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Brooklyn Museum Presents Public Programs in May 2014 that Include ARTY FACTS: INSPIRATION CREATION, MOTHER'S DAY BRUNCH AND TOUR and MoreBrooklyn Museum Presents Public Programs in May 2014 that Include ARTY FACTS: INSPIRATION CREATION, MOTHER'S DAY BRUNCH AND TOUR and More
April 18, 2014

The Brooklyn Museum will present a variety of public programs for adults, teens, and kids in May. Public programs include talks, late night events, performances, screenings, and hands-on workshops fo... (more...)


Three Artists Have Been Short-Listed for the BP Portrait Award 2014 at the National Portrait GalleryThree Artists Have Been Short-Listed for the BP Portrait Award 2014 at the National Portrait Gallery
April 17, 2014

In a record-breaking year for entries, three artists have been short-listed for the twenty-fifth anniversary BP Portrait Award 2014 at the National Portrait Gallery, London. Their sitters are a homele... (more...)


The National Gallery of Victoria Presents SUE FORD, Now thru 8/24The National Gallery of Victoria Presents SUE FORD, Now thru 8/24
April 17, 2014

The ground-breaking work of Australian photographer and filmmaker Sue Ford will be explored in a major retrospective opening at the National Gallery of Victoria today, 17 April. One of the most import... (more...)


The American Museum of Natural History and New York City Student Ancestry Project Reveal Genetic Snapshot of 200 College Students, 4/23The American Museum of Natural History and New York City Student Ancestry Project Reveal Genetic Snapshot of 200 College Students, 4/23
April 16, 2014

The New York City Student Ancestry Project, led by The City College of New York, convened 200 undergraduate student volunteers from eight colleges and universities to trace their ancient family histor... (more...)


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...)


The Whitechapel Gallery Presents CHRIS MARKER: A GRIN WITHOUT A CAT, Now thru 6/22The Whitechapel Gallery Presents CHRIS MARKER: A GRIN WITHOUT A CAT, Now thru 6/22
April 16, 2014

Visionary French filmmaker Chris Marker (1921–2012) created vivid film-essays that lace realism with science fiction and lyricism with politics. Changing his name, declining to be photographed or inte... (more...)


National Museum of the Pacific War Receives Doolittle Raiders Book TodayNational Museum of the Pacific War Receives Doolittle Raiders Book Today
April 16, 2014

Today, April 16th at 10:00 a.m. in the Nimitz Museum Grand Ballroom, the National Museum of the Pacific War will receive a book donation from a private individual, the book 'Doolittle's Tokyo Raiders'... (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...)


The Smithsonian Welcomes THE NATION'S T. REX to D.C. and Launches Largest Renovation in HistoryThe Smithsonian Welcomes THE NATION'S T. REX to D.C. and Launches Largest Renovation in History
April 15, 2014

The National Museum of Natural History announced today that a nearly complete Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton has arrived in Washington, D.C. Called the Nation's T. rex, it will be the centerpiece of the m... (more...)


Campari Presents 2014 Art LabelsCampari Presents 2014 Art Labels
April 15, 2014

SESTO SAN GIOVANNI, Italy, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ (more...)


Photographer Lacy Atkins Named Finalist for the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for 'Even Odds' ProjectPhotographer Lacy Atkins Named Finalist for the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for 'Even Odds' Project
April 15, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - The San Francisco Chronicle announced today that photographer Lacy Atkins is a finalist for the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Featured Photography for her work on 'Even Odds,' a story ab... (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...)


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...)


The Met Museum Presents OUT OF CHARACTER, 4/29-8/17The Met Museum Presents OUT OF CHARACTER, 4/29-8/17
April 12, 2014

A loan exhibition devoted entirely to Chinese calligraphy— including masterpieces by some of the most renowned practitioners in Chinese history—will open at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on April 29.... (more...)


The American Museum of Natural History Presents ONE STEP BEYOND with Metro Area and Kevin Graves, 5/16The American Museum of Natural History Presents ONE STEP BEYOND with Metro Area and Kevin Graves, 5/16
April 11, 2014

The American Museum of Natural History presents One Step Beyond, now in its seventh season, with Metro Area, Blondes, and Kevin Graves. The event will take place in the Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Ha... (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...)


The Met Museum Presents GOYA AND THE ALTAMIRA FAMILY, 4/22-8/3The Met Museum Presents GOYA AND THE ALTAMIRA FAMILY, 4/22-8/3
April 10, 2014

By special arrangement with the Banco de España, from April 22 through August 3, The Metropolitan Museum of Art will reunite for the first time four portraits painted by Francisco de Goya (1746–1828) ... (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...)


Guggenheim Presents UNDER THE SAME SUN for UBS MAP Global Art Initiative, 6/13Guggenheim Presents UNDER THE SAME SUN for UBS MAP Global Art Initiative, 6/13
April 10, 2014

NEW YORK, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ From June 13 through October 1, 2014, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York will present the exhibition Under the Same Sun, which marks the seco... (more...)


VWGoA Supports t'Alibis: Sigmar Polke 1963-2010' in MoMAVWGoA Supports t'Alibis: Sigmar Polke 1963-2010' in MoMA
April 10, 2014

NEW YORK, NY and WOLFSBURG, GERMANY - Volkswagen Group of America (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...)





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by Barry Kostrinsky