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Luxembourg & Dayan Presents THE SHAPED CANVAS, REVISITED, 5/8-7/3Luxembourg & Dayan Presents THE SHAPED CANVAS, REVISITED, 5/8-7/3
April 16, 2014

In the early 1960s, the shaped canvas emerged as a new form of abstract painting that reflected the optimistic spirit of a postwar space-race era when such forms as parallelograms, diamonds, rhomboids... (more...)


April at the American Museum of Natural History Includes OUR GENES, OURSELVES and SLIDE SLAMApril at the American Museum of Natural History Includes OUR GENES, OURSELVES and SLIDE SLAM
April 15, 2014

Our Genes, Ourselves: What Can Our DNA Tell Us? Wednesday, April 23, 7 pm LeFrak Theater $15 ($13.50 seniors, students) $12 Members What can our individual genomes tell us about ourselves? From s... (more...)


Birmingham Museum of Art to Open Renovated African Galleries, 4/26Birmingham Museum of Art to Open Renovated African Galleries, 4/26
April 15, 2014

BIRMINGHAM, AL - After two years of renovations, the Birmingham Museum of Art reopens its African galleries on Saturday, April 26. (more...)


Chicago Art Handlers Vote to Become Teamsters, 4/25Chicago Art Handlers Vote to Become Teamsters, 4/25
April 15, 2014

CHICAGO, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ Art handlers with Mana-Terry Dowd LLC may set an industry precedent this month by being the first employees of a major art transportation company in Chi... (more...)


MAIRA KALMAN: THE ELEMENTS OF STYLE to Open 6/6 at The FristMAIRA KALMAN: THE ELEMENTS OF STYLE to Open 6/6 at The Frist
April 14, 2014

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Maira Kalman: The Elements of Style from June 6–September 1, 2014, in the Gordon Contemporary Artists Project Gallery. The exhibition features paintings b... (more...)


The Brooklyn Museum celebrates Art + Activism at May's Target First Saturday On May 3The Brooklyn Museum celebrates Art + Activism at May's Target First Saturday On May 3
April 14, 2014

On May 3 Target First Saturday celebrates the work of Ai Weiwei and explores the power that art hasto shape social and political movements. The Brooklyn Museum's Target First Saturday events attract t... (more...)


Michigan Modernism Exposition 2014 Returns To Southfield Michigan, 4/25Michigan Modernism Exposition 2014 Returns To Southfield Michigan, 4/25
April 14, 2014

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ (more...)


Pittsburgh Cultural Trust to Preseny PSYCHIC PANIC at SPACE, 5/16-6/29Pittsburgh Cultural Trust to Preseny PSYCHIC PANIC at SPACE, 5/16-6/29
April 14, 2014

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust presents Psychic Panic, guest organized by Olivia Ciummo. On view at the Trust's SPACE gallery May 16–June 29, 2014, the exhibition features more than 25 artworks by nine... (more...)


Buddhist Monk Featured in Scorsese's 'Kundun', 4/27Buddhist Monk Featured in Scorsese's 'Kundun', 4/27
April 14, 2014

BRYN ATHYN, PA - Glencairn Museum will bring together and showcase traditional art and artisans from diverse religious traditions during its annual Sacred Arts Festival Sunday, April 27 1 to 5 p.m. (more...)


NGV Honors 99 Year Old Artist with INGE KING: CONSTELLATION, May 1NGV Honors 99 Year Old Artist with INGE KING: CONSTELLATION, May 1
April 14, 2014

At the forefront of Australian abstract sculpture for more than six decades, the formidable career of Inge King AM will be celebrated with a major survey at the National Gallery of Victoria in May. (more...)


LIC Arts Open Set for 5/14-18LIC Arts Open Set for 5/14-18
April 11, 2014

The LIC Arts Open is gearing up for its fourth consecutive season, expected to be its biggest yet. Running five days, from May 14 through May 18 in over 40 prominent locations across LIC, this year's ... (more...)


Ming Tiampo's Gutai: Splendid Playground Exhibition Receives Art Critics AwardMing Tiampo's Gutai: Splendid Playground Exhibition Receives Art Critics Award
April 11, 2014

It received international attention from the likes of the New York Times, which called it 'a mind-shifting exhibition about Japan's best-known postwar art movement.' And now Ming Tiampo's Gutai: Splen... (more...)


 Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía Presents PLAYGROUNDS, 4/30-9/22 Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía Presents PLAYGROUNDS, 4/30-9/22
April 11, 2014

Adopting as its premise the notion of carnival pageantry as a practice that alters the established order, the exhibitionPlaygrounds will explore the collective dimension of play and the need for a “gr... (more...)


