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Mississippi Museum of Art presents major exhibition celebrating the state’s bicentennial

Mississippi Museum of Art presents major exhibition celebrating the state’s bicentennial

. November 9, 2017

Jackson, MS – Picturing Mississippi, 1817–2017: Land of Plenty, Pain, and Promise, the landmark exhibition exploring Mississippi identity, commemorates the 200th anniversary of Mississippi’s statehood. Illuminating the perception and depiction of Mississippi over more than 200 years, the exhibition showcases 175 works by 100 artists who either resided in the state, visited, or lived elsewhere […]

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BMA PRESENTS IMMERSIVE INSTALLATION BY BALTIMORE-BASED ARTIST PHAAN HOWNG

BMA PRESENTS IMMERSIVE INSTALLATION BY BALTIMORE-BASED ARTIST PHAAN HOWNG

. November 9, 2017

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) presents Phaan Howng: The Succession of Nature, an immersive experience that highlights local environmental issues using intense, unnatural colors inspired by toxic waste. On view November 3 through August 2018, the installation was created by Baltimore-based artist Phaan Howng in partnership with Blue Water Baltimore and […]

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Optical Illusions Abound In Fool the Eye, at  Nassau County Museum of Art’s Saltzman Fine Art Building

Optical Illusions Abound In Fool the Eye, at Nassau County Museum of Art’s Saltzman Fine Art Building

. November 6, 2017

Get ready to be amazed by an exhibition filled with optical illusions and artistic sleight of hand! To separate what’s real from what is a clever ruse in Fool The Eye, takes an alert eye and the willingness to examine art carefully. Enjoy the visual journey. Take a few steps to the right and observe, […]

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First New York Museum Exhibition of Important Uruguayan Artist in Nearly 50 Years

First New York Museum Exhibition of Important Uruguayan Artist in Nearly 50 Years

. October 30, 2017

The Noguchi Museum presents a retrospective exhibition of the sculptural work of Gonzalo Fonseca (1922–97), an important Uruguayan-born modernist who for forty years was based in New York City, where he created some of the most enchanting, idea-rich sculptures of the second half of the twentieth century. The exhibition will encompass some 80 objects dating […]

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THE KINSEY AFRICAN AMERICAN ART & HISTORY COLLECTION Media and Community Partner Preview

THE KINSEY AFRICAN AMERICAN ART & HISTORY COLLECTION Media and Community Partner Preview

. October 28, 2017

Members of the media and community partners are invited to preview The Kinsey African American Art & History Collection at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. Bernard and Shirley Kinsey have a passion for African American history, art and culture and one of the largest private collections of African American art, artifacts and documents, spanning […]

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