Art News

MuseumNovember 16, 2019
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery has recently acquired portraits of the six 2019 American Portrait Gala honorees, including three commissions. On view for the first time will be portraits…
MuseumNovember 14, 2019
With nearly 50 artworks from more than 40 artists, the exhibition tells the story of key heroic principles and people in Africa’s arts and history, and it invites visitors to consider the core values…
MuseumNovember 13, 2019
The exhibition examines a generation of pioneering artists who used body-related forms to express a personal vision and frames their work in relation to the cultural, historical and social concerns…
At LargeNovember 11, 2019
The Metropolitan Museum of Art has announced that The Costume Institute’s spring 2020 exhibition will be About Time: Fashion and Duration, on view from May 7 through September 7, 2020.
MuseumNovember 11, 2019
Timely and provocative, SOFT POWER is an exhibition about the ways in which artists deploy art to explore their roles as citizens and social actors.
GalleryNovember 08, 2019
Showcased on the eve of the centennial of the Art Deco era, this acclaimed, privately-held exhibition celebrates Erté (whose birth name was Romain de Tirtoff), a Russian-born French artist and…
MuseumNovember 07, 2019
As an artist-centric collection, the Pizzuti Collection is uniquely positioned to provide commentary on the role artists play in society.
MuseumNovember 06, 2019
For those who know him as a filmmaker, Stanley Kubrick’s early stint as a photojournalist is a revelation.
MuseumNovember 05, 2019
The creators were believed capable of creating artworks that manifested divine powers on Earth, and the Ishtar Gate, offering entry into the imperial city of Babylon, was designed to be one such…
MuseumNovember 04, 2019
Julie Mehretu’s examination of the histories of art, architecture, and past civilizations intermingle with her interrogations into themes of migration, revolution, climate change, global capitalism,…