Diego Velázquez Masterpiece Identified at Yale

Based on the research of John Marciari, currently Curator of European Art and Head of Provenance Research at the San Diego Museum of Art and formerly the Nina and Lee Griggs Associate Curator of Early […]

Hammer Presents Selections from the Contemporary Collection

In 2005 the Hammer launched an initiative to build a collection of contemporary art through both purchases and gifts. Recognizing the variety of media that contemporary artists employ, this growing collection of nearly 1500 works […]

Mackinac Island Museum Opens

The Richard and Jane Manoogian Mackinac Art Museum has opened ahead of schedule. The museum showcases historic treasures in Mackinac State Historic Parks collection including Native American fine and decorative art, 18th century maps of […]

August Events at The Museum of Flight

Wells Fargo Free First Thursday Thursday, Aug. 5, 5 – 9 p.m. Once a month, the Museum stays open late-for free! Enjoy the Museum’s Great Gallery, Personal Courage Wing, Space: Exploring the New Frontier exhibit […]

August Programs at the Detroit Institute of Arts

Detroit – Storytelling, puppet shows and summer camps are some of the activities offered in August. Visitors can also enjoy great live performances of African, classical and jazz music. And don’t miss the final days […]

Cyprus: Crossroads of Civilizations at the Smithsonian

“Cyprus: Crossroads of Civilizations” will be on view at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History from Sept. 29, 2010. The exhibition will feature more than 200 artifacts—covering nearly 11,000 years of history—which range from […]

Ulster Museum Wins £100,000 Art Fund Prize

The Ulster Museum, Belfast was tonight announced by judge Kirsty Young as the 2010 winner of the £100,000 Art Fund Prize for museums and galleries. Praised by the judges for its all-round excellence, the museum […]

Mika Rottenberg New Video Installation Debuts at SFMOMA

Artist Mika Rottenberg debuts her latest immersive video installation for SFMOMA’s New Work series this summer in her first solo museum exhibition on the West Coast. Rottenberg makes feminist art decades after feminism was legibly […]

Mauritshuis Unveils Preliminary Design by Hans van Heeswijk

Ambitious extension will create more space and opportunities The preliminary design for the 22 million euro project ‘Mauritshuis building for the future’ was unveiled on 22 June 2010. The ambitious design links Plein 26, the […]