg. The selected works complement each other perfectly and, in addition to pieces from the museum?s...Show More Summary
The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art is exhibiting two special loans from the Museum of Modern Art in New York City as part of the exhibition ?Hand-Painted Pop! Art and Appropriation, 1961 to Now.? Andy Warhol?s ?Water Heater? and Roy...Show More Summary
Reddit’s massive /r/place art experiment remains one of the most remarkable collaborative endeavors I’ve ever seen on the internet. Screw you, museums: this is really modern art. It’s dizzying to look at it and try to make sense of the many, many, different references, pictures, flags, and symbols painted into /r/place. Show More Summary
"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."
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.
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, […]
Prolific architect Kengo Kuma just unveiled plans for an amazing timber museum in Turkey. According to the architects, the Odunpazari Modern Art Museum will be an expansive complex made up of obliquely stacked wooden boxes, paying homage to the area's traditional wooden Ottoman residences.[...]
V-A-C Foundation presents Hosting the Inhuman at the Moscow Museum of Modern Art?s (MMOMA) space on Gogolevsky Boulevard. The multidisciplinary project marks the beginning of MMOMA?s new programme Carte Blanche, which invites art institutions to implement their own curatorial initiatives at MMOMA sites. Show More Summary
The Saint Louis Art Museum presents The Hats of Stephen Jones, a special installation of eight hats designed by one of the world?s best-known contemporary milliners. The hats have been installed as gallery interventions throughout the museum from April 21 through Sept. Show More Summary
"Three of Peggy Guggenheim’s great-grandchildren say that when she donated her Venetian palace and Modern art collection to the foundation set up by her uncle in New York, she stipulated that none of the works on show in Venice should be removed for display elsewhere between Easter and 1 November."
The Norton Simon Museum's "Maven of Modernism: Galka Scheyer in California" delves into the life of the dealer devoted to the art phenomenon known as the Blue Four.
When the developers of Dwarf Fortress, one of the most ambitious simulation games ever made, die its source code will be donated to the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. "They wanted me to put in my will that they want the source code upon my demise," co-creator Tarn Adams told Eurogamer. Show More Summary
“Making Space: Women Artists and Postwar Abstraction,” at the Museum of Modern Art, looks like a typical march-of-styles historical survey, tracking high points in the boom decades of abstract art. There are ninety-four works by fifty-three international artists, all but one of them drawn from the museum’s collection, dating from 1942 to 1969. Show More Summary
Juxtaposing significant works by emerging and mid-career artists? all made in the past decade and recently acquired by The Museum of Modern Art?Unfinished Conversations: New Work from the Collection is on view from March 19 through July 30, 2017. Show More Summary
Irish Museum of Modern Art presents one of its most ambitious and compelling shows exploring how the spiritual endures in our everyday lives. In particular, As Above, So Below considers the role played by certain spiritualist and alternative...Show More Summary
The Sta?del Museum in Frankfurt has developed an innovative educational format that seeks to set a new standard in the realm of online education: ?Art History Online ? The Sta?del Course on Modern Art? is a comprehensive, free online...Show More Summary
The Museum of Modern Art presents a major exhibition surveying the abstract practices of women artists between the end of World War II and the onset of the Feminist movement in the late 1960s. On view from April 15 through August 13,...Show More Summary
Picasso paintings have sold for hundreds of millions of dollars in recent decades, but that wasn’t always so. In fact, one of the jewels of New York’s Museum of Modern Art—his 1907 cubist masterpiece Les Demoiselles d’Avignon sat inShow More Summary
Allison Janney spiralled, cranelike, up the ramp of the Guggenheim Museum. She stopped in front of a Kandinsky—“Black Lines” (1913), a jumble of Technicolor splotches—and gasped. “My gosh, that’s so beautiful,” she said. She was wearing chunky glasses and a dark blazer over a leopard-print blouse. Show More Summary