VISUAL ARTS NEWS COVERAGE - PAGE 2


Saatchi Gallery Presents Ben Turnbell: NO GUTS NO GLORY, April 11 Saatchi Gallery Presents Ben Turnbell: NO GUTS NO GLORY, April 11
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2017

On 11 April the Saatchi Gallery will open No Guts No Glory, an exhibition of new works by the artist Ben Turnbull, in the Prints & Originals Gallery.... (more...)
Seattle's Gallery 1/1 To Show One Of A Kind Prints In SEEING THE HAND OF THE ARTIST - CAMERALESS PHOTOGRAPHY, 3/30-4/2 Seattle's Gallery 1/1 To Show One Of A Kind Prints In SEEING THE HAND OF THE ARTIST - CAMERALESS PHOTOGRAPHY, 3/30-4/2
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2017

Seattle fine art exhibitor GALLERY 1/1 today announced it has been chosen to show at the highly-esteemed Association of International Photography Art Dealers' (AIPAD) annual 'The Photography Show' in New York City, March 30-April 2, 2017.... (more...)
Meislin Projects Presents IDO MICHAELI FROM SKETCH TO FABRIC Meislin Projects Presents IDO MICHAELI FROM SKETCH TO FABRIC
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2017

Meislin Projects is pleased to announce From Sketch to Fabric, the first solo exhibition by Ido Michaeli with the gallery. From Sketch to Fabric presents a series of preparatory works from two of Michaeli's major projects, Black Panther Got Loose From the Bronx Zoo (2017) and Ethiopian Curtain of th... (more...)
Galerie Lelong Presents Artist Nancy Spero Galerie Lelong Presents Artist Nancy Spero
by BWW News Desk - March 18, 2017

Galerie Lelong is pleased to present the first ever US installation of Nancy Spero's large-scale, three-dimensional sculpture Maypole: Take No Prisoners. Initially created for the grand entryway of the 52nd Biennale di Venezia in 2007, Maypole: Take No Prisoners provokes critical discussion about th... (more...)
Percent for Art Program Announces New Public Art Commission at the Viaduct Rail Park Percent for Art Program Announces New Public Art Commission at the Viaduct Rail Park
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2017

The Office of Arts, Culture, and the Creative Economy's Percent for Art Program (OACCE), Philadelphia Parks & Recreation, Center City District, and the Friends of the Rail Park are pleased to announce a new site-specific public art commission by Philadelphia-based artists, Brent Wahl and Laynie Brow... (more...)
'Art Olympia 2017 Launches in Japan 'Art Olympia 2017 Launches in Japan
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2017

SAITAMA, Japan, March 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ Art Olympia is a new international open art competition held once in every two years. The main goals are to discover young talented artists and to support them so that their global art careers may flourish. Art Olympia will give away a total of approximate... (more...)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Gives Statement on Proposed Elimination of Funding The Metropolitan Museum of Art Gives Statement on Proposed Elimination of Funding
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2017

The Metropolitan Museum of Art offers the following statement on the proposed elimination of funding for the NEA, NEH, and IMLS:... (more...)
Nadja Verena Marcin To Display Works In THE WHITNEY HOUSTON BIENNIAL Nadja Verena Marcin To Display Works In THE WHITNEY HOUSTON BIENNIAL
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2017

Multi-disciplinary artist Nadja Verena Marcin's photographic work Bride (image above) and video / performance piece How to Undress in Front of Your Husband, will be featured in the 2017 The Whitney Houston Biennial: Greatest Love of All.... (more...)
The Rose Art Museum Announces Jennie C. Jones as Recipient of 2017 Ruth Ann and Nathan Perlmutter Artist-in-Residence Award The Rose Art Museum Announces Jennie C. Jones as Recipient of 2017 Ruth Ann and Nathan Perlmutter Artist-in-Residence Award
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2017

The Rose Art Museum is pleased to name Jennie C. Jones as the recipient of the 2017 Ruth Ann and Nathan Perlmutter Artist-in-Residence Award. Drawing connections between art and music, the Brooklyn-based artist creates visual and sound abstractions that explore intersections between cultural and soc... (more...)
New Public Sculpture Honors LGBTQ Champions New Public Sculpture Honors LGBTQ Champions
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2017

The City of North Miami unveiled a new sculpture installation this past Saturday, March 4th, that was commissioned by the municipality to "Celebrate the legacy of Miami-Dade County's lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer champions and the historic milestones of the LGBTQ community," said Scott ... (more...)
Jean Harlow is a Hit with the Stars at The Hollywood Museum Jean Harlow is a Hit with the Stars at The Hollywood Museum
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2017

???????The Hollywood Museum is pleased to present "Jean Harlow: Hollywood's First Blond Bombshell." The exhibit opened to  to the public this month in celebration of the iconic platinum blond, Jean Harlow.... (more...)
German Sculptor Alf Lechner Passes Away German Sculptor Alf Lechner Passes Away
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2017

Alf Lechner, one of Germany's most important contemporary sculptors, died suddenly at his home in Bavaria on February 25th, 2017. Lechner was 91 years old.... (more...)
Chabot Space & Science Center Presents TINKERFEST, 4/22 Chabot Space & Science Center Presents TINKERFEST, 4/22
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2017

