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Museum of Northern Arizona Receives Grants Totaling $622,000Museum of Northern Arizona Receives Grants Totaling $622,000
by BWW News Desk - December 18, 2014

The Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) have awarded the Museum of Northern Arizona (MNA) significant grants to renovate and upgrade the Ethnology Gallery as part of a long-term strategy to enhance the significance and intellectual quality of anthropology exhibits. (more...)


Mori Art Museum to Display SIMPLE FORMS Exhibit, 4/25/15Mori Art Museum to Display SIMPLE FORMS Exhibit, 4/25/15
by BWW News Desk - December 18, 2014

To mark its reopening following extensive refurbishment, the Mori Art Museum is proud to present “Simple Forms: Contemplating Beauty” from Saturday, April 25 to Sunday, July 5, 2015. In Europe during the 19th and early 20th centuries, explorations in fields such as mathematics, mechanical engineering, biology, geology and archeology sparked a renewed awareness of the aesthetics of “simple forms” that had a major influence on the design of industrial goods, buildings and so on. Similarly, the elegant lines of such “simple forms” exerted a powerful allure for artists, leading to the creation of many famous works of modern art. (more...)


BWW Reviews: Crash Courses in Artistic Greatness from ART IN TIME and THE 21ST-CENTURY ART BOOKBWW Reviews: Crash Courses in Artistic Greatness from ART IN TIME and THE 21ST-CENTURY ART BOOK
by Patrick Kennedy - December 18, 2014

Two new books offer essential additions to any art lover's personal collection. (more...)


Monte-Carlo Art Factory Presents New Work By  Zoia SkoropadenkoMonte-Carlo Art Factory Presents New Work By Zoia Skoropadenko
by BWW News Desk - December 18, 2014

MONTE-CARLO, Monaco, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ Monte-Carlo Art Factory, Royal patent holder of His Serene Highness Prince of Monaco, is pleased to present Zoia Skoropadenko's luxury limited edition illustrated porcelain, featuring iconic views of magical Monaco. (more...)


The Committee + AKArt's THE PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW to Shutter, 12/20The Committee + AKArt's THE PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW to Shutter, 12/20
by BWW News Desk - December 18, 2014

Closing Saturday, December 20 at 6pm, The Photography Show-a group show presented by The Committee + AKArt-features works by Dietmar Busse, Janine Gordon, Allie Pohl, Sepideh Salehi, Marielis Seyler, Aiden Simon, Philip Smith, Michael Tharp, and Shadi Yousefian. The images included in the exhibition seek to expand and reframe the boundaries of the medium by presenting new, experimental perspectives and commentary on gender, identity, and the photographic process itself. On view at Site/109, located at 109 Norfolk Street, The Photography Show is made possible with the support of Perrier. (more...)


ARTBOOK Presents Its Spring 2015 CatalogueARTBOOK Presents Its Spring 2015 Catalogue
by BWW News Desk - December 18, 2014

Featuring over 600 new books on art, photography, architecture, design, literature and culture from some of the world's most respected publishers, museums and cultural institutions, including The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, (more...)


UN CABINET DE CURIOSITES Showcases Ten Parisian Artists at Undercurrent Projects, Beginning TodayUN CABINET DE CURIOSITES Showcases Ten Parisian Artists at Undercurrent Projects, Beginning Today
by BWW News Desk - December 18, 2014

This Today from 6-8pm, join Undercurrent Projects for a preview reception: 'Un Cabinet de Curiosites Part. 1,' an exhibition of 10 Parisian artists, curated by Antoine Lefebvre, opening tonight, December 18 at 6 p.m. (more...)


Jo Baer, Anne Neukamp, and Diane Simpson Exhibition On View at Mitchell-Innes & NashJo Baer, Anne Neukamp, and Diane Simpson Exhibition On View at Mitchell-Innes & Nash
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2014

Mitchell-Innes & Nash is pleased to present a three-person show with Jo Baer, Anne Neukamp, and Diane Simpson. This is the gallery's first time exhibiting work by these three artists and includes a range of paintings and sculptures from 1978 to the present. The exhibition is on view through January 26, 2015. (more...)


