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Art Exhibitions

Jean Dubuffet -- Mayor Retrospective at Fondation Beyeler (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 02.06.2016 | Arts
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The exhibition at Fondation Beyeler focuses on Jean Dubuffet's idea of landscape, which in his hands can transform itself into a body, a face or an object. Portraits, female nudes and still lives turn into vibrant landscapes.

How Heartbreak Changes Us

Vicki Larson | Posted 02.08.2016 | Arts
Vicki Larson

Love lasts forever. But what if it doesn't? What if we have it and it goes away? What if we have it and it turns into something hurtful? What if we th...

Nurit Avesar: Elemental Energies

Shana Nys Dambrot | Posted 02.05.2016 | Arts
Shana Nys Dambrot

Artwork by Nurit Avesar (detail) 2015 Truth does not inhabit only the inner man, or more accurately, there is no inner man; man is in the world, an...

Dwora Fried: Unboxing Vienna

Shana Nys Dambrot | Posted 01.19.2016 | Arts
Shana Nys Dambrot

For an adult such as mixed media assemblagist and painter Dwora Fried, this childlike exercise offers the perfect way to re-examine issues and memories surfacing from childhood as a personal matter, as well as to deconstruct the context of those experiences in a more historical or cultural mode.

Memory and Meaning Explored in "Book/Marks: What We Leave Behind"

Thomas Gladysz | Posted 01.19.2016 | San Francisco
Thomas Gladysz

Photographs, a stub from a coat check, an envelope, a concert ticket, yellowing note cards, matchbooks, an old receipt, those small paper calendars ca...

Show Business: Reflections on an Art Opening

RitaMarie Cimini | Posted 01.05.2016 | Arts
RitaMarie Cimini

As 2016 approached, I found myself looking back and thinking about the the many gifts I have in my life. This is also a time to reflect on our achie...

The 21 Exhibitions You'll Be Talking About Next Year

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 12.29.2015 | Arts

New Year's resolutions are, for the most part, a terrible drag. But there is a certain pleasure to mapping out the year in stellar museum exhibitions...

Woven Gold: Tapestries of Louis XIV

Susan Jaques | Posted 12.14.2015 | Arts
Susan Jaques

One of the first things seven-year-old Louis XIV did as France's King was to give away a set of exquisite medieval tapestries. As an adult, the Sun Ki...

Art Basel Miami Beach 2015 Private View (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 12.03.2015 | Arts
VernissageTV

In Art Basel's American show, Art Basel Miami Beach 2015, 267 leading galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa show works of Modern, contemporary and emerging art.

Alexander Calder: Performing Sculpture. Retrospective at Tate Modern, London (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 11.25.2015 | Arts
VernissageTV

With Performing Sculpture, the Tate Modern in London presents the UK's largest ever exhibition of Alexander Calder, who was one of the ground-breaking artists of the 20th Century and pioneer of kinetic sculpture.

Julio Larraz: Creator of Dreams

Samantha Matcovsky | Posted 10.15.2015 | Arts
Samantha Matcovsky

For the last 45 years, Julio has bestowed upon the world hundreds of paintings that not only tell a fantastical tale suggesting where he's been and what he's seen , but they also explore a rather exotic aspect of the human subconscious.

Noah Purifoy: Junk Dada at the Los Angeles County Museum LACMA (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 09.18.2015 | Arts
VernissageTV

Noah Purifoy: Junk Dada at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is the first monographic exhibition dedicated to California-based artist Noah ...

Just Yell/Poetry as Self Defense: The Physical Embodiment of Language

Poetry Foundation | Posted 09.14.2015 | Books
Poetry Foundation

Monday, August 10, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Poetry Foundation 61 West Superior Street Free admission In the second of three performances in Cheryl Pope's ...

Interview with Martin Creed (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 09.09.2015 | Arts
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"It's very important not to trust yourself" says British artist, musician and Turner Prize winner Martin Creed in this interview on the occasion of the opening reception of his solo exhibition at Hauser & Wirth Gallery in Zürich, Switzerland.

