VISUAL ARTS NEWS COVERAGE


THE ART OF THE BRICK to Feature LEGO Works of Art at Union Station THE ART OF THE BRICK to Feature LEGO Works of Art at Union Station
by BWW News Desk - November 17, 2017

THE ART OF THE BRICK, a captivating exhibition, featuring intriguing works of art made exclusively from one of the most recognizable toys in the world, the LEGO brick, is set to make its debut at Union Station on January 25, 2018, in the Bank of America Gallery.... (more...)
Complete Set of 12 Silver Caesars to Be Reunited at the Met Museum Complete Set of 12 Silver Caesars to Be Reunited at the Met Museum
by BWW News Desk - November 17, 2017

The questions of when, where, why, for whom, and by whom these splendid luxury objects were made will be addressed in the exhibition The Silver Caesars: A Renaissance Mystery, opening December 12 at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.... (more...)
Nassau County Museum of Art Slates Jan & Feb 2018 Exhibitions & Events Nassau County Museum of Art Slates Jan & Feb 2018 Exhibitions & Events
by BWW News Desk - November 17, 2017

Nassau County Museum of Art has announced its January & February 2018 lineup of events. Scroll down for details!... (more...)
Celebrate Met Museum Mascot 'William' The Hippo, 11/17- 11/19 Celebrate Met Museum Mascot 'William' The Hippo, 11/17- 11/19
by BWW News Desk - November 17, 2017

One hundred years ago, a small, blue, ancient Egyptian faience hippopotamus was acquired by The Metropolitan Museum of Art. In the past century, this tiny sculpture has acquired the nickname 'William' and become The Met's unofficial mascot. To celebrate the 100th anniversary of 'William' at The Met,... (more...)
Delve Into the Work of Marika Israelson with AWAKENING ARTISTRY at Creative Gateways Delve Into the Work of Marika Israelson with AWAKENING ARTISTRY at Creative Gateways
by BWW News Desk - November 17, 2017

An artist's work is always evolving in response to their consciousness. In many ways their work is like a prism that gathers the light and then reflects the state of their inner world at the moment of creation. This is particularly true of emerging artist Marika Israelson. The weekend, November 17-1... (more...)
'Holiday At The Park' Rings In The Season With Festive Community Tree-Lighting 'Holiday At The Park' Rings In The Season With Festive Community Tree-Lighting
by BWW News Desk - November 16, 2017

Celebrate the season in style with the opening of Holiday at The Park. Featuring performances by The Mirage's newest headliner Matt Goss and the Las Vegas Academy Choir, the festivities will culminate with a countdown to the illumination of a magnificent 80-foot Silver Fir tree, emceed by i... (more...)
Art Institute Presents Mounira Al Solh: I Strongly Believe In Our Right To Be Frivolous Art Institute Presents Mounira Al Solh: I Strongly Believe In Our Right To Be Frivolous
by BWW News Desk - November 16, 2017

From February 8 through April 29, 2018, the Art Institute of Chicago will present the first solo museum exhibition in the United States of Mounira Al Solh (b. 1978), a visual artist living and working between Beirut, Lebanon, and Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Started in 2012 in response to the ... (more...)
Mystic Falls Park Lights Up For The Holiday Season Mystic Falls Park Lights Up For The Holiday Season
by BWW News Desk - November 16, 2017

Sam's Town Hotel and Gambling Hall will light up its celebrated winter display at Mystic Falls Park on Wednesday, Nov. 22 at its annual tree lighting ceremony hosted by Boyd Gaming Chairman Bill Boyd. The holiday attraction featuring a Winter Wonderland theme and holiday-inspired laser light show wi... (more...)
Season Finale of  Goldenstein Gallery's Acclaimed Coffee Talk Series Announced Season Finale of Goldenstein Gallery's Acclaimed Coffee Talk Series Announced
by BWW News Desk - November 16, 2017

This weekend during the season finale of their acclaimed Artists Coffee Talk series, Goldenstein Gallery hosts artists Adele Seronde and and Reagan Word. Though they work in different mediums both are known for pieces that beckon the viewer into engaging with the surrounding world. The public is inv... (more...)
Rising Star M.I.L.K. Debuts Immersive Multimedia Installation in East London Rising Star M.I.L.K. Debuts Immersive Multimedia Installation in East London
by BWW News Desk - November 16, 2017

A brand-new multimedia installation opens in Hoxton this week, a fusion of stunning visuals and synth-pop funk sounds from M.I.L.K's debut EP 'A Memory Of Memory Of A Postcard'. The installation is currently on view at Hoxton Bar and Grill from 20th November to 1st December 2017.... (more...)
Erwin Redl's WHITEOUT Now on View in Madison Square Park Erwin Redl's WHITEOUT Now on View in Madison Square Park
by BWW News Desk - November 16, 2017

Madison Square Park Conservancy has announced the opening of its 35th exhibition, Whiteout by artist Erwin Redl. The project features a luminous white carpet of LED lights across Madison Square Park's central Oval Lawn, on view from today, November 16, 2017 through March 25, 2018.... (more...)
Kitchen Theatre Gallery Features the Art of Michael Sampson Kitchen Theatre Gallery Features the Art of Michael Sampson
by BWW News Desk - November 15, 2017

Kitchen Theatre Company welcomes the exhibition 'Abstracting the Figure: Paintings by Michael Sampson' to the Judith Holliday Gallery at KTC.... (more...)
Experience Christmas on the Frontier at Free Annual Event Experience Christmas on the Frontier at Free Annual Event
by BWW News Desk - November 15, 2017

