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5th Annual "Seasons" Online Art Competition

5th Annual “Seasons” Art Exhibition Now Online Ready to View

Released: September 2, 2016

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery is pleased to announce that its September 2016 art exhibition, the 5th Annual “Seasons” Art Exhibition is now posted on their website and can be viewed online.  The theme for this art exhibition is Seasons art and artists were asked to submit their best abstract or representational art for this competition. An international competition was held in August 2016 which determined the art for this exhibition. The gallery received submissions from 18 different countries and also received entries from 28 different states. Overall, 366 entries were judge...


Minute Man National Historical Park, c.  2016 by Patrice Todisco.

Fruitlands Museum opens two new exhibitions honoring 100th Anniversary of National Park Service & Native American History

Released: August 30, 2016

(HARVARD, Mass.) –  Fruitlands Museum presents two new exhibitions opening at the Art Museum on Friday, September 2.  Find Your Park: National Parks in New England is a large-format photography exhibition that will celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service and explore the cultural, historical, and natural wonders of the national parks in New England. In Finding Metacom, New England Artists Duane Slick & Martin Smick will exhibit new paintings and other work inspired by the Fruitlands Museum Native American Collection. ABOUT THE EXHIBITIONS FIND YOUR PARK: NATIONA...


“Present Moments” by Ivan Castillo Lagrange

“At Home with Art” Showcase and Artist Encounter Opens Friday, September 2nd at the Miami Home Show

Released: August 30, 2016

The #AtHomewithArt showcase and Artist Encounter opens Friday, September 2nd at the Miami Home Design and Remodeling Show located in the Miami Beach Convention Center. Stop by the feature area and meet 23 South Florida artists and representatives from three non-profit arts organizations: Little Haiti Mural Project, Haitian Cultural Arts Alliance (HCAA)/Iris Photo Collective, and Viernes Culturales/Little Havana Art District.   The “At Home with Art” Ambassador Artists are chosen through a submission process based not only on professional work, but also their efforts to stimulate the co...


ave Heath, Canadian (born United States, 1931-2016).  Kansas City, Kansas, 1967.  Gelatin silver print (printed 1968), 7 3/8 x 10 3/4 inches.  The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri, Gift of the Hall Family Foundation, 2011.67.23.

Groundbreaking Dave Heath Exhibition to Open at Nelson-Atkins

Released: August 28, 2016

A major exhibition showcasing the work of Dave Heath, one of the most original photographers of the last half of the 20th century, opens at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City on Nov. 19. Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath is curated by Keith F. Davis, Senior Curator, Photography, who wrote a widely acclaimed catalogue of the same title to accompany the exhibition. The Nelson-Atkins has the largest holding of Heath’s work in the United States, and the exhibition was entirely assembled from the museum’s collection. A smaller version of the show opened at the Phila...

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Imogen Cunningham: In Focus, September 3, 2016 – June 18, 2017, at MFA, Boston.

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Showcases Pioneering Photographer Imogen Cunningham

Released: August 25, 2016

Over the course of her seven-decade-long career, Imogen Cunningham (1883–1976) established herself as a major figure in the field of Modernism. A rare female in what was still a mostly male world, she co-founded Group f/64 with Edward Weston, Ansel Adams and other San Francisco Bay Area photographers who shared an aesthetic of sharply-focused images and natural subjects. Imogen Cunningham: In Focus, organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), showcases the photographer’s range through about 35 works, from her best-known 1920s series of large-format botanical photographs to street p...

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6th Annual "Open" Online Art Competition

Art Call - 6th Annual “Open” (No Theme) Online Art Competition

Released: August 22, 2016

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces a call for entries for the gallery’s 6th Annual “Open” (No Theme) Online Art Competition for the month of September 2016.  .  The gallery invites all 2D and 3D artists (including photographers) from around the world to make online submissions for possible inclusion in the Gallery’s October 2016 online group art exhibition.    Light Space & Time encourages entries from artists 18+ regardless of where they reside and regardless of their experience or education in the art field.  There is no theme for this art competition.   A group ex...


Solo Art Series #3 Art Exhibition

Peter Alessandria Awarded a One Month Solo Art Exhibition

Released: August 15, 2016

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery is very pleased to announce Peter Alessandria has been awarded a month-long solo art exhibition on their site.  Peter cityscape photography will be featured on the gallery’s front page and in the “Solo Art Series” section of their website. Peter Alessandria will also be promoted in press releases and throughout the gallery’s social media networks.  In addition, his art will be highlighted on their YouTube channel, in an event catalogue and with an event postcard.  At the conclusion of the solo art exhibition his artworks will continue to be avail...


