Image Cache: This is Aston Martin’s most over-the-top open-top ever built. This one-off Vantage GT12 Roadster is the work of Q By Aston Martin, the James Bond-esque design studio that creates unique, hand-made vehicles for (insanely wealthy) customers around the world. More »
Christie’s, the auction house, celebrates its two-hundred-and-fiftieth anniversary this year, and over time the origins of certain company traditions have become obscure. Nobody is certain, for example, why the examination that art works...Show More Summary
“Masterpiece of Design”: MoMA Flies Its Copy of “Rainbow Flag” for Pride Week; SFMOMA Marche… I scooped the Museum of Modern Art onTwitter, regarding its observance of Pride Week. On Thursday, I tweeted about the museum’s prominent display (in front of the picture window overlooking its Sculpture Garden) of … read more AJBlog: CultureGrrlPublished 2016-06-26 […]
Art is distinct from the artist, and neither one needs to fit societal norms. These days, we're less willing to accept that. The post A plea: Why won’t we engage with pop culture anymore? appeared first on Macleans.ca.
When Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) stages UFC 200 on July 9, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada, the mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion will be pulling out all the stops. After all, the historic and monumental event is set to go down as the most stacked pay-per-view (PPV) in the history of the company and the sport. Show More Summary
From today the masterpieces in the Rijksmuseum can be found on Google Arts & Culture, the Google Cultural Institute?s website (also available as an app for Android and iOS). The digital collection contains some 200,000 objects. This has made the Rijksmuseum the best represented museum in the Google Cultural Institute. Show More Summary
The Center for Maine Contemporary Art opened its new building, designed by internationally acclaimed architect Toshiko Mori, on Sunday, June 26, 2016. The public opening celebration began with a ribboncutting ceremony, with CMCA board chair Charlotte Dixon and director Suzette McAvoy officiating. Show More Summary
Sheldon Museum of Art announces the acquisition of recent works by Robert Bordo, Michelle Grabner, and Stanley Whitney from its current invitational exhibition ?It was Never Linear: Recent Painting,? on view through July 31. Continuing...Show More Summary
Centuries have passed since Neolithic artists swirled red and white colour on the cliffs of northern Somalia, painting antelopes, cattle, giraffes and hunters carrying bows and arrows. Today, the paintings at Laas Geel in the self-declared...Show More Summary
World-renowned glass sculptor Dale Chihuly?s ?Golden Teal Chandelier? has been installed in the entryway of the Crocker Art Museum?s Teel Family Pavilion, setting the tone for the museum?s Summer of Glass, featuring three exhibitions highlighting glass from the ancient to the present. Show More Summary
Miguel Herrero is one of the most important European artists of the second half of 20th century and a key figure in the promotion of the Spanish culture. During his art career, he held a number of varied and diverse art exhibitions with...Show More Summary
Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon has been awarded a $750,000 Responsive Grant from the Henry Luce Foundation to create a publicly accessible electronic catalog for its preeminent collection documenting Shaker art and design, and to photograph a portion of the collection. Show More Summary
The UK?s leading media arts centre FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology), based in Liverpool, is delighted to announce technology leader Rachel Higham as new Chair of the Board, taking over from Sarah Fisher. As Chair, Rachel...Show More Summary
Fridman Gallery presents the first solo gallery exhibition by the renowned cross-discliplinary artist and experimental composer Matana Roberts. Roberts spent most of 2015 in a residency at the Whitney Museum of American Art, creating...Show More Summary
Approximately 600 pieces of art from a longtime collector and 15 works deaccessioned by Bowers Museum in Santa Ana will be featured on the first day of Don Presley Auction Co.?s sale July 9-10. Charles Reincke of Orange County, Calif., is a widely known dealer in the West who specializes in antique stereo view cards. Show More Summary
Organized by The Ringling, Circus Celebrities showcases posters that include exceptional portraits of an array of talented circus personalities. Much like celebrities today, center ring stars of the American circus depended on the wide distribution of their images to build audiences and enthusiasm. Show More Summary
Edward Snowden lay on his back in the rear of a Ford Escape, hidden from view and momentarily unconscious, as I drove him to the Whitney museum one recent morning to meet some friends from the art world. Along West Street, clotted with traffic near the memorial pools of the ... More »
It is predicted that fewer pieces will come to market in Britain because of the weakened pound, but experts maintain that art will persevere as an asset class.
Diversity is among the issues being watched closely ahead of these contests for the governing body of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will continue to have access to the European Union's single market, Boris Johnson, leader of the successful Brexit campaign and favorite to become the country's next prime minister, said in a newspaper article published on Sunday.