VISUAL ARTS NEWS COVERAGE


Jacob's Pillow To Exhibit Never-Before-Seen Dance Costumes Jacob's Pillow To Exhibit Never-Before-Seen Dance Costumes
by BWW News Desk - April 23, 2018

???????Dance We Must: Treasures from Jacob's Pillow, 1906-1940 explores the contributions of Jacob's Pillow founder Ted Shawn and the iconic Ruth St. Denis to American modern dance. Gathering over 350 materials, including more than 30 costumes and accessories, over 200 photographs, five original ant... (more...)
Academy Of Art University To Host 2018 Graduation Fashion Show And Awards Ceremony Academy Of Art University To Host 2018 Graduation Fashion Show And Awards Ceremony
by BWW News Desk - April 23, 2018

The School of Fashion at Academy of Art University will host its annual Graduation Fashion Show and Awards Ceremony on Thursday, April 26, 2018. The invitation-only event begins with select graduating students from the M.F.A. and B.F.A. programs presenting their work to industry professionals. The p... (more...)
Philip Pearlstein Announces Upcoming Exhibition Philip Pearlstein Announces Upcoming Exhibition
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2018

Betty Cuningham Gallery is pleased to open Philip Pearlstein: Today, which features recent paintings. The artist will be present for an opening reception on Thursday, May 10th, from 6-8 PM.... (more...)
Isabelle Molénat And Sarran Youkongdee Win MAD's Third Annual LOOT Acquisition Prize Isabelle Molénat And Sarran Youkongdee Win MAD's Third Annual LOOT Acquisition Prize
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2018

???????This week, the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) announced Isabelle Molénat and Sarran Youkongdee as the winners of the third annual LOOT Acquisition Prize. Awarded on the occasion of the eighteenth edition of LOOT: MAD About Jewelry, the Museum's annual exhibition and sale of contemporary art ... (more...)
Creative Time Announces 'Bring Down The Walls' Creative Time Announces 'Bring Down The Walls'
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2018

Creative Time, in partnership with The Fortune Society, artist Phil Collins and over 100 collaborators, is excited to announce the programming for Bring Down The Walls, a three-part public art project which turns an unconventional lens on the prison industrial complex through house music and nightli... (more...)
Vancouver Art Gallery Unites Emily Carr Works With Mattie Gunterman's Historic Photographs Vancouver Art Gallery Unites Emily Carr Works With Mattie Gunterman's Historic Photographs
by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2018

???????The Vancouver Art Gallery announces a new exhibition uniting the works of two women artists practicing in British Columbia in the early twentieth century in Emily Carr in Dialogue with Mattie Gunterman, on view at the Gallery from April 28 to September 3, 2018. Home to the world's finest coll... (more...)
Rental Gallery Presents Oliver Clegg: Euclid's Porsche Rental Gallery Presents Oliver Clegg: Euclid's Porsche
by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2018

???????Rental Gallery is pleased to present new work by Brooklyn-based artist Oliver Clegg for his first solo exhibition in New York City, on the ground floor of the Metal Shutter Houses project. Euclid's Porsche is comprised of 150 paintings of Happy Meal Toys sourced from eBay seller photographs f... (more...)
Closing Reception April 22 For Joe Waks Kwalite Paintings Exhibit At SOPAC Closing Reception April 22 For Joe Waks Kwalite Paintings Exhibit At SOPAC
by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2018

The South Orange Performing Arts Center's Herb and Milly Iris Gallery will host a closing reception for the current exhibition, Joe Waks' "Kwalite Paintings" on Sunday, April 22, noon-3 p.m.... (more...)
NUDEY NYDES: A Gallery Comedy Show Announced at Vital Joint NUDEY NYDES: A Gallery Comedy Show Announced at Vital Joint
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2018

Comedian Jessy Morner-Ritt modeled nude for New York audiences throughout March. On April 22nd, Mara Diane (Jessy Morner-Ritt) and Janice (Caroline Yost) will unveil this collection of pen/pencil sketches centered around the naked human form.... (more...)
The Art Institue Of Chicago Announces Major Philanthropy Of $70 Million The Art Institue Of Chicago Announces Major Philanthropy Of $70 Million
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2018

The Art Institute of Chicago announced today a $50 million unrestricted gift from Janet and Craig Duchossois and a $20 million gift from Robert and Diane v.S. Levy for acquisitions and operations. These historic gifts advance the museum's civic mission and enable bold planning for the future.... (more...)
ART NEW YORK Returns For Its Fourth Edition 5/3-5/6 ART NEW YORK Returns For Its Fourth Edition 5/3-5/6
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2018

Art New York, presented by Art Miami, returns to Pier 94 for its fourth edition on Thursday, May 3 through Sunday, May 6, 2018 offering noteworthy and fresh works by important artists from the contemporary, modern, post-war and pop eras, and featuring paintings, photography, prints, drawings, design... (more...)
Art New York Returns for its Fourth Edition Art New York Returns for its Fourth Edition
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2018

Art New York, presented by Art Miami, returns to Pier 94 for its fourth edition on Thursday, May 3 through Sunday, May 6, 2018 offering noteworthy and fresh works by important artists from the contemporary, modern, post-war and pop eras, and featuring paintings, photography, prints, drawings, design... (more...)
'Rome: City And Empire' Closing Early At Frist Art Museum 'Rome: City And Empire' Closing Early At Frist Art Museum
by BWW News Desk - April 16, 2018