2nd Annual "Colorful Abstractions" Juried Art Competition Announced by Fusion Art www.fusionartps.com

2nd Annual "Colorful Abstractions Art Competition Announced by Fusion Art

Released: August 20, 2016

Fusion Art is pleased to announce it is now accepting submissions for its 2nd Annual “Colorful Abstractions” international online juried art exhibition. For this competition artists and photographers worldwide are encouraged to share their artistic interpretation of the "Colorful Abstractions" theme by submitting their best nonobjective or nonrepresentational art. Black and white are colors that qualify for the Colorful Abstractions theme. The competition is open to artists worldwide and all artists and photographers, regardless of location or experience level, are encouraged to parti...


Tiffany Studios Wisteria Table Lamp Height: 27 inches Diameter: 18 inches American, circa 1906 Signed

HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED LAUNCH OF TEFAF NEW YORK OCTOBER 22-26, 2016 AT THE HISTORIC PARK AVENUE ARMORY

Released: August 11, 2016

Ninety four of the world's most illustrious art, antiques and design specialists will converge on New York's historic Park Avenue Armory, October 22-26, 2016, for what is the most highly anticipated art market introduction in New York City in decades. TEFAF New York Fall, a joint venture between TEFAF (The European Fine Art Foundation) and Artvest Partners, will bring TEFAF Maastricht's legendary "DNA" to the New York and with it, an unparalleled collection of museum-quality works in one place. The Opening Night for TEFAF New York will benefit The Society of Memorial Sloan Kettering in New...


Roly Poly Brownie tin litho tobacco tin, Mammy, Mayo's Cut Plug | Estimate $300-600

Lamps, Crocks, & Clocks highlighted in August 30th Hybrid Auction

Released: August 12, 2016

William Bunch Auctions is hosting their end of summer Hybrid Auction. A hybrid sale is a cross between a catalog auction and a regular biweekly sale. An array of higher-end items will be available for online bidding through Live Auctioneers and Invaluable while other lots will only be purchasable by live in-house bidders. The auction starts at 10am on Tuesday, August 30th, 2016.   The sale is freckled with an array of American decorative arts and antiques, including Victorian Gone with the Wind lamps, oil lamps, occupational shaving mugs, Roly Poly Brownie tobacco tins, WWII Propagan...


William Eggleston, Untitled, 1974 (Karen Chatham with Lesa Aldridge in Memphis, Tennessee).  © Eggleston Artistic Trust

Unseen Images By William Eggleston On View at London's National Portrait Gallery

Released: August 10, 2016

A previously unseen image of The Clash frontman Joe Strummer and a never-before exhibited portrait of the actor and photographer Dennis Hopper are on display for the first time in the National Portrait Gallery this summer.  They are included in the first museum exhibition devoted to the portraits of pioneering American photographer, William Eggleston, on view now in London. William Eggleston Portraits (21 July to 23 October) brings together over 100 works by the American photographer, renowned for his vivid, poetic and mysterious images of people in diners, petrol stations, phone booths ...

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Solo Art Series #4 Art Competition

Call for Entries – “Solo Art Series #4” Online Art Competition

Released: August 10, 2016

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces their forth “Solo Art Series” Online Art Competition.  This competition will result in a series of 4 monthly solo art exhibitions beginning on September 15, 2016 and continuing through January 14, 2017. The gallery invites online submission of all 2D and 3D art (including photography) from artists around the world for possible selection for one the Gallery’s monthly solo art exhibitions. The gallery encourages artists regardless of where they reside to submit their best representational and non-representational art to this competition...


© Pamela Littky from the book The Villa Bonita published by Kehrer Verlag

The Villa Bonita by Pamela Littky Paints Portrait of a Legendary Apartment Complex and its Residents In the Heart of Hollywood

Released: August 9, 2016

Like many apartment buildings in Hollywood, the Villa Bonita was built during the film industry's first heyday spanning the 1920s to the 1930s. Commissioned by Cecil B. DeMille, one of the founding fathers of American cinema, the iconic apartment tower provided accommodations for DeMille's vast casts and crews, including such Hollywood legends as Errol Flynn. Over the past nine decades, hundreds of aspiring actors, writers, musicians, filmmakers, directors, among other hopefuls, have taken up residence at the Villa Bonita, some just passing through, others staying on for decades. In the ...

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Dorothea Lange, Boundary County, Idaho, 1939.  Courtesy of the Library of Congress.

