Fine Art

Frist Art Museum Presents “Creating the American West in Art”

Frist Art Museum Presents “Creating the American West in Art”

The Frist Art Museum presents Creating the American West in Art, an exhibition of nearly 80 paintings and sculptures ranging in date from 1822 to 1946 and made by such notable artists as Albert Bierstadt, Thomas Moran, Frederic Remington, Charles Marion Russell, E. Irving Couse, Robert Henri, John Sloan, and Maynard Dixon. Drawn from the […]

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Major new study celebrates the career and legacy of trailblazing artist and educator Luise Kaish

Major new study celebrates the career and legacy of trailblazing artist and educator Luise Kaish

Luise Clayborn Kaish (1925–2013) was a pioneer. A key figure in the New York art scene of the late 20th century, her multidisciplinary practice and process-oriented work spanned a range of mediums, materials, techniques, and themes. The strength and breadth of her work—monumental sculptures in bronze, oil paintings, watercolors, lithographs, collage—and the prestigious awards and […]

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Michener Art Museum Reopens February 5, 2021 with Reinstalled Galleries and Brand New Exhibition

Michener Art Museum Reopens February 5, 2021 with Reinstalled Galleries and Brand New Exhibition

DOYLESTOWN, PA – The Michener Art Museum will reopen to the public FEBRUARY 5, 2021 with the new exhibition Through the Lens: Modern Photography in the Delaware Valley. On view through August 15, 2021, this major exhibition is curated by the Michener’s Curator of American Art Laura Turner Igoe, PhD, and Curatorial Assistant Tara Kaufman, […]

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CENTER FOR ART AND PUBLIC EXCHANGE AT MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM OF ART ANNOUNCES SHANI PETERS AS 2021 ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE

CENTER FOR ART AND PUBLIC EXCHANGE AT MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM OF ART ANNOUNCES SHANI PETERS AS 2021 ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE

Mississippi Museum of Art’s Center for Art and Public Exchange (CAPE) today announced Shani Peters (b.1981) as its 2021 national artist-in-residence. Starting in early spring 2021, Peters—a multidisciplinary artist and educator based in Harlem—will embark on a multi-part project, Collective Care for Black Mothers and Caretakers. Incorporating aspects of her multi-faceted community-based practice, Peters’ public, […]

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New e-publication Americana Insights focuses on American Folk Art and Americana

New e-publication Americana Insights focuses on American Folk Art and Americana

Americana Insights, a new nonprofit e-journal and multi-faceted resource center, was launched today by Jane Katcher, Americana and American folk art collector, in collaboration with David A. Schorsch, a leading authority on American antiques and folk art. The digital publication is supported by a distinguished advisory board of museum and art-world professionals and edited by […]

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MAJOR EXHIBITION OF WORK BY PIONEERING ARTIST DUSTI BONGÉ TO BE PRESENTED AT MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM OF ART

MAJOR EXHIBITION OF WORK BY PIONEERING ARTIST DUSTI BONGÉ TO BE PRESENTED AT MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM OF ART

The Mississippi Museum of Art today announced its presentation of Piercing the Inner Wall: The Art of Dusti Bongé, an expansive survey revealing the full range of the pioneering artist’s oeuvre. Considered Mississippi’s first artist to work consistently in a Modernist style, Dusti Bongé (1903–93) was active in New York’s dynamic art scene and creative […]

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Museo di San Marco opens Fra Angelico Room with new layout and enhancements made possible by Friends of Florence

Museo di San Marco opens Fra Angelico Room with new layout and enhancements made possible by Friends of Florence

Reinstalled display of the most important collection of Fra Angelico panel paintings in the world caps yearlong celebration of Museum’s 150th anniversary Florence, Italy…The Italian Ministry for Cultural Assets and Activities and Direzione Regionale Musei della Toscana announced the opening of the new Fra Angelico Room in the Museo di San Marco, which has been […]

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Utah Museum of Fine Arts Present Confluence

Utah Museum of Fine Arts Present Confluence

Confluence On view February 18–December 5 Where does water in Salt Lake Valley come from? Where does it end up? In Confluence the Utah Museum of Fine Arts, in collaboration with six local organizations, explores this essential component of our daily life. From mountain streams to Great Salt Lake, the exhibition illuminates the idea of water—environmentally, culturally, and […]

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Utah Museum of Fine Arts Present Black Refractions: Highlights from The Studio Museum in Harlem

Utah Museum of Fine Arts Present Black Refractions: Highlights from The Studio Museum in Harlem

Black Refractions: Highlights from The Studio Museum in Harlem: On view January 23–April 10, 2021 Featuring one hundred works by nearly eighty artists from the 1920s to the present, Black Refractions: Highlights from The Studio Museum in Harlem surveys nearly a century of creative achievements by artists of African descent. This landmark initiative explores the vital contributions […]

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