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The Met Museum Presents THE SACRED LUTE: THE ART OF OSTAD ELAHI, 8/5-1/11The Met Museum Presents THE SACRED LUTE: THE ART OF OSTAD ELAHI, 8/5-1/11
July 30, 2014

Ostad Elahi (1895–1974) was a renowned Persian musician, thinker, and jurist whose transformative work in the art of tanb?r—an ancient, long-necked lute—paralleled his innovative approach to the quest... (more...)


The Met Museum Presents THOMAS HART BENTON'S AMERICA TODAY MURAL REDISCOVERED, 9/30-4/19The Met Museum Presents THOMAS HART BENTON'S AMERICA TODAY MURAL REDISCOVERED, 9/30-4/19
July 28, 2014

The exhibition Thomas Hart Benton's America Today Mural Rediscovered celebrates the gift of Thomas Hart Benton's epic mural America Today from AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company to The Metropolitan ... (more...)


Thomas Hart Benton's AMERICA TODAY On View Starting 9/30 at Met MuseumThomas Hart Benton's AMERICA TODAY On View Starting 9/30 at Met Museum
July 28, 2014

The exhibition Thomas Hart Benton's America Today Mural Rediscovered celebrates the gift of Thomas Hart Benton's epic mural America Today from AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company to The Metropolitan ... (more...)


The Metropolitan Museum of Art Announces an Annual Attendance of 6.2 MillionThe Metropolitan Museum of Art Announces an Annual Attendance of 6.2 Million
July 28, 2014

The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced that 6.2 million people—from New York City, the tri-state area, across the United States, and 187 foreign countries—visited the Museum during the fiscal year t... (more...)


The Mori Art Museum Presents LEE MINGWEI AND HIS RELATIONS, 9/20-1/4The Mori Art Museum Presents LEE MINGWEI AND HIS RELATIONS, 9/20-1/4
July 17, 2014

Mori Art Museum is pleased to present “Lee Mingwei and His Relations,” a solo exhibition of a Taiwan- born, New York-residing artist Lee Mingwei, from Saturday, September 20, 2014 to Sunday, January 4... (more...)


The Metropolitan Museum Receives Donation of 44 Glass Works by Carlo Scarpa from David Landau and Marie-Rose KahaneThe Metropolitan Museum Receives Donation of 44 Glass Works by Carlo Scarpa from David Landau and Marie-Rose Kahane
July 14, 2014

Forty-four works in glass by renowned Italian architect Carlo Scarpa—created during his 15-year collaboration with Venini Glassworks in Venice between 1932 and 1947—have been donated by Dr. David Land... (more...)


Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art Appoints Iria Candela and Beatrice Galilee to New CuratorshipsDirector and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art Appoints Iria Candela and Beatrice Galilee to New Curatorships
July 11, 2014

Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced today the two appointees who will inaugurate new curatorships within the Department of Modern and Contemporary Art. Bo... (more...)


The Metropolitan Museum of Art Acquires an Early Roman Porphyry VesselThe Metropolitan Museum of Art Acquires an Early Roman Porphyry Vessel
July 11, 2014

An important, elaborately carved Roman urn of the first-early second century A.D.—one of the finest porphyry vessels to have survived from classical antiquity—has been acquired by The Metropolitan Mus... (more...)


Mitsui Fudosan America Presents Tom Judd Exhibition, 7/9Mitsui Fudosan America Presents Tom Judd Exhibition, 7/9
July 03, 2014

Mitsui Fudosan America, Inc. (MFA) www.mfamerica.com, the U.S. affiliate of Japan's largest real estate company, announced today that 527 Madison Avenue will hold its second exhibition of contemporary... (more...)


The Met Museum Presents DEATH BECOMES HER: A CENTURY OF MOURNING ATTIRE, 10/21-2/1The Met Museum Presents DEATH BECOMES HER: A CENTURY OF MOURNING ATTIRE, 10/21-2/1
July 01, 2014

Death Becomes Her: A Century of Mourning Attire, The Costume Institute's first fall exhibition in seven years, will be on view in The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Anna Wintour Costume Center from Octo... (more...)


Lori Bookstein Fine Art Presents WILLARD BOEPPLE: MONOPRINTS, 7/7-8/1Lori Bookstein Fine Art Presents WILLARD BOEPPLE: MONOPRINTS, 7/7-8/1
July 01, 2014

Lori Bookstein Fine Art is pleased to announce an exhibition of recent monoprints by Willard Boepple. This is the artist's fourth solo-show with the gallery and the first devoted to his work on paper.... (more...)


ArtPlace America Gives $14.7 Million in Grants for 'Creative Placemaking Projects' Across 31 StatesArtPlace America Gives $14.7 Million in Grants for 'Creative Placemaking Projects' Across 31 States
June 25, 2014

ArtPlace America (ArtPlace) Executive Director Jamie L. Bennett announced $14.7 million in 55 grants to creative placemaking projects that will work in 79 communities of all sizes across 31 states. In... (more...)


