Gustave Caillebotte: Le Pont de l’Europe, 1876; oil on canvas; 49 x 71 in.; collection of the Association des Amis du Petit Palais, Geneva.  © Rheinisches Bildarchiv Köln, Michael Albers.

BAMPFA’s New Building, Designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro, Opens With Inaugural Exhibition, Architecture of Life

  • February 1, 2016

The University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA) opened its new building to the public on Sunday, January 31, 2016; the first day of regular programming is ...

Versailles gardens view from "Pareterre d'eau

Olafur Eliasson Named Guest Artist at Palace of Versailles This Summer

  • January 28, 2016

The work of internationally acclaimed visual artist Olafur Eliasson (IS/DK, 1967) investigates perception, movement, embodied experience, and feelings of self. He is best known for striking ...

Jong Oh Exhibit Extended at MARC STRAUS Gallery Until February 26, 2016 | Reception + Artist Talk on Sunday, February 7, 2016, 3–7PM

  • Susan Grant Lewin Associates
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  • January 26, 2016

The Jong Oh exhibition, currently on view at Marc Straus Gallery, has been extended until February 26, 2016.  A reception and artist talk will be held on Sunday, February 7 from 3-7 pm. Jong Oh, ...

Cathryn M. Cootner, Emerita Textile Curator at the de Young to Present “Top Picks” Tours at The San Francisco Tribal & Textile Art Show February 18-21, 2016

  • San Francisco Tribal & Textile Arts Show
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  • January 28, 2016

Cathryn Cootner, former textiles department curator at the de Young Museum will present ‘Top Picks’ Tours on Thursday, February 18th at 4pm and Friday, February 19th at 9am, at The San Francisco ...

Copper and Glass Necklace (Shitoki) Edo/Meiji period c1860-1880

Utari: Ainu, Aboriginal Peoples of Japan Showcase selected from the Joseph G. Gerena Collection and Exhibited by Patrick Mestdagh and Marjorie Levin at The San Francisco Tribal & Textile Art Show February 18-21, 2016

  • San Francisco Tribal & Textile Arts Show
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  • January 25, 2016

The Ainu are an indigenous group of peoples from the Hokkaido region of Japan and the Sakhalin and Kuril Islands of Russia. Ethnically, they share a common ancestry with Amerindians, Tibetans and ...

The Way of Modern Man Installation and Performance Piece by Jana Cruder Explores Smartphone Culture and Human Physiology

  • January 25, 2016

The Way of Modern Man installation and performance piece by Jana Cruder is a multi-faceted exploration into the interconnectedness between technology, communication, physiology and the human ...

Ingrid Mwangi Robert Hutter, Collective Desires video installation

Africa Contemporary–A Curatorial Project: Continental Shift Year One in a Three Year Journey Exploring Contemporary Art Across a Vast Continent at the LA Art Show

  • LA Art Show
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  • January 25, 2016

Top Emerging Artists Ingrid Mwangi Robert Hutter, Magema Michele, Mostapha Romli, Joana Choumali, Mouna Jemal Siala & Abdelmalek Berhiss The LA Art Show is embarking on a three-year ...

PULITZER ARTS FOUNDATION AND SAM FOX SCHOOL ANNOUNCE FINALISTS FOR PXSTL, COMMUNITY-BASED DESIGN-BUILD COMMISSION

  • January 15, 2016

Pulitzer Arts Foundation and the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts at Washington University in St. Louis today announced the finalists in the second iteration of PXSTL, a competition for a ...

Artist rendering of the north façade of expanded Hood Museum of Art.  (Image courtesy of Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects)

Hood Museum of Art Readies $50 Million Expansion Plan

  • January 12, 2016

Plans for a $50 million expansion and renovation of the Hood Museum of Art at Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH, have been unveiled. National Medal of the Arts-winning architects Tod Williams and ...

 Talking Heads acrylic, fiberglass, LED lighting 5 ft.  x 6 ft.

US Artist JEFRË Creates Permanent Installation in Manila for One of Southeast Asia's Largest Property Developers

  • December 15, 2015

JEFRË (Jefrë Manuel Figueras) has just created Talking Heads, a permanent installation featuring six large sculptures in the lobby of SM Prime’s Five Ecom Center Building in Manila, The ...

"The Beacon"

Florida-based public artist, JEFRË and New York-based Michael Counts and 3-Legged Dog create The Beacon, an art installation for Orlando community, Lake Nona

  • December 14, 2015

Florida-based public artist, JEFRË and New York-based Michael Counts and 3-Legged Dog create The Beacon, an art installation for Orlando community, Lake Nona The multimedia installations will ...

Gifts Made to Mount Vernon's Preservation by December 31, 2015, Will Be Tripled through KBW Challenge

Mount Vernon Launches Campaign to Raise Funds for Historic Preservation

  • December 10, 2015

As the clock winds down on 2016, the Mount Vernon Ladies’ Association has announced a new matching gift opportunity to support its efforts to preserve George Washington’s home to its 1799 ...

Jay Zukerkorn, Parallel (2015).

Michael J. Fox Foundation Benefit Exhibition to Take Place at Waterhouse & Dodd

  • December 3, 2015

Works in the exhibition are available for viewing online   Waterhouse & Dodd of Madison Avenue is pleased to present an exhibition benefitting the Michael J. Fox Foundation, which has ...

NOGUCHI MUSEUM TO HONOR TADAO ANDO & ELYN ZIMMERMAN WITH 2016 ISAMU NOGUCHI AWARD

  • December 3, 2015

The Noguchi Museum is pleased to announce architect Tadao Ando and artist Elyn Zimmerman as recipients of the third annual Isamu Noguchi Award, given to recognize individuals who share Noguchi’s ...

Our Mothers’ House: Cultural Preservation and the Empowerment of Women Artists in Southern Saudi Arabia at the UN.

Cultural Preservation, Women Artists in Saudi Arabia Focus of Exhibition at United Nations

  • November 11, 2015

Launching on November 20, 2015, this multi-faceted program aims to highlight the urgent issue of cultural heritage preservation and the empowerment of women artists in Saudi Arabia’s Southern Asir ...