Archive for August, 2011

Bode Museum Opens Renaissance Faces – Masterpieces of Italian Portraiture

. August 25, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Bode Museum presents Renaissance Faces – Masterpieces of Italian Portraiture. Exhibition open from 25 August 2011 to 20 November 2011. The Gemäldegalerie—National Museums in Berlin and the Metropolitan Mu- seum of Art, New York, have joined forces in organizing a major exhibition on the genesis of the Italian portrait. For Berlin, the Bode Museum […]

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Smithsonian Museums and Zoo Closed Due to Earthquake

Smithsonian Museums and Zoo Closed Due to Earthquake

. August 24, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Smithsonian museums were closed Tuesday (23 August) because of a 5.8 magnitude earthquake. All are reopening Wednesday, except for the Castle Building on the Mall, which requires an inspection because of the age of the building. The Smithsonian Castle Building Photo by Eric Long “The Castle did have some damage, according to Smithsonian officials, […]

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Bonniers Konsthall Opens The Spiral and the Square Exercises in Translatability

Bonniers Konsthall Opens The Spiral and the Square Exercises in Translatability

. August 24, 2011 . 0 Comments

Bonniers Konsthall presents The Spiral and the Square. Exercises in Translatability on view 24 August 2011–8 January 2012. What happens in translations between cultures, between languages, between a viewer and an artwork? In The Spiral and the Square, the works are varied exercises in translatability: Rivane Neuenschwander’s phantom draughtsman translates the visitor’s description of their […]

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Dallas Museum of Art Names Sue Canterbury as Associate Curator of American Art

. August 24, 2011 . 0 Comments

Patricia “Sue” Canterbury has been appointed The Pauline Gill Sullivan Associate Curator of American Art at the Dallas Museum of Art, it was announced today by Olivier Meslay, the DMA’s Interim Director and its Senior Curator of European and American Art and The Barbara Thomas Lemmon Curator of European Art. She will begin work in […]

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Museum De Paviljoens Presents Suchan Kinoshita Het verkeerde moment op de juiste plek / The Right Moment at the Wrong Place

Museum De Paviljoens Presents Suchan Kinoshita Het verkeerde moment op de juiste plek / The Right Moment at the Wrong Place

. August 24, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Museum De Paviljoens presents Suchan Kinoshita: Het verkeerde moment op de juiste plek / The Right Moment at the Wrong Place, on view through September 2011. Suchan Kinoshita, “Gordijn” (Curtain, 2006). © Jordi Huisman, Museum De Paviljoens. In her first overview exhibition in the Netherlands, Suchan Kinoshita restages her oeuvre within the transparent architecture […]

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