VISUAL ARTS NEWS COVERAGE - PAGE 2


BWW Blog: Who Made the Guggenheim the Guggenheim? BWW Blog: Who Made the Guggenheim the Guggenheim?
by Barry Kostrinsky - February 13, 2017

Who made the Guggenheim the Guggenheim? Why Rockefeller of course. Remember in My Big Fat Greek Wedding the wise words of the wife- yes...the man has the head but the woman controls the neck and which way the head turns. Solomon Guggenheim's wife, a Rockefeller, introduces Hilla Rebay to her husband... (more...)
Kustera Projects Presents A CALL TO ACTION Kustera Projects Presents A CALL TO ACTION
by BWW News Desk - February 11, 2017

A Call to Action is an exhibition featuring over 60 artists and performers in an expression of protest to the current president and his administration.... (more...)
Fort Gansevoort Presents Scott McFarland's SKY LEAKS, 2/11-3/11 Fort Gansevoort Presents Scott McFarland's SKY LEAKS, 2/11-3/11
by BWW News Desk - February 11, 2017

Fort Gansevoort is pleased to announce an exhibition of recent work by Scott McFarland, which will occupy Fort Gansevoort's three floor exhibition space from February 11 - March 11, 2017.... (more...)
Meatpacking BID to Present ARTECH: ADVENTURES IN ART + TECHNOLOGY Series to Promote STEAM Meatpacking BID to Present ARTECH: ADVENTURES IN ART + TECHNOLOGY Series to Promote STEAM
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2017

The Meatpacking Business Improvement District (BID) has announced ARTech: Adventures in Art + Technology, an exciting partnership with the Children's Museum of the Arts and the New York Hall of Science (NYSCI.)... (more...)
Nouveau Musee National de Monaco Releases DESIGNING DREAMS: A CELEBRATION OF LEON BAKST Book Nouveau Musee National de Monaco Releases DESIGNING DREAMS: A CELEBRATION OF LEON BAKST Book
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2017

Published to accompany the exhibition Designing Dreams, A Celebration of Leon Bakst at the Nouveau Musee National de Monaco, this volume, which gathers scientific contributions from leading researchers and art historians alongside in situ installation views, pays tribute to Leon Bakst, the greatest ... (more...)
SECRETS OF BUDDHIST ART: TIBET, JAPAN, AND KOREA' To Open Today SECRETS OF BUDDHIST ART: TIBET, JAPAN, AND KOREA' To Open Today
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2017

This winter and spring, visitors to the Frist Center will enjoy opportunities to examine the art of Buddhism in depth. Organized by the Newark Museum exclusively for the Frist Center, Secrets of Buddhist Art: Tibet, Japan, and Korea explores one of the great faiths of the world through paintings and... (more...)
Frist Center Presents SECRETS OF BUDDHIST ART, 2/10-5/7 Frist Center Presents SECRETS OF BUDDHIST ART, 2/10-5/7
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2017

This winter and spring, visitors to the Frist Center will enjoy opportunities to examine the art of Buddhism in unusual depth. Organized by the Newark Museum exclusively for the Frist Center, Secrets of Buddhist Art: Tibet, Japan, and Korea explores one of the great faiths of the world through paint... (more...)
Andrea Rosen Gallery Presents Elliott Hundley, Today Andrea Rosen Gallery Presents Elliott Hundley, Today
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2017

Elliott Hundley's intricate and immersive works evolve from his historical research on theater, literature, and film, emerging in this exhibition from an exploration of Antonin Artaud's enduringly imperative play 'There Is No More Firmament.' Written in the 1930s and set in an imagined year 2000, th... (more...)
Fridman Gallery To Host Performance And Conversation By Helene Nymann, Today Fridman Gallery To Host Performance And Conversation By Helene Nymann, Today
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2017

This Today, at 7pm, by invitation from artist Helene Nymann, Vangeline participates in an artist discussion about Butoh curated by Helga Christoffersen, Assistant Curator, New Museum.... (more...)
The Art & Antiques Fair Olympia Returns To London For 45th Year, June 26 - July 2 The Art & Antiques Fair Olympia Returns To London For 45th Year, June 26 - July 2
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2017

The Art & Antiques Fair Olympia is set to return to London this summer in what will be its historic 45th year.  The prestigious Fair, which offers more choice than any other top European fair, has prices ranging from £100 to hundreds of thousands of pounds.... (more...)
Betty Cunningham Gallery Present Robert Feintuch's 3 PAINTINGS, 3 DRAWINGS Betty Cunningham Gallery Present Robert Feintuch's 3 PAINTINGS, 3 DRAWINGS
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2017

Betty Cuningham Gallery is pleased to open 3 Paintings, 3 Drawings featuring recent work by Robert Feintuch in the Gallery's Sidecar space. The artist will be present for an opening reception on Saturday, February 24th from 4 - 7 PM.... (more...)
Natural History Museum in Scotland Announces Final Showings Of WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR Exhibition Natural History Museum in Scotland Announces Final Showings Of WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR Exhibition
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2017

The world-renowned Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition, on tour from the Natural History Museum in London, is in its final weeks at theNational Museum of Scotland.... (more...)
New Institute For Contemporary Art At Virginia Commonwealth University To Open In December New Institute For Contemporary Art At Virginia Commonwealth University To Open In December
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2017