Cincinnati Art Museum presents Islands of the Blest at Mercantile Library; October 1–November 19, 2016

Released: August 8, 2016

CINCINNATI – Cincinnati Art Museum features photography of the American West in its first exhibition at The Mercantile Library, Islands of the Blest, October 1–November 19, 2016.   The exhibition is part of the 2016 FotoFocus Biennial celebration of photography held in more than 50 museums and galleries throughout Cincinnati and the surrounding region.   The roughly 25 photographs on view at The Mercantile Library depict the American West and were made between the 1870s and 1970s. The photographers range from the unknown to some of America's most distinguished, including Timothy H....


OPEN CALL to ARTISTS: Win A SOLO Show, "Sweet 16" Juried Show

Released: August 5, 2016

SWEET 16 2016 Juried Show Sixteen Artists will be selected for the exhibit and ONE artist will win a SOLO SHOW at COAGULA CURATORIAL Gallery in Los Angeles JUROR: Andi Campognone (Director/Chief Curator, Museum of Art & History, Lancaster) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Entry Fee: $24 Enter by August 27 to submit two images for the juror to see CLICK HERE TO ENTER - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - This is our second annual juried show.  The 2015 Juried show TEN TOP ARTISTS was j...


Figure with printer’s tray, 1989, Courtesy of artist and PDNB Gallery, Dallas, TX

Geof Kern: Life, Death, Beauty and Garbage, Selected Work Pictures 1987-1997

Released: August 5, 2016

PDNB Gallery is pleased and honored to present Geof Kern's second solo exhibition this fall. It will highlight work from 1987-1997. This time frame marks one of Geof Kern's (b. 1950, New York City) most recognized periods of innovative fashion/advertising/editorial photography in his career.  His photographs are conceptual, often including surrealist references. Kern manipulated the medium (pre-photoshop) using multiple exposure, collage, photo sculpture and dioramas that soon catapulted his presence in the commercial photography world.  During this remarkable decade, his clients i...


Photograph by Chris Capozziello of his brother Nick leaning against a fire hydrant with a Marlboro RedThe Lyman Allyn Art Museum is proud to announce the opening of The Distance Between Us.  The exhibition will be on view from August 6 through October 2, 2016.  The Distance Between Us, the latest exhibition in Lyman Allyn’s Near :: New contemporary series, showcases recent work by photojournalist Christopher Capozziello.  Here, Chris turns his camera on his own life, and that of his twin brother

Lyman Allyn Art Museum Exhibits Photographer Christopher Capozziello's The Distance Between Us

Released: August 4, 2016

The Lyman Allyn Art Museum in New London, Conn., will open the exhibition The Distance Between Us from August 6 through October 2, 2016. The Distance Between Us, the latest exhibition in Lyman Allyn’s Near :: New contemporary series, showcases recent work by photojournalist Christopher Capozziello. Here, Chris turns his camera on his own life, and that of his twin brother Nick, who has cerebral palsy. He confronts their differences and the anger and shame he carries over being the healthy twin. Sharing this story was not something Chris ever set out to do; over the years, one picture led...

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Milton Rogovin, "Untitled," from the series "Working People, Amherst Foundry," 1979.  Gelatin silver print; 10 x 8 inches; Gift of Mr.  and Mrs.  Jon Vein.

SJMA to Present Milton Rogovin's Photographs of the Working Class August 18-March 19

Released: August 5, 2016

The San Jose Museum of Art will showcase the work of American photographer Milton Rogovin in an exhibition on view August 18, 2016 – March 19, 2017. Life and Labor: The Photographs of Milton Rogovin comprises thirty-eight black-and-white photographs by the self-proclaimed social documentary photographer. Rogovin photographed “the forgotten ones,” as he called them, including people from working class neighborhoods and multi-ethnic communities. Drawn entirely from the permanent collection of the San Jose Museum of Art, this exhibition presents photographs from three series: “Lower West Side...


Diana Thater, "Untitled (Butterfly Videowall #2), 2008.  Five flat screen LCD monitors, two flourescent light fixtures, and Lee filters; Dimensions variable; Museum purchase with funds from the Acquisitions Committee and the Lipman Family Foundation.

"Indestructible Wonder" at SJMA marks debuts of new acquisition by Diana Thater, commission by Evan Holm.

