October, 2013

Detroit Institute of Arts presents Caravaggio’s Saint Francis of Assisi in Ecstasy

Detroit Institute of Arts presents Caravaggio’s Saint Francis of Assisi in Ecstasy

The Detroit Institute of Arts is to display Caravaggio’s Saint Francis of Assisi in Ecstasy on loan from the Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford, Connecticut, from Oct. 10 to Jan. 13. It will hang next to the DIA’s Martha and Mary Magdalene, offering a rare opportunity to explore two of the best Caravaggios owned by American […]

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Prince William V Gallery to display Caravaggio’s Boy Bitten by a Lizard

Prince William V Gallery to display Caravaggio’s Boy Bitten by a Lizard

The Prince William V Gallery in The Hague is to display Caravaggio’s Boy Bitten by a Lizard, on loan from the National Gallery London, in an exhibition on display from 11 October to 8 December 2013. Caravaggio’s paintings created quite a stir around 1600. Contemporaries were astounded that he made no preparatory drawings and worked […]

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National Portrait Gallery Acquires Portrait of Lady Anne Clifford by William Larkin

National Portrait Gallery Acquires Portrait of Lady Anne Clifford by William Larkin

The National Portrait Gallery has acquired a re-discovered painted portrait of the seventeenth-century patron, builder and conservationist, Lady Anne Clifford. A rare woman fighting a male-dominated establishment, Clifford is now seen as a proto-feminist, determined not to be bullied or coaxed into accepting less than she believed to be her due. At her death she […]

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Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art names Oliver Tostmann as new Susan Morse Hilles Curator of European Art

The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art announce the appointment of Oliver Tostmann as the museum’s new Susan Morse Hilles Curator of European Art, effective October 28, 2013. Tostmann joins the Wadsworth Atheneum from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum where he served as the Lia and William Poorvu Curator of the Collection since 2011. Previously he […]

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De Nieuwe Kerk announces Ming: Emperors, Artists and Merchants in Ancient China

De Nieuwe Kerk announces Ming: Emperors, Artists and Merchants in Ancient China

De Nieuwe Kerk in Amsterdam presents Ming: Emperors, Artists and Merchants in Ancient China an exhibition on view From 5 October 2013 to 2 February 2014. This exhibition tells the story of China’s Ming dynasty (1368–1644). In collaboration with the Nanjing Museum, one of China’s leading museums, De Nieuwe Kerk will host an exclusive collection […]

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Ludwig Forum Aachen announces Nancy Graves Project & Special Guests

Ludwig Forum Aachen presents Nancy Graves Project & Special Guests open October 13, 2013–February 16, 2014. Joseph Beuys, Trisha Brown, Alexander Calder, Chuck Close, Eva Hesse, Nikolaus Lang, Babette Mangolte, Robert Morris, Eadweard Muybridge, Judy Pfaff, Anne & Patrick Poirier, Yvonne Rainer, Robert Rauschenberg, David Smith, Robert Smithson, Paul Thek, Hannah Wilke Nancy Graves (1939–1995) […]

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Towada Oirase Art Festival 2013: SURVIVE

Towada Oirase Art Festival 2013: SURVIVE

Opened on September 21, Towada Oirase Art Festival has been attracting large number of visitors. A small music festival directed by Yoshitomo Nara will also be held in October. In the Towada Oirase area, you can experience many rich expressions of nature, from autumn tints to the first snowfall of the season. Please come and […]

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David Roberts Art Foundation announces A special evening of performances

David Roberts Art Foundation presents A special evening of performances by Florence Peake, Michael Dean, Juliette Blightman and Rodney Graham on Thursday 17 October 2013 at 7–10pm. The exhibition mutates for the gallery to become a set, a fiction for unique events to happen in the entire building. We start at 7:30pm with Swell the […]

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THE ARMORY SHOW AT 100: MODERN ART AND REVOLUTION ON VIEW AT THE NEW-YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY OCTOBER 11, 2013 – FEBRUARY 23, 2014

THE ARMORY SHOW AT 100: MODERN ART AND REVOLUTION ON VIEW AT THE NEW-YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY OCTOBER 11, 2013 – FEBRUARY 23, 2014

WORKS BY DUCHAMP, MATISSE, PICASSO, PICABIA, CÉZANNE, GAUGUIN, SLOAN, AND MARIN CELEBRATE THE CENTENNIAL OF THE ART EVENT THAT SHOOK THE WORLD NEW YORK, NY, – The New-York Historical Society will present a major exhibition celebrating the centennial of the legendary 1913 Armory Show, offering a rare opportunity to experience the reunion of more than […]

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