VISUAL ARTS NEWS COVERAGE


Marionettes, Sculptures Featured In Upcoming Art Show At Blyth Art Gallery Marionettes, Sculptures Featured In Upcoming Art Show At Blyth Art Gallery
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2018

Whimsical puppets, sculptures invade Blyth Gallery BLYTH - Visitors to the Blyth Festival Art Gallery will be treated to a show of whimsical marionette puppets and sculptures created by artist Gemma James Smith that caricature both imagined local characters and real historical figures. We've Been He... (more...)
Leslie Sacks Gallery Presents Alex Weinstein Exhibition Leslie Sacks Gallery Presents Alex Weinstein Exhibition
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2018

Leslie Sacks Gallery is pleased to present Alex Weinstein a few singles and one greatest hit featuring recent paintings by the Los Angeles based artist alongside an early swell model relief sculpture. The paintings in this exhibition are not from a particular body of work or a solitary investigation... (more...)
NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale Announces 'Remember To React: 60 Years Of Collecting' NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale Announces 'Remember To React: 60 Years Of Collecting'
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2018

Remember to React: 60 Years of Collecting is the first comprehensive installation of NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale's collection. Presented on the occasion of the institution's 60th anniversary, this exhibition will occupy the Museum's more than 28,000 square-feet of galleries and will open to the p... (more...)
Artist Caitlin G McCollom's 'Spirit Room' Opens At Wonderwall Studio Artist Caitlin G McCollom's 'Spirit Room' Opens At Wonderwall Studio
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2018

???????Wonderwall Studio announces their first solo artist exhibition featuring local artist Caitlin G McCollom. “Spirit Room” features 29 original paintings—two displayed in acrylic shadow boxes, two in 4” acrylic frames and 25 lose with framing options available—and 23 high-quality reproductions o... (more...)
???????The Michael Ingbar Gallery of Architectural Art To Host Benefit Exhibit for The Center of Architecture ???????The Michael Ingbar Gallery of Architectural Art To Host Benefit Exhibit for The Center of Architecture
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2018

The Michael Ingbar Gallery of Architectural Art is proud to host a benefit exhibit for The Center of Architecture, with 20% of artwork sale proceeds during the opening reception going to the non-profit.... (more...)
The National Hellenic Museum Announces Newest Exhibit – George Kokines: Layers Revealed The National Hellenic Museum Announces Newest Exhibit – George Kokines: Layers Revealed
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2018

???????Dedicated to collecting, preserving and portraying the legacy of Greek history and culture in America, the National Hellenic Museum has the largest collection of Greek American artifacts and recorded oral histories anywhere. The National Hellenic Museum (NHM), 333 S. Halsted St., introduces i... (more...)
MAD Announces Burke Prize 2018 Finalists And Exhibition MAD Announces Burke Prize 2018 Finalists And Exhibition
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2018

???????The Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) is proud to announce the finalists for the inaugural Burke Prize for contemporary craft. The prize, named for craft collectors Marian and Russell Burke, drew an outstandingly diverse and highly competitive pool of five hundred artists working to expand the ... (more...)
Scottsdale Library Exhibits Frank Lloyd Wright Designs Scottsdale Library Exhibits Frank Lloyd Wright Designs
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2018

Learn about the legendary Frank Lloyd Wright's impact on Arizona architecture through Footprints on the Desert: Frank Lloyd Wright in Arizona from Sept. 15 - Dec. 31 at the Gallery @ the Library, Scottsdale Civic Center, 3839 N. Drinkwater Boulevard.... (more...)
Photography Exhibit By Chilean Salto Collective Debuts At Urbano Project In Jamaica Plain Photography Exhibit By Chilean Salto Collective Debuts At Urbano Project In Jamaica Plain
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2018

La Victoria: Resilience & Creativity, an exhibition of photographs by the SALTO Collective examining issues of belonging and identity in their home city of Santiago, Chile, will be on view at Urbano Project, August 30 – October 5, 2018.  This will be the first exhibition of these works in the U.S. A... (more...)
Art Bureau Mosaic Portrait Of Michelle Obama Is On View In Harlem By Artist Lennox Commissiong At Dwyer For Harlem Week Art Bureau Mosaic Portrait Of Michelle Obama Is On View In Harlem By Artist Lennox Commissiong At Dwyer For Harlem Week
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2018

A dramatic portrait of former First Lady Michelle Obama by artist Lennon Commissiong, a mosaic comprised of thousands of colorful paper dots, is on view in the WIZARDHANDS exhibition at Harlem's Dwyer Cultural Center, 258 St. Nicholas through August 26. “Michelle Obama comported herself with grace... (more...)
Francesca Bifulco's FORCELLA REIGNS Comes to ZJU In NoHo Next Month Francesca Bifulco's FORCELLA REIGNS Comes to ZJU In NoHo Next Month
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2018

Creative agency December 9th is proud to present an encore presentation of sculptural painter Francesca Bifulco's Forcella Reigns: The Men Who Play Cards, an immersive multimedia installation, in deep collaboration with digital artist/sound engineer Alex Schetter. ... (more...)
Tickets On Sale Now For The GARTens Of Versailles Royal Masquerade Ball Tickets On Sale Now For The GARTens Of Versailles Royal Masquerade Ball
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2018

