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1) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual ArtsWorld.com from 6/8/2014 - 6/15/2014 Ringo Starr to Unveil Self Portraits at Soho Contemporary Art, 6/19
by BWW News Desk - June 12, 2014

Ringo Starr, who is currently on tour with his All Starr Band, is also bringing his artwork to New York City. What started merely as a diversion to pass the time, has since developed into an iconic collection of artwork. This year Ringo has created a unique set of 'self portraits' that truly showcases his evolution as a visual artist. On June 19th, a collection of Starr's self-portraits will be unveiled at a VIP opening reception and exhibition at the Soho Contemporary Art Gallery, 259 Bowery, New York, NY 10002 (www.sohocontemporaryart.com) (more...)


2) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual ArtsWorld.com from 6/8/2014 - 6/15/2014 LIMINAL LANGUAGES: COMPLEXITY AND EMOTION IN ART Panel Set for Hunter College, 6/15
by BWW News Desk - June 10, 2014

'Liminal Languages: Complexity and Emotion in Art' will be moderated by Natalee Cayton and Rotem Linial on June 15, 2014 at 3 pm at Hunter College, 205 Hudson Street Gallery (entrance on Canal between Hudson and Greenwich). This panel is presented in conjunction with the Spring 2014 MFA Thesis Exhibitions and hosted by the MFA Thesis Students in collaboration with the Hunter College Art Galleries. (more...)


3) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual ArtsWorld.com from 6/8/2014 - 6/15/2014 Director Discusses the Proposed Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
by BWW News Desk - June 10, 2014

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has plans for a museum to honor motion pictures. The Academy Museum will contain over 290,000 square feet of state-of-the-art galleries, exhibition spaces, movie theaters, educational areas, and special event spaces. The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures will be the world's premier museum devoted to exploring and curating the history and future of the moving image. (more...)


4) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual ArtsWorld.com from 6/8/2014 - 6/15/2014 Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art Thomas P. Campbell Announces Five Senior Staff Promotions
by BWW News Desk - June 11, 2014

Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, today announced five senior staff promotions: (more...)


5) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual ArtsWorld.com from 6/8/2014 - 6/15/2014 "The Art of Ringo Starr" Includes 50 Artwork Pieces, 6/13
by BWW News Desk - June 11, 2014

Collection of artwork available for acquisition; Opportunity for buyers to meet Ringo Who: Featuring artwork by Ringo Starr, the multi-talented musician, singer, songwriter, and actor best known as the Beatles drummer. What: The Art of Ringo Starr - will include nearly 50 pieces of his artwork custom-framed by Ocean Galleries and available for acquisition. When: Friday, June 13, 2014 through Sunday, June15, 2014 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM (gallery hours) Receptions at Ocean Galleries Friday, June 13, 2014 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM Saturday, June 14, 2014 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM Sunday, June 15, 2014 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM Where: Ocean Galleries (9618 Third Ave., Stone Harbor, NJ 08247/Tel: 609.368.7777) As Ringo Starr hits the road this summer with his 14th All Starr Band, a collection of his art, composed by Starr electronically, will make companion stops at galleries in three select cities. Ocean Galleries was chosen for one of the gallery shows in conjunction with the Atlantic City performance. Ringo began composing art on his computer in the late 90s while on tour. He has created art over the past few years for Knot For Violence, Imagine World Peace, WaterAid, and Timberland boots, as well as an original design for the Hard Rock Signature Series T-Shirt. Ringo's new artwork will feature 'Self Portraits' from his early days to present day, as well as a new series of Peace Signs, all depicted in his bright and colorful palette. As always, Ringo's proceeds will benefit the Lotus US Foundation Charity, which funds, supports, participates in, and promotes charitable projects aimed at advancing social welfare in diverse areas. Ocean Galleries will host the exhibition featuring Ringo's artwork in the Stone Harbor gallery location beginning Friday, June 13 through Sunday, June 15, 2014. Anyone who acquires Ringo's artwork throughout the exhibition run will have the opportunity to meet and have a photo taken with the legendary artist at a private reception on Saturday, June 21 prior to the All Starr Band's performance at Caesars in Atlantic City. The show is Free and open to the public with all artwork available for acquisition. Gallery hours are 10:00 AM until 10:00 PM throughout the summer season. For more information, call 609-368-7777 or visit www.oceangalleries.com For over 25 years, Ocean Galleries has provided quality art by contemporary artists to their clients while practicing the highest standards of credibility and integrity in a comfortable and unpretentious atmosphere. With locations in Stone Harbor and Avalon, New Jersey, the distinguished art galleries feature an ever-changing display of artwork that includes local artists' watercolors, nationally recognized artists' originals, popular beach prints and high-end reproductions. Ocean Galleries also carries fine furniture and hand-made crafts from America and around the world. For more information, please call 609.368.7777 or visit www.oceangalleries.com (more...)


6) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual ArtsWorld.com from 6/8/2014 - 6/15/2014 Hauser & Wirth to Display Peter Bunnell Photography Exhibit, 6/26
by BWW News Desk - June 12, 2014

New York NY... Beginning 26 June, Hauser & Wirth will present 'The Photographic Object, 1970', an ambitious historical exhibition exploring the legacy of Peter Bunnell's landmark 1970 show 'Photography into Sculpture', presented at the The Museum of Modern Art, New York. (more...)


7) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual ArtsWorld.com from 6/8/2014 - 6/15/2014 Morrison H. Heckscher to Retire and Become Curator Emeritus at Metropolitan Museum and Sylvia L. Yount Appointed to Head American Wing
by BWW News Desk - June 11, 2014

Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced today that preeminent American art scholar Morrison H. Heckscher will retire on June 30, following 13 years as Lawrence A. Fleischman Chairman of The American Wing and a distinguished curatorial career at the Museum that spanned nearly five decades. He will become Curator Emeritus of The American Wing on July 1. (more...)


8) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual ArtsWorld.com from 6/8/2014 - 6/15/2014 NXNE Art Extends Graffiti Alley With 19 New Murals
by BWW News Desk - June 10, 2014

NXNE Art unveils the artists who will be transforming the Toronto pedestrian experience, revitalizing lost space, and bringing life to alleyways through a series of mural and projection-based urban interventions throughout the city June 16-22, 2014. (more...)


9) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual ArtsWorld.com from 6/8/2014 - 6/15/2014 George Shaw Becomes New Associate Artist of The National Gallery
by BWW News Desk - June 09, 2014

The National Gallery is pleased to announce that George Shaw has become its ninth Rootstein Hopkins Associate Artist. (more...)


10) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual ArtsWorld.com from 6/8/2014 - 6/15/2014 National Postal Museum Announces New Exhibition BEHIND THE BADGE, Opening 6/27
by BWW News Desk - June 12, 2014

"Behind the Badge," a dynamic new exhibition opening June 27 at the Smithsonian's National Postal Museum, will showcase the work of one of the nation's oldest federal law enforcement agencies. The United States Postal Inspection Service dates to 1776, when Benjamin Franklin first sent a surveyor to investigate the fledging nation's mail routes for efficiency and security. While post offices, postal employees and mail are common sights across the country, Americans may not realize that behind each is a network of U.S. postal inspectors working to keep the mail safe and empowering consumers to protect themselves and prevent crimes. (more...)



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