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American Museum of Natural History to Present SOUND OF TOMORROW, 6/12 American Museum of Natural History to Present SOUND OF TOMORROW, 6/12
by BWW News Desk - May 05, 2015

The American Museum of Natural History concludes One Step Beyond's eighth seasonwith Soulection Presents: The Sound of Tomorrow with Joe Kay, Andre Power, The Whooligan, and SoSuperSam. The event will take place in the Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Hall of the Universe on Friday, June 12.  At thes... (more...)
South Coast Plaza Presen Exhibition Honoring the Life and Legacy of Henry T. Segerstrom, 5/8 South Coast Plaza Presen Exhibition Honoring the Life and Legacy of Henry T. Segerstrom, 5/8
by BWW News Desk - May 04, 2015

'Courage of imagination' was the quality that the great Japanese American sculptor Isamu Noguchi used when he described Henry T. Segerstrom (1923-2015). Noguchi praised Segerstrom for the combination of entrepreneurial drive and daring vision that he applied to everything he did, from establishing S... (more...)
Artist Michelle Hartney Launches MOTHER'S RIGHT Kickstarter Campaign Artist Michelle Hartney Launches MOTHER'S RIGHT Kickstarter Campaign
by BWW News Desk - May 03, 2015

May 1, 2015 (USA) - Launching for Mother's Day, the MOTHER'S RIGHT Kickstarter campaignsupports artist Michelle Hartney's conceptual installation and performance piece addressing the United States' high rates of maternal mortality, postpartum PTSD, and obstetric abuse. Hartney is sewing 1,200 hospit... (more...)
Five Museums Partnering for Midcentury May Five Museums Partnering for Midcentury May
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2015

This spring, mid-century culture can be found in museums across New York City in exhibitions focused on art, design, advertising, television, and popular culture from the 1950s and '60s. This nostalgia for mid-century culture has captivated the public interest through television shows like Mad Men a... (more...)
Roy Andersson's Films to be Surveyed at MAD Roy Andersson's Films to be Surveyed at MAD
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2015

The Museum of Arts and Design presents It's Hard to Be Human: The Cinema of Roy Andersson from May 29 through June 27, 2015. A retrospective of this singular auteur's work, the series traces Andersson's career from his early 1970s features-including his breakout success A Swedish Love Story, to his ... (more...)
National Portrait Gallery Announces Schedule of Events for May 2015 National Portrait Gallery Announces Schedule of Events for May 2015
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2015

America Now:  Pilobolus and Portraiture Friday, May 22 | 7 to 10 p.m. | Kogod Courtyard INNOVATION has been at the heart of American ideals since the Declaration of Independence. America Now, a new Smithsonian series, highlights innovation in art, history, and culture. See performances and... (more...)
Natural History Museum to Present ExhibiTours' POWER OF POISON Exhibition, 5/16 Natural History Museum to Present ExhibiTours' POWER OF POISON Exhibition, 5/16
by BWW News Desk - April 30, 2015

UK promoters ExhibiTours are set to bring an adaptation of The American Museum of Natural History's entertaining and illuminating exhibition The Power of Poison to East London's Truman Brewery from 16 May revealing the strange and intriguing things that happen when humans and toxic substances collid... (more...)
Juergen Teller and Xiang Jing Exhibition to Open May 21 at Lehmann Maupin Hong Kong Juergen Teller and Xiang Jing Exhibition to Open May 21 at Lehmann Maupin Hong Kong
by BWW News Desk - April 29, 2015

Lehmann Maupin is pleased to announce an exhibition of works by German artist Juergen Teller and Chinese artist Xiang Jing in Hong Kong. In this exhibition both Teller and Xiang explore the idea of desire, yet from opposing perspectives. Teller's photographs are overladen with indicators of desire, ... (more...)
MARIELLA BISSON: SUNLIGHT, WATER AND GRAVITY On View at the Arsenal Gallery Through 6/18 MARIELLA BISSON: SUNLIGHT, WATER AND GRAVITY On View at the Arsenal Gallery Through 6/18
by BWW News Desk - April 29, 2015

Mariella Bisson's large-scale mixed media paintings of waterfalls in New York's Hudson Valley are coupled with her preparatory drawings and watercolors in Sunlight, Water and Gravity. The exhibition is on view from April 30 through June 18, 2015 in the Arsenal Gallery, located in NYC Parks' headquar... (more...)
The Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art Presents OLD ERIK CAME WONDERING OR THROW STEEL OVER THEIR HEADS, 5/1-7/23 The Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art Presents OLD ERIK CAME WONDERING OR THROW STEEL OVER THEIR HEADS, 5/1-7/23
by BWW News Desk - April 29, 2015

