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Met Exhibition to Offer Insights into Early Byzantine Life Met Exhibition to Offer Insights into Early Byzantine Life
by BWW News Desk - September 15, 2017

In 1908, The Metropolitan Museum of Art began to excavate late-antique sites in the Kharga Oasis, located in Egypt's Western Desert.... (more...)
Richard Billingham Landscape Exhibit Comes to Anthony Reynolds Gallery Richard Billingham Landscape Exhibit Comes to Anthony Reynolds Gallery
by BWW News Desk - September 12, 2017

The name Richard Billingham is forever associated with the extraordinary series of photographs of his own family which he took for a period of a few years, from 1990.... (more...)
Photo Ceramics by Xiomaro on Exhibit at Weir Farm National Historic Site Photo Ceramics by Xiomaro on Exhibit at Weir Farm National Historic Site
by BWW News Desk - September 10, 2017

Connecticut's Weir Farm National Historic Site presents the debut exhibition 'Photo Ceramics by Xiomáro: An Homage to J. Alden Weir and the Tile Club,' a collection of photographs fused on black ceramic tiles by the park's Visiting Artist, Xiomáro. The collection of 22 photo ceramics will be on view... (more...)
Art Gallery Tours New York Announces Lower East Side Walking Tour, 9/16 Art Gallery Tours New York Announces Lower East Side Walking Tour, 9/16
by BWW News Desk - September 05, 2017

'Art Gallery Tours New York' announces a Lower East Side art gallery walking tour for Saturday, Sept. 16 at 1:00 PM.... (more...)
Robert Longo's American Bridge Project Launches Friday Robert Longo's American Bridge Project Launches Friday
by BWW News Desk - August 31, 2017

The Hunter College Art Galleries and Department of Art & Art History are pleased to present a site-specific, monumental, political work by the legendary conceptual artist Robert Longo that will comprise his largest public artwork to date.... (more...)
Lehmann Maupin Announces Gilbert & George's THE BEARD PICTURES Exhibit Lehmann Maupin Announces Gilbert & George's THE BEARD PICTURES Exhibit
by BWW News Desk - August 30, 2017

Lehmann Maupin is pleased to announce THE BEARD PICTURES, an expansive solo exhibition of recent pictures by Gilbert & George.... (more...)
Fall 2017-Spring 2018 Exhibitions Announced for The Jewish Museum Fall 2017-Spring 2018 Exhibitions Announced for The Jewish Museum
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2017

The Jewish Museum's upcoming schedule includes a diverse array of exhibitions. This fall the Museum will present an exhibition that focuses on Amedeo Modigliani's early work, as well as the first comprehensive exhibition in the United States drawn from The Israel Museum's world-renowned collection o... (more...)
Cynthia-Reeves Announces Thomas Jackso Artist Reception Cynthia-Reeves Announces Thomas Jackso Artist Reception
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2017

CYNTHIA-REEVES presents an exhibition of prints and a site-specific installation by Thomas Jackson from August 26th through October 7th. As part of the gallery's new programming initiative, the artist will work on-site from August 22nd - 25th to create a final iteration of a work in process.... (more...)
British Museum Presents New Exhibit 'The Business of Prints' British Museum Presents New Exhibit 'The Business of Prints'
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2017

The British Museum has one of the greatest collections of prints in the world, and holds the UK's national collection. The majority of this collection, which totals more than two million prints, was made in the years before the invention of photography.... (more...)
Pop-Up Exhibition OVERTURE Opens in NYC Pop-Up Exhibition OVERTURE Opens in NYC
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2017

Drawn from the Borusan Contemporary Art Collection in Istanbul, Turkey, an exhibition of recent media arts acquisitions will be on view in a temporary space at 208 Bowery in New York City, October 12 - November 4, 2017. Overture: Recent Acquisitions from the Borusan Contemporary Art Collection featu... (more...)
NADA Announces Max Warsh as Associate Program Director NADA Announces Max Warsh as Associate Program Director
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2017

The New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA) welcomes Max Warsh as Associate Program Director starting today, May 1. The appointment reflects NADA's commitment to supporting its members year-round.... (more...)
National Portrait Gallery Announces 10th Anniversary TAYLOR WESSING PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAIT PRIZE Call for Entries National Portrait Gallery Announces 10th Anniversary TAYLOR WESSING PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAIT PRIZE Call for Entries
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

For the first time in its history the National Portrait Gallery's annual competition the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize is to permit digital entries for its first round of judging, it was announced today, Friday 28 April 2017.... (more...)
Hunter College Art Galleries Announce HOMECOMING Hunter College Art Galleries Announce HOMECOMING
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

Hunter College Art Galleries are pleased to announce Homecoming, an exhibition of four Hunter Studio Art MFA alumni: Katherine Behar (MFA 2009), Oliver Herring (MFA 1991), Julia Jacquette (MFA 1992) and Yashua Klos (MFA 2009).... (more...)
Digital Product Studio and Sue Bryce Education Announce 'Portrait Masters Conference' in Palm Springs, 9/10 Digital Product Studio and Sue Bryce Education Announce 'Portrait Masters Conference' in Palm Springs, 9/10
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

