V&A Dundee

V&A Dundee Debuts With a Restored Charles Rennie Mackintosh Oak Room

  • September 16, 2018

V&A Dundee opened its doors for the first time to the public on Saturday, September 15. Its beautiful, light-filled interiors designed by acclaimed Japanese architect Kengo Kuma have been ...

Wallace Neff (1895-1982), architect, Airform concept rendering for Manuel Reachi, Mexico, ca.  1945, Gouache on board, 10 5/8 x 17 5/8 inches.  © Courtesy of Mr.  Arthur M.  McNally Neff, on behalf of Wallace Neff, 2018.  The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens.

Fall Exhibition to Explore L.A.’s Extraordinary Architectural Past

  • September 12, 2018

Documenting one of the most creative and influential periods in Southern California architecture, The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens this fall presents “Architects of a ...

Rachel Whiteread, Ghost, Ghost II, 2009, polyurethane (fourteen parts), Agnes Gund Collection.  © Rachel Whiteread 2018.  Photo: © Tate (Joe Humphrys)

First Comprehensive Survey of Rachel Whiteread's Work Makes American Debut at National Gallery of Art, Washington

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • July 20, 2018

Washington, DC—For the past 30 years, acclaimed British artist Rachel Whiteread (b. 1963) has created a body of work that is wide-ranging in scale and medium, yet consistent in its process of ...

Visitors enjoy the East Building Roof Terrace during a recent Evenings at the Edge program.  National Gallery of Art, Washington

Free After-Hours Evenings at the Edge Program Returns on September 13 for Six Thursdays in Fall and Spring

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • July 20, 2018

Washington, DC–Beginning Thursday, September 13, the National Gallery of Art will once again welcome visitors for live music and dance performances, hands-on art-making, and other activities ...

U.S. Architecture Pavilion at Venice Biennale Explores Our Common Humanity in 'Dimensions of Citizenship'

  • June 21, 2018

For the 16th International Architecture Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia, the U.S. Pavilion, commissioned by the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) and The University ...

Rendering for Orange County Museum of Art (OCMA)

Orange County Museum of Art Unveils Thom Mayne Design for New Building

  • May 31, 2018

Craig Wells, President of the Board of Trustees, and Todd D. Smith, Director & CEO, of the Orange County Museum of Art (OCMA), on Thursday unveiled the design for the museum’s new building at ...

Roger Hayward (1899-1979), Los Angeles Stock Exchange, façade, ca.  1929, Samuel E.  Lunden, architect, John & Donald Parkinson, consulting architects, Gouache on board, 39 x 25 1/2 inches.  © Courtesy of Dr.  James and Mrs.  Miriam Kramer, 2018.  The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens.

Fall Exhibition to Explore Extraordinary Architectural Past of L.A.

  • May 09, 2018

Documenting one of the most creative and influential periods in Southern California architecture, The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens this fall presents “Architects of a ...

Chapel of the Crucifix, San Miniato al Monte, Florence, Italy

San Miniato Basilica Celebrates 1000th Anniversary with Restoration of 15th c. Chapel

  • May 03, 2018

The basilica of San Miniato al Monte, a Romanesque masterpiece established a thousand years ago as a basilica by Bishop Ildebrando, celebrates its millennial anniversary with the meticulous ...

David Hockney, Celia Observing

HOCKNEY, CLOSE & KATZ: CONTEMPORARY MASTERS OF PORTRAITURE AT CLARKE’S APRIL 22ND AUCTION

  • April 12, 2018

Clarke’s April 22nd auction is highlighted by a single owner collection of contemporary prints and paintings by such renowned artists as Jim Dine, David Hockney, Alex Katz, Chuck Close and Robert ...

The front entrance of the Chrysler Museum of Art as seen from The Hague Inlet.

Chrysler Museum Planning 2019 Jefferson/Palladio Exhibition

  • April 09, 2018

The Chrysler Museum of Art has been awarded a $40,000 Art Works planning grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). The grant will support the upcoming exhibition Jefferson and Palladio: ...

110 East 76th Street

$51m NYC Mansion Gets Top Designers' Touch for Kips Bay Decorator Show House

  • April 05, 2018

Internationally-recognized Kips Bay Decorator Show House, hosted by premier youth organization Kips Bay Boy & Girls Club, lands in the Upper East Side and claims 110 East 76th Street as its ...

Casein paint, ink and pencil on board by Ludwig Bemelmans (Fr./Am., 1898-1962), titled Palma de Mallorca Street Scene, signed and dated 1956 (est.  $6,000-$9,000).

Spanish street scene by Ludwig Bemelmans (Fr./Am., 1898-1962) will headline Bruneau & Co.'s April 14th auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • April 04, 2018

CRANSTON, R.I. – A wonderful selection of exterior architectural antiques and fine artworks that include a Spanish street scene by Ludwig Bemelmans (Fr./Am., 1898-1962), will headline Bruneau & ...

Lorie Novak Doorway Shadows, n.d.  Color photograph Gift of Arthur J.  Goodwin

SJMA Explores the House in Contemporary Art in The House Imaginary

  • San Jose Museum of Art
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  • April 03, 2018

In a new exhibition at the San José Museum of Art, artists use the idea of the single-family house to explore memory, identity, and belonging. The House Imaginary, on view April 20, 2018, through ...

Bauhaus Dessau ©Bauhaus Dessau Foundation, Photograph: Yvonne Tenschert, 2011

Getty Foundation's Keeping It Modern Grant Preserves Architectural Heritage Worldwide

  • March 26, 2018

The Getty Foundation last year gave $1.66 million in architectural conservation grants to twelve significant 20th century buildings as part of its Keeping It Modern initiative. Among 2017’s most ...

Come One, Come All, to the World's Fair!

  • March 29, 2018

Once again, Gray’s auctioneers is proud to host a wide variety of memorabilia and collectibles from the historic World’s Fair exhibitions, with another slew of souvenirs and curiosities from the ...