Korakrit Arunanondchai "Painting With History in a Room Filled With People With Funny Names 3" at Palais de Tokyo, Paris

Madelaine D'Angelo | Posted 08.31.2015 | Arts
Madelaine D'Angelo

Korakrit Arunanonchai recently opened an installation at Palais de Tokyo in Paris, which tells the story of the formation of a painter.

September Must-See Gallery Exhibitions in New York

Madelaine D'Angelo | Posted 08.28.2015 | Arts
Madelaine D'Angelo

Arthena is sharing three of its top picks for gallery exhibitions you won't want to miss this September. Jan Kossen Art Gallery, Causey Contemporary gallery and Art 3 are just a few of New York's galleries with upcoming exhibitions that are shaping up to be must-sees.

Arthena's Guide to This Week's Can't-Miss Art Exhibitions

Madelaine D'Angelo | Posted 08.17.2015 | Arts
Madelaine D'Angelo

From August 4th to September 7th, Niki de Saint Phalle's "Californian Diary" will be on view at Nohra Haime Gallery. Niki de Saint Phalle, whose work often reflected her relationship with California, is exhibiting nine silkscreens that visually convey her experiences with California.

Elizabeth Livingston's Paintings Come Out of Darkness With Solo Show 'Night Fell' in LES

Adrian Margaret Brune | Posted 08.12.2015 | Arts
Adrian Margaret Brune

That general reluctance toward averment has, perhaps, kept Livingston away from the necessary self-promotion required for the coveted New York scene since she earned an MFA in painting at Boston University.

8 Artists Hide and Show in Los Angeles at MAMA Gallery

Jessica Robin Trent | Posted 08.03.2015 | Arts
Jessica Robin Trent

To Hide To Show is a group exhibition at MAMA, one of the newest contemporary art galleries taking Los Angeles by storm. The exhibition title is derived from the loose English translation of a contemporary French social anthropological study entitled "Montrer / Occulter."

Alexander Calder's Abstract Paintings (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 07.29.2015 | Arts
VernissageTV

Alexander Calder's abstract paintings are largely unknown, but they mark the decisive transition from figuration to abstraction in the artist's work. At the same time, they herald his first abstract sculptures in which he progressively introduced not only actual motion, but also unprecedented concepts such as sound and viewer intervention.

Bring Ai Weiwei's Tree to London

Charlotte Appleyard | Posted 07.15.2015 | Arts
Charlotte Appleyard

Weiwei wants to support those people of China, those unheard voices. Whilst he is no longer imprisoned his passport remains confiscated and he's not allowed to leave the country.

Interview With the Curator of Art Basel's 'Unlimited' Sector (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 07.07.2015 | Arts
VernissageTV

Unlimited is Art Basel's exhibition platform for projects that transcend the limitations of a classical art-show stand. The sector includes out-sized sculpture and paintings, video projections, large-scale installations, and live performances.

Spathe at CACA, Saint Petersburg

John Gascot | Posted 07.06.2015 | Arts
John Gascot

Step into the Cory Allen Contemporary Art showroom (2121 2nd Ave South, St. Petersburg, FL) and you will be greeted by a cast of wondrous and otherworldly characters.

Art Basel in Basel 2015 Unlimited (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 06.17.2015 | Arts
VernissageTV

The Unlimited sector of the international art fair Art Basel in Basel, Switzerland, presents large scale installations, paintings and sculptures, performances and videos in Hall 1 of Messe Basel. This year, the fair presents 74 projects.

The Photographic Eye of Sarah Kaufman

Jack Meyer | Posted 06.08.2015 | Arts
Jack Meyer

With the click of a shutter, the photographer catches a moment in time, thereby capturing a desired subject. Sarah Kaufman focuses her lens on moments of quotidian experience.