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Great Escapes: Art, Food and Architecture in Williamstown and North Adams

Williamstown and North Adams in Berkshire County, Mass., are a feast for the weekend visitor. Both towns were settled in the 18th century and became centers of art: North Adams is home to the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, one of the largest museums of contemporary art in the United States; and Williamstown is home […]

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Underground Museum Directors Leave as Noah Davis Show Shutters – ARTnews.com

The Underground Museum, a nonprofit gallery and cultural center in Los Angeles, announced on Tuesday that it would close its current exhibition of paintings by museum co-founder Noah Davis early. The announcement also indicated that the museum’s co-directors, Meg Onli and Cristina Pacheco, would be stepping down. Onli had joined as director just two months […]

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Contemporary Asian art rubs shoulders with old works during Asia Week in New York

Madhvi Parekh (born 1942) God of the Sea, 1971 Oil on canvas 48 x 72.2 in. (121.9 x 183.4 cm.)DAG When Asia Week in New York kicks off its nine-day extravaganza of exhibitions, auctions and museum exhibits on March 16, nearly half of the world’s leading galleries will showcase a stunning range of contemporary paintings, […]

Postmodernism

What is the Art Renewal Center?

In the early 1970s, the great melodramatic artistic debates of the 20th century were running out of steam: abstraction versus representation, competence versus theory, popular versus elite. But for New Jersey-based food maker, art collector and millionaire Fred Ross, the debates never ended. It represents a crossroads in the history of art, far from the […]

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Visionary artist Dan Graham, known for his glass pavilions and astrological prowess, has died aged 79

Famous American artist Dan Graham has passed away. His galleries have confirmed that he died on Saturday February 19 at the age of 79 in New York City – the cause of death has not been announced. He is survived by his wife, the artist Mieko Meguro. A true multidisciplinary, Graham has worked across sculpture, […]

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Launch of the first NFT art forum in Saudi Arabia

Sotheby’s and the Visual Arts Commission of Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Culture have announced a new digital arts forum in the kingdom as part of the ongoing public program for the Diriyah Biennale. The conference, dubbed the Digital Art Forum, which is a first of its kind for the kingdom, will be held from February […]

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8 techniques a beginner should try

Published on Saturday, February 19, 2022 at 10:13 a.m. Join 100,000 AFP followers on Facebook Buy an AFP subscription Subscribe to AFP podcasts on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Pandora News, press releases, letters to the editor: [email protected] Advertising inquiries: [email protected] (© Drobot Dean – stock.adobe.com) Acrylic paint is an artistic medium with the greatest number […]

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Fun, Free, Cheap: What to Do in San Francisco This Week

By Johnny Funcheap Special for examiner The Cliff House Moving Image Gallery After the 157-year-old Cliff House closed in 2020, the historic restaurant’s gift shop was transformed into a pop-up museum featuring vintage photographs, memorabilia and artifacts telling the story of the building and its surroundings. Now the story continues after the museum closes for […]

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John Wesley, an artist who could not be identified, dies at 93

John Wesley, a painter of flat, cartoonish figures who seemed to come not from the well of Pop Art but from a deeper, alien reservoir of the American unconscious inhabited by floating babies, rubbery nudes and the band’s hapless husband comic Dagwood Bumstead, died Thursday at his Manhattan home. He was 93 years old. His […]

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3 Walking Routes to Tokyo’s Top Sights – Lonely Planet

Tokyo is rightly proud of its world-class public transportation system. But this amazing city also rewards slowing down and exploring its highlights on foot. Here’s how to do just that, connecting several Tokyo landmarks on wonderfully curated walks that showcase different parts of the city, from some of the most iconic outdoor and spacious attractions, […]

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Where will the Welsh Government’s £8billion green budget go for travel, homes and the economy

The Welsh government is pushing through a budget with a planned investment of £8.1billion to tackle the climate emergency. Finance Minister Rebecca Evans said this was the ‘overarching ambition’ of Wales’ new infrastructure investment strategy for the next three years. Business Live looked at where this investment will go to support the economy and the […]

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Contemporary Traditions in Horacio Rodriguez’s Salt Series Exhibit – The Daily Utah Chronicle

Avery Greig “El Camino del Diablo, the Devil’s Highway: Yuma 14” by Horacio Rodriguez (2022). (Photo by Avery Greig | The Daily Utah Chronicle) the Art Museum of Utah last salt episode of the series presents the artist Horace Rodriguezwhose work invites viewers to examine the identity of borders and the overlapping contexts of ancient […]