Erik Ullanderson has no filter. His work mirrors the consumption of visual cultural in contemporary life and reflects endless scrolls of Instagram feeds, Tumblr blogs and Google search returns mixed with personal artifacts and memories. While each image holds its own hypnotic sway, they come into fo... (more...)
The Etemad Gallery Presents THE GARDEN OF HEART'S DELIGHT, Opening 5/1 The Etemad Gallery Presents THE GARDEN OF HEART'S DELIGHT, Opening 5/1
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2015

The Garden of Heart's Delight, opening Friday, May 1, is a solo exhibition featuring paintings from Bahar Behbahani's Persian Gardens series—a revealing meditation on colonialism—presented by Etemad Gallery in Tehran, Iran.... (more...)
Demisch Danant Gallery to Present Pierre Paulin Exhibit, 5/12 Demisch Danant Gallery to Present Pierre Paulin Exhibit, 5/12
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2015

NEW YORK… Demisch Danant is pleased to present Pierre Paulin: L'Homme Moderne a celebration of the prolific career of one of the most admired European designers of the 20th century. Opening May 12, 2015, the exhibition surveys Paulin's breakthroughs of the 1960s through early 1980s, and will showcas... (more...)
Bata Shoe Museum in Toronto to Present STANDING TALL Exhibit, 5/8 Bata Shoe Museum in Toronto to Present STANDING TALL Exhibit, 5/8
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

This special exhibition will examine the history of men's heeled footwear from the early 17th century to the present. Drawn from the Bata Shoe Museum's singular collection—the most comprehensive of its kind in the world—Standing Tall reveals the history, variety, functions, meanings, and significanc... (more...)
Hauser & Wirth to Present Leon Golub Sculpture Exhibition, 5/11 Hauser & Wirth to Present Leon Golub Sculpture Exhibition, 5/11
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

NEW YORK... Beginning 11 May 2015, Hauser & Wirth will present the gallery's inaugural exhibition devoted to renowned postwar American figurative painter Leon Golub. Spanning five decades and including a selection of paintings and late drawings, 'Leon Golub. Riot' surveys the late artist's political... (more...)
National Museum of Scotland Announces Schedule of Activities for Winter 2015 National Museum of Scotland Announces Schedule of Activities for Winter 2015
by BWW News Desk - December 24, 2014

Exhibitions & Displays National Museum of Scotland Chambers Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1JF New to the National Collection 19 September 2014 – 22 February 2015 Grand Gallery, Level 1 Free From a rare beluga whale skull to a ground-breaking Electraglide guitar, a selection ... (more...)
The Palm Beach Photographic Centre Dedicates Its 20th Annual FOTOfusion to Female Photographers The Palm Beach Photographic Centre Dedicates Its 20th Annual FOTOfusion to Female Photographers
by BWW News Desk - December 24, 2014

Fatima NeJame, president and chief executive officer of the world-renowned Palm Beach Photographic Centre (PBPC), today announced that the nonprofit organization is dedicating the 20th annual FOTOfusion to women in photography. The popular five-day festival for amateur and professional photographer... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Life Domesticated, Art Emboldened in PICASSO & JACQUELINE: THE EVOLUTION OF STYLE BWW Reviews: Life Domesticated, Art Emboldened in PICASSO & JACQUELINE: THE EVOLUTION OF STYLE
by Patrick Kennedy - December 23, 2014

A massive new retrospective at Pace Gallery places Picasso's late work in the context of his final, most enduring romance.... (more...)
BAM/PFA Announces Community Celebration for the Final Day of Public Programming, 12/21 BAM/PFA Announces Community Celebration for the Final Day of Public Programming, 12/21
by BWW News Desk - December 19, 2014

The University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAM/PFA) will host a free day-long celebration on December 21, 2014 to commemorate its last day of programming in its current building at 2626 Bancroft Way. Let's Go! A Farewell Revel will feature dance battles by the brilli... (more...)
Anne Frank House Exhibit to Come to The Stratford Perth Museum in 2015 Anne Frank House Exhibit to Come to The Stratford Perth Museum in 2015
by BWW News Desk - December 19, 2014

The Stratford Perth Museum has been selected to be the venue for a new travelling exhibit from the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam from June to October 2015. The exhibit coincides with the Stratford Festival's presentation of The Diary of Anne Frank at the Avon Theatre.... (more...)
New Sculptures by Anya Gallaccio at Lehmann Maupin Next Month New 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 North MoMA 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... (more...)
Toulouse-Lautrec Prints On View at Block Museum this Winter Toulouse-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 ... (more...)
Fathom Events Presents EXHIBITION ON SCREEN Fathom 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 criti... (more...)
Houghton Hall Exhibition to End US Tour at Nashville Landmark Houghton 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... (more...)
The Mexican Museum Announces New Officers for 2015 The 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, ... (more...)





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