Kathy Walsh-Piper has announced her retirement as director of The Art Museum at the University of Kentucky. Walsh-Piper, 65, came to the University of Kentucky after posts at the Dallas Museum of Art, the National Gallery of Art and the Art Institute of Chicago. The museum is one of five in Kentucky, and the only […]
Spectacle. The Music Video opens at the Museum of the Moving Image in New York on April 3, 2013, through June 16, 2013. Grizzly Bear “Ready, Able” (2009) by Allison Schulnik. Courtesy of the artist. The world’s most comprehensive exhibition to focus on this topic, Spectacle will celebrate music videos as an influential art form […]
Scenes from the Stone Age: The Cave Paintings of Lascaux is a new exhibit at the Field Museum, on view through Sept. 8. Hundreds of paintings of animals — and just one human — adorned the white calcite walls of what has since been billed the “Sistine Chapel of prehistoric art.” Some showed an ability […]
Woodson Art Museum artist residencies spark creativity and nurture artistic efforts by visitors of all ages and interests.
A 12-year-old boy who showed his artwork to Canadian paper sculptor Calvin Nicholls during a Night Out @ the Woodson program on March 8 gave Calvin a carefully folded paper phoenix, unaware that it was the artists birthday. Calvin, accustomed to working alone in his studio and relishing the interaction with visitors during his five-day […]