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Imagery Becomes Texture: The Latest from Corners Gallery | Art

ITHACA, NY – Founded in San Francisco in 1962 and based in New York since 1967, Artforum magazine has long been a fixture in contemporary – specifically, so-called “contemporary” – art. Known for its distinctive 10½ x 10½ inch footprint and bright, often garish visual content, the post was both widely read and widely mocked. […]

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$850,000 in US bailout grants go to Alabama arts organizations

The National Endowment for the Arts directed $850,000 in US bailout grants to Alabama institutions based in Birmingham, Mobile, Montgomery and Tuskegee. The seven grants are part of a list announced Thursday, made up of more than 500 grants totaling more than $57 million. It follows another round of unrelated grants from the American Rescue […]

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Feminine powers and shades of black enliven Naudline Pierre’s glimpse of a brighter future

Over the past two years, the people of our country have experienced social unrest, economic uncertainty and a catastrophic health crisis. The promise of a new future together involves the abolition of the old in the hope of what might be possible, but is certainly not yet assured. Artist Naudline Pierre’s first institutional solo exhibition, […]

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The edgy and lucid video art of Rafael França

Watching recent Brazilian films about AIDS, I was reminded of the paucity of depictions of the pandemic and its devastation on the country’s gay community in contemporary art of the time. It is an absence that has made artist José Leonilson’s audio cassette diartic entries so intensely haunting; Leonilson documented her lovers, her coming out […]

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KAWS launches its first major solo exhibition in London

Artist KAWS launches his first major solo exhibition in London, NEW FICTION, KAWS (Brian Donnelly b.1974) at the Serpentine. It will present new and recent physical and augmented reality works from January 18 to February 27, 2022. Brooklyn-based KAWS is considered one of the most innovative artists of his generation The exhibition is curated by […]

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Adam Neumann’s Next Act, Monster Leases and more – Business Watcher

Well, it didn’t take long. You would think that after Adam Neumann’s spectacular explosion at WeWork, he would just lay low for a while and count his millions. (Yes, Neumann, you have a golden parachute!) Well, if you were thinking that, you clearly don’t know Neumann. This week it was revealed (first through the the […]

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Year in review: a turning point for the arts in Aspen

Paperless tickets and vaccination cards are verified when attendees enter the Aspen Art Museum for the Monty Alexander Trio Rooftop Show at the JAS June Experience in downtown Aspen on Friday, June 25, 2021 (Kelsey Brunner / The Aspen Times) Pianist Matthew Whitaker performs in an Aspen Music Festival and School Recital to open the […]

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Moroccan artist Nabil El-Makhloufi evokes the importance of “enigmatic situations” in his work

DUBAI: From a delicate figurative drawing by Kahlil Gibran to Etel Adnan’s tricolor painting “Planet 8”, a recent exhibition at the Middle East Institute in Washington showcased the works of established and emerging Arab artists who have built their lives and their career in America. “Converging Lines: Tracing the Artistic Lineage of the Arab Diaspora […]

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How to find the Party Pass in Chica’s Green Room

This guide will help fans find the Party Pass in Chica’s Green Room and complete the Five Nights at Freddy’s: Security Breach’s Party Pass mission. The Party Pass mission to Five Nights at Freddy’s: Security Breach has two objectives, the first of which requires players to use the service elevators to Rockstar Row. This is […]

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Intellectualizing art: the work of Emre Hüner[Elektroisolazyon]’at Arter

In its conceptually freest and historically avant-garde form, experiencing the perplexity that contemporary art can instill is tantamount to living behind a language barrier. With only fragments of understanding and subject to frames of exclusivity, both mimetic when not entirely opaque, the heartbreaking charge of postmodern artists is that they support veils of darkness so […]

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Pace Gallery: Irving Penn: Photographism

Rhythm Gallery present Irving Penn: photography, an exhibition that brings together around 30 photographs, embodying Penn’s revolutionary photographic style. Stretching from 1939 to the beginning of the 2000s, the works presented will be accompanied by archival documents and rarely seen preparatory sketches, which articulate the notion of “photographism” of the artist. The exhibition proposes that […]

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Eighty-year-old Delhi art gallery gets a facelift

Dhoomimal may be one of Delhi’s oldest galleries, but after renovation nothing is out of fashion The refurbished interiors of the recently refurbished Dhoomimal Gallery feature specific elements that allow contemporary art to be discovered Founded eight decades ago, the Dhoomimal Gallery in New Delhi is one of the oldest names in art sales. For […]