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Lonnie G. Bunch III to Be Honored at Newark Museum Legacy Gala Lonnie G. Bunch III to Be Honored at Newark Museum Legacy Gala
by BWW News Desk - December 09, 2016

Lonnie G. Bunch III, founding director of the newly opened Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC), will receive the John Cotton Dana Medal for Visionary Leadership in Museums at the Newark Museum's Legacy Gala on Saturday, May 13, 2017.... (more...)
'Memory of the Holocaust Through Art' Opens at the New Guatemalan Holocaust Museum 'Memory of the Holocaust Through Art' Opens at the New Guatemalan Holocaust Museum
by BWW News Desk - December 07, 2016

PARIS, Dec.7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Two grandchildren of Holocaust survivors, Father Patrick Desbois, President and Founder of Yahad-In Unum and Mira Maylor, a Jewish Israeli artist, work together to bring a remarkable exhibit to a remarkable place-the Museo del Holocausto in Guatemala, Central America'... (more...)
Kaminski Auctions Presents 'Buster Brown' Sunday Comic Strip Original Art Works by Richard F. Outcault Kaminski Auctions Presents 'Buster Brown' Sunday Comic Strip Original Art Works by Richard F. Outcault
by BWW News Desk - December 07, 2016

Preview days for Kaminski Auctions Thanksgiving sale were very well attended which was an indication of good things to come for the annual auction. Old faces and friends visiting the preview, plus 1700 visiting online and over 30% of them new users to the site brought a worldwide audience to add to ... (more...)
The Jewish Museum Features Artists Christian Boltanski and Mary Reid Kelly and More The Jewish Museum Features Artists Christian Boltanski and Mary Reid Kelly and More
by BWW News Desk - November 30, 2016

The Jewish Museum's fall 2016 slate of lectures, discussions, and events continues in December with renowned artist Christian Boltanski in conversation with the Jewish Museum's Jens Hoffmann, and 2016 MacArthur Fellow Mary Reid Kelley presenting a selection of her video art.  Other highlights includ... (more...)
Contessa Gallery Presents New Artwork by Mr. Brainwash, Gilles Cenazandotti, David Datuna, David Drebin & Hijack at Art Miami 2016 Contessa Gallery Presents New Artwork by Mr. Brainwash, Gilles Cenazandotti, David Datuna, David Drebin & Hijack at Art Miami 2016
by BWW News Desk - November 28, 2016

CLEVELAND, Nov. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Contessa Gallery will be participating in the 27th annual Art Miami Fair. Over these past 27 years, Art Miami has established a well-known reputation for providing fine art collectors with the latest in high quality Contemporary and Modern Art. The fair will beg... (more...)
Dominic Willsdon to Present Diverse Discourse Lecture CURATING AND THE CRISIS OF THE PUBLIC 11/30 Dominic Willsdon to Present Diverse Discourse Lecture CURATING AND THE CRISIS OF THE PUBLIC 11/30
by BWW News Desk - November 27, 2016

Curating is the task of making art public. It may entail producing exhibitions, but also performances and collective actions, talks and discussions, screenings, classes and workshops, media content and books. But how is it possible to make art public in a time and a place when the very idea of the p... (more...)
Dominique Levy Presents Works by Lee Seung-taek Dominique Levy Presents Works by Lee Seung-taek
by BWW News Desk - November 25, 2016

Dominique Lévy is pleased to announce the gallery's representation of Lee Seung-taek (b. 1932) in the United States. Lee's experimental practice holds an influential place in the history of Korean art; throughout his career, he has challenged traditionally held notions of identity and history, forgi... (more...)
YoungArts Announces Miami Art Week Events YoungArts Announces Miami Art Week Events
by BWW News Desk - November 16, 2016

During this year's Art Basel Miami Beach, the National YoungArts Foundation will host two visual arts exhibitions on their Miami campus, including the debut of a new body of work by José Parlá and an installation of rarely seen masterworks from the JPMorgan Chase Art Collection, as well as a booth a... (more...)
Illuminate SF Festival of Light Shines on 35 Eco-Friendly Art Installations Illuminate SF Festival of Light Shines on 35 Eco-Friendly Art Installations
by BWW News Desk - November 10, 2016