Digital Product Studio and Sue Bryce Education have announced the first 'Portrait Masters Conference' to be held at the Miramonte Hotel & Spa in Palm Desert, CA. from September 10-12, 2017. Hosted by renowned portrait photographer and educator Sue Bryce, the two-day conference will be conducted by s... (more...)
HG Contemporary Presents Laura Kimpton Solo Exhibition HG Contemporary Presents Laura Kimpton Solo Exhibition
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

HG Contemporary is pleased to present a solo exhibition by multimedia artist Laura Kimpton May 4 through May 26, 2017. “If WORDS could SPEAK,” the title of the exhibition, considers the multivalent interpretations of words in text, speech, and sculpture, as they gain increasing importance through te... (more...)
MoMA Presents 'Robert Rauschenberg: Among Friends' MoMA Presents 'Robert Rauschenberg: Among Friends'
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2017

Robert Rauschenberg: Among Friends, a retrospective spanning the six-decade career of this defining figure of contemporary art, will be on view at The Museum of Modern Art from May 21 through September 17, 2017. Organized in collaboration with Tate Modern in London, this exhibition brings together o... (more...)
JUDITH BARRY at Mary Boone Gallery JUDITH BARRY at Mary Boone Gallery
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2017

On 6 May 2017, Mary Boone Gallery will open at its Chelsea location imagination, dead imagine, an installation with sound and video projection by JUDITH BARRY. The exhibition is curated by Piper Marshall.... (more...)
A-RTS at Rockville Town Square Brings Top U.S. Artists to DC, 5/6 A-RTS at Rockville Town Square Brings Top U.S. Artists to DC, 5/6
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2017

The Fifth Annual A-RTS at Rockville Town Square Fine Art Festival, one of the region's premier events, will showcase the work of 160 nationally recognized artists from around the United States in a spectacular outdoor gallery. The event takes place on Saturday and Sunday, May 6 and 7, 2017. Hours ar... (more...)
MAD Considers Fashion Beyond Clothing In New Exhibition MAD Considers Fashion Beyond Clothing In New Exhibition
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

This spring, the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) presents fashion after Fashion, an exhibition that seeks to redefine the term "Fashion" by presenting the work of six designer teams who are thinking-and making us think-about fashion anew.... (more...)
Entries Now Open For The 2017 New Cosmos of Photography 2017 Photo Competition Entries Now Open For The 2017 New Cosmos of Photography 2017 Photo Competition
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

MELVILLE, N.Y., April 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, is excited to announce today that its parent company, Canon Inc., has opened the worldwide submission entry period for its 2017 New Cosmos of Photography (40th edition) photo competition. This year... (more...)
Lehmann Maupin Announces Booth For Frieze New York 2017 Lehmann Maupin Announces Booth For Frieze New York 2017
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2017

For this year's edition of Frieze New York, Lehmann Maupin (Booth C12) will present a thematic booth featuring the work of female, Californian artists Mary Corse, Liza Lou, and Catherine Opie. Spanning two generations, these artists all utilize the language of minimalism to explore color, form, land... (more...)
Artist Yunique A. Saafir and Curator Corinne Werder Collaborate for My Body: Not for Consumption Artist Yunique A. Saafir and Curator Corinne Werder Collaborate for My Body: Not for Consumption
by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2017

Artist Yunique A. Saafir and curator Corinne Werder are collaborating for My Body: Not for Consumption to provide a counter narrative from the dominate normalization of sexual violence.... (more...)
Art Miami Presents ART NEW YORK and CONTEXT NEW YORK, 5/3 Art Miami Presents ART NEW YORK and CONTEXT NEW YORK, 5/3
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2017

Art Miami, the leading producer of international contemporary and modern art fairs, will present the third edition ofArt New York and the second edition of CONTEXT New York at Pier 94, opening Wednesday, May 3, and continuing through Sunday, May 7, to kick off New York Art Week.... (more...)
Photographer Anne Barlinckhoff's 'Strength Africa' Solo Exhibition Launches at the Quin Photographer Anne Barlinckhoff's 'Strength Africa' Solo Exhibition Launches at the Quin
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2017

NEW YORK, NY - The Quin, located at 57th Street and Sixth Avenue, welcomes the inspiring Dutch photographer Anne Barlinckhoff on April 20th for the launch of her solo exhibition 'Strength Africa,' co-curated by DK Johnston and Hyland Mather. Barlinckhoff displays both a remarkable eye for detail and... (more...)
National Portrait Gallery Acquires DEATH MASK By Tracey Emin National Portrait Gallery Acquires DEATH MASK By Tracey Emin
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2017

The National Portrait Gallery has acquired Death Mask by artist Tracey Emin, it was announced today, Thursday 13 April 2017. The portrait has been purchased for £67, 500 with a contribution of £30,000 from the Art Fund, and further support from White Cube and the artist.... (more...)