???????The exhibition of Roman antiquities, Rome: City and Empire, currently on view at the Frist Art Museum, will be closing early due to construction issues in the downtown area. The last day to see the exhibition will be this Saturday, April 21. The museum will offer free admission this Friday, A... (more...)
VACNJ Announces Teacher Symposium FREEWHEELING: Color In The Digital Age VACNJ Announces Teacher Symposium FREEWHEELING: Color In The Digital Age
by BWW News Desk - April 16, 2018

???????The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey will offer a Teacher's symposium on Thursday, May 10, and Friday, May 11, from 9 AM-3 PM. Teacher's symposia offer unique professional development opportunities for art educators to come together and learn new creative skills to bring back to their classro... (more...)
SculptureCenter Announces Spring Exhibition SculptureCenter Announces Spring Exhibition
by BWW News Desk - April 16, 2018

The artists in SculptureCenter's spring exhibition, 74 million million million tons, contribute to and corroborate accounts of significant events (and shifts) in material, social, technological, and/or political realities. Their works do not simply stand in for or index broader concepts and politica... (more...)
DAVID BOWIE IS Dinner Series by The Norm at Brooklyn Museum DAVID BOWIE IS Dinner Series by The Norm at Brooklyn Museum
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2018

As a culinary complement to the Brooklyn Museum's blockbuster David Bowie Is exhibition, The Norm, the museum's full-service restaurant, will celebrate the life and career of the barrier-busting Bowie with four monthly dinners, starting April 22.... (more...)
Rare Drawings From 'Museum Of Weird,' Walt Disney's Vision For Haunted Mansion Go To Auction-First Time In Disney History Rare Drawings From 'Museum Of Weird,' Walt Disney's Vision For Haunted Mansion Go To Auction-First Time In Disney History
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2018

On Saturday, April 28, 2018, Van Eaton Galleries located in Sherman Oaks, California will auction some of the only known original concept artwork of “The Museum of the Weird,” part of Walt Disney's original idea for Disneyland's iconic “Haunted Mansion” attraction. The artwork, created by one of W... (more...)
The Studio Theatre Tierra Del Sol Announces Third Season Line Up The Studio Theatre Tierra Del Sol Announces Third Season Line Up
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2018

???????At some point in all of our lives we have felt like an outsider, like no one will ever accept us for who we are. We have all experienced that constant struggle between conforming to societal norms and the desire to fully express oneself. This year at The Studio Theatre we will look closely at... (more...)
Opening Today: Philadelphia Contemporary's JANE IRISH: ANTIPODES Opening Today: Philadelphia Contemporary's JANE IRISH: ANTIPODES
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2018

???????Philadelphia Contemporary, a globally oriented visual and performance art nonprofit, is pleased to present its latest public art installation, Jane Irish: Antipodes, in partnership with The Fairmount Park Conservancy, Philadelphia Parks and Recreation, and the Friends of Lemon Hill. The exhib... (more...)
BWW Review: BOOM FOR REAL: THE LATE TEENAGE YEARS OF JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT, East End Film Festival BWW Review: BOOM FOR REAL: THE LATE TEENAGE YEARS OF JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT, East End Film Festival
by Gary Naylor - April 13, 2018

Amongst the explosion of interest in Jean-Michel Basquiat, Sara Driver's film locates his emerging genius in a beautifully rendered time and place - late 70s New York City.... (more...)
William Wegman's CINDERELLA Announced At Gallery Met From 4/12 William Wegman's CINDERELLA Announced At Gallery Met From 4/12
by BWW News Desk - April 12, 2018

???????William Wegman's Weimaraners star in a solo exhibition by the artist at the Arnold & Marie Schwartz Gallery Met to coincide with the much anticipated production of Massenet's Cendrillon, on stage at the Met from April 12, 2018. More than 25 photographs featuring the celebrated dogs in costume... (more...)
New Exhibition SHEER FANTASY Opens 13 April New Exhibition SHEER FANTASY Opens 13 April
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2018

Curated by Western Sydney artist, David Capra, Sheer Fantasy suspends time to confront the role of the fantastical and how it plays within our collective conscious. In this exhibition, the world as we know it bends and shifts, making room to indulge in our greatest fantasies.... (more...)
On Anniversary Of Columbine, San Jose Quilt Museum Joins Gun Conversation On Anniversary Of Columbine, San Jose Quilt Museum Joins Gun Conversation
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2018

San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles (SJMQT) announced today that it will unroll a trailblazing array of exhibitions and events intended to spark dialogue in relation to the complicated and multifaceted topic of gun violence in America.... (more...)
New Artist Added To Clarke & Associates Exhibition With Opening Reception New Artist Added To Clarke & Associates Exhibition With Opening Reception
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2018

???????Clarke & Associates will host an opening reception on May 5 for Felipe Lopez and his Ambiente Amore exhibition and Lester Marks for his Capturing Dreams: Roticas, Spectrums, and Personages photo works. Their works will be displayed in two separate gallery spaces at Clarke & Associates. Guests... (more...)
GALLIM Premieres New Work At The Met Breuer 5/18-24 GALLIM Premieres New Work At The Met Breuer 5/18-24
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2018

The 2017-18 MetLiveArts Artist in Residence, the groundbreaking choreographer and artistic director Andrea Miller of GALLIM, closes her year-long residency with six days of a performative installation in the three gallery spaces of The Met Breuer. In collaboration with award-winning filmmaker Ben St... (more...)