Now in its fourth year Illuminate SF Festival of Light shines a light on 35 dramatic, eco-friendly light art installations - nine more than last year and more than four times the number of the inaugural celebration in 2013 - accessible by public transport and free for all. From Thanksgiving 2016 thr... (more...)
Galerie Lelong Presents BURNING ALL ILLUSION by Samuel Levi Jones Galerie Lelong Presents BURNING ALL ILLUSION by Samuel Levi Jones
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2016

Galerie Lelong is pleased to present Burning all illusion, Samuel Levi Jones's first solo exhibition with the gallery. Known for deconstructing institutional and academic books as a gesture of challenging historical and contemporary power structures, Jones unveils new paintings that incorporate foun... (more...)
COMFORTS, CURES, AND DISTRACTIONS Exhibit Opens At Fruitlands Museum, 11/19 COMFORTS, CURES, AND DISTRACTIONS Exhibit Opens At Fruitlands Museum, 11/19
by BWW News Desk - November 03, 2016

The Trustees today announced that Fruitlands Museum, its newest property, presents Comforts, Cures, and Distractions: Winter at Fruitlands Museum, beginning November 19, 2016 and running through March 26, 2017. The exhibition brings wintry New England into vivid focus with an assortment of art and a... (more...)
Rubin Museum of Art Announces December Events Rubin Museum of Art Announces December Events
by BWW News Desk - November 03, 2016

The Rubin Museum of Art is an arts and cultural hub in New York City's vibrant Chelsea neighborhood that inspires visitors to make connections between contemporary life and the art and ideas of the Himalayas and neighboring regions including India. With a diverse array of thought-provoking exhibitio... (more...)
DC Moore Presents YVONNE JACQUETTE: PAINTINGS, 1981-2016 DC Moore Presents YVONNE JACQUETTE: PAINTINGS, 1981-2016
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2016

DC Moore Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Yvonne Jacquette: Paintings, 1981-2016. Jacquette's work evokes the complexity, confusion, and wonder of seeing in the city and contemplating the landscape. The exhibition features recent paintings of New York City and Maine alongside important ... (more...)
MoMA to Screen Films by NYWIFT's Women's Film Preservation Fund, 11/5 MoMA to Screen Films by NYWIFT's Women's Film Preservation Fund, 11/5
by BWW News Desk - November 01, 2016

New York Women in Film & Television's (NYWIFT) is pleased to announce that the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) has invited two films by the animator Jane Aaron, preserved by NYWIFT's Women's Film Preservation Fund (WFPF), to screen at To Save and Project, MoMA's International Festival of Film Preservati... (more...)
The British Museum to Stage First Major Exhibition on Modern American Printmaking This Spring The British Museum to Stage First Major Exhibition on Modern American Printmaking This Spring
by BWW News Desk - October 28, 2016

This spring the British Museum will stage the first major exhibition on modern and contemporary American printmaking, The American Dream: pop to present will trace the creative momentum in American art over the past five decades – from the moment Pop art burst onto the New York and West Coast scenes... (more...)
Mario Merz EARLY WORKS at Gladstone Gallery Opens 11/10 Mario Merz EARLY WORKS at Gladstone Gallery Opens 11/10
by BWW News Desk - October 27, 2016

Gladstone Gallery, in collaboration with Fondazione Merz, is pleased to present an exhibition of historic early works by Mario Merz. A leading member of Italy's Arte Povera movement of the 1960s and 70s, Merz created paintings, sculptures, and installations with an aim to oppose a monolithic culture... (more...)
KM Fine Arts Announces AN OCEAN BENEATH SEA KM Fine Arts Announces AN OCEAN BENEATH SEA
by BWW News Desk - October 26, 2016

