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Brazilian Artist Eduardo Kobra to Paint Five-Story Bob Dylan Mural in Minneapolis Brazilian Artist Eduardo Kobra to Paint Five-Story Bob Dylan Mural in Minneapolis
by BWW News Desk - August 27, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS—Eduardo Kobra, an internationally acclaimed Brazilian muralist, will paint a five-story mural of Bob Dylan in downtown Minneapolis at the 15 Building located at Fifth Street and Hennepin Avenue. He begins work August 26, 2015.... (more...)
'For a New World to Come' Exhibit Opens at Japan Society Gallery, 10/9 'For a New World to Come' Exhibit Opens at Japan Society Gallery, 10/9
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2015

 In 1968, amid an economic boom, many in Japan registered widespread discontent over social inequalities. At the same time, the country was roiled by protests against the Vietnam War and the upcoming renewal of a treaty extending American occupation. These circumstances mark the point of departure f... (more...)
American Museum of Natural History Releases Schedule of Events for September 2015 American Museum of Natural History Releases Schedule of Events for September 2015
by BWW News Desk - August 11, 2015

Morning Fall Bird Walks in Central Park Eight Tuesdays, September 8–October 27, 7–9 am  Eight Wednesdays, September 9–October 28, 7–9 am Eight Thursdays, September 10–October 29, 7–9 am  Eight Fridays, September 11–October 30, 9-11 am $85 per person Observe the exciting fall migration of birds... (more...)
American Natural History Museum to Present Margaret Mead Film Festival, 10/22 American Natural History Museum to Present Margaret Mead Film Festival, 10/22
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2015

WHAT With the theme “Thresholds,” the 2015 Margaret Mead Film Festival presents stories that take us across boundaries and illuminate the depth and breadth of human existence: Uruguayan ballet dancers ignite stages at home and abroad; an Austrian village becomes a model for a Chinese utopia; an I... (more...)
American Museum of Natural History to Host 'Grown-Up' Sleepover, 8/1 American Museum of Natural History to Host 'Grown-Up' Sleepover, 8/1
by BWW News Desk - July 17, 2015

The American Museum of Natural History will again host its wildly popular adults-only sleepover adventure. Built on the successful A Night at the Museum sleepover program,adults ages 21 and up will enjoy a more sophisticated version of the popular event. The overnight adventure will begin with a cha... (more...)
Living Landmarks Exhibition to Celebrate NYC Parks in Honor of 50th Anniversary of Landmarks Law Living Landmarks Exhibition to Celebrate NYC Parks in Honor of 50th Anniversary of Landmarks Law
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2015

NYC Parks presents Living Landmarks, a new exhibit at the Arsenal Gallery in Central Park. The exhibit will be on view weekdays from June 25 through August 28. Organized by NYC Parks Director of Art and Antiquities Jonathan Kuhn and Public Art Coordinator Jennifer Lantzas, the show is mounted on the... (more...)
American Museum of Natural History to Host Return of SPIDERS ALIVE, 6/30 American Museum of Natural History to Host Return of SPIDERS ALIVE, 6/30
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2015

Spiders Alive! (Saturday, July 4–Sunday, November 29, 2015) offers a comprehensive look at the fascinating and complex world of arachnids. Among the exhibition's live animals are 16 species of spiders, two species of scorpion, a chemical-spewing vinegaroon, and several long-legged tailless whip spid... (more...)
Gallery Crawl in Pittsburgh's Cultural District Set for 7/10 Gallery Crawl in Pittsburgh's Cultural District Set for 7/10
by BWW News Desk - June 17, 2015

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust announces the next Gallery Crawl in the Cultural District, downtown Pittsburgh, will take place on Friday, July 10, 2015, from 5:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. CrawlAfterDark events begin at 10:00pm at venues throughout the Cultural District. The Gallery Crawl is held quarterly ... (more...)
SPIDERS ALIVE! Exhibit to Return to American Museum of Natural History, 6/30 SPIDERS ALIVE! Exhibit to Return to American Museum of Natural History, 6/30
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2015

WHAT Spiders Alive! (Saturday, July 4–Sunday, November 29, 2015) offers a comprehensive look at the fascinating and complex world of arachnids. Among the exhibition's live animals are 16 species of spiders, two species of scorpion, a chemical-spewing vinegaroon, and several long-legged tailless w... (more...)
Museum of Natural History to Honor 12 Young Naturalist Award Winners, 5/29 Museum of Natural History to Honor 12 Young Naturalist Award Winners, 5/29
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2015

Meet 12 Young Naturalist Awards winners, ages 12–18, as they are honored for outstanding scientific investigations. The Young Naturalist Awards is the only national science competition that focuses on the natural world and encourages research in Earth science, ecology, and biology, and is part of th... (more...)
Sculptor and Painter Menashe Kadishman Passes Away Sculptor and Painter Menashe Kadishman Passes Away
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2015

The many works produced by the Israeli sculptor and painter Menashe Kadishman, who has died aged 82, often surprised and provoked, blurring the boundaries between art and non-art. At the 1978 Venice Biennale, he displayed a live flock of sheep stained blue (a 'moving painting', he called it). He too... (more...)
American Museum of Natural History Announces Summer Programs and Exhibits American Museum of Natural History Announces Summer Programs and Exhibits
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2015

