VISUAL ARTS NEWS COVERAGE


70 South Gallery To Host The Work Of Acclaimed Street Photographer Vivian Maier 70 South Gallery To Host The Work Of Acclaimed Street Photographer Vivian Maier
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2018

Vivian Maier is one of the most celebrated street artists of the 20th century. And starting June 19th, visitors to the 70th South Print and Gallery will get to see her work in a special exhibit called "Vivian Maier: Through Her Lens." The gallery joins premier galleries from around the world that ha... (more...)
Caspar Collins Day Announced 7/21 Caspar Collins Day Announced 7/21
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2018

Fort Caspar Museum and its support group, the Fort Caspar Museum Association, in conjunction with the 11th Ohio Volunteer Cavalry Re-enacting Group, invite you to enjoy a favorite local tradition this summer with "Caspar Collins Day at the Fort."  Join us on Saturday, July 21st from 9:00 am to 4:00 ... (more...)
Major Surveys Of Judy Chicago And Larry Bell To Open At ICA Miami This Fall Major Surveys Of Judy Chicago And Larry Bell To Open At ICA Miami This Fall
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2018

This fall, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami (ICA Miami) will present two major solo career-spanning surveys of Judy Chicago and Larry Bell, highlighting the range and depth of each artist's practice beyond the artistic movements they are each associated with. Featuring iconic installations a... (more...)
If You Liked HAMILTON, You'll Like Xiomaro's Exhibit At Women's Rights National Historical Park If You Liked HAMILTON, You'll Like Xiomaro's Exhibit At Women's Rights National Historical Park
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2018

Ask the average person to name an important woman of the American Revolution and they might think of Betsy Ross, believed to have made the first American flag for George Washington. A fine art photographic exhibit opening on July 1 at Women's Rights National Historical Park seeks to introduce a new ... (more...)
Member Exhibition Featuring Elaine Denton  to Open at the Art Center Member Exhibition Featuring Elaine Denton to Open at the Art Center
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2018

Opening on Saturday, June 23, 2018, the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey will present a new show in our member exhibition series, highlighting the work of Livingston, New Jersey artist, Elaine Denton. Selected by the Art Center's Membership Committee, this show will be on view in Ann's Place Gallery... (more...)
Seattle Art Fair Artistic Director Nato Thompson Brings Robots, Giant Puppets, And A Satellite To Fourth Edition Seattle Art Fair Artistic Director Nato Thompson Brings Robots, Giant Puppets, And A Satellite To Fourth Edition
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2018

The Seattle Art Fair, presented by AIG, is proud to announce this year's on-site programming, curated by the fair's Artistic Director, Nato Thompson. From August 2-5, the Seattle Art Fair will host daily talks, special projects, and performances, in addition to the over 100 participating galleries f... (more...)
Artadia Announces The 2018 Houston Artadia Awardees And Chicago Finalists Artadia Announces The 2018 Houston Artadia Awardees And Chicago Finalists
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2018

Artadia announces the Awardees for the 2018 Houston Artadia Awards: Francis Almendarez and Dana Frankfort. As the 2018 Houston Artadia Awardees, Almendarez and Frankfort will receive $10,000 in unrestricted funds as well as access to the ongoing benefits of the Artadia Awards program.... (more...)
The Drawing Center Presents a Screening of Ellen Berkenblit's LINES ROAR The Drawing Center Presents a Screening of Ellen Berkenblit's LINES ROAR
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2018

Come to a screening of Ellen Berkenblit's first film Lines Roar (2018) with a live score by Zeena Parkins.... (more...)
Exhibition on Fibre Art Set to Open in Gallery Exhibition on Fibre Art Set to Open in Gallery
by BWW News Desk - June 18, 2018

At first glance, you see a complex image of a natural scene. Is it an oil painting, acrylic or watercolour? On closer examination the viewer is surprised to find that every element of the extraordinary piece is made up of strands of colourful wool yarn.... (more...)
57th Street: America's Artistic Legacy, Part I to Be Shown At Cavalier Gallery 57th Street: America's Artistic Legacy, Part I to Be Shown At Cavalier Gallery
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2018

Cavalier Gallery is pleased to present the first in a series of exhibitions dedicated to the legacy of the 57th Street gallery district in New York City. These exhibitions strive to celebrate and build on the illustrious history of 57th Street, featuring artists whose contributions have cemented the... (more...)
Shechter Underground Comes to Somerset House On August Bank Holiday Weekend Shechter Underground Comes to Somerset House On August Bank Holiday Weekend
by BWW News Desk - June 14, 2018

This summer, for three nights only, internationally celebrated choreographer and Somerset House resident Hofesh Shechter Company will present Shechter Underground, welcoming its extraordinarily talented young dancers to perform a site-responsive show that will lead audiences through the atmospheric ... (more...)
Kurt Cobain's Personal Items To Go On Show In Ireland At The Museum Of Style Icons Newbridge Kurt Cobain's Personal Items To Go On Show In Ireland At The Museum Of Style Icons Newbridge
by BWW News Desk - June 14, 2018

A friendship between William Doyle, owner of the Museum of Style Icons in Newbridge, Ireland and Kurt Cobain's mother, sisters and daughter will bring to Ireland never exhibited intimate items of the rock legend's life. The Exhibition opens on July 19th and runs till September 30th in Newbridge, Ire... (more...)
WWI Exhibit Announced at Ft Caspar WWI Exhibit Announced at Ft Caspar
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2018

