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The Met Cloisters Extends Hours on Fridays, Thru Summer The Met Cloisters Extends Hours on Fridays, Thru Summer
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2016

The Met Cloisters—the branch of The Metropolitan Museum of Art dedicated to the art and architecture of the Middle Ages—will be open for extended hours on Friday evenings this summer. From May 27 through September 2, the closing time on Fridays will be 7:30 p.m. (The regular summer daily closing tim... (more...)
Dominique Lévy to Display Chung Sang-Hwa Exhibit, 6/1 Dominique Lévy to Display Chung Sang-Hwa Exhibit, 6/1
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2016

NEW YORK...Dominique Lévy Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of Korean artist Chung Sang-Hwa (b. 1932). Presented jointly with Greene Naftali Gallery, New York, this first solo exhibition of Chung's work in the United States will span the artist's career, with a survey of Chung's work on vi... (more...)
David Zwirner Gallery to Represent The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation David Zwirner Gallery to Represent The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2016

(New York & London – May 20, 2016) David Zwirner is pleased to announce its exclusive worldwide representation of The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation.   The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation is devoted to preserving and promoting the achievements of both Josef and Anni Albers, and the aesthetic an... (more...)
Visual Arts Center of NJ Awarded NEA Grant Visual Arts Center of NJ Awarded NEA Grant
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2016

The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey is proud to announce the receipt of a prestigious “Imagine Your Parks” grant award from the National Endowment for the Arts.... (more...)
TEENS TAKE THE MET! Brings Together More Than 2,000 Youth for Creative Day, 5/20 TEENS TAKE THE MET! Brings Together More Than 2,000 Youth for Creative Day, 5/20
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2016

More than 2,000 teens and 40 youth and cultural organizations from New York's five boroughs will convene at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on Friday, May 20, from 5 to 8 pm, for Teens Take The Met!—an innovative teen-centered, Museum-wide evening of creativity. The twice-yearly program, which began ... (more...)
Jack Whitten to Receive Honory Doctorate from Brandeis University Jack Whitten to Receive Honory Doctorate from Brandeis University
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2016

?Abstract artist Jack Whitten will receive an honorary doctorate degree from Brandeis University on May 22. Whitten, whose exhibition “Light Years” was featured at the Rose Art Museum in 2013, will be in conversation with Rose Director Christopher Bedford and Curator at Large Katy Siegel on Saturday... (more...)
Dominique Levy Presents Artist Pat Steir Dominique Levy Presents Artist Pat Steir
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2016

Dominique Le?vy is pleased to announce the gallery's representation of artist Pat Steir, who first gained recognition in the early 1970s for her iconographic canvases and immersive wall drawings. Steir's innovative pour technique, exemplified by the artist's Waterfall canvases, positioned her at the... (more...)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Features MANUS X MACHINA: FASHION IN AN AGE OF TECHNOLOGY The Metropolitan Museum of Art Features MANUS X MACHINA: FASHION IN AN AGE OF TECHNOLOGY
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2016

The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute spring 2016 exhibition, Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology officially opened last week on the 5th of May. It explores how designers are reconciling the handmade with the machine-made in fashion, and among the machine-made creations are... (more...)
New Arts Dealers Alliance Announces Recipient of 2016 NADA Artadia Award New Arts Dealers Alliance Announces Recipient of 2016 NADA Artadia Award
by BWW News Desk - May 09, 2016

New York, NY - Artadia and New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA) are delighted to announce Summer Wheat as the recipient of the 2016 NADA Artadia Award, a $5,000 unrestricted, merit-based Award granted to one artist exhibiting at the fair. Wheat's work is exhibited at Fridman Gallery, booth 3.01 at NADA N... (more...)
2016 New York NADA Artadia Awardee Announced 2016 New York NADA Artadia Awardee Announced
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2016

Artadia and New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA) are delighted to announce Summer Wheat as the recipient of the 2016 NADA Artadia Award, a $5,000 unrestricted, merit-based Award granted to one artist exhibiting at the fair. Wheat's work is exhibited at Fridman Gallery, booth 3.01 at NADA New York. A jury... (more...)
Metropolitan Museum of Art to Make Staff Reductions, Slow Construction Metropolitan Museum of Art to Make Staff Reductions, Slow Construction
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2016

On March 18, 2016, The Met launched its inaugural season at The Met Breuer, its new space dedicated to modern and contemporary art. Housed in the landmark building designed by the renowned Bauhaus architect Marcel Breuer, The Met Breuer program invites visitors to engage with the art of the 20th and... (more...)
Hauser & Wirth Announces Worldwide Representation of American Painter Jack Whitten Hauser & Wirth Announces Worldwide Representation of American Painter Jack Whitten
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2016

Hauser & Wirth is pleased to announce worldwide representation of Jack Whitten, the American abstractionist celebrated for his innovative processes of applying and transfiguring paint in works equally alert to materiality, politics, and metaphysics. Whitten holds a unique place in the narrative of p... (more...)
2016 Museum Mile Festival Tuesday Set for 6/14 2016 Museum Mile Festival Tuesday Set for 6/14
by BWW News Desk - April 05, 2016

