Archive for October, 2012

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, University of California (BAM/PFA) MATRIX 244 Trimpin: Nancarrow Percussion Orchestra

. October 29, 2012

The UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAM/PFA) presents Trimpin: Nancarrow Percussion Orchestra / MATRIX 244, a new sculptural sound installation by the Seattle-based artist Trimpin. On view November 2–December 23, 2012. The work is created in honor of the one-hundredth anniversary of the birth of the avant-garde expatriate American composer Conlon Nancarrow […]

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Denver Art Museum opens Laura Letinsky. Still Life Photographs, 1997–2012

Denver Art Museum opens Laura Letinsky. Still Life Photographs, 1997–2012

. October 28, 2012

Denver Art Museum presents Laura Letinsky. Still Life Photographs, 1997–2012, an exhibition on view October 28, 2012, through March 24, 2013. Laura Letinsky, Untitled #49, from the series hardly More Than Ever, 2002. © Laura Letinsky, Courtesy of the artist and the Yancey Richardson Gallery Laura Letinsky’s still life photographs have evolved from studies in […]

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Peabody Essex Museum opens The Invention of Glory. Afonso V and the Pastrana Tapestries

Peabody Essex Museum opens The Invention of Glory. Afonso V and the Pastrana Tapestries

. October 28, 2012

Peabody Essex Museum presents The Invention of Glory. Afonso V and the Pastrana Tapestries, an exhibition on view October 27, 2012 to December 31, 2012. Pastrana Tapestry Peabody Essex Museum Monumental in scale and meticulous in construction, the Pastrana Tapestries are one of the finest examples of Gothic tapestry in existence. The four, 36-foot-long tapestries […]

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Andy Warhol Museum opens Deborah Kass. Before and Happily Ever After

Andy Warhol Museum opens Deborah Kass. Before and Happily Ever After

. October 28, 2012

Andy Warhol Museum presents Deborah Kass. Before and Happily Ever After, an exhibition on view 27 October – 6 January, 2013. Deborah Kass, Before and Happily Ever After, 1991 Deborah Kass:Before and Happily Ever After is a major mid-career retrospective of paintings, photographs and sculpture by New York artist Deborah Kass. The exhibition, featuring approximately […]

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Santa Monica Museum of Art presents Michael Queenland Rudy’s Ramp of Remainders

. October 28, 2012

Santa Monica Museum of Art presents Michael Queenland Rudy’s Ramp of Remainders, an exhibition on view September 15 – December 22, 2012. Rudy’s Ramp of Remainders is a new sculptural installation by conceptual artist Michael Queenland. Rudy’s Ramp of Remainders was inspired by Rudis Resterampe—which roughly translates to “Rudy’s Pile of Leftovers”—a German discount store […]

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