Toni R. Toivonen Wins The Art of Basware 2014Toni R. Toivonen Wins The Art of Basware 2014
April 11, 2014

Toni R. Toivonen has won the global The Art of Basware competition that is now in its 15th anniversary year. Mr. Toivonen, 26, took home a prize of €5,000 for his winning entry 'Jonkin on hajottava - ... (more...)


Howard County Arts Council to Open Two New Exhibits on 5/9Howard County Arts Council to Open Two New Exhibits on 5/9
April 10, 2014

On May 9, 2014, the Howard County Arts Council opens two new exhibits: Resident Visual Artists Exhibit 2014 and Weaving Outside the Box: Exploring Idioms in Fiber 2014 marks the 30th year of the Resid... (more...)


Dominique Lévy and Galerie Perrotin Present PIERRE SOULAGES, 4/24-6/27Dominique Lévy and Galerie Perrotin Present PIERRE SOULAGES, 4/24-6/27
April 10, 2014

Beginning April 24th, 2014, Dominique Lévy and Galerie Perrotin will jointly present Pierre Soulages, the first American exhibition in ten years devoted to the most significant and internationally rec... (more...)


Photo Flash: First Look at Parrish Art Museum's Annual Spring FlingPhoto Flash: First Look at Parrish Art Museum's Annual Spring Fling
April 10, 2014

Over 350 guests flocked to Watermill for The Parrish Art Museum's annual Spring Fling community party, fundraiser and networking event this Saturday. Perhaps it's cabin fever or simply the thought tha... (more...)


Savannah College of Art and Design Unveils the Future of Urban LivingSavannah College of Art and Design Unveils the Future of Urban Living
April 10, 2014

ATLANTA, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) today unveiled SCADpad, a unique micro-housing and adaptive reuse experiment that transformed the parking structure of it... (more...)


30th Annual MARIN SHOW: ART OF THE AMERICAS Set for This Weekend30th Annual MARIN SHOW: ART OF THE AMERICAS Set for This Weekend
February 21, 2014

This year's Marin Show: Art of the Americas celebrates its 30th year at the Marin Civic Center in San Rafael, CA in a spectacular showcase focusing on a combination of antique American Indian, Pre-Col... (more...)


The Corcoran Gallery of Art Proposes Partnership with National Gallery of Art and GWThe Corcoran Gallery of Art Proposes Partnership with National Gallery of Art and GW
February 20, 2014

The Corcoran Gallery of Art and Corcoran College of Art + Design, the National Gallery of Art and the George Washington University (GW) today announced a proposed collaboration that would safeguard ... (more...)


Alison D. Sowden Named New CFO of Art Institute of ChicagoAlison D. Sowden Named New CFO of Art Institute of Chicago
February 20, 2014

The Art Institute of Chicago has announced the appointment of Alison D. Sowden as the organization's new Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective April 28, 2014. In this capacit... (more...)


The Art Institute of Chicago Appoints Alison D. Sowden as New Executive Vice President and CFOThe Art Institute of Chicago Appoints Alison D. Sowden as New Executive Vice President and CFO
February 20, 2014

The Art Institute of Chicago is pleased to announce the appointment of Alison D. Sowden as the organization's new Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective April 28, 2014. In thi... (more...)


Nicolai Fechin Exhibition Set for Taos Art Museum, 4/12-9/21Nicolai Fechin Exhibition Set for Taos Art Museum, 4/12-9/21
February 20, 2014

Exhibition Dates: The exhibition opens to the public at 10 AM on Saturday, April 12, 2014 and closes at 4 PM on Sunday, September 21, 2014. The Museum is open Tuesday through Sunday, 10 AM to 5 PM. Fo... (more...)


AbbVie Announces New Art Gallery On The Impact Of Chronic Inflammatory DiseasesAbbVie Announces New Art Gallery On The Impact Of Chronic Inflammatory Diseases
February 20, 2014

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ AbbVie today announced the launch of 'Perspectives Art, Inflammation and Me', an initiative designed to add a different dimension to the current underst... (more...)


The National Museum's Scotland Listings Until April 6 Include CREATIVE SPIRIT, POWER OF TEN, and MoreThe National Museum's Scotland Listings Until April 6 Include CREATIVE SPIRIT, POWER OF TEN, and More
February 19, 2014

The National Museums Scotland's listings until April 6th are below. They include exhibits such as Saturday Showcase: Scottish Enlightenment – Ideas and Objects, Mammoths of the Ice Age, and much more.... (more...)





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