Now celebrating its 38th year, the annual Museum Mile Festival takes place rain or shine on Tuesday, June 9, 2015, from 6:00pm to 9:00pm.  Over 1.5 million people have taken part in this annual celebration since its inception.  Festival attendees can walk the Mile on Fifth Avenue between 82nd Street... (more...)
JAKE BERTHOT: IN COLOR to Open This Saturday at Betty Cuningham Gallery JAKE BERTHOT: IN COLOR to Open This Saturday at Betty Cuningham Gallery
by BWW News Desk - March 11, 2016

Celebrating the career of Jake Berthot, Betty Cuningham Gallery is pleased to open Jake Berthot: In Color on Saturday, March 12th, with a reception from 4 – 7 PM. The exhibition will include approximately 20 works dating from 1969 to 2014.... (more...)
Nohra Haime Gallery to Exhibit Carole Seborovski's PHYSICAL INTUITION, 3/8 Nohra Haime Gallery to Exhibit Carole Seborovski's PHYSICAL INTUITION, 3/8
by BWW News Desk - March 02, 2016

Nature, life and the spiritual are part of the meditation contained in PHYSICAL INTUITION, a selection of new mixed-media paintings and ceramic vessel forms by Carole Seborovski at Nohra Haime Gallery.... (more...)
The Met Unveils New Website, Digital Platforms The Met Unveils New Website, Digital Platforms
by BWW News Desk - February 29, 2016

(New York, February 29, 2016)—The Metropolitan Museum of Art refreshed and upgraded its website and app today, introducing a series of new features and enhancements that create a more intuitive online resource and experience for its visitors, both online and within the institution. The launch coinci... (more...)
Canton Museum of Art Acquires New Ceramic Sculpture by Viola Frey Canton Museum of Art Acquires New Ceramic Sculpture by Viola Frey
by BWW News Desk - February 19, 2016

Adding to its prestigious collection of American ceramic works, Executive Director Max Barton announced today that the Canton Museum of Art (CMA) has acquired an exquisite ceramic sculpture by internationally renowned artist Viola Frey. “Untitled Pot Bellied Fireman,” named for the prominent fireman... (more...)
Met Museum to Present Experimental Lighting Display, COLOR THE TEMPLE, 1/29 Met Museum to Present Experimental Lighting Display, COLOR THE TEMPLE, 1/29
by BWW News Desk - January 30, 2016

Colors that likely decorated an ancient Egyptian temple when it was built 2,000 years ago, but have since eroded away, can be seen at The Metropolitan Museum of Art this winter. To be shown for a series of eight weekends beginning January 29, the experimental lighting display Color the Temple: Scene... (more...)
Salon Performances & More to Accompany 'Artistic Furniture of the Gilded Age' at the Metropolitan Museum Salon Performances & More to Accompany 'Artistic Furniture of the Gilded Age' at the Metropolitan Museum
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2016

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Art Institute of Chicago Names New Director Art Institute of Chicago Names New Director
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2016

Robert M. Levy, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Art Institute of Chicago announced today, January 28, 2016, that after an extensive international search the Board has appointed James Rondeau the new President and Eloise W. Martin Director of the museum. Rondeau will succeed Douglas Druick, ... (more...)
Lori Bookstein Fine Art's GROUP 2015-2016 Exhibit to Close, 1/30 Lori Bookstein Fine Art's GROUP 2015-2016 Exhibit to Close, 1/30
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2016

Lori Bookstein Fine Art is pleased to announce a group exhibition of works by Eve Aschheim, Olive Ayhens, Sharon Horvath, Tine Lundsfryd, Janet Malcolm, Susannah Phillips, Elena Sisto and Helen Miranda Wilson.... (more...)
The Cloisters to Hold Press Preview for THE WORLD IN PLAY, 1/19 The Cloisters to Hold Press Preview for THE WORLD IN PLAY, 1/19
by BWW News Desk - January 17, 2016

What: Press preview for The World in Play: Luxury Cards, 1430–1540, an exhibition of more than 100 intricately hand-painted playing cards created for wealthy individuals in the Middle Ages.  Hunting, chivalry, and life at court are referenced on the cards, which originated in southern and s... (more...)
Metropolitan Museum of Art Announces Sets New Performances, Talks for Spring 2016 Season Metropolitan Museum of Art Announces Sets New Performances, Talks for Spring 2016 Season
by BWW News Desk - January 15, 2016

The Metropolitan Museum recently announced new performances and talks as part of the spring 2016 season. Leading with live arts by visionary artists, the 2015-16 season has presented unexpected and adventurous offerings in new spaces, and this spring, that line of singular programming will continue ... (more...)
Brooklyn Museum Sets Public Programs for Adults, Teens & Kids for February Brooklyn Museum Sets Public Programs for Adults, Teens & Kids for February
by BWW News Desk - January 14, 2016

The Brooklyn Museum will present a variety of programs for adults, teens, and kids in February. Public programs include talks, performances, and hands-on workshops for children and adults that amplify the Museum's exhibitions and permanent collection, serve its diverse public, and support learning t... (more...)
Cornerstone University Unveils Award-Winning Sculptor's New Piece for Christ Chapel Cornerstone University Unveils Award-Winning Sculptor's New Piece for Christ Chapel
by BWW News Desk - January 04, 2016

Fresh off its grand opening in September, Cornerstone University's Christ Chapel received a spectacular addition to the foyer of the new chapel building. 'Let There Be Light,' an original stainless steel artwork by renowned sculptor Albert Paley, will adorn the lobby's north wall.... (more...)



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