New Sculptures by Anya Gallaccio at Lehmann Maupin Next MonthNew Sculptures by Anya Gallaccio at Lehmann Maupin Next Month
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2014

Lehmann Maupin will present a group of new sculptures by Anya Gallaccio at the gallery's 201 Chrystie Street location from January 9 through February 15, 2015. The artist will be present at an opening reception on Friday, January 9 from 6-8pm. (more...)


MoMA to Present Jacob Lawrence's Migration Series and Other Visions of the Great Movement NorthMoMA to Present Jacob Lawrence's Migration Series and Other Visions of the Great Movement North
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2014

The Museum of Modern Art marks the centennial of the beginning of the Great Migration, the multi-decade mass movement of African Americans from the rural South to the urban North, with the exhibition One-Way Ticket: Jacob Lawrence's Migration Series and Other Visions of the Great Movement North from April 3 through September 7, 2015. (more...)


Agora Gallery to Feature Works by Marcia Haufrecht, Opening 12/23Agora Gallery to Feature Works by Marcia Haufrecht, Opening 12/23
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2014

Chelsea's Agora Gallery will feature the original work of New York based artist Marcia Haufrecht in Sensorial Realms. The exhibition opens on December 23 and runs until January 15, with a reception on January 8. Any art lover who enjoys thought-provoking artworks and meeting talented and interesting artists is encouraged to attend. (more...)


Toulouse-Lautrec Prints On View at Block Museum this WinterToulouse-Lautrec Prints On View at Block Museum this Winter
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2014

The work of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, one of the best-known and widely-reproduced artists of modern times, gets a fresh look at Northwestern University's ? Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art this winter in an exhibition curated by undergraduate students and developed in a course taught by renowned 19th-century French art expert, S. Hollis Clayson. (more...)


Over 30 Works by Scotty Mitchell On View at Museum of Northern ArizonaOver 30 Works by Scotty Mitchell On View at Museum of Northern Arizona
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2014

More than 30 works by pastel artist Scotty Mitchell, who has spent nearly 20 years painting the vibrant hues and ever-changing light of southern Utah and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, are on view now through February 15, 2015 in the Museum of Northern Arizona's latest exhibition, Dialogue with Beauty-Scotty Mitchell Landscapes. (more...)


Fathom Events Presents EXHIBITION ON SCREENFathom Events Presents EXHIBITION ON SCREEN
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2014

Fathom Events, in association with Arts Alliance and Seventh Art Productions, is bringing five of the world's most acclaimed art exhibitions to select U.S. cinemas with 'EXHIBITION ON SCREEN,' kicking off on January 13, 2015. The first film, 'Matisse from MoMA and Tate Modern,' is based on the critically acclaimed exhibition Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs, now on view at The Museum of Modern Art in New York. These premiere cinema events, featuring Matisse, Van Gogh, Rembrandt and many more, will take audiences on a virtual guided tour of the exhibitions, and offer an opportunity to explore centuries of art history through high definition filmmaking. Screening in more than 300 movie theatres around the country, each film will allow audiences to experience exclusive interviews with art experts and historical figures, rare glimpses behind the scenes at the world's top museums and compelling biographical details, all without museum crowds or the expenses of traveling. Even if you've already seen these exhibitions on tour, this film series will give you exclusive access and content that can't be seen anywhere else. (more...)


BWW Interviews: Graphics Designer CLAIRE ZOGHBBWW Interviews: Graphics Designer CLAIRE ZOGHB
by Sherry Shameer Cohen - December 17, 2014

You will never take a program cover for granted. (more...)


Starbucks and Goodwill Unveil Location for Jesse Treviño Mural in Support of VeteransStarbucks and Goodwill Unveil Location for Jesse Treviño Mural in Support of Veterans
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2014

Starbucks and Goodwill Industries of San Antonio commemorated the one-year anniversary of a unique partnership in support of veterans by unveiling plans for a new mural by distinguished, local artist Jesse Treviño. (more...)


Christopher Burkett's THE ROAD LESS TRAVELED Opens Today at Michael Ingbar GalleryChristopher Burkett's THE ROAD LESS TRAVELED Opens Today at Michael Ingbar Gallery
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2014

'The Road Less Traveled' is an exhibition of Christopher Burkett's best fine art photographs presented by the Michael Ingbar Gallery, the only gallery in New York City to display works by the Oregon based photographer. (more...)


