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The Berkeley Museum of Art, a modernist landmark, is redesigned and redesigned

The unique edifice originally took shape after famed Bay Area modernist Mario Ciampi (along with three other architects) won a competition in 1965 to design a new building for the UC Berkeley Museum of Art, which had recently received 45…

Four members join the art museum’s board of trustees

COURTESY PICTURESLeft, Marta Holsman Babson Right, Karen Lombardo Brill The new members of the Santa Barbara Museum of Art Board of Trustees are Marta Holsman Babson, Karen Lombardo Brill, Robert Castle and Michael C. Linn. They serve under the chairman…

Saint Louis Museum of Art Presents an Exquisite Artistic Tradition | Specials

worship of the shepherds, 16th century; Italian School (Venetian); oil on agate; framed: 14 9/16 x 11 13/16 x 2 inches; Collection of the Birmingham Museum of Art; Purchase of the museum in loving memory of Jeannine O’Grody with funds…

Barry Art Museum Explores ‘Uncanny Valley’ in New Automata and Robot Exhibit « News @ ODU

February 01, 2022 The exhibit includes the stop-motion animation work of artist Elizabeth King, who brought her sculptures to life in her 1991 work, “What Happened.” Image…

Barry Art Museum Explores ‘Uncanny Valley’ in New Automata and Robot Exhibit « News @ ODU

February 01, 2022 The exhibit includes the stop-motion animation work of artist Elizabeth King, who brought her sculptures to life in her 1991 work, “What Happened.” Image…

The John White Lecture Series returns to the History Museum

Now in its 19th year, the Northwest Montana Historical Society’s popular John White Speaker Series returns this winter with a slate of great talks. This year, the series will be available in in-person and digital presentations. Feb. 6 – Flathead…

Cameron Art Museum announces winter programs

Programming for children and adults through February Photo: Cameron Art Museum WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The Cameron Art Museum in Wilmington is kicking off the new year with a huge list of programming for children and adults.  The events include…

The pandemic heightened concerns for many Baltimore art museum workers. Now, they’re unionizing.

Ruby Waldo says she has felt the “gravitational pull” of the Walters Art Museum nearly all her life living in Baltimore. “My relationship began with the Walters as a child where I spent many hours in the drop-in studio for…

NEH grants go to expansion of LACMA, Dred Scott’s ‘living’ history museum – ARTnews.com

The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded $ 24.7 million in grants to a range of art spaces, scholars and historic sites, with the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art receiving some of…

Ancient Middle East gallery reopens at Cincinnati Art Museum

The Cincinnati Museum of Art opens its revamped Middle Eastern art gallery on Saturday. Over 100 artifacts will be on display in the gallery. The centerpiece is a sanctuary which has not been in its complete form since the third…

works of East End artists joined by geography, theme at the Parrish Art Museum

Days before an exhibition of her minimalist paintings opened at the Parrish Art Museum, Virginia Jaramillo, 82, was asked what it was like to have had to wait until now to be in the spotlight. “Wait? I wasn’t waiting,” she…

The history museum presents the exhibition “Art through the ages”

The “Art Through the Ages” exhibit is now on display at the Robeson County History Museum in Lumberton. The exhibition features a mix of art created by several artists over the past seven decades. LUMBERTON – The late Benjamin Forest…

The Science Museum of Virginia parking lot is now open

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA) recently acquired Forsythia and Pussy Willows start spring (1970), a painting by African-American artist Alma Thomas (1891-1978). “We are delighted that Forsythia and Pussy Willows start spring joined VMFA’s modern and contemporary art…

The Art & Nature festival returns to the Laguna Art Museum

“Any-Instant-Whatever” by Rebeca Méndez is the flagship exhibition of the Art & Nature Festival at the Laguna Art Museum. Photo by Daniel Langhorne The Laguna Art Museum was to kick off the ninth edition of the Art & Nature Festival…

Santa Monica History Museum appoints John Kearns as first-ever Executive Director

The Santa Monica History Museum (SMHM) named John Kearns as its very first Executive Director. Kearns, who began his tenure with SMHM in September, oversees all museum operations, including development, education and public programming, finance, external communications and staffing. “I…

Do you like our art museum? Become a member: Strengths

STRONGSVILLE, Ohio – There really is no other place in the world like the Cleveland Museum of Art. We who live in Greater Cleveland need to appreciate what we have in our own backyards. The best way to do this…

Williams College to build new art museum where Williams Inn once stood

Since 1926, the Williams College Museum of Art has been housed in Lawrence Hall, a majestic brick building on top of a hill on campus, originally built as a library in 1846. “Interestingly, there have been many additions to the…

Denver Art Museum returns four antiques to Cambodia after Pandora papers reveal illicit origins

The Denver Art Museum will return four Cambodian antiques linked to the late art dealer Douglas Latchford, whose efforts to cover up the illicit origins of works in his collection were revealed in the Pandora Papers. The Denver Art Museum…

Middlebury College Art Museum aims to increase accessibility and inclusion with thematic overhaul

