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Cynthia-Reeves' Online Art Gallery Announces Slew of Winter Events & Exhibitions Cynthia-Reeves' Online Art Gallery Announces Slew of Winter Events & Exhibitions
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2015

TOMAS MUNITA & LIONEL SMIT CYNTHIA-REEVES @ IAP, 1315 MASS MoCA Way, North Adams, MA January 10 - February 22 CYNTHIA-REEVES opens the 2015 exhibition season with an international focus on cultural and socio-political issues through the work of Chilean photographer, Tomas Munita, and Sout... (more...)
The Met vs. MoMA Museum War Brewing? The Met vs. MoMA Museum War Brewing?
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2015

The Metropolitan Museum of Art received Leonard Lauder's $1 billion gift of 81 Cubist masterpieces. Combined with the relocation plans and MoMA's expansion plans, there is now brewing some rivalry between the two museums.... (more...)
Reina Sofia Museum to Display NOT YET Modernism Exhibition, 2/11 Reina Sofia Museum to Display NOT YET Modernism Exhibition, 2/11
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2015

Not Yet. On the Reinvention of Documentary and the Critique of Modernism sets out from the discovery of the working class photographic experience in the 1920s and 1930, but within the social and intellectual context of 1968 and is of a predominantly urban nature.... (more...)
MIT List to Present Show of Joan Jonas's Work with Venice Biennale, 5/6-11/22 MIT List to Present Show of Joan Jonas's Work with Venice Biennale, 5/6-11/22
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2015

The MIT List Visual Arts Center, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, will present Joan Jonas as the representative for the United States at La Biennale di Venezia 56th International Art Exhibition, on view May 9 - November 22, 2015. Jonas, a... (more...)
SITU Studio to Redesign Brooklyn Museum Entry SITU Studio to Redesign Brooklyn Museum Entry
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2015

The present Brooklyn Museum Lobby, including the Visitor Center, will be completely redesigned by SITU studio to accommodate a New Technology Initiative. Photograph by Cat Guzman.... (more...)
Frank Lloyd Wright's Hollyhock House at Barnsdall Park Reopens, 2/13 Frank Lloyd Wright's Hollyhock House at Barnsdall Park Reopens, 2/13
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2015

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ Mayor Eric Garcetti, Councilmember Mitch O'Farrell, the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA), the Department of Recreation and Parks, Project Restore, Public Works - Bureau of Engineering, the Department of General Services, the Los Angeles... (more...)
The British Museum to Display INDIGENOUS AUSTRALIA Exhibit, 4/23 The British Museum to Display INDIGENOUS AUSTRALIA Exhibit, 4/23
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2015

In April 2015 the British Museum will open a major exhibition presenting a history of Indigenous Australia, supported by BP. This exhibition will be the first in the UK devoted to the history and culture of Indigenous Australians: both Aboriginal peoples and Torres Strait Islanders. Drawing on objec... (more...)
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, Opens Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, Opens
by BWW News Desk - January 21, 2015

Caroline Baumann, director of Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum (formerly Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum), today announces the opening of the renovated and restored Carnegie Mansion and the 10 exhibitions that will inaugurate the revamped and expanded gallery spaces.... (more...)
Queen's Diamond Wattle Brooch Now On Display at Sydney Powerhouse Museum Queen's Diamond Wattle Brooch Now On Display at Sydney Powerhouse Museum
by BWW News Desk - January 21, 2015

The Wattle Spray brooch, presented to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by the Australian government during her 1954 Commonwealth tour, has returned to Australia as part of the Powerhouse Museum exhibition A fine possession: jewellery and identity, from 16 January. This exquisite and rare brooch, cr... (more...)
National Postal Museum to Display New Black America Exhibit, 2/12 National Postal Museum to Display New Black America Exhibit, 2/12
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2015

“Freedom Just Around the Corner: Black America from Civil War to Civil Rights,” opening Feb. 12 at the Smithsonian's National Postal Museum, is the museum's first exhibition devoted entirely to African American history. Marking 150 years since the end of the Civil War and the abolition of slavery th... (more...)
Alex Da Corte to Present Haunted Art Dollhouse, ALEX DA CORTE, in NYC, 2/26 Alex Da Corte to Present Haunted Art Dollhouse, ALEX DA CORTE, in NYC, 2/26
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2015

Beginning February 26, 2015, Luxembourg & Dayan will presentDie Hexe, a solo exhibition by Alex Da Corte. For Die Hexe (“The Witch” in German), Da Corte has created a site-specific installation that consumes the gallery's East 77th Street townhouse, turning it into an implausible cross between a dol... (more...)
Luxembourg & Dayan to Present DIE HEXE, Begin. 2/26 Luxembourg & Dayan to Present DIE HEXE, Begin. 2/26
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2015

Beginning February 26, 2015, Luxembourg & Dayan will present Die Hexe, a solo exhibition by Alex Da Corte. For Die Hexe ('The Witch' in German), Da Corte has created a site-specific installation that consumes the gallery's East 77th Street townhouse, turning it into an implausible cross between a do... (more...)
British Museum to Display BONAPARTE AND THE BRITISH Exhibit, 2/5 British Museum to Display BONAPARTE AND THE BRITISH Exhibit, 2/5
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2015

This exhibition focuses on the printed propaganda that either reviled or glorified Napoleon Bonaparte at the turn of the 19th century. It explores how his formidable career coincided with the peak of political satire as an art form on both sides of the English Channel. 2015 marks the 200th anniversa... (more...)
National Portrait Gallery Announces Acquisition of Rare Sir Simon Photo, 1/19 National Portrait Gallery Announces Acquisition of Rare Sir Simon Photo, 1/19
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2015

The National Portrait Gallery has acquired an unpublished photograph of the British conductor Sir Simon Rattle. Rory Coonan took the portrait in 1982 on film, using a 150-year-old plate camera. The acquisition is announced to mark Sir Simon's 60th birthday, today, Monday 19 January 2015, and ahead o... (more...)
Artist Mike McNeilly Paints Bubblehead Mural on Largest Manhattan Wallscape on Park Avenue Artist Mike McNeilly Paints Bubblehead Mural on Largest Manhattan Wallscape on Park Avenue
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2015

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ This Mystery Girl a.k.a Bubblehead, created by artist Mike McNeilly, has been painted on the largest Manhattan wallscape on Park Avenue that raised awareness for organizations such as AMFAR, Project Angel Food and APLA. Her messages have been displayed on the ... (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...)





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