Archive for December, 2012

National Gallery of Canada seeks public participation in creating artwork

National Gallery of Canada seeks public participation in creating artwork

. December 29, 2012

The National Gallery of Canada (NGC) invites the public to help create a work of art by donating a wool or natural fibre blanket with a story to tell to artist Marie Watt. The blankets will be part of the artist’s ambitious installation Blanket Stories: Seven Generations, Adawe, and Hearth, which will be shown at […]

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National Gallery of Canada announces Winterlude 2013

. December 29, 2012

The National Gallery of Canada (NGC) announced its Winterlude 2013 programming. To mark the occasion, the NGC has extended Builders: Canadian Biennial 2012 until February 18. Builders is a major exhibition of new Canadian art that showcases more than 100 engaging works acquired by the National Gallery of Canada over the past two years. Also […]

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Louisiana Museum presents Self-Portrait exhibition

. December 29, 2012

Louisiana Museum presents Self-Portrait, an exhibition on view through January 13. 2013. Louisiana’s exhibition Self-Portrait focus on the self-portrait as genre through-out the 20th and 21st century, as shown by 150 works by 64 international artists from early modernism till today. How does one represent oneself? And what are the connections between self-portraiture and self-representation? […]

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Louisiana Museum announces Andy Warhol – Early Drawings exhibition

. December 29, 2012

Louisiana Museum presents Andy Warhol – Early Drawings, an exhibition on view 8. January – 21. February 2013. It is extremely rare for the discovery of an art treasure to point to new directions in an artist’s oeuvre, but that is exactly what has happened – as something of a sensation – with the unusual […]

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New Orleans Museum of Art presents Lifelike

New Orleans Museum of Art presents Lifelike

. December 29, 2012

New Orleans Museum of Art presents Lifelike, an exhibition on through February 3rd, 2013. Maurizio Cattelan, Lift 2001 Organized by the Walker Art Center, Lifelike invites a close examination of artworks based on commonplace objects and situations, which are startlingly realistic, often playful, and sometimes surreal. This international group exhibition features artists variously using scale, […]

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