VISUAL ARTS NEWS COVERAGE


Aqua Art Miami Celebrates 14th Edition with Strongest Sales and Attendance to Date Aqua Art Miami Celebrates 14th Edition with Strongest Sales and Attendance to Date
by BWW News Desk - December 14, 2018

Aqua Art Miami, a sister fair of Art Miami, marked an incredibly successful five-day event for their 14th edition at the Aqua Hotel (1530 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139), which took place Wednesday, December 5 through Sunday, December 9, 2018.... (more...)
3 Water-Activated Murals Installed Depicting Seattle Homeless 3 Water-Activated Murals Installed Depicting Seattle Homeless
by BWW News Desk - December 13, 2018

Seattle's Union Gospel Mission unveils Lost and Found, a series of three 8' x 8' water-activated murals based on acclaimed photographer Lee Jeffries' stunning portraits of the homeless. The limited-engagement art installations bring attention to the city's homeless in the moment of their greatest ne... (more...)
New Exhibition 2019 Masters Of The American West Comes to The Autry New Exhibition 2019 Masters Of The American West Comes to The Autry
by BWW News Desk - December 13, 2018

Featuring 64 premier Western artists, the Masters of the American West Art Exhibition and Sale opens Saturday, February 9, 2019, at the Autry Museum of the American West in Los Angeles. This prestigious exhibition and sale showcases paintings and sculptures by nationally recognized artists such as G... (more...)
DaVinci Exhibit And DaVinci & Michelangelo Theatre Show Announce Final Week In Denver DaVinci Exhibit And DaVinci & Michelangelo Theatre Show Announce Final Week In Denver
by BWW News Desk - December 11, 2018

The DaVinci X Exhibition and the "DaVinci & Michelangelo: The Titans Experience" original, national touring theatre production announces the final week and performances at the DaVinci X Exhibition.  The closing day is this Sunday, Dec. 16th and the final performance will take place inside the DaVinc... (more...)
Scottsdale Museum Of Contemporary Art Announces Tania Katan Book Launch And Performative Talk Scottsdale Museum Of Contemporary Art Announces Tania Katan Book Launch And Performative Talk
by BWW News Desk - December 11, 2018

After more than 10 years of smuggling creativity into the business sector without getting busted, Tania Katan's new book "Creative Trespassing: How to Put the Spark and Joy Back into Your Work and Life" is a refreshing look at how to fit creativity into the seemingly mundane. Scottsdale Museum of Co... (more...)
National Gallery Of Art Elects Kaywin Feldman As Its Fifth Director National Gallery Of Art Elects Kaywin Feldman As Its Fifth Director
by BWW News Desk - December 11, 2018

The National Gallery of Art, Washington, today announced that its Board of Trustees elected Kaywin Feldman to be the institution's next director—the fifth in the Gallery's 77-year history. She will succeed Earl A. Powell III, who has served as the director since 1992.... (more...)
The Rose Art Museum Opens Howardena Pindell: What Remains To Be Seen, 2/1 The Rose Art Museum Opens Howardena Pindell: What Remains To Be Seen, 2/1
by BWW News Desk - December 07, 2018

The Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University presents the first major retrospective of eminent American artist, curator, and teacher Howardena Pindell, who for nearly five decades has explored the intersection of art and activism. ... (more...)
Announcing The 2018 Miami NADA Artadia Awardee Announcing The 2018 Miami NADA Artadia Awardee
by BWW News Desk - December 07, 2018

Artadia and the New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA) are pleased to announce Stephanie Saade as the recipient of the 2018 Miami NADA Artadia Award, a $5,000 unrestricted, merit-based Award granted to one artist exhibiting at the fair. Saade's work is exhibited at Counter Space Zurich, booth 2.05 at NADA ... (more...)
Marlene Myerson Jewish Community Center Shows Works From Artists From New Orleans, New York, and More Marlene Myerson Jewish Community Center Shows Works From Artists From New Orleans, New York, and More
by BWW News Desk - December 07, 2018

Three multidisciplinary showcases, curated by producer Philip Sandstrom, choreographer/curator Shannon Stewart, and curator Laurie Uprichard, offer new works by new voices in a new location. Presented during the 2019 Association for Performing Arts Presenters (APAP) conference, the showcases will be... (more...)
City Officials Mark Grand Opening Of The New City Of Philadelphia Archives City Officials Mark Grand Opening Of The New City Of Philadelphia Archives
by BWW News Desk - December 07, 2018

Yesterday, City officials and partners officially opened the new Philadelphia City Archives and dedicated an interactive new mural created for the site through the City's Percent for Art Program.... (more...)
Eastside Artists Show & Sale Opens Today Eastside Artists Show & Sale Opens Today
by BWW News Desk - December 07, 2018

The Eastside Artists will present their annual show and sale December 7-9 at the Masonic Building, 312 E College Street in downtown Iowa City. Hours are 10am-8pm Today, 10am-5pm Saturday and Sunday. The show features original, affordable gifts by professional local artists. Admission is free.... (more...)
Anna Layza Takes Her WAVE OF UNICORNS To South America, Europe, Asia And Africa Anna Layza Takes Her WAVE OF UNICORNS To South America, Europe, Asia And Africa
by BWW News Desk - December 06, 2018

She's a digital influencer, with more than 5 million followers on YouTube, and owner of the largest unicorn online store in the world: meet Anna Layza.... (more...)
Penelope Umbrico's 'Monument' Now Open Through January At BRIC Penelope Umbrico's 'Monument' Now Open Through January At BRIC
by BWW News Desk - December 06, 2018