Bundle up and come on out to Fort Caspar for all the family-friendly fun at Candlelight Christmas at the Fort. Join us on Saturday, December 2nd between 5:30 to 8:30 pm for Casper's favorite holiday tradition.... (more...)
Frost Art Museum FIU Announces Art Basel Lineup Frost Art Museum FIU Announces Art Basel Lineup
by BWW News Desk - November 15, 2017

The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum at Florida International University, the Smithsonian Affiliate in Miami, announces a stellar lineup of three new exhibitions and this year's signature event for Art Basel season. For the museum's 14th annual Breakfast in the Park (the official Art Basel event ... (more...)
Houston Cinema Arts Festival Opening Night is a Success! Houston Cinema Arts Festival Opening Night is a Success!
by BWW News Desk - November 15, 2017

The 2017 Houston Cinema Arts Festival which took place from November 9 13, 2017 celebrated the undying resilience of the City of Houston as it played host to over 30 unique programs spread across multiple partner venues, including Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Rice Cinema, White Oak Music Hall... (more...)
Times Square Arts Announces New Year Season Programming Schedule Times Square Arts Announces New Year Season Programming Schedule
by BWW News Desk - November 15, 2017

Times Square Arts, the public art program of the Times Square Alliance, presents the New Year Season, December 2017 February 2018. As part of the Alliance's commitment to showcasing the best of contemporary art, this season's lineup includes works from ArandaLasch + Marcelo Coelho, UNDERVOL... (more...)
Delve Into the Work of Marika Israelson with AWAKENING ARTISTRY at Creative Gateways Delve Into the Work of Marika Israelson with AWAKENING ARTISTRY at Creative Gateways
by BWW News Desk - November 15, 2017

An artist's work is always evolving in response to their consciousness. In many ways their work is like a prism that gathers the light and then reflects the state of their inner world at the moment of creation. This is particularly true of emerging artist Marika Israelson. The weekend, November 17-1... (more...)
Bryn Cohn and Artists Come to TRIBECA ART+CULTURE NIGHT Bryn Cohn and Artists Come to TRIBECA ART+CULTURE NIGHT
by BWW News Desk - November 15, 2017

Explore Exhibitions through Movement Dance Performances with BRYN COHN + ARTISTS.... (more...)
TON to Open 3rd Season of 'Sight & Sound' Series with SCHOENBERG, MUNCH & EXPRESSIONISM TON to Open 3rd Season of 'Sight & Sound' Series with SCHOENBERG, MUNCH & EXPRESSIONISM
by BWW News Desk - November 14, 2017

The Orchestra Now (TON) will open the third season of its popular Sight & Sound series at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on Sunday, December 3 at 2 PM.... (more...)
Museum of Russian Icons Receives Largest Gift Since Founding Museum of Russian Icons Receives Largest Gift Since Founding
by BWW News Desk - November 14, 2017

The Museum of Russian Icons has announced that Boston area collectors Edward and Joan Simpson have donated their exceptional collection of 18th and 19th century Russian icons and sacred artifacts to the Museum a donation that will be the largest and most valuable single gift since founder Gordon B. ... (more...)
Bryn Cohn and Artists Come to TRIBECA ART+CULTURE NIGHT Bryn Cohn and Artists Come to TRIBECA ART+CULTURE NIGHT
by BWW News Desk - November 13, 2017

Explore Exhibitions through Movement Dance Performances with BRYN COHN + ARTISTS.... (more...)
Omaha Fashion Week February 2018 Designer Lineup Announced Omaha Fashion Week February 2018 Designer Lineup Announced
by BWW News Desk - November 13, 2017

The producers of Omaha Fashion Week (OFW) announced the designers who have been selected to show collections during the next season of OFW February 27-March 3. The lineup includes 18 designers who will compete for nightly prizes during designer showcases on March 2-3. The top designer from both nigh... (more...)
Vince MacDermot, Son of HAIR Composer, to Host Gallery Opening at CANVAS Gallery Vince MacDermot, Son of HAIR Composer, to Host Gallery Opening at CANVAS Gallery
by BWW News Desk - November 11, 2017

On Today, November 11, 2017 from 6:30 to 9:00 PM, CANVAS Gallery at 150 Victory Boulevard in Staten Island, New York, will present BIG RED NYC, a series of eight bold, red paintings by Vince MacDermot.... (more...)
Coney Island USA Celebrates Our Landmark Building's 100th Birthday Coney Island USA Celebrates Our Landmark Building's 100th Birthday
by BWW News Desk - November 11, 2017

Coney Island USA will present our Fall Benefit Gala today evening, November 11, 2017. Coney Island's oldest landmarked building (our headquarters), is celebrating its 100th birthday this year, and we'll be marking the occasion in high style with a Gala that will be a night to remember.... (more...)
An Evening Of Inspiration at Toronto's Top Ten Event Sparks Momentum For Change An Evening Of Inspiration at Toronto's Top Ten Event Sparks Momentum For Change
by BWW News Desk - November 10, 2017

On Thursday, November 9, the Bluma Appel Theatre (27 Front St. W) housed 10 renowned changemakers for an evening of inspiration at the Top Ten Event. The evening's speakers challenged and inspired audiences with their talks, inspiring them to boycott what they thought'.... (more...)