KM Fine Arts is pleased to announce An Ocean Beneath the Sea, a solo exhibition of new hyperrealist paintings by Ramsey Dau, on view from November 3, 2016 - December 23, 2016 at the gallery's West Hollywood location at 814 N. La Cienega Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90069. An opening reception will be held ... (more...)
MIKE KELLEY. MEMORY WARE to Go On View 11/3 in New York City MIKE KELLEY. MEMORY WARE to Go On View 11/3 in New York City
by BWW News Desk - October 26, 2016

Beginning 3 November, Hauser & Wirth will present 'Memory Ware', the first exhibition since 2001 devoted exclusively to the celebrated series of the same name by the late Los Angeles artist Mike Kelley (1954 – 2012). Over the course of his influential four-decade career, Kelley generated a remarkabl... (more...)
Pine Gallery of the Maurice M. Pine Free Public Library to Present Ruth Bauer Neustadter Exhibition GO FIGURE Pine Gallery of the Maurice M. Pine Free Public Library to Present Ruth Bauer Neustadter Exhibition GO FIGURE
by BWW News Desk - October 21, 2016

Hackensack artist Ruth Bauer Neustadter returns for a second time to the Pine Gallery of the Maurice M. Pine Free Public Library in Fair Lawn, New Jersey to present a new exhibition, Go Figure, from Sunday, November 6 to Friday, December 30.  The exhibition will feature expressionistic, bold, highly... (more...)
Galerie Frank Elbaz to Present PASSAGE - Opening Tonight Galerie Frank Elbaz to Present PASSAGE - Opening Tonight
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2016

galerie frank elbaz is pleased to announce passage (à la ligne), Bernard Piffaretti's fourth solo show at the gallery, after bande-annonce, Montage (2011) and re-marquable (2014). The exhibition will run from 20 October to 24 December 2016.... (more...)
 Acclaimed Artist Chor Boogie Returns to Miami with Latest Political Multimedia Works Acclaimed Artist Chor Boogie Returns to Miami with Latest Political Multimedia Works
by BWW News Desk - October 18, 2016

We are the witnesses and actors within a crucial time in American history, at a crossroads of the concluding chapter of the first black presidency and the audacity of dreaming of social justice and equality versus the counter-reactionary of a demagogue candidate for president that openly promotes bi... (more...)
Liu Wei to Hold Exhibition at Lehmann Maupin Liu Wei to Hold Exhibition at Lehmann Maupin
by BWW News Desk - October 12, 2016

Lehmann Maupin is pleased to announce an exhibition of new work by Liu Wei. The gallery's second exhibition with the Chinese artist will be shown in both its New York locations. Each space will feature an installation alongside new paintings in which Liu Wei continues his examination of the physiolo... (more...)
UK's First Major Exhibition, THE AMERICAN DREAM: POP TO THE PRESENT, Explores History of American Art Over Six Decades UK's First Major Exhibition, THE AMERICAN DREAM: POP TO THE PRESENT, Explores History of American Art Over Six Decades
by BWW News Desk - October 12, 2016

The UK's first major exhibition to chart modern and contemporary American printmaking will be held in spring 2017, the British Museum has announced. Sponsored by Morgan Stanley and supported by the Terra Foundation for American Art, The American Dream: pop to the present will explore the creativity ... (more...)
Andrea Rosen Gallery Presents JORGE EIELSON QUIPUSSERIES, 10/14-11/16 Andrea Rosen Gallery Presents JORGE EIELSON QUIPUSSERIES, 10/14-11/16
by Molly Tracy - October 12, 2016

Andrea Rosen Gallery 2 is pleased to announce an exhibition of Jorge Eielson's Quipusseries.... (more...)
The Mexican Museum Hires Mela Delgado as Registrar The Mexican Museum Hires Mela Delgado as Registrar
by BWW News Desk - October 07, 2016

 The Mexican Museum, the premier museum of Mexican, Chicano, and Latin American art, culture and heritage, announces that Mela Delgado has been hired as Registrar. In her position, Delgado will be responsible for overseeing the recordkeeping, monitoring, care, conservation, storage, and transport of... (more...)