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32nd annual Mayworks Festival Features 'Art Against Precarity' 32nd annual Mayworks Festival Features 'Art Against Precarity'
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

The 32nd annual Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts - Art Against Precarity - opens on Friday, April 28th, with a multi-disciplinary program that thematically highlights the state of precarious work and workers' struggles against precarity.... (more...)
G.T. Pellizzi at Hotel Americano G.T. Pellizzi at Hotel Americano
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

Hôtel Americano with Mary Boone, Y Gallery and Steven Turner, are pleased to present 'Pool Meditations for Hedy Lamarr', part of a series of lighting installations by Mexican artist G. T. Pellizzi. The exhibition will debut Thursday, May 4 on the occasion of Frieze Art Fair week and remain on view t... (more...)
National Portrait Gallery Announces 10th Anniversary TAYLOR WESSING PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAIT PRIZE Call for Entries National Portrait Gallery Announces 10th Anniversary TAYLOR WESSING PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAIT PRIZE Call for Entries
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

For the first time in its history the National Portrait Gallery's annual competition the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize is to permit digital entries for its first round of judging, it was announced today, Friday 28 April 2017.... (more...)
Sandra Muss Installation at The Kreeger Museum Sculpture Garden Sandra Muss Installation at The Kreeger Museum Sculpture Garden
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

Portals, a site-specific, permanent installation by artist Sandra Muss will inaugurate the woods portion of the Kreeger Museum Sculpture Garden on May 18, 2017. The Kreeger's expansion of its outdoor exhibition space will afford visitors additional opportunities to experience art in a natural settin... (more...)
Artadia Announces 2017 New York Awardees Artadia Announces 2017 New York Awardees
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

The 2017 New York Artadia Awardees will receive $10,000 in unrestricted funds as well as access to the ongoing benefits of the Artadia Awards program. ... (more...)
The Rolling Stones EXHIBITIONISM Partners With Vamonde To Create Digital Tour The Rolling Stones EXHIBITIONISM Partners With Vamonde To Create Digital Tour
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

The Rolling Stones Exhibitionism, produced by iEC Exhibitions!, is thrilled to team up with Vamonde, a mobile storytelling platform, to create an interactive experience that will allow Vamonde app users the chance to explore the band's historic Chicago locations featured in Navy Pier's latest exhibi... (more...)
Mysteries of The Curious Garden to Be Unveiled 5/6 Mysteries of The Curious Garden to Be Unveiled 5/6
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

The Atlanta Botanical Garden has designated 2017 as its "year of the garden," and to celebrate will present an art exhibition this spring designed to encourage guests to see, stop, experience and talk about nature -all in surprisingly intriguing ways. The Curious Garden, presented May 6 - October 29... (more...)
'One to Watch' Artist Finds Inspiration Among Warrington Museum & Art Gallery Exhibits 'One to Watch' Artist Finds Inspiration Among Warrington Museum & Art Gallery Exhibits
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

A young painter labelled 'one to watch' by Saatchi Art has found inspiration in Warrington Museum & Art Gallery's collection for a new exhibition.... (more...)
The One Club for Creativity Announces Details of Creative Week The One Club for Creativity Announces Details of Creative Week
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

NEW YORK, April 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ The One Club for Creativity (www.oneclub.org), the non-profit organization that produces The One Show and ADC Annual Awards, today announced the schedule for Creative Week (www.oneshow.org), a weeklong festival (May 8-12) showcasing the best creative minds in ad... (more...)
Carlos Rosario Family Day Brings Together Diversity in Art, 4/30 Carlos Rosario Family Day Brings Together Diversity in Art, 4/30
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

Carlos Rosario Family Day is a chance to learn about cultures from all over the world as students share their traditions through art and performance.... (more...)
Vans Opens Public Voting for the 8th Annual Custom Culture Design Competition Vans Opens Public Voting for the 8th Annual Custom Culture Design Competition
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

Vans, in partnership with LCAD (Laguna College of Art + Design), Americans for the Arts, Blick Art Materials and Journeys, is excited to share the top 50 semi-finalists for the Vans Custom Culture high school art competition. Through May 10, everyone nationwide can support arts education by visiting... (more...)
Hunter College Art Galleries Announce HOMECOMING Hunter College Art Galleries Announce HOMECOMING
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

Hunter College Art Galleries are pleased to announce Homecoming, an exhibition of four Hunter Studio Art MFA alumni: Katherine Behar (MFA 2009), Oliver Herring (MFA 1991), Julia Jacquette (MFA 1992) and Yashua Klos (MFA 2009).... (more...)
Digital Product Studio and Sue Bryce Education Announce 'Portrait Masters Conference' in Palm Springs, 9/10 Digital Product Studio and Sue Bryce Education Announce 'Portrait Masters Conference' in Palm Springs, 9/10
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