In January 2021, the Middlebury College Art Museum embarked on a major overhaul – installing a new organization concept that displays art from the permanent collection by theme rather than region and timeline, as is typical of most European and…

50 years after avoiding black artists, the Del. Art Museum atones for “institutional racism”

Half a century ago, when Wilmington artist and educator Percy Ricks was preparing a major exhibition of work by black artists, he asked the Delaware Art Museum for support and a venue to display the work. Percy Ricks with one…

Berkeley Art Museum hires curator known for new ideas

Just after opening an impressive new collection of contemporary feminist art, the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive hired a chief curator to lead its campaign to develop new, forward-looking projects and exhibitions. And they found someone who is…

The Frist Art Museum holds the first major exhibition in the United States devoted to medieval art in Bologna

The Frist Art Museum presents Medieval Bologna: Art for a University Town, the first major museum exhibition in the United States to focus on medieval art made in the prosperous city of Bologna, in northern Italy. Designed and curated by…

Saint Louis Art Museum’s New Exhibition Celebrates Metropolitan Area’s Wonder-Filled Waterways | Entertainment

George Caleb Bingham, American, 1811-1879; “Raftsmen Playing Cards”, 1847; oil on canvas; 28 1/16 x 38 1/16 inches; Saint Louis Art Museum, bequest of Ezra H. Linley by exchange 50: 1934 Although residents of the East Coast and West often…

Speed ​​Art Museum’s Latest Exhibition Unveils America’s Supernatural | Morning

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – The Speed ​​Art Museum’s newest and biggest spooky exhibit opens Friday, October 8. WDRB’s Keith Kaiser explores the unexplained in Supernatural America: The Paranormal in American Art. It has been in preparation for five years and…

ASU-LACMA Fellowship Program Expands to Include Pérez Art Museum in Miami

September 22, 2021 The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) and the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University are pleased to announce that the Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) has joined as a new…

Heritage Orchard inspires exhibit and celebration at History Museum | Community

The Los Altos History Museum has scheduled an art and green technology event from noon to 1:30 p.m. on October 2 at the museum’s grounds, 51 S. San Antonio Road. Designed to encourage local residents to consider the importance and…

Delyn Stephenson wins prestigious scholarship at Saint Louis Art Museum

In August, the Saint Louis Art Museum named Delyn Stephenson one of the two laureates of the Romare Bearden Graduate Museum. The scholarship is designed to prepare graduate students of color for careers as art historians and museum professionals. Stephenson…

The exhibition at the UNM Art Museum presents the works of the transcendent painter Raymond Jonson

Raymond Jonson created visual harmony from instinct and intuition. His eyebrows dancing like feathered caterpillars, he believed that art could transform and uplift the world. “Cycle of time (noon)”, Raymond Jonson, 1930, oil on canvas. (Courtesy of the University of…

NEW, AGAIN: History Museum exhibit features Native American prints compliments of longtime Aurora benefactors

Several prints of works originally created by Woodrow “Woody” Wilson Crumbo currently hang in the east corridor of the Aurora History Museum. The prints have already been exhibited at the museum twice, in 1991 and 2010, and are expected to…

Frost Art Museum FIU presents “Leonardo Drew: Cycles” | News from the FIU

The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum CRF will present “Leonardo Drew: Cycles, from the Collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation”, from September 1 to November 17, 2021. Drew transforms cotton pulp and pigments into large, fragile…

Black History Museum proposed to honor the history and culture of Racine County | Local News

“Stories are not told,” he said. “We want to change that.” The organizers have already contacted the town hall for help, identified a few possible locations and developed a rendering for the installation. The concept includes a museum, art gallery,…

Tyrant Lizard King will take the throne at the Science Museum of Virginia

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA) recently acquired Forsythia and Pussy Willows start spring (1970), a painting by African-American artist Alma Thomas (1891-1978). “We are delighted that Forsythia and Pussy Willows start spring joined the modern and contemporary art…

Boca exhibition, Science Museum, Mounts garden

SPONSORED CONTENT It’s May, and that means it’s time to celebrate MOSAIC (Month of Shows, Art, Ideas & Culture) at The Palm Beaches! The Palm Beach County Cultural Council, the official arts and culture support agency here in Florida’s cultural…

SHU to manage the Discovery Museum

FAIRFIELD, Conn.—Sacred Heart University today announced that after a series of talks initiated by Discovery Museum leaders, it will assume management of the museum located at 4450 Park Avenue in Bridgeport. The museum is down the street from the University’s…

The entrance to the Children’s Discovery Museum gets a makeover

The void is out and daring is definitely there at the Children’s Discovery Museum in downtown San Jose, as the stucco entryway is artistically reinvented to match the creativity at hand. interior of the beloved “Purple Museum”. It’s certainly hard…

Traveling exhibition on the art and science of color at the Discovery Museum

Hands-on exposure to the arts can be a critical part of turning average children into Einstein and Sikorsky. So thinks the Bridgeport’s Discovery Museum, where a new traveling exhibit uses recent research to highlight the concept that “exposure to the…