Continuing its commitment to offering a wide and changing variety of participatory science events and programs that engage and inspire all ages, Chabot Space & Science Center will present its first Tinkerfest on Saturday, April 22, from 10 am to 4 pm.... (more...)
Monday Luncheon at the Cultural Council Will Feature Palm Beach Interior Designer Gil Walsh Monday Luncheon at the Cultural Council Will Feature Palm Beach Interior Designer Gil Walsh
by BWW News Desk - March 15, 2017

The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County's "It's What You See" luncheons are always fascinating, and Monday's gathering will be no exception. Designer Steven Stolman will interview Palm Beach interior designer Gil Walsh about integrating fine art with interior design. Walsh, known for her masterful... (more...)
Interview with a Dead Friend: Dan Asher Interview with a Dead Friend: Dan Asher
by Barry Kostrinsky - March 15, 2017

Why only interview the living? This is an interview with Dan Asher who passed several years before I wrote this. It is an attempt to channel his spirit and to reveal how he would respond and give depth to this great artists complexity while hinting at explanations of who he really was.... (more...)
MoMA Presents 'Louise Lawler: WHY PICTURES NOW', 4/30-7/30
by BWW News Desk - March 15, 2017

With Louise Lawler: WHY PICTURES NOW, The Museum of Modern Art presents the first major survey in New York of Louise Lawler (American, b. 1947), spanning the 40-year creative output of one of the most influential artists working in the fields of image production and institutional critique. On view f... (more...)
OMAR RAYO, Cartagena de Indias To Open May 15 OMAR RAYO, Cartagena de Indias To Open May 15
by BWW News Desk - March 15, 2017

The NH Galeria, Cartagena de Indias, Colombia presents, as of March 16, twenty major late works by Omar Rayo that expose both the evolution of a work that remained vigorous until the end, and the characteristics that have made it unique and identifiable during the more than 60 years of his artistic ... (more...)
Artadia Announces 2017 Awardees, Kahlil Joseph And Gala Porras-Kim Artadia Announces 2017 Awardees, Kahlil Joseph And Gala Porras-Kim
by BWW News Desk - March 15, 2017

Artadia is pleased to announce the Awardees for the 2017 Los Angeles Artadia Awards: Kahlil Joseph and Gala Porras-Kim. As the 2017 Los Angeles Artadia Awardees, Joseph and Porras-kim will receive $10,000 in unrestricted funds as well as access to the ongoing benefits of the Artadia Awards program.... (more...)
Boulevard Presents Two Million Years Of History And Humanity With The British Museum Boulevard Presents Two Million Years Of History And Humanity With The British Museum
by BWW News Desk - March 14, 2017

Since its inception, the British Museum has been open to all “studious and curious persons.” Boulevard's latest experience, Two Million Years of History and Humanity, takes this mission to a whole new level by broadening further the already-wide reach of the Museum and its collection, making a self-... (more...)
2017 Lumen Prize Announces Open Call for Entries 2017 Lumen Prize Announces Open Call for Entries
by BWW News Desk - March 14, 2017

An international open call for artists engaged with digital technology.... (more...)
National Gallery Welcomes The Prince of Wales to Private View of THE CREDIT SUISSE EXHIBITION National Gallery Welcomes The Prince of Wales to Private View of THE CREDIT SUISSE EXHIBITION
by BWW News Desk - March 14, 2017

The National Gallery had the honour last night (Monday 13 March 2017) of welcoming its Royal Patron, HRH The Prince of Wales, to a Private View of The Credit Suisse Exhibition: Michelangelo & Sebastiano.... (more...)
Swedish Artist Lars Fredriksson Exhibits Striking Work in Warrington Swedish Artist Lars Fredriksson Exhibits Striking Work in Warrington
by BWW News Desk - March 13, 2017

A talented Swedish artist on a six-month work placement in Warrington is displaying striking artwork about never losing courage.... (more...)
New Exhibition to Feature Original Works by Comic Book Artist Alex Ross New Exhibition to Feature Original Works by Comic Book Artist Alex Ross
by BWW News Desk - March 13, 2017

'Superheroes and Superstars: The Works of Alex Ross'-a new exhibition featuring the work of one of the world's greatest comic book artists-will be on view at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley (MSV) from February 11 through May 14, 2017.... (more...)
Madeline Stuart breaks Down Another Barrier for Disabilities Everywhere Madeline Stuart breaks Down Another Barrier for Disabilities Everywhere
by BWW News Desk - March 11, 2017

A little after a week of going viral for her 4th consecutive time in her 2 year career, Madeline Stuart keeps on breaking barriers, as she took to Paris Runway as the first model with Down Syndrome to walk in Paris Fashion Week.... (more...)
Museum Of Contemporary Art Denver Receives $400,000 Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Grant To Create Animating Museums Program Museum Of Contemporary Art Denver Receives $400,000 Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Grant To Create Animating Museums Program
by BWW News Desk - March 11, 2017

The Museum of Contemporary Art Denver (MCA Denver) has been awarded a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The $400,000 grant will establish Animating Museums, a two-year leadership program for art museum professionals nationally, who will come to Denver to advance their professional developm... (more...)