Hottest Articles on BWWVisual from 5/11/2014 - 5/18/2014

Below are BWWVisual's most popular articles from 5/11/2014 - 5/18/2014. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from the past week!

1) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual from 5/11/2014 - 5/18/2014 MULTIPLE EXPOSURES: JEWELRY AND PHOTOGRAPHY to Open 5/13 at Museum of Arts and Design
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2014

On view at the Museum of Arts and Design from May 13 to September 14, 2014, Multiple Exposures: Jewelry and Photography is the first museum exhibition to examine how contemporary jewelry artists are using photography to explore issues central to contemporary experience, including changing views of beauty and the human body; social, political, and cultural issues; memory and desire; and the relationship of jewelry to society and personal identity. (more...)

2) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual from 5/11/2014 - 5/18/2014 Photo Flash: Linda Lavin and Husband Steve Bakunas at FACES & PLACES Art Exhibit in SoHo
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2014

Highly acclaimed actress, Linda Lavin, known widely for her hit '80s sitcom 'Alice' followed by her 'later life success' in a string of acclaimed Broadway performances, said just three weeks ago that she's determined to have her artist husband Steve Bakunas exhibit his lifelong anthology of portrait and landscape paintings, of which she's his favorite subject. Just last week, she got her wish when Bakunas hosted a private viewing of his body of work for the downtown art scene in the SoHo loft office of Nancy Trent. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

3) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual from 5/11/2014 - 5/18/2014 The Mori Art Museum Presents LEE MINGWEI AND HIS RELATIONS, 9/20-1/4
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 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, 2015. This will mark his first large-scale survey exhibition to date. (more...)

4) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual from 5/11/2014 - 5/18/2014 Galerie Lelong Presents ART BASEL HONG KONG, 5/15-18
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2014

For Art Basel Hong Kong 2014, Galerie Lelong New York and Paris will present artists from the gallery's sixty-year history, which comprises masters of European modernism and global contemporary artists. Works by Pierre Alechinsky, Sarah Cain, Marc Chagall, Alberto Giacometti, Alfredo Jaar, Rosemary Laing, Lin Tianmiao, Nalini Malani, Joan Miro, Yoko Ono,Emilio Perez, Jaume Plensa, Sean Scully, and Kate Shepherd will be on view. (more...)

5) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual from 5/11/2014 - 5/18/2014Muna Tseng Dance Projects Responds to Chuck Ginnever Sculptures at Riverside Park, 5/17 & 24
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2014

Cynthia-Reeves Projects, The New York Department of Parks & Recreation, Chuck Ginnever, and Gayle Maxon-Edgerton, GME LLC, announce two special evening performances by the Muna Tseng Dance Projects on May 17 and 24 at 7pm, whose newly commissioned choreography will directly engage with an exhibition of monumental steel sculptures by noted American artist, Chuck Ginnever. Medusa and High Rise, currently on view at Riverside Park at 145th Street, is situated overlooking the metal ice breakers and the George Washington Bridge, and has inspired the dance troupe's second collaboration with the artist, nearly thirty years after their first project together. (more...)

6) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual from 5/11/2014 - 5/18/2014 The National Portrait Gallery Presents THE WORLD OF RUPERT POTTER: PHOTOGRAPHS OF BEATRIX, MILLAIS AND FRIENDS, 5/13-11/16
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2014

The amateur photography of Rupert Potter, father of the celebrated children's book author and illustrator, Beatrix Potter, will be explored in a new display opening at the National Portrait Gallery to celebrate the centenary of his death. As well as two new acquisitions showing Beatrix Potter on holiday with her father, The World of Rupert Potter: Photographs of Beatrix, Millais and Friends will display portraits taken by Rupert Potter of close family friends, showing the circles within which he socialised and the influence this had on his daughter's life and work. (more...)

7) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual from 5/11/2014 - 5/18/2014 Cleve Carney Art Gallery to Present VIVIAN MAIER: EXPOSED, 6/17-8/16
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2014

The Cleve Carney Art Gallery hosts a unique exhibit of Vivian Maier's work entitled "Vivian Maier: Exposed" at the McAninch Arts Center, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn, IL, June 17 - Aug. 16. The opening preview reception will be Tuesday, June 17 from 6 - 8 p.m. and will include a meet and greet with members of "Team Vivian," a College of DuPage (COD) team including vintage film processor, Frank Jackowiak, and several film and photography students, who processed her film. The reception and exhibition is free and open to the public. The gallery will also host special related events including "An Afternoon with Vivian Maier" film screening/panel discussion/book signing event on Sunday, July 27 from 1 until 4 p.m. Tickets are required for this event. For more about the exhibition or related events, visit or call 630.942.3206. (more...)

8) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual from 5/11/2014 - 5/18/2014 Liberty Hall Museum Hosts Travel Luncheon Today
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2014

Admission to Bon Appetit! A Salute to Luxury Train Travel (today, May 17) is $55, and reservations are required by May 10. Additional Bon Appetit dates include June 21, July 19, August 16, September 13, and November 15; please call 908-527-0400 or email to reserve. Guided tours of Bon Voyage! 200 Years of Luxury Travel (no luncheon included) are available during regular museum hours through November 20. (more...)

9) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual from 5/11/2014 - 5/18/2014 Swarovski Unveils Fredrikson Stallard's PROLOGUE During Art Basel in Hong Kong Today
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2014

Swarovski is pleased to present a new installation by London-based design duo Fredrikson Stallard, to coincide with Art Basel in Hong Kong. Entitled Prologue, the monumental piece will make its international debut at the former Police Married Quarters, Hollywood Road (PMQ) in Hong Kong today, May 13 2014. (more...)

10) Hottest Articles on BWWVisual from 5/11/2014 - 5/18/2014 Michaels Offers Online Shopping
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2014

IRVING, Texas, May 12,2014 /PRNewswire/ Michaels announces the launch of its new inspirational arts and crafts site that offers 24-hour shopping on any computer, tablet or smartphone. (more...)


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