Digital Product Studio and Sue Bryce Education have announced the first 'Portrait Masters Conference' to be held at the Miramonte Hotel & Spa in Palm Desert, CA. from September 10-12, 2017. Hosted by renowned portrait photographer and educator Sue Bryce, the two-day conference will be conducted by s... (more...)
Nari Ward at Lehmann Maupin Nari Ward at Lehmann Maupin
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

Lehmann Maupin is pleased to present TILL, LIT, Nari Ward's fourth solo exhibition with the gallery. Ward will debut a series of new work comprised of mixed media paintings, sculptures, and installations.... (more...)
Gallery W at American Greetings Goes Big with New Sculpture and Painting Exhibit Gallery W at American Greetings Goes Big with New Sculpture and Painting Exhibit
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

“Think big” is advice meant to inspire impressive ideas, and that boundless mindset is perfect for experiencing the newest exhibit at Gallery W. The public art gallery located on the ground floor of the newly constructed American Greetings Creative Studios world headquarters welcomes its next show, ... (more...)
HG Contemporary Presents Laura Kimpton Solo Exhibition HG Contemporary Presents Laura Kimpton Solo Exhibition
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

HG Contemporary is pleased to present a solo exhibition by multimedia artist Laura Kimpton May 4 through May 26, 2017. “If WORDS could SPEAK,” the title of the exhibition, considers the multivalent interpretations of words in text, speech, and sculpture, as they gain increasing importance through te... (more...)
The National Gallery Presents 'Scenes from the Lives of the Virgin and Other Saints' The National Gallery Presents 'Scenes from the Lives of the Virgin and Other Saints'
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

This summer visitors to the National Gallery can discover Giovanni da Rimini's exquisite late Medieval painting Scenes from the Lives of the Virgin and Other Saints. Giovanni's panel, which is more than seven hundred years old, beautifully unites the tradition of late Byzantine icons with a new, mor... (more...)
IONA Contemporary Dance Theatre To PAINT BY NUMBERS, 6/9-18 IONA Contemporary Dance Theatre To PAINT BY NUMBERS, 6/9-18
by Molly Tracy - April 27, 2017

IONA Contemporary Dance Theatre delves into the creative action of dance and painting, set to live music by the Quadraphonix in 'Paint By Number,' scheduled for June 9, 10 and 11 and June 16, 17 and 18 at Ward Gateway Center, 333 Ward Avenue in the former Sports Authority building.... (more...)
Railroad Songs & Stories to be presented at Fort Caspar Railroad Songs & Stories to be presented at Fort Caspar
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2017

Fort Caspar Museum Association is pleased to announce its Spring Lunch and Learn program.  It will be held on Saturday, May 13th and will feature musical historian Bill Rossiter who will present "The Magic Carpet Made of Steel: Songs and Stories of the Railroad." ... (more...)
Up2Us Hosts 'Bloom Art', 5/6 Up2Us Hosts 'Bloom Art', 5/6
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2017

The Westchester-based organization, Up2Us will host an art auction at Chappaqua Station,Saturday, May 6.  The event is being called BLOOM, in honor of the phrase “Bloom where you are planted. Up2Us was inspired to action when Hillary Rodham Clinton first shared this famous saying.  In the months fol... (more...)
MoMA Presents 'Robert Rauschenberg: Among Friends' MoMA Presents 'Robert Rauschenberg: Among Friends'
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2017

Robert Rauschenberg: Among Friends, a retrospective spanning the six-decade career of this defining figure of contemporary art, will be on view at The Museum of Modern Art from May 21 through September 17, 2017. Organized in collaboration with Tate Modern in London, this exhibition brings together o... (more...)
MutualArt Triples Distributions and Sales for Artist Pension Trust After Merger MutualArt Triples Distributions and Sales for Artist Pension Trust After Merger
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2017

Following its merger with MutualArt last year, the Artist Pension Trust (APT) has just reported growth – both in sales and artist distributions – has tripled in the time period ending April 2017.... (more...)
'Art with Watson: Hidden Portraits' Opens at the Cadillac House 'Art with Watson: Hidden Portraits' Opens at the Cadillac House
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2017

NEW YORK, April 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ 'Art with Watson,' a special exhibit sponsored by IBM (NYSE: IBM) that showcases 'cognitive creativity,' is open at the Cadillac House gallery, 330 Hudson Street, in New York City's SOHO neighborhood, through May 7.... (more...)
Art Village Gallery Announces Columbia's MEMPHIS IN MAY Artist Art Village Gallery Announces Columbia's MEMPHIS IN MAY Artist
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2017

Art Village Gallery, whose mission is to promote diversity through art, announced that it will pay tribute to Memphis in May's honored country, Colombia, by exhibiting the latest artwork of award-winning Colombian artist, Jorge Yances.... (more...)
JUDITH BARRY at Mary Boone Gallery JUDITH BARRY at Mary Boone Gallery
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2017

On 6 May 2017, Mary Boone Gallery will open at its Chelsea location imagination, dead imagine, an installation with sound and video projection by JUDITH BARRY. The exhibition is curated by Piper Marshall.... (more...)