Released: August 4, 2016

The San Jose Museum of Art will explore the precarious relationship between nature and humanity in the exhibition Indestructible Wonder, on view August 18, 2016 – January 29, 2017. Drawn primarily from SJMA’s permanent collection, the exhibition includes works by artists who observe and reflect on the natural world as well as those who document humanity’s impact on the environment.   “Contemporary artists have long been moved by a primal reverence for nature and thus also prompted to raise questions about our rampant impact on the earth’s fragile ecosystems,” said Rory Padeken, associa...


Cornelia Parker, Hanging Fire (Suspected Arson), 1999.  Wire, mesh, pins, nails, 144 × 60 × 72 inches (365.8 × 152.4 × 182.9 cm).  Gift of Barbara Lee, The Barbara Lee Collection of Art by Women.  Photo: Charles Mayer Photography.  © 2016 Cornelia Parker

The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston Presents "First Light: A Decade of Collecting at the ICA"

Released: August 1, 2016

The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston (ICA) celebrates its first decade of collecting and the tenth anniversary in its Diller Scofidio + Renfro-designed facility with the largest and most ambitious presentation of its collection to date. First Light: A Decade of Collecting at the ICA features over 100 works by seminal artists of the 20th and 21st centuries, including Louise Bourgeois, Nick Cave, Paul Chan, Marlene Dumas, Eva Hesse, Cindy Sherman, Kara Walker, and Andy Warhol. Occupying the entirety of the museum’s east galleries, First Light combines audience favorites with new acquisit...


Aquarela Sabol exhibits her work along with fellow artists: Alessandro Abate, Nate Dee, Rei Ramirez and Teepop of the Little Haiti Mural Project curated by Yuval Ofir.

Miami Home Design and Remodeling Show Announces 2016 “At Home with Art” Ambassador Artists

Released: August 2, 2016

23 South Florida artists have been chosen to be featured in the “At Home Art” showcase area of the Miami Home Design and Remodeling Show. The Home Show takes place Labor Day Weekend from September 2-6, 2016 at the Miami Beach Convention Center. The #AtHomewithArt feature area is an opportunity for show-goers to meet South Florida artists and see a sample of their work. Artists are selected through a submission process, based on not only their commitment to their profession, but also their dedication to the Visual Arts Community. This commitment is reflected in their work in education or ...


6th Annual "Nature" Online Art Exhibition

Nature 2016 Art Exhibition Results Announced by Art Gallery

Released: August 1, 2016

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery is pleased to announce that its August 2016 art exhibition, the 6th Annual “Nature” Art Exhibition is now posted on their website and can be viewed online.  The theme for this art exhibition is Nature art and artists were asked to submit their best abstract or representational art for this competition. An international competition was held in July 2016 which determined the art for this exhibition. The gallery received submissions from 25 different countries and also received entries from 38 different states. Overall, 814 entries were judged for th...


Baltimore Art, Antique & Jewelry Show Announces Captivating Booth Talk Series

Released: July 27, 2016

Exhibitors of all different genres will deliver enlightening talks on a variety of subjects, directly from their booths on the Show Floor   Baltimore, MD (July 27, 2016) -- The Baltimore Art, Antique & Jewelry Show has announced an exciting new series of informative and educational Booth Talks for the upcoming show, taking place August 25-28, 2016. With varying and riveting subject matters, the Booth Talks are scheduled to kick off the weekend beginning Friday, August 26, 2016. All talks will take place in the presenting exhibitor’s booth on the show floor of the Baltimore Art, Ant...


5th Annual "Seasons" Online Art Competition

Art Call - Theme “Seasons” Online Art Competition Announced

Released: July 24, 2016

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces an art call for the gallery’s 5th Annual “Seasons” Online Juried Art Competition for the month of August 2016.  The gallery invites all 2D and 3D artists (including photographers) from around the world to make online submissions for possible inclusion into the Gallery’s September 2016 online group art exhibition.     Light Space & Time encourages entries from artists regardless of where they reside and regardless of their experience or education in the art field.  We suggest they send the gallery their best interpretation of the the...


BALTIMORE SHOW RETURNS FOR ITS 36TH YEAR FEATURING A NEW EXCITING SECTION

Released: July 13, 2016

One of the country’s most distinguished shows will open its doors August 25-28 showcasing more than 400 exhibitors and featuring the addition of Fine Crafts Now celebrating its 36th year, the Baltimore Art, Antique & Jewelry Show will make its annual return to the Baltimore Convention Center August 25-28, 2016. The expansive show will present the spectacular collections of more than 400 international exhibitors, including a book fair section, and an exciting new Fine Craft section, featuring a juried exhibition of artists. Fine art, antique and jewelry aficionados travel from all c...


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