On October 28, 2017, Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) will unveil the Institute for Contemporary Art (ICA), a new, non-collecting contemporary art institution designed by Steven Holl Architects.... (more...)
San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery Presents IMPRESSIONS, 2/9-3/1 San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery Presents IMPRESSIONS, 2/9-3/1
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2017

San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery presents Impressions: African American artists and their connection to African Art, an exhibition featuring the works of Andrea Chung, Kenyatta A.C. Hinkle and Robert Pruitt as well as select pieces from the San Diego Mesa College African Art collection.... (more...)
Rojas & Robensteen Projects Presents I AM HERE Exhibition Featuring Manal AlDowayan, 2/17-3/26 Rojas & Robensteen Projects Presents I AM HERE Exhibition Featuring Manal AlDowayan, 2/17-3/26
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2017

Rojas + Rubensteen Projects, a contemporary art gallery and community hub in Little River, Miami, is pleased to present the exhibition 'I Am Here' by world-acclaimed female artist Manal AlDowayan, hailing from Saudi Arabia.... (more...)
Kansas City Art Institute Receives $10 Million Donation Kansas City Art Institute Receives $10 Million Donation
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Feb. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ The Kansas City Art Institute (KCAI) announced today a $10million gift to build a state-of-the-art student residence hall on campus. 'Today surely marks the beginning of a significant new chapter in the 132-year history of the Kansas City Art In... (more...)
FOUR A.M. Presents TORNADO OF JUSTICE VS. DANGLING CARROT, 2/14 FOUR A.M. Presents TORNADO OF JUSTICE VS. DANGLING CARROT, 2/14
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2017

On the occasion of the expiration of our lease, FOUR A.M. is pleased to present, Tornado of Justice vs. Dangling Carrot by Adam Shecter. His new animation will be our final show at the window at 291 Grand Street on view through February 14, 2017.... (more...)
Worthington Galleries Acquires Rare Picasso Ceramics Worthington Galleries Acquires Rare Picasso Ceramics
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2017

Picasso, best known as the founder of the Cubism art movement, took up ceramics after visiting Vallauris in Southern France for an annual pottery exhibition in 1946. It was there that the artist was introduced to Suzanne and Georges Ramie, owners of the Madoura Pottery workshop. The Ramies allowed P... (more...)
LGBTQ Histories at the British Museum LGBTQ Histories at the British Museum
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2017

2017 is the 50th anniversary of the passing of the Sexual Offences Act in July 1967.  This legislation partially decriminalised homosexuality in England and Wales and marks an important milestone in the campaign for equality.  To celebrate this anniversary, the British Museum will host two displays ... (more...)
BIRDS OF A FEATHER Exhibition to Open Next Month at Robert Mann Gallery BIRDS OF A FEATHER Exhibition to Open Next Month at Robert Mann Gallery
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2017

Birds of a Feather will be on view at Robert Mann Gallery from February 9 - March 18, 2017. ... (more...)
The Lowe Presents Emilio Sanchez Exhibit, Today The Lowe Presents Emilio Sanchez Exhibit, Today
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2017

 The works of artist Emilio Sanchez (1921-1999) will be on view at the Lowe Art Museum in a first-time exhibition entitled Emilio Sanchez in South Florida Collections, opening February 9, 2017. The exhibition will include nearly four dozen works by the prolific Cuban artist and remains on view throu... (more...)
BWW Review: Hercules Segers: 400 Years New at The MET BWW Review: Hercules Segers: 400 Years New at The MET
by Barry Kostrinsky - February 08, 2017

I remember the Herzog Video at the Whitney Biennial 2 rounds past but forgot the name of the Dutch artist he portrayed. Now the MET has the definitive exhibition of Hercules Segers......Who? Yes, that artist. In the way only the MET can do with the help of the RijksMuseum and a few others you can se... (more...)
FEMINIST FEMININE Now on View at Nohra Haime Gallery FEMINIST FEMININE Now on View at Nohra Haime Gallery
by BWW News Desk - February 08, 2017

Feminist Feminine, an impressive display of women artists and converging cultures spanning from the 1960s and '70s to present day, opened at Nohra Haime Gallery last month and will be on view through March 4, 2017.... (more...)
Lehmann Maupin Announces Exhibition of New Works By Teresita Fernandez Lehmann Maupin Announces Exhibition of New Works By Teresita Fernandez
by BWW News Desk - February 08, 2017

Lehmann Maupin is pleased to announce Fire (America), an exhibition of new works by Teresita Fernández. The exhibition will debut a 16-foot glazed ceramic wall panel depicting a nocturnal landscape engulfed in flames, as well as a new series of abstract landscapes made from burned paper.... (more...)
Bettina WitteVeen Launches The American Women's Party and Flowers of Solidarity at The Cathedral of St. John the Divine Bettina WitteVeen Launches The American Women's Party and Flowers of Solidarity at The Cathedral of St. John the Divine
by BWW News Desk - February 08, 2017

Artist and activist Bettina WitteVeen will launch Flowers of Solidarity and The American Women's Party on February 17, 2017 from 5:30-8 pm at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine. The event, a salon, will coincide with a discussion about her art installation 5 Wounds as part of The Christa Project: ... (more...)


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