Aside from minor tweaks for brightness and contrast, everything in this National Geographic-inspired gallery was captured entirely within the photo mode of Uncharted 4: A Thief's End. And while the images don't contain any story spoilers...Show More Summary
When Kate Middleton stepped out on Wednesday to visit the Vogue 100: A Century of Style exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, fashion clearly was at the forefront of her mind and her look. She elected to wear a pretty petal-pink...Show More Summary
President Michael D. Higgins will formally open the exhibition, Leonardo da Vinci: Ten Drawings from the Royal Collection, in the National Gallery of Ireland on Wednesday 4 May 2016. The exhibition features ten of the finest surviving...Show More Summary
These days, consumers of culture are not necessarily satisfied by simply experiencing what others have created. They want to participate themselves. Now, the SMK, The National Gallery of Denmark, launches a digital project that will,...Show More Summary
A variety of contemporary art galleries, architectural landmarks and outdoor activities in the D.C. metropolitan area add to the vibrancy and richness that make the nation's capital a wonderful place to visit. Be sure to add these eight diverse, unique destinations to your list of places to round out your trip. Sponsored by Destination D.C.
Anna Wintour has tried so hard to land the Duchess of Cambridge on the cover of American Vogue. Instead, Her Royal Highness chose to mark the collaboration between the National Portrait Gallery and British Vogue, celebrating the magazine's...Show More Summary
The National Gallery of Victoria?s blockbuster exhibition Andy Warhol | Ai Weiwei closed this week with a final attendance of 399,127, making it the highest-selling ticketed exhibition in the NGV?s history. Director Tony Ellwood said,...Show More Summary
British Vogue and the National Portrait Gallery have collaborated on a very special series of photographic portraits with HRH The Duchess of Cambridge. Two of the images have been displayed in the current Vogue 100: A Century of Style...Show More Summary
The Duchess of Cambridge appears on the cover of the 100th anniversary issue of British 'Vogue' and in the magazine's special exhibit at the National Portrait Gallery in London.
The National Gallery of Art maintains the largest public collection of art by the American artist Mark Rothko (1903?1970). Following the publication in 1998 of its landmark catalogue raisonné of Rothko's works on canvas, the Gallery embarked on research into Rothko's works on paper. Show More Summary
On September 30, 2016, the East Building galleries of the National Gallery of Art, which house the modern collection and several temporary exhibition spaces, will reopen after three years of renovation of existing galleries and construction of new galleries and a roof terrace. Show More Summary
A number of major museums in the UK, including the British Museum and National Portrait Gallery, may undergo investigation over claims that oil giant BP had sway over their operations.
The move follows the release of internal documents seen by the Guardian that appear to show the British Museum, National Portrait Gallery and other institutions bending to accommodate the demands of the oil company.
The sculpture, "Hahn/Cock," will debut in July, and the building will reopen on Sept. 30. [ more › ]
Gabriele Finaldi said the floor space of the gallery “hasn’t actually changed pretty much in a generation and we are now having 50% more visitors, and potentially that is going to grow in the future”.
Photographer Lynn Goldsmith’s studio says the Smithsonian Institution violated copyright of her 1993 portrait of Prince last week by distributing the image to the media without permission. The musician died April 21, and the following...Show More Summary
“Prague – New York Effects” Petr Zuska and Jen Shyu West Garden Court National Gallery of Art Washington, DC April 23, 2016 at 2 PM by George Jackson © 2016 by George Jackson Although it is crammed with art, The National Gallery provides spaces in which visitors can rest their eyes. Show More Summary
The National Gallery of Art announced today a $10 million grant from the Walton Family Foundation to establish the John Wilmerding Fund for Education in American Art. Named for the Gallery's retired curator, deputy director, trustee,...Show More Summary
Scene from A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Titania and Bottom, Edwin Landseer Link is to zoomable version on Google Art Project; downloadable file on Wikimedia Commons; original is in the National Gallery of Victoria, which also has a zoomable version. Edwin Landseer was a Victorian painter noted in particular for his sensitive and beautifully portrayals of […]
The National Gallery announced that the iconic and much-loved work from its collection, The Fighting Temeraire tugged to her last Berth to be broken up (1839) by J.M.W Turner, will feature on the Bank of England?s new £20 bank note.Show More Summary