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TripAdvisor Names The Art Institute Of Chicago the Best Museum on Planet EarthTripAdvisor Names The Art Institute Of Chicago the Best Museum on Planet Earth
September 16, 2014

TripAdvisor has named The Art Institute of Chicago the best museum on Earth. More precisely, the Art Institute is the winner of the travel site's “Traveler's Choice Award.” (more...)


The Met Museum Presents The Costume Institute's CHINESE WHISPERS: TALES OF THE EAST IN ART, FILM, AND FASHION, 5/7The Met Museum Presents The Costume Institute's CHINESE WHISPERS: TALES OF THE EAST IN ART, FILM, AND FASHION, 5/7
September 13, 2014

The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced today that The Costume Institute's spring 2015 exhibition will be Chinese Whispers: Tales of the East in Art, Film, and Fashion, on view from May 7 through Aug... (more...)


Arnold L. Lehman Plans Retirement from Brooklyn Museum in 2015Arnold L. Lehman Plans Retirement from Brooklyn Museum in 2015
September 11, 2014

September 10, 2014...Brooklyn, N.Y. Arnold L. Lehman, Shelby White and Leon Levy Director of the Brooklyn Museum, announced yesterday at the fall meeting of the Board of Trustees that he will reti... (more...)


Andrea Rosen Gallery Presents Matt Keegan and Anne Truitt, TodayAndrea Rosen Gallery Presents Matt Keegan and Anne Truitt, Today
September 10, 2014

Andrea Rosen Gallery is delighted to present new sculpture and photographic works by Matt Keegan with Landfall, 1970, a totemic column by Anne Truitt (1921-2004). Keegan's body of new works builds upo... (more...)


Metropolitan Museum's Redesigned David H. Koch Plaza to Open to the Public, TodayMetropolitan Museum's Redesigned David H. Koch Plaza to Open to the Public, Today
September 09, 2014

The Metropolitan Museum of Art's new, completely redesigned David H. Koch Plaza will officially open to the public on today, September 10, after a major two-year reconstruction effort. The massive out... (more...)


Frist Center to Open Italian Renaissance Exhibition SANCTITY PICTURED, 10/31Frist Center to Open Italian Renaissance Exhibition SANCTITY PICTURED, 10/31
September 08, 2014

Nashville, TN -- The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Sanctity Pictured: The Art of the Dominican and Franciscan Orders in Renaissance Italy, a groundbreaking exhibition of Italian art made b... (more...)


The Civilians Bring Theater to the Metropolitan Museum's Galleries, Begin. 9/12The Civilians Bring Theater to the Metropolitan Museum's Galleries, Begin. 9/12
September 08, 2014

The investigative theater company The Civilians will lead a yearlong exploration of The Metropolitan Museum of Art's galleries and collections. The first theater group to become Artist in Residence a... (more...)


National YoungArts Foundation Launches 1st Annual YOUNGARTS AWARENESS DAY, TodayNational YoungArts Foundation Launches 1st Annual YOUNGARTS AWARENESS DAY, Today
September 08, 2014

MIAMI, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ The National YoungArts Foundation (YoungArts), the non-profit organization that contributes to the cultural vitality of the nation by supporting the artist... (more...)


Frist Center Exhibition Presents SANCTITY PICTUREDFrist Center Exhibition Presents SANCTITY PICTURED
September 03, 2014

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Sanctity Pictured: The Art of the Dominican and Franciscan Orders in Renaissance Italy, a groundbr... (more...)


David Bowie, Vatican Museums in 3D and Vikings Headline New 'In The Gallery' SeriesDavid Bowie, Vatican Museums in 3D and Vikings Headline New 'In The Gallery' Series
September 02, 2014

TORONTO, ONTARIO(Marketwired - Sept. 2, 2014) - Matisse in a movie theatre? It's happening this fall, as Cineplex's new In the Gallery series provides a cinematic tour of some of the top international... (more...)


The Metropolitan Museum of Art Launches New App, THE METThe Metropolitan Museum of Art Launches New App, THE MET
September 02, 2014

Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced that the Museum will launch today its flagship smartphone app—titled simply The Met—developed exclusively for iPhone, ... (more...)


Sarah Charlesworth's 1980 Series STILLS Reprised at the Art Institute of ChicagoSarah Charlesworth's 1980 Series STILLS Reprised at the Art Institute of Chicago
August 29, 2014

Stills, a photographic series shown by Sarah Charlesworth (1947-2013) in February 1980, helped to define a photography-driven movement in American art that remains a cornerstone of contemporary art: t... (more...)


ART SET FREE Expands Globally - 50 States, 100 Countries!ART SET FREE Expands Globally - 50 States, 100 Countries!
August 19, 2014

Arts Brookfield, the cultural arm of Brookfield Property Partners acclaimed for presenting hundreds of exciting cultural experiences for free worldwide, announces recent dramatic growth of Art Set Fre... (more...)


