February, 2013

Louvre Abu Dhabi announces new exhibition

Louvre Abu Dhabi announces new exhibition

Louvre Abu Dhabi will open its next exhibition on 22 April (running until 20 July) on Saadiyat Island showcasing important works of art from the Louvre Abu Dhabi permanent collection, some of which have never been seen or revealed before. Pablo Ruiz Picasso (Málaga, 1881–Mougins, 1973), Portrait of a Lady, 1928. Gouache, ink, and collage […]

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Art Institute of Chicago presents Kara Walker. Rise Up Ye Mighty Race!

Art Institute of Chicago presents Kara Walker. Rise Up Ye Mighty Race!

Art Institute of Chicago presents Kara Walker. Rise Up Ye Mighty Race! on view through August 11, 2013. Kara Walker (American, born 1969) is best known for cut-paper silhouettes that critically address race, gender, sexuality, and power. Most often taking the form of large-scale tableaux of antebellum stereotypes, they present slavery as an absurd theater […]

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Art Institute of Chicago announces iPhone and Android app

Art Institute of Chicago announces iPhone and Android app

Art Institute of Chicago announces iPhone and Android app, “Art Institute of Chicago Tours.” The app presents 50 rich and varied tours of all the public spaces in the museum and its thousands of works on view. The custom tours offer information on more than 300 works of art, 50 different ways to organize a […]

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Polk Museum of Art Closed for Gala

The Polk Museum of Art is closed through Monday, February 25, to prepare for and clean up after the Gala. The Museum will reopen Tuesday, February 26, at 10AM. The Polk Museum of Art is a nationally accredited art museum in Lakeland, Florida. It is a member of the Florida Association of Museums and is […]

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Los Angeles County Museum of Art opens Ends and Exits Contemporary Art from the Collections of LACMA and The Broad Art Foundation

Los Angeles County Museum of Art opens Ends and Exits Contemporary Art from the Collections of LACMA and The Broad Art Foundation

Los Angeles County Museum of Art presents Ends and Exits Contemporary Art from the Collections of LACMA and The Broad Art Foundation an exhibition on view February 23-august 4, 2013 that features more than fifty artworks—ranging from photography and painting to sculpture—and is drawn largely from two significant Los Angeles collections. Allan McCollum, Plaster Surrogates, […]

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PinchukArtCentre presents the 8th PAC-UA project

PinchukArtCentre presents an exhibition on view 16 February 2013 – 17 March 2013 by Ukrainian artist Alexey Salmanov. “Forest Means Cheaper” is a new work by Salmanov especially created for the PinchukArtCentre. It is based on his recent performance in Manhattan, New York City when the artist went to the very heart of America on […]

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Cleveland Museum of Art opens The Last Days of Pompeii. Decadence, Apocalypse, Resurrection

Cleveland Museum of Art opens The Last Days of Pompeii. Decadence, Apocalypse, Resurrection

Cleveland Museum of Art presents The Last Days of Pompeii: Decadence, Apocalypse, Resurrection an exhibition on view from February 24 through July 7, 2013, featuring nearly 100 works. After a Gladiator Fight During a Meal in Pompeii, 1880. Francesco Netti (Italian, 1832–1894). Oil on canvas; 115 x 208 cm. Museo di Capodimonte, Fototeca della Soprintendenza […]

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Centro Cultural Universitario Tlatelolco presents The architectural ellipsis

Centro Cultural Universitario Tlatelolco presents The architectural ellipsis A project by Ruth Estevez and Javier Toscano on February 27–June 16, 2013. The constitution of the disciplines of knowledge and of action has grown up around the precise delimitation of their analytical categories, the identification of the problems they address, the determination of their goals and […]

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Independent Curators International (ICI) announces The 2013 Coleccion Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Travel Award

Independent Curators International (ICI) announces The 2013 Coleccion Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Travel Award

The Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros (CPPC) and Independent Curators International (ICI) announce an open call for curators: The 2013 Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Travel Award for Central America and the Caribbean. In its second edition, this travel award will support a contemporary art curator based anywhere in the world to travel to Central […]

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