Our Earth's Future Five Mondays, June 1-29, 6:00-8:30pm Application Required, $25 registration fee once accepted Our Earth's Future is about the science of climate change-and how to talk about it. You will hear from scientists in the fields of climatology, oceanography, Earth science, and anthro... (more...)
Jason Seiler, Celebrated Illustrator, Pioneering Digital Painter and Author to Receive 2015 Distinguished Alumnus Award from the American Academy of Art Jason Seiler, Celebrated Illustrator, Pioneering Digital Painter and Author to Receive 2015 Distinguished Alumnus Award from the American Academy of Art
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2015

The prestigious American Academy of Art has named former student and famed digital painter and illustrator Jason Seiler its 2015 Distinguished Alumnus Award winner.... (more...)
Museum of National History Presents Annual Identification Day, 5/9 Museum of National History Presents Annual Identification Day, 5/9
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2015

Inspired by the legacy of Theodore Roosevelt, the Museum celebrates the importance of natural history collections and citizen science by inviting visitors to bring in their own specimens to our annual Identification Day. Bring your unidentified shells, rocks, insects, feathers, bones, and artifacts ... (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...)
Artwork by Leonard Ursachi Installed in Prospect Park Artwork by Leonard Ursachi Installed in Prospect Park
by BWW News Desk - April 23, 2015

NYC Parks and the Prospect Park Alliance are pleased to announce the opening of Leonard Ursachi's exhibit Fat Boy in Prospect Park, Brooklyn. Located on the lawn of historic Litchfield Villa near the entrance at Prospect Park West and 5th Street, the sculpture will be on view from May 1, 2015 throug... (more...)
The Armory to Display Phillippe Parreno's H{N)YPN(Y}OSIS, 6/11 The Armory to Display Phillippe Parreno's H{N)YPN(Y}OSIS, 6/11
by BWW News Desk - April 23, 2015

New York, NY—April 22, 2015—For his largest presentation in the U.S. to date, Philippe Parreno orchestrates a scripted series of events within the monumental interior of Park Avenue Armory's Wade Thompson Drill Hall—transforming the traditional exhibition experience through an interplay of film, scu... (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...)
Americas Society Presents World of Latin American Modern Design Exhibit Americas Society Presents World of Latin American Modern Design Exhibit
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2014

NEW YORK, NY -... (more...)
Cleveland Museum of Art Acquires New Rare Works - VIRGIN AND CHILD, STANDING FEMALE FIGURE and More! Cleveland Museum of Art Acquires New Rare Works - VIRGIN AND CHILD, STANDING FEMALE FIGURE and More!
by BWW News Desk - December 15, 2014

Recent additions of artwork representing medieval Europe, the Ancient Americas, 20th-century photography and contemporary art further enhance the Cleveland Museum of Art's permanent collection. World-renowned for its quality and breadth, the collection represents almost 45,000 objects and 6,000 year... (more...)
Art Southampton Changes Venue, Sets New Dates Art Southampton Changes Venue, Sets New Dates
by BWW News Desk - December 10, 2014

Art Miami LLC announced plans today to reposition the dates and location of its Art Southampton Fair. The fair is repositioning its location to the world-renowned pastoral grounds of Nova's Ark Project in Bridgehampton and will shift the dates to July 9th-13th, 2015, making it the first fair of the ... (more...)
Finalists Announced for Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition Finalists Announced for Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition
by BWW News Desk - December 02, 2014

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation announced today that an independent, 11-member jury has unanimously selected six concept designs as finalists from the 1,715 anonymous submissions to the international architectural competition for a proposed Guggenheim museum in Helsinki, Finland. The shortliste... (more...)
The American Museum of Natural History Presents NATURE'S FURY: THE SCIENCE OF NATURAL DISASTERS, 11/15-8/9 The American Museum of Natural History Presents NATURE'S FURY: THE SCIENCE OF NATURAL DISASTERS, 11/15-8/9
by BWW News Desk - November 15, 2014

Nature's Fury: The Science of Natural Disasters will uncover the causes of natural disasters, explore the consequences, and examine how individuals and communities cope and adapt in the aftermath. The exhibition features compelling interactive displays and animations to help visitors understand how ... (more...)
Hippodrome Presents International Video Art Exhibition ABOUT TOWN: VIDEO ART IN SOUTHSIDE This Weekend Hippodrome Presents International Video Art Exhibition ABOUT TOWN: VIDEO ART IN SOUTHSIDE This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - November 13, 2014

About Town is an exhibition of international video art in Birmingham's Southside district taking place 13 – 16 November 2014. Presented by Hippodrome Plus in partnership with Ikon, About Town showcases a wide variety of free night-screenings by artists from the UK and abroad, in unusual urban space... (more...)
The American Museum of Natural History Launches New Shelf Life Video Series Today The American Museum of Natural History Launches New Shelf Life Video Series Today
by BWW News Desk - November 13, 2014

To celebrate the launch of Shelf Life, a new series for curious minds, it's a night for nerding out with trivia and drinks under the blue whale! Hosted by Adam Kesner of Trivial Dispute the evening will feature geekery galore— pub quiz rounds to show off your smarts and presentations by Museum colle... (more...)




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