The Metropolitan Museum of Art Launches New iPad App, 82nd & FifthThe Metropolitan Museum of Art Launches New iPad App, 82nd & Fifth
August 08, 2014

The Metropolitan Museum of Art launched today a new iPad app, 82nd & Fifth, in which 100 curators from across the Museum talk about 100 works of art from the Met's collection that changed the way they... (more...)


The Met Museum Presents CUBISM: THE LEONARD A. LAUDER COLLECTION, 10/20-2/16The Met Museum Presents CUBISM: THE LEONARD A. LAUDER COLLECTION, 10/20-2/16
August 07, 2014

Cubism: The Leonard A. Lauder Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art will be the most important exhibition of the essential Cubists-Georges Braque (French, 1882-1963), Juan Gris (Spanish, 1887-1... (more...)


Sonya Cobb Explores the Philadelphia Museum of Art Administrative Offices in Debut NovelSonya Cobb Explores the Philadelphia Museum of Art Administrative Offices in Debut Novel
August 06, 2014

Sonya Cobb is the author of THE OBJECTS OF HER AFFECTION, her debut novel which explores the administrative offices of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. (more...)


Artist Simon Faithfull Sinks Boat for Art's SakeArtist Simon Faithfull Sinks Boat for Art's Sake
August 05, 2014

Artist Simon Faithfull set his boat on fire and let it sink to the bottom off the coast of Dorset in Southwest England on Monday, all for a new UK exhibition, including the Brighton Photo Biennial. (more...)


The Met Museum Presents THE SACRED LUTE: THE ART OF OSTAD ELAHI, 8/5-1/11The Met Museum Presents THE SACRED LUTE: THE ART OF OSTAD ELAHI, 8/5-1/11
July 30, 2014

Ostad Elahi (1895–1974) was a renowned Persian musician, thinker, and jurist whose transformative work in the art of tanb?r—an ancient, long-necked lute—paralleled his innovative approach to the quest... (more...)


The Met Museum Presents THOMAS HART BENTON'S AMERICA TODAY MURAL REDISCOVERED, 9/30-4/19The Met Museum Presents THOMAS HART BENTON'S AMERICA TODAY MURAL REDISCOVERED, 9/30-4/19
July 28, 2014

The exhibition Thomas Hart Benton's America Today Mural Rediscovered celebrates the gift of Thomas Hart Benton's epic mural America Today from AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company to The Metropolitan ... (more...)


Thomas Hart Benton's AMERICA TODAY On View Starting 9/30 at Met MuseumThomas Hart Benton's AMERICA TODAY On View Starting 9/30 at Met Museum
July 28, 2014

The exhibition Thomas Hart Benton's America Today Mural Rediscovered celebrates the gift of Thomas Hart Benton's epic mural America Today from AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company to The Metropolitan ... (more...)


The Metropolitan Museum of Art Announces an Annual Attendance of 6.2 MillionThe Metropolitan Museum of Art Announces an Annual Attendance of 6.2 Million
July 28, 2014

The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced that 6.2 million people—from New York City, the tri-state area, across the United States, and 187 foreign countries—visited the Museum during the fiscal year t... (more...)


The Mori Art Museum Presents LEE MINGWEI AND HIS RELATIONS, 9/20-1/4The Mori Art Museum Presents LEE MINGWEI AND HIS RELATIONS, 9/20-1/4
July 17, 2014

Mori Art Museum is pleased to present “Lee Mingwei and His Relations,” a solo exhibition of a Taiwan- born, New York-residing artist Lee Mingwei, from Saturday, September 20, 2014 to Sunday, January 4... (more...)


The Metropolitan Museum Receives Donation of 44 Glass Works by Carlo Scarpa from David Landau and Marie-Rose KahaneThe Metropolitan Museum Receives Donation of 44 Glass Works by Carlo Scarpa from David Landau and Marie-Rose Kahane
July 14, 2014

Forty-four works in glass by renowned Italian architect Carlo Scarpa—created during his 15-year collaboration with Venini Glassworks in Venice between 1932 and 1947—have been donated by Dr. David Land... (more...)


Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art Appoints Iria Candela and Beatrice Galilee to New CuratorshipsDirector and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art Appoints Iria Candela and Beatrice Galilee to New Curatorships
July 11, 2014

Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced today the two appointees who will inaugurate new curatorships within the Department of Modern and Contemporary Art. Bo... (more...)


The Metropolitan Museum of Art Acquires an Early Roman Porphyry VesselThe Metropolitan Museum of Art Acquires an Early Roman Porphyry Vessel
July 11, 2014

An important, elaborately carved Roman urn of the first-early second century A.D.—one of the finest porphyry vessels to have survived from classical antiquity—has been acquired by The Metropolitan Mus... (more...)



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