Philip Johnson and Alfred Barr, Lake Maggiore, Switzerland, April 1933.  ©The Museum of Modern Art/Licensed by SCALA/Art Resource, New York

Partners In Design: Alfred H. Barr Jr. and Philip Johnson Examines The Establishment of Modernism in North America

  • Davis Museum
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  • September 28, 2016

The Davis Museum at Wellesley College presents Partners in Design: Alfred H. Barr Jr. and Philip Johnson, the first exhibition to explore a pivotal development in the evolution of American design: ...

Entry foyer, Far Hills New Jersey residence

Redefining the Estate Sale in the Internet Age, iGavel Auctions Announces Its Inaugural Interiors Online Sales

  • September 14, 2016

iGavel Auctions is proud to announce its newest offshoot: iGavel Interiors, which fulfills a whole new role in real estate transactions. For the homeowner looking to sell, iGavel Interiors sells ...

TheUnseen: Lauren Bowker; Jacket, from the AIR collection, 2014; Leather, wind-reactive ink.  Photo by Jonny Lee Photography © TheUnseen.

San Jose Museum Of Art To Host Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum’s Triennial

  • San Jose Museum of Art
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  • September 9, 2016

San Jose Museum Of Art To Host Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum’s Triennial SJMA is the only West Coast venue for Beauty—Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial, October 8, 2016 - ...

Pianist Vicki Chow will perform Tristan Perich’s "Surface Image" on September 30, 12:30 p.m., West Garden Court to celebrate the reopening of East Building galleries.

Celebrate the Re-opening of the National Gallery of Art East Building Galleries with an Array of Free Public Programs and Evening Hours

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • September 7, 2016

Washington, DC—On September 30, 2016, the National Gallery of Art will reopen of the East Building galleries and celebrate with an array of free public programs, including special events, live ...

Table with phoenix, crane, and peach motif, 1800–1900.  Korea, Joseon dynasty (1392–1910) Lacquered wood with inlaid mother-of-pearl by Unknown.  On view in "Mother-of-Pearl Lacquerware from Korea" at the Asian Art Museum.

Second Edition of Asia Week San Francisco Bay Area Opens With Rich Offerings on Sept. 30

  • August 31, 2016

Asia Week San Francisco Bay Area has announced the program schedule for the second annual edition of the West Coast’s first, major region wide event celebrating Asian art - taking place September ...

Tashilhunpo Monastery from the south; Gobonjab Tsybikoff; Tibet; 1900-1901; Reproduction print of original black and white album photograph; From the American Geographical Society Library, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries; Digital Photo Archive, PC 40C 38

Vicariously visit Tibet’s rarely-seen sacred sites in Rubin Museum exhibition this fall

  • August 25, 2016

In New York this fall, Rubin Museum of Art visitors will experience Tibet’s most renowned architectural sites through historical and contemporary eyes in the exhibition “Monumental Lhasa: Fortress, ...

Wallace Nutting, Decked As A Bride, 1910

‘Wallace Nutting: Preservation Pioneer’ Exhibition is a Centennial Celebration at the Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum

  • August 21, 2016

Among the “ten commandments” Wallace Nutting distributed to workers building his line of furniture was the decree: ‘Let nothing leave your hands until you are proud of the work.” Nutting’s ...

National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington.

Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture To Open After 100 Years in the Making

  • August 17, 2016

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) will open on the National Mall Sept. 24, but the effort to build the museum began more than 100 years ago. The ...

Frank Gehry, Maquette du bâtiment-ressource, Campus LUMA Arles

Frank Gehry-Designed Building at €100m Luma Arles Art Center Under Construction

  • August 16, 2016

In southern France, LUMA Arles is a new experimental contemporary art center that brings together artists, researchers, and creators from every field to collaborate on multi-disciplinary works and ...

“Follies, Function & Form: Imagining Olana’s Summer House”

21 Architects Imagine Designs For Frederic Edwin Church's "Summer House"

  • August 4, 2016

David McAlpin, a principal at Fradkin & McAlpin Architects, is among a group of 21 noted architects and landscape architects, including Steven Holl, Laurie D. Olin, Peter Pennoyer and Diana ...

JEFF ARNAL APPOINTED EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF BLACK MOUNTAIN COLLEGE MUSEUM + ARTS CENTER

  • Bow Bridge Communications, LLC
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  • July 21, 2016

Asheville, NC….Jeff Arnal has been appointed Executive Director of Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center (BMCM+AC) it was announced by BMCM+AC Co-Chairs Brian Butler, PhD, and Don Carson ...

'Wunderkammer II', 1998.  Etching and aquatint, 10 x 21 inches.

'Erik Desmazières: Imaginary Places' on exhibit at Childs Gallery

  • July 14, 2016

Erik Desmazières’ prints and drawings are fascinating explorations of places both real and unreal. In the artist’s hand, cities, battles, libraries, and various curiosities are all rendered with ...

Catie Newell, Nightly Series, 2015.  Courtesy of the artist.

UMMA EXHIBITION OF NEW WORK BY CATIE NEWELL EXPLORES DETROIT AT NIGHT

  • June 16, 2016

An exhibition of recent photography by Detroit-based architect and artist Catie Newell is on view at the University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA) through November 6, 2016. Organized by UMMA and ...

Lot 88: Artus Van Briggle; Rookwood Vase, Sold for: $187,500

Van Briggle/Rookwood Vase Sells for $187,500; Paul Evans Sculpture Front Cabinet Sells for $175,000 in Rago's $4.6 Million 20th Century Design Auctions, June 4-5

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • June 8, 2016

VAN BRIGGLE/ROOKWOOD VASE SELLS FOR $187,500; PAUL EVANS SCULPTURE FRONT CABINET SELLS FOR $175,000 IN RAGO’S $4.6 MILLION 20TH CENTURY DESIGN AUCTIONS, JUNE 4-5. Lambertville, NJ: Rago Arts ...

Spring Place

Spring Place: The new home of the global creative community opens in New York

  • June 2, 2016

Spring Place - an innovative new collaborative workspace and social membership club alongside New York’s creative hub Spring Studios, opened on June 1st 2016. A unique social and professional ...