Art museum

Archives of James Van Der Zee, “One of The Nation’s Foremost Image Creators,” Heading To The Metropolitan Museum of Art in Partnership with the Studio Museum, Harlem

WEDDINGS, FUNERALS, PARADE SHOWS, CHRISTMAS SCENES and all kinds of portraits. The photographs of James van der zee (1886-1983) came to define the Harlem of the 20th century. Her powerful images capture the beauty and pride of black life, documenting everyday moments and special celebrations. His subjects were cosmopolitan black …

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The Newport Car Museum welcomed nearly 50,000 people this year

The Newport Car Museum in Portsmouth announced this week that it has broken some of its own attendance records, exceeding expectations since opening. More from Newport Car Museum Opened just four and a half years ago, the Newport Car Museum in Portsmouth, RI has grown into a recognized global tourist …

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Israel Museum appoints Denis Weil as new director – ARTnews.com

The Israel Museum in Jerusalem has appointed Denis Weil as its new director. Weil is currently Dean of the Institute of Design at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago. He will take office on March 1, 2022, succeeding Ido Bruno, Israeli designer and teacher. Denis Weil, newly appointed director …

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Sarah Howard from USF CAM in Tampa

Artists play a key role in shaping communities and our choices about where we choose to live, work, play and stay. But do we fully appreciate the role of curators, the designers working behind the scenes to display works of art in local museums? This is the fourth of five …

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Knight Arts Challenge Raises Almost $ 400,000 for Akron Art Projects

Art workshops in the theater, poetry presentations and more, arts and performance are back to more places in town, and plans are underway to help creators bring their talent to the city in the months to come. After a one-year hiatus due to a pandemic, the John S. and James …

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A NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM will be presented at the NSU Art Museum in Fort Lauderdale

Fund Arts Broward will present its fifth annual special event “Black & White: A Night At The Museum” on Monday January 10 from 6 to 8 pm. This elegant black-and-white themed cocktail at NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale will feature tours of exclusive exhibits, live entertainment, light snacks, and a …

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See vintage Christmas cards from leading Northwest artists

EDMONDS – A 21st century holiday tradition at the Cascadia Art Museum in Edmonds is back – an exhibition of Christmas cards by renowned artists and designers from the Northwest of the 20th century. Until January 9, original works of art by regional artists are on display to send to …

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Best art exhibitions of 2021

Photojournalists in the field I’ll end on a positive note though, with a tribute to some of the great, and often unrewarded, image-makers of 2021: the photojournalists, professional and otherwise, on the pitch everywhere this year – those who have each caught the spooky twist of the game. Right-wing uprising …

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Iranian Wisconsinite communicates across cultures through art

Nina Ghanbarzadeh is an artist from Tehran, Iran, who moved to the United States in 2001. Her unique work incorporates two very different languages ​​and two very different cultures. His pieces emphasize the beauty of the Farsi and English languages ​​while using precise and clean lines. As I watched the …

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Absence of works by dissident artists raises fears of art censorship in Hong Kong

HONG KONG – The censorship of art in Hong Kong is “very real,” an expert said after the city’s highly anticipated art gallery recently opened without showing some expected works from a Chinese dissident. The largest art museum in the former British colony, M +, opened on November 12 with …

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