UN CABINET DE CURIOSITES to Showcase Ten Parisian Artists at Undercurrent Projects, Beginning 12/18UN CABINET DE CURIOSITES to Showcase Ten Parisian Artists at Undercurrent Projects, Beginning 12/18
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2014

This Thursday from 6-8pm, join Undercurrent Projects for a preview reception: 'Un Cabinet de Curiosités Part. 1,' an exhibition of 10 Parisian artists, curated by Antoine Lefebvre, opening December 18 at 6 p.m. (more...)


Willard Boepple's SCULPTURE Exhibit Enters Final WeekWillard Boepple's SCULPTURE Exhibit Enters Final Week
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2014

Lori Bookstein Fine Art is pleased to announce an exhibition of new sculpture by Willard Boepple. This is the artist's fifth solo show at the gallery. (more...)


Houghton Hall Exhibition to End US Tour at Nashville LandmarkHoughton Hall Exhibition to End US Tour at Nashville Landmark
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2014

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Houghton Hall: Portrait of an English Country House, a remarkable assemblage of paintings, furniture, porcelain, silver, costumes and other decorative arts from the 18th-century Norfolk estate of England's first prime minister, Sir Robert Walpole. Concluding its landmark tour of the U.S., the exhibition will be on view from February 13 through May 10, 2015. (more...)


The Mexican Museum Announces New Officers for 2015The Mexican Museum Announces New Officers for 2015
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2014

The Mexican Museum, a Smithsonian affiliate, announces its slate of new officers for 2015. Andrew “Andy” Kluger, current Chairman of The Mexican Museum's Board of Trustees, has been re-elected as Chair for the coming year. He is joined by Alejandro Vallejo as Vice-Chair, Miguel Bustos as Secretary, and Dr. Edgar de Sola as Treasurer. The Mexican Museum is the premier West Coast museum of Mexican, Mexican-American, Chicano, Latin American and Latino art, culture and heritage. (more...)


Actress Amy Adams Claims to Relate to Artist Margaret Keane in BIG EYES MovieActress Amy Adams Claims to Relate to Artist Margaret Keane in BIG EYES Movie
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2014

Actress Amy Adams will portray real-life artist, Margaret Keane, in the movie “Big Eyes,” set for release on Christmas Day by The Weinstein Company. (more...)


Photo Flash: Photographer Annie Watt's IMPROMPTU PORTRAITS at Park Avenue's Galerie Dumonteil Draws Glittering CrowdPhoto Flash: Photographer Annie Watt's IMPROMPTU PORTRAITS at Park Avenue's Galerie Dumonteil Draws Glittering Crowd
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2014

Geoffrey Bradfield, Barbara and Donald Tober, Gillian and Sylvester Miniter, Eleanora and Michael Kennedy and Ambassador John Loeb and Sharon Handler Loeb co-hosted a special VIP Preview of acclaimed celebrity and society photographer Annie Watt's Impromptu Portraits at the prestigious Galerie Dumonteil on Park Avenueand 57th Street on Tuesday to benefit the American Heart Association. The incisive images of celebrities, political figures, designers and society's elite filled the walls of the elegant gallery. The images were presented in a variety of sizes and formats, classic 8 x 10, Oversize and snappy Polaroids and many were scooped up by the attendees. (more...)


'HOUGHTON HALL' Exhibit to Open at Nashville's Frist Center'HOUGHTON HALL' Exhibit to Open at Nashville's Frist Center
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2014

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Houghton Hall: Portrait of an English Country House, a remarkable assemblage of paintings, furniture, porcelain, silver, costumes and other decorative arts from the 18th-century Norfolk estate of England's first prime minister, Sir Robert Walpole. Concluding its landmark tour of the U.S., the exhibition will be on view in the Center's Ingram Gallery from February 13 through May 10, 2015. (more...)


The Brooklyn Museum's Target First Saturday Set for 1/3The Brooklyn Museum's Target First Saturday Set for 1/3
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2014

On January 3, artists from the exhibition Crossing Brooklyn: Art from Bushwick, Bed-Stuy and Beyond take over Target First Saturday with a special curated evening of music, comedy, and performances. Highlights include music by Grammy Award-winning collective Snarky Puppy; Greg Barris's comedy showcase Heart of Darkness, featuring comedian Janeane Garofalo; and a performance by Chop and Quench, comprised of members of the cast and band of the musical Fela!. (more...)




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