BRIC, celebrating 40 years as the leading presenter of free cultural programming in Brooklyn, presents Penelope Umbrico: MONUMENT, an exhibition in the Gallery at BRIC House exploring the monolithic state of our current technologies in relation to their obsolescence. Starting with the idea that all ... (more...)
Art Africa Miami Continues To Push Boundaries Art Africa Miami Continues To Push Boundaries
by BWW News Desk - December 05, 2018

Culture And Art Intertwine At Art Africa Miami Arts Fair December 5-9, 2018 While Celebrating Historic Overtown's historic legacy.... (more...)
Get 'Caught In The Art' With Deborah Sofferman Get 'Caught In The Art' With Deborah Sofferman
by BWW News Desk - December 04, 2018

Artist and photographer Deborah Sofferman puts on an eye-catching show tomorrow evening 12/5 at 92 Y.... (more...)
Context Art Miami Releases 2018 Exhibitor List 12/4-12/9 Context Art Miami Releases 2018 Exhibitor List 12/4-12/9
by BWW News Desk - December 04, 2018

CONTEXT Art Miami, (www.contextartmiami.com)  presented by Art Miami, returning for its seventh edition December 4 - 9, 2018, has announced its 2018 exhibitor list featuring the works of emergent, mid-career and cutting-edge artists from 96 galleries, representing 21 countries and 63 cities.... (more...)
José Carlos Martinat: American Echo Chambers Opens at PAMM, Today José Carlos Martinat: American Echo Chambers Opens at PAMM, Today
by BWW News Desk - December 04, 2018

Perez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) is pleased to present American Echo Chamber, a solo exhibition specially commissioned by the museum with Jose Carlos Martinat, one of the most internationally exhibited Peruvian artists of his generation. The exhibition investigates how ideologies are amplified and rein... (more...)
Art Africa Miami Continues To Push Boundaries Art Africa Miami Continues To Push Boundaries
by BWW News Desk - December 04, 2018

Culture And Art Intertwine At Art Africa Miami Arts Fair December 5-9, 2018 While Celebrating Historic Overtown's historic legacy.... (more...)
Diane Guinn Presents Unique Porcelain King Center Art Exhibit Diane Guinn Presents Unique Porcelain King Center Art Exhibit
by BWW News Desk - December 03, 2018

Florida porcelain artist, Diane Guinn will bring a unique holiday sparkle to the Harris Corporation Art Gallery in the King Center lobby from December 4 – January 7. Diane Guinn is the founder of Florida Porcelain Artists and a proud member of Central Brevard Artists Association, International Porce... (more...)
Gratitude And Joy Exhibit Comes to Bailey Contemporary Arts Gratitude And Joy Exhibit Comes to Bailey Contemporary Arts
by BWW News Desk - December 03, 2018

Bailey Contemporary Arts (BaCA) in Pompano Beach presents Gratitude & Joy, a juried photo exhibition featuring the works of sixteen photographers selected by Sharon Lee Hart, the head of photography and an Assistant Professor of Art at Florida Atlantic University.  The exhibit will be on view in the... (more...)
More Than 100 Works Of Folk Art Gifted To Mississippi Museum Of Art By Artists Claudia Demonte And Ed McGowin More Than 100 Works Of Folk Art Gifted To Mississippi Museum Of Art By Artists Claudia Demonte And Ed McGowin
by BWW News Desk - December 03, 2018

Artists Claudia DeMonte and Ed McGowin donated more than 100 works by self-taught artists to the Mississippi Museum of Art. They were subsequently honored at the Museum's annual Rembrandt Society Dinner held on November 1. The works represent part of their personal collection of sculptures, painting... (more...)
VACNJ Art Center Gets Graphic On Today VACNJ Art Center Gets Graphic On Today
by BWW News Desk - December 01, 2018

The second annual edition of Getting Graphic: Novels, Memoirs & Comics, will take place at the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey on December 1, from 12-7 PM. Incredibly popular last year, this free event for all ages will feature graphic novelists, graphic memoirists, and comic book artists showcasin... (more...)
BWW Interview: MWM's Ethan Stearns Immersing You in A CHAINED Virtual Reality BWW Interview: MWM's Ethan Stearns Immersing You in A CHAINED Virtual Reality
by Gil Kaan - November 30, 2018

Experiencing a preview of MWM Immersive's latest virtual reality project CHAINED - A VICTORIAN NIGHTMARE left me in an amazed daze. I was WOWed with the vivid visuals and imagery of creator/director Justin Denton's interpretation of the three ghosts of A CHRISTMAS CAROL. I then got the chance to sit... (more...)
Kiln Theatre Launches Exhibition About The History Of Care And Migration In Brent Kiln Theatre Launches Exhibition About The History Of Care And Migration In Brent
by BWW News Desk - November 29, 2018

Kiln Theatre today announces the exhibition A Thousand Hands: Legacies and Futures of Care in Brent as part of the two-year long project A Friendly Society supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund and the national lottery players.... (more...)
Share a Gift, Share a Bite, Share Holiday Cheer at the 9th Annual Vancouver Christmas Market Share a Gift, Share a Bite, Share Holiday Cheer at the 9th Annual Vancouver Christmas Market
by BWW News Desk - November 28, 2018

Share a Gift, Share a Bite, Share Holiday Cheer at the 9th Annual Vancouver Christmas Market from Nov. 21... (more...)