Fort Caspar Museum is hosting an exhibit from the American Heritage Center in Laramie entitled "Home Front on the Frontier: Wyoming During World War I."  It will be on view through September 9, 2018.... (more...)
United Photo Industries Announces Photographers Selected For 7th Annual Edition Of The FENCE United Photo Industries Announces Photographers Selected For 7th Annual Edition Of The FENCE
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2018

United Photo Industries Announces Photographers Selected For The Fence, A 1,250 Foot-long, Outdoor Photo Installation, Which Returns To Brooklyn Bridge Park June 20 And Will Be Exhibited In  8 Cities Across North America.... (more...)
One-Woman Art Galley Show 'Sacred Resistance' to Open at The Braid in Santa Monica One-Woman Art Galley Show 'Sacred Resistance' to Open at The Braid in Santa Monica
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2018

Can art give us the ability to “flip the switch” in troubled times and use our own powers to advance human rights and dignity? Laurie Katz Yehia's art says “yes” and The Gallery@The Braid, home of Jewish Women's Theatre (JWT) in Santa Monica, will show us how in its first ever one-woman installation... (more...)
CelebrateHer: Visual And Aural Portraits Of 12 Remarkable Women CelebrateHer: Visual And Aural Portraits Of 12 Remarkable Women
by BWW News Desk - June 12, 2018

On June 22 and 23 at Morrice Hall on the McGill Campus, visual artist and feminist Aquil Virani will collaborate with independent theatre company, Imago Theatre to bring you CelebrateHer; an art installation honouring 12 remarkable women who were publicly nominated for their everyday acts of inspira... (more...)
Art Exhibition Inspired by Little Rock Nine 'LR9: 1957' Now Open at The Gallery at The Sheen Center Art Exhibition Inspired by Little Rock Nine 'LR9: 1957' Now Open at The Gallery at The Sheen Center
by BWW News Desk - June 12, 2018

The Gallery at The Sheen Center (18 Bleecker Street, NYC) presents 'LR9: 1957,' a multimedia group exhibition inspired by the Little Rock Nine. Curated by Ajamu Kojo, the exhibition includes oil painting, collage, sculture, found-object art and projected film works by artists including Patrick Earl ... (more...)
Frist Art Museum Presents 'Image Building: How Photography Transforms Architecture' Frist Art Museum Presents 'Image Building: How Photography Transforms Architecture'
by BWW News Desk - June 12, 2018

The Frist Art Museum presents Image Building: How Photography Transforms Architecture, an exhibition that examines the complex and dynamic interactions among spectators, images, buildings, and time through the lens of architectural photography in America and Europe from the 1930s to the present. On ... (more...)
Maori Women Give Voice To Their Stories In New Online Exhibition Maori Women Give Voice To Their Stories In New Online Exhibition
by BWW News Desk - June 11, 2018

Ng? Taonga Sound & Vision has announced the launch of Maioha - Te Reo o te M?reikura, an exhibition that profiles an important collection of radio interviews with M?ori women, originally broadcast in 1993. The interviews were the result of a project instigated by the Waiatarau Branch of Te R?p? W?hi... (more...)
Creative Time Announces Special Performances, Talks, And Workshops At Art Basel Creative Time Announces Special Performances, Talks, And Workshops At Art Basel
by BWW News Desk - June 11, 2018

Creative Time is pleased to announce the programming schedule for Basilea, the organization's first international public art project, commissioned by Art Basel. The talks and workshops will be free and open to the public on the Messeplatz starting today, Monday, June 11, and running through Sunday, ... (more...)
Kids Program Announced At Ft Caspar Today Kids Program Announced At Ft Caspar Today
by BWW News Desk - June 09, 2018

Join us for Fort Caspar Museum's monthly Fremont's Story & Craft Hour today, June 9th at 1:00 pm.  First we will read a children's book aloud, then participants may make an art project inspired by the story. ... (more...)
America's Most Famous Lost Automotive Art May Soon Be On The Road Again America's Most Famous Lost Automotive Art May Soon Be On The Road Again
by BWW News Desk - June 08, 2018

A documentary producer is teaming up with a Baltimore artist in an attempt to recover a priceless Volkswagen Bus, a lost piece of Woodstock history, in the lead-up up to the festival's 50th anniversary. The Woodstock Bus project was announced today by Arcadia Content.... (more...)
Photo Coverage: The Chashama Gala Honors Tony Bechara Photo Coverage: The Chashama Gala Honors Tony Bechara
by Leah Lane - June 08, 2018

It was my honor to join the Chashama Board and host the Chashama Art Party this year. Chashama is known for their outrageous annual gala and art party, and this year was no disappointment. The Gala presented over 150 artists in an immersive labyrinth of installations and performances on June 7th. Hi... (more...)
In Honor Of World Refugee Day National Hellenic Museum Unveils Newest Exhibition In June In Honor Of World Refugee Day National Hellenic Museum Unveils Newest Exhibition In June
by BWW News Desk - June 07, 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...)
Archives Of American Art Announces Major Promised Gift From The Roy Lichtenstein Foundation Archives Of American Art Announces Major Promised Gift From The Roy Lichtenstein Foundation
by BWW News Desk - June 06, 2018

The Smithsonian's Archives of American Art announced that it is the beneficiary of a major promised gift from the Roy Lichtenstein Foundation: the expansive Roy Lichtenstein Foundation records and Roy Lichtenstein papers comprising over 500 linear feet. The gift constitutes the most complete researc... (more...)