Rio de Janeiro's Modern Art Museum is selling one of its most prized works, a Jackson Pollock painting, to help stay afloat. The private, not-for-profit museum said a sale of this type has never been done before in Brazil, although it is common in Europe and the United States. Show More Summary
The photographs of Diane Arbus (1923-71) are among the most widely recognised in the history of photography. Her images stand as powerful allegories of post-war America, and once seen are rarely forgotten. Works such as Identical twins,...Show More Summary
A new offering from the Museum of Modern Art takes the guess work out of your macchiato.
As part of its $100 million comprehensive campaign to preserve and expand its legacy for the 21st century and beyond, The John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art and Florida State University announce a leadership gift of $5 million from the Monda family of Sarasota, Florida. Show More Summary
Curator, theorist, and historian Ariella Azoulay questions the connections between the origins of modern art and the stolen artifacts lining the walls of European museums. The post Modern Art’s Roots in Imperial Plunder appeared first on Hyperallergic.
With its beaches, colourful modern art, parks and varied museums, Barcelona is a brilliant city to visit with children. Here are some of the best family activities for all ages in Barcelona.
Peter Gorschlüter (born 1974, Mainz) has been named as the new Director of Museum Folkwang in Essen. The curator and art historian, who has been acting director of the MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst in Frankfurt since 2010, will make the move to Essen on July 1st 2018. Show More Summary
With Tarsila do Amaral: Inventing Modern Art in Brazil, The Museum of Modern Art presents the first monographic exhibition in the United States exclusively devoted to the pioneering work of Tarsila do Amaral (Brazilian, 1886?1973), a founding figure of Brazilian modernism. Show More Summary
The Neo-Victorians: Contemporary Artists Revive Gilded-Age Glamour, on view at the Hudson River Museum from February 10 through May 13, 2018, explores a resurgence of interest over the last decade in ornamental lushness, with works of art that conceal pointed social commentary beneath seductive surface techniques. Show More Summary
The Chrysler Museum of Art welcomes Carolyn Swan Needell, Ph.D., as the Carolyn and Richard Barry Curator of Glass. Swan Needell is an expert in ancient and modern glass and also holds valuable glassblowing and casting experience that pairs well with the Chrysler Museum?s Perry Glass Studio. Show More Summary
Why Collect?, a report on museum collecting in the UK by historian Sir David Cannadine, was launched at Tate Modern today. The publication was commissioned by Art Fund and the Wolfson Foundation to mark 40 years of their collaboration in bringing art and objects into public collections. Show More Summary
In 1968, the Oklahoma Art Center (the predecessor to the Oklahoma City Museum of Art) purchased the 154-piece collection of the Washington Gallery of Modern Art, transforming Oklahoma City?s collection of contemporary art. Opening Saturday, Feb. Show More Summary
Maxi Geil & Playcolt “A Message To My Audience” In the mid-2000s I saw Maxi Geil & Playcolt play several shows to incredibly enthusiastic audiences, one of them a sold out show at the big theater at the Museum of Modern Art. When I think of this today, it’s like having memories from some parallel […]
The Moscow Museum of Modern Art presents ?Fly Me to the Moon? ? the first solo exhibition of London-based Chinese artist Jacky Tsai to take place in Russia. Best known for the floral skull he produced for fashion designer Alexander McQueen,...Show More Summary
From Motherwell to Hofmann: The Samuel Kootz Gallery, 1945?1966 is the first exhibition to examine the critical role Kootz (1898?1982) played in establishing modern American art as an international force. It focuses on the ways in which...Show More Summary
The Harvard Art Museums? newest special exhibition, Inventur?Art in Germany, 1943?55, will be on view from February 9 through June 3, 2018. The first exhibition of its kind, Inventur examines a largely unaddressed moment in modern German...Show More Summary
The Museum of Modern Art announces the appointment of Inés Katzenstein as the inaugural Director of the Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Research Institute for the Study of Art from Latin America. In this role, she will provide intellectual...Show More Summary
The Museum of Modern Art is screening Ed Wood's 1959 cult classic, Plan 9 from Outer Space. The post Return of One of the Most Beloved Bad Films of All Time appeared first on Hyperallergic.
As part of the Museum of Modern Art's exhibition about Club 57, animation historian Jerry Beck hosts a program of nine classic cartoons he screened there in the late 1970s and early '80s. The post An Intimate Screening of Classic Cartoons at the Museum of Modern Art appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The Museum of Modern Art presents a major performance installation by Tania Bruguera (Cuban, born 1968), Untitled (Havana, 2000), for the first time since acquiring it in 2015, from February 3 through March 11, 2018. Initially conceived...Show More Summary