December, 2013

Science Museum of Minnesota quadruples recycling

The Science Museum of Minnesota announced that it has quadrupled its recycling rate since the 2011 launch of Project No Waste, its comprehensive waste management program. Results of a fiscal year-end assessment revealed that the Science Museum achieved its goal of a 75% recycling rate in the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2013 (ending June […]

Read More →

Read More →

National Gallery of Art acquires Van Gogh’s Green Wheat Fields Auvers

National Gallery of Art acquires Van Gogh’s Green Wheat Fields Auvers

The National Gallery of Art in Washington has acquired Vincent van Gogh’s Green Wheat Fields, Auvers. Vincent van Gogh (1853–1890) is one of the most popular and universally recognized artists of all time. A remarkably prolific artist, he produced approximately 900 paintings and 1,100 drawings during a brief career spanning a mere decade. Following a […]

Read More →

Read More →

National Coast Guard Museum Fundraising Campaign

The National Coast Guard Museum Association, Inc. hopes to raise $1 million with support from a new group of special donors called the “BARQUE EAGLE Society.” Through minimum donations of $1,000, $5,000 or a three year commitment of $15,000, members of the new “BARQUE EAGLE Society” will receive a unique limited edition painting of the […]

Read More →

Read More →

The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria presents Media Art Crosses Terrain

The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria presents Media Art Crosses Terrain

The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria presents Media Art Crosses Terrain open through March 30, 2014 in the AGGV’s LAB Gallery. This series features film and video works by five artists from across the country and beyond. The exhibition begins with Marshlands and Crashing Skies by Ottawa artist Penny McCann. Penny McCann’s work spans twenty […]

Read More →

Read More →

Groninger Museum presents Jaime Hayon exhibition

The Groninger Museum presents Jaime Hayon an exhibition on view through 30 MARCH 2014. Hayon is one of the most acclaimed designers of his generation. His work consists of autonomous and applied projects, across various disciplines such as ceramics, wood, glass, textiles, product, furniture and interior design. This exhibition is a reflection of the past […]

Read More →

Read More →

Vancouver Art Gallery opens Emily Carr: Deep Forest

Vancouver Art Gallery opens Emily Carr: Deep Forest

The Vancouver Art Gallery presents Emily Carr: Deep Forest an exhibition on view December 21, 2013, 2013 to March 9, 2014. Home to the most important art collection of Emily Carr (1871-1945) in the world, the Vancouver Art Gallery is pleased to showcase over forty paintings of the West Coast forests by this internationally celebrated […]

Read More →

Read More →

National Portrait Gallery Commissions Portrait of Tony Blair

The National Portrait Gallery, London, has unveiled its most recent commissioned portrait, a painting of Tony Blair by artist Alastair Adams, President of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters, it was announced today, Friday 20 December 2013. The commission is in keeping with the National Portrait Gallery’s wish to acquire portraits of all former British […]

Read More →

Read More →

National Gallery presents Peter Bruegel the Elder The Adoration of the Kings

National Gallery presents Peter Bruegel the Elder The Adoration of the Kings

The National Gallery in London presents Peter Bruegel the Elder – The Adoration of the Kings on Monday 23 December, 1–1.45pm in the Sainsbury Wing Theatre. The Christmas subject in art is steeped in tradition but Bruegel eschews the usual conventions, introducing gawping soldiers, whispering gossips and scary Magi. This lecture explores the historical and […]

Read More →

Read More →

Moscow Museum of Modern Art presents Jan van Toorn Dialogue with the Public

The Moscow Museum of Modern Art presents Jan van Toorn Dialogue with the Public an exhibition on view FEBRUARY 9, 2014. Jan van Toorn (born 1932) is a world-known inventive expert and theorist of the graphic design. He doesn’t rely on the laws of publicity and market. His mission is to convey the message contents […]

Read More →

Read More →

Top