Archive for December, 2011

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago presents The Language of Less (Then and Now)

. December 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago presents The Language of Less (Then and Now) inspired by the MCA’s rich holdings of Minimalist and post-Minimalist work from the 1960s and 1970s. The exhibition is divided into two distinct parts, one devoted to a fresh reinstallation of this historical material (featuring artists such as Carl Andre, Donald […]

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Georgia Museum of Art Presents Dale Nichols. Transcending Regionalism

Georgia Museum of Art Presents Dale Nichols. Transcending Regionalism

. December 28, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Georgia Museum of Art presents Dale Nichols. Transcending Regionalism, an exhibition on view through Feb. 27, 2012. Midwestern works from the Georgia Museum of Art’s permanent collection and on loan from the collection of Jason Schoen will complement Nichols’ paintings in a small exhibition in the neighboring gallery, “Images of the Midwest from the […]

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Rijksmuseum reacquires Jan Van de Velde II painting A Winter Landscape

Rijksmuseum reacquires Jan Van de Velde II painting A Winter Landscape

. December 28, 2011 . 0 Comments

Following the restitution of the Jan Van de Velde II painting A Winter Landscape to the heirs of Professor Dr. Curt Glaser, his heirs have now sold the artwork back to the Rijksmuseum. The agreement follows the restitution of the artwork as recommended by the Dutch Restitutions Committee which found that it had been sold […]

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Smithsonian Museum 2012 Federal Appropriation Totals $811.5 Million

Smithsonian Museum 2012 Federal Appropriation Totals $811.5 Million

. December 28, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Smithsonian’s FY 2012 federal appropriation totals $811.5 million. It is $52 million above the FY 2011 appropriation. Bird’s eye view of the Smithsonian Reynolds Center in Washington, DC Photo: Ken Rahaim, Smithsonian Institution. The new budget includes $636.5 million for Salaries and Expenses and $175 million for Facilities Capital, which includes $75 million for […]

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Arnolfini Presents Museum Show Part 2

Arnolfini Presents Museum Show Part 2

. December 28, 2011 . 0 Comments

Arnolfini presents Museum Show Part 2 on view through 19 February 2012. Arnolfini, Photo: Jamie Woodley Following on from Part 1 (24 September – 19 November) Museum Show Part 2 is the second chapter of Arnolfini’s Museum Show, a major historical survey of museums created by artists. Museum Show presents a comprehensive selection of these […]

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