The Met Museum Presents Sunday at the Met: A Conversation on Glamour and Charles James  with Designer Zac Posen and Curator Jan Glier Reeder, 6/22The Met Museum Presents Sunday at the Met: A Conversation on Glamour and Charles James with Designer Zac Posen and Curator Jan Glier Reeder, 6/22
June 17, 2014

Fashion designer Zac Posen and Charles James exhibition co-curator Jan Glier Reeder discuss James's glamour, technique, and enduring impact on fashion in general, and on Posen in particular. From ele... (more...)


The National YoungArts Foundation in Partnership with The Related Group Announces the Inauguration of the YoungArts Residency in Visual ArtsThe National YoungArts Foundation in Partnership with The Related Group Announces the Inauguration of the YoungArts Residency in Visual Arts
June 16, 2014

The National YoungArts Foundation, with the generous support of The Related Group, announces the inauguration of the YoungArts Residency in Visual Arts, the first of several residency programs in the ... (more...)


The Met Museum Presents SOL LEWITT: WALL DRAWING #370, 6/30-9/7The Met Museum Presents SOL LEWITT: WALL DRAWING #370, 6/30-9/7
June 12, 2014

Sol LeWitt's 1982 Wall Drawing #370: Ten Geometric Figures (including right triangle, cross, X, diamond) with three-inch parallel bands of lines in two directions will be installed at The Metropolitan... (more...)


Andrea Rosen Gallery to Display 'Historically Rooted' Olivier Renaud-Clement Exhibition, 6/27Andrea Rosen Gallery to Display 'Historically Rooted' Olivier Renaud-Clement Exhibition, 6/27
June 12, 2014

Andrea Rosen Gallery is thrilled to announce Back Grounds: Impressions Photographiques II, a historically rooted exhibition organized with Olivier Renaud-Clement that traces a profound lineage of conc... (more...)


Metropolitan Museum Announces Launch of New Interactive Web Feature, ONE MET. MANY WORLDS.Metropolitan Museum Announces Launch of New Interactive Web Feature, ONE MET. MANY WORLDS.
June 12, 2014

Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced today the launch of One Met. Many Worlds., a new interactive feature that is presented in 11 languages on the Museum's... (more...)


Morrison H. Heckscher to Retire and Become Curator Emeritus at Metropolitan Museum and Sylvia L. Yount Appointed to Head American WingMorrison H. Heckscher to Retire and Become Curator Emeritus at Metropolitan Museum and Sylvia L. Yount Appointed to Head American Wing
June 11, 2014

Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced today that preeminent American art scholar Morrison H. Heckscher will retire on June 30, following 13 years as Lawrenc... (more...)


Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art Thomas P. Campbell Announces Five Senior Staff PromotionsDirector and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art Thomas P. Campbell Announces Five Senior Staff Promotions
June 11, 2014

Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, today announced five senior staff promotions: (more...)


Rogue Space Gallery Presents PORTRAITS: REFLECTIONS BY EMERGING IRANIAN ARTISTS, 9/17-22Rogue Space Gallery Presents PORTRAITS: REFLECTIONS BY EMERGING IRANIAN ARTISTS, 9/17-22
June 10, 2014

On the occasion of the fifth-year anniversary of the opening of the exhibition Iran Inside Out at the Chelsea Museum in 2009 and on the first anniversary of Iran Modern, which debuted at the Asia Soci... (more...)


Demisch Danant Presents SEANCE, an Interactive Installation by American Artist Sheila Hicks, 6/17-22Demisch Danant Presents SEANCE, an Interactive Installation by American Artist Sheila Hicks, 6/17-22
June 09, 2014

Demisch Danant is pleased to present Se?ance, a new large- scale interactive installation by celebrated American artist Sheila Hicks, as part of the inaugural Design At Large program hosted by Design ... (more...)


The Met Museum Presents P.S. ART 2014: CELEBRATING THE CREATIVE SPIRIT OF NYC KIDS, 6/10-8/25The Met Museum Presents P.S. ART 2014: CELEBRATING THE CREATIVE SPIRIT OF NYC KIDS, 6/10-8/25
June 08, 2014

For three months this summer, works of art in all media by 106 of New York City's most talented public school students, pre-kindergarten through 12th grade, will be displayed in the Ruth and Harold D.... (more...)


P.S. Art 2014 on View at Metropolitan Museum this SummerP.S. Art 2014 on View at Metropolitan Museum this Summer
June 07, 2014

For three months this summer, works of art in all media by 106 of New York City's most talented public school students, pre-kindergarten through 12th grade, will be displayed in the Ruth and Harold D.... (more...)


The Met Museum Presents GARRY WINOGRAND, 6/27-9/21The Met Museum Presents GARRY WINOGRAND, 6/27-9/21
June 06, 2014

The first retrospective in 25 years of work by Garry Winogrand (1928–1984)—the renowned photographer of New York City and of American life from the 1950s through the early 1980s—will open at The Metro... (more...)


NYC's Creative Communities Featured in New Exhibit at MAD, Opening in JulyNYC's Creative Communities Featured in New Exhibit at MAD, Opening in July
May 28, 2014

Exemplifying the Museum's ongoing commitment to craftsmanship across all creative fields, the exhibition provides a platform not only for makers who typically display their work in a museum setting, b... (more...)



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