???????Indulge in the gARTens of Versailles: A Royal Masquerade Ball on Saturday, August 25, 2018, from 7pm to Midnight, as the Canton Museum of Art (CMA) transforms the veranda of Cultural Center for the Arts into a magical outdoor evening with enchanting cuisine, dazzling entertainment and perform... (more...)
MAD Announces Fall Winter Cycle Of Artist Studios Program Residents MAD Announces Fall Winter Cycle Of Artist Studios Program Residents
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2018

???????The Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) announces Cycle 30 of its Artist Studios program. The selected artists, who will work in MAD's sixth-floor open studios from August 7, 2018, through February 3, 2019, are Elodie Blanchard, Damien Davis, Jesse Harrod, Victoria Manganiello, Lily Moebes, and M... (more...)
ADG Gallery 800 Presents New Mixed Media Exhibit ADG Gallery 800 Presents New Mixed Media Exhibit
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2018

?The Art Directors Guild's Gallery 800 (ADG, IATSE Local 800) presents A FAMILY OF ARTISTS, an exclusive mixedmedia exhibition featuring personal artwork of over 70 artists, at the exhibit opening and hosted reception on Saturday, August 25, 2018 from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. The public will have a unique o... (more...)
'Paris 1900: City Of Entertainment' Opens October 12 At The Frist Art Museum 'Paris 1900: City Of Entertainment' Opens October 12 At The Frist Art Museum
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2018

The Frist Art Museum presents Paris 1900: City of Entertainment, an exhibition that revives the splendor of the French capital at the turn of the twentieth century, when millions visited the site of the International Exposition. Organized by the Petit Palais Museum of Fine Arts in Paris with additio... (more...)
KC Wall Of Respect Opens At Jewish Community Center Today KC Wall Of Respect Opens At Jewish Community Center Today
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2018

???????The Wall of Respect was a mural created in 1967 by Chicago artists representing the Organization of Black American Culture. It fostered Black pride, revitalized the neighborhood and gave birth to a national community mural movement. Some 49 years later, the Wall no longer exists having burnt ... (more...)
Scottsdale Museum Announces Free Admission on 9/22 Scottsdale Museum Announces Free Admission on 9/22
by BWW News Desk - August 08, 2018

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art will be free to all guests on Saturday, Sept. 22, as part of Smithsonian magazine's 14th annual Museum Day.... (more...)
University of Michigan Exhibition Challenges Traditional Understanding Of African Arts, Cultures University of Michigan Exhibition Challenges Traditional Understanding Of African Arts, Cultures
by BWW News Desk - August 08, 2018

More than ever in the age of globalization, ideas fluidly cross geographic, generational, and cultural boundaries.... (more...)
British Music Icons Featured in New Exhibitions By Liverpool Artist Billy Scott British Music Icons Featured in New Exhibitions By Liverpool Artist Billy Scott
by BWW News Desk - August 08, 2018

???????Talented Liverpool artist Billy Scott is staging two new exhibitions of work celebrating some of the biggest and best-loved names in British music.... (more...)
Asia Society Presents 'Season Of India' Program Series In Conjunction With Landmark Exhibition Of Modern Indian Art Asia Society Presents 'Season Of India' Program Series In Conjunction With Landmark Exhibition Of Modern Indian Art
by BWW News Desk - August 08, 2018

Asia Society presents a series of events to spotlight the multidimensional aspects of the most populous democracy in the world through the lens of arts, culture, business, and policy.... (more...)
Schoonmaker Studio Releases Signature Collection Schoonmaker Studio Releases Signature Collection
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2018

???????Gail Schoonmaker (SKOON-may-ker) of Schoonmaker Studio is releasing CLEVER, her brand new eleven-product Signature Collection, on 8-18-18.... (more...)
Creative Pinellas Announces Emerging Artist Exhibit Creative Pinellas Announces Emerging Artist Exhibit
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2018

An exhibition by Creative Pinellas opening Thursday, Sept. 27 with a reception at the Gallery at Creative Pinellas will present a fresh, vibrant group of new works by 10 recipients of the organization's Emerging Artist Grant.... (more...)
El Munae Albergará Exposiciones En Torno A La Risografía Y Las Publicaciones Ilustradas En El Siglo XX El Munae Albergará Exposiciones En Torno A La Risografía Y Las Publicaciones Ilustradas En El Siglo XX
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2018

???????A partir del jueves 9 de agosto, el Museo Nacional de la Estampa (Munae), del Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, exhibira las muestras Impresiones de Mexico: La estampa y las publicaciones ilustradas en el siglo XX (1900-1968) y Foro Grafico. La Duplicadora: Risografia, arte grafico y edicio... (more...)
Immerse In The Tibetan Culture At TIBET FEST Immerse In The Tibetan Culture At TIBET FEST
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2018

???????Transform your cultural awareness at Seattle Center Festal: Tibet Fest, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 25-26 at Seattle Center Armory. Tibet Fest promotes the culture's distinct  heritage, while involving and educating younger Tibetan generations. It features live music, dance, v... (more...)
Museum Of The Moving Image to Tribute Glenn Close Museum Of The Moving Image to Tribute Glenn Close
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2018

???????Glenn Close will be honored by Museum of the Moving Image at its 32nd annual Salute on December 3, 2018 at 583 Park Ave. in New York. The news was announced today by Ivan L. Lustig, Co-Chairman of the Museum's Board of Trustees and Carl Goodman, the Museum's Executive Director.... (more...)