Monday, July 31, 2017

Art Movements


This week in art news: A group of artists and activists demanded the closure of the ICA Boston's Dana Schutz exhibition, an Andy Warhol painting owned by Alice Cooper was rediscovered in a storage locker, and arts writers and cultural figures accused ...


Museum's Plan To Sell 40 Works Has Art World Up In Arms
A museum in Western Massachusettts has found itself as the focus of a recurrent discussion in the art world: Is it ever okay for a museum to sell some of its works for financial reasons? For Van Shields, executive director of the Berkshire Museum in ...




'Civilizations' Global Art History Series Produced By PBS & BBC Set For Spring – TCA


PBS and BBC have teamed on Civilizations, a global nine-part series that tells the story of art from the beginning of human history to the present day, for premiere this spring on PBS. The series was announced as part of PBS' presentation Sunday at the ...and more »


The art of Japanese fans
July 30, 2017, 9:54 AM | On a sweltering summer afternoon, Japanese beat the heat the way their ancestors have done for centuries: head for the waterfront for some cooling breezes, put on a casual yukata kimono, and pack their hand fans. While flat ...
http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/the-art-of-japanese-fans/




Saturday, July 29, 2017

LA's Modern Art Maven: Galka Sheyer


However, if you make your way down the stairs to the basement galleries, past the Asian art, hidden in two windless rooms, you will find a wonderful exhibit well worth your time on Galka Scheyer, a German Jewish refugee whose passion for the work of ...


What to See in New York Art Galleries This Week
In their New York debut, however, the pair play up crowding, covering the entire interior of the Storefront for Art and Architecture — including the wonderful pivoting doors that dominate its idiosyncratic Vito Acconci design — with objects, parts of ...




Julius Thomas shares his appreciation for art


Art is therapeutic he said. The Dolphins traded for Thomas back in February. Thomas had the two best seasons of his career in 2013 and 2014, when Miami coach Adam Gase was offensive coordinator of the Denver Broncos. Thomas had 65 catches for 788 ...and more »


In New Condos, Art Is Now a Crucial Part of the Deal
Greenpoint isn't the only neighborhood getting a blast of developer-commissioned art. New residential developments across the city are installing significant works by artists both emerging and established in outdoor plazas, lobbies, common spaces and ...




Friday, July 28, 2017

Art and Museums in NYC This Week


Our guide to new art shows — and some that will be closing soon. 'RICHARD GERSTL' at the Neue Galerie (through Sept. 25). The work of this young turn-of-the-century Viennese painter, who committed suicide in 1908 after a scandalous affair with the ...


What Is This Art Gallery Doing on a Congolese Palm-Oil Plantation?
In April 2017 an art gallery opened in an improbable place—on a former palm oil plantation in Lusanga, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Located more than 400 miles southeast of the Congolese capital, Kinshasa, the town is remote and ...




How Bill Belichick has mastered the art of saying nothing


Since Bill Belichick resigned as "HC of the NYJ" and joined the New England Patriots, the team's five Super Bowl championships and 14 AFC East titles mark an unprecedented run of sustained success. That success has also bred an impressive level of ...and more »


Berkshire Museum's Planned Sale of Art Draws Opposition
The plan to sell works by artists like Norman Rockwell, Frederic Church, Albert Bierstadt and Alexander Calder would violate the ethical codes of both organizations, the American Alliance of Museums and the Association of Art Museum Directors, which ...




Thursday, July 27, 2017

The Art and Artistry of Double Dutch


Yes, double Dutch is very much an art form. And who knew? It even has roots at Lincoln Center. Jill Sternheimer, the director of public programming at Lincoln Center, had no idea herself until she stumbled upon a video circulating on Facebook. The ...and more »


The sorry state of a multimillion-dollar art collection reveals deeper troubles at India's national airline
In the early 1980s, India's national airline, Air India, commissioned a painting from artist Anjolie Ela Menon to add to a collection of contemporary Indian art that hung in its offices and executive lounges around the world. Menon created “Inside ...and more »




In Gold Butte in Nevada, Ancient Rock Art and Rugged Beauty


I had found the site of the rock art known as 21 Goats. Earlier in the afternoon, I had written in my notebook, “Gold Butte is beautiful but not breathtaking.” I was thinking about how it compares with other great destinations of the American West such ...


Making and Looking at Art May Reduce Depression and Doctor Visits, Report Suggests
We all know that art can change your life, but what about helping to save it? A new report has found evidence that the arts bring a wide range of health benefits, speeding medical recoveries and improving overall quality of life. Released last week in ...




Tuesday, July 25, 2017

North Logan families grace Elk Ridge Park with chalk art


NORTH LOGAN — Councilwoman Kristen Anderson has family south of Cache Valley who participated in a chalk art festival. She was so impressed with the idea that she decided to bring that same event to the city she represents. “It seemed like a fun thing ...


From the vault: 'Art in the Center' from 1974 about CCS
Most classrooms have paper, notebooks and rulers, but the students at the Art School of the Detroit Society of Arts and Crafts don't use these items for calculus and economics. Instead, students here are taught to draw with a pencil, work with clay on ...




The Art Of Strike Vector EX


Fine Art is a celebration of the work of video game artists, showcasing the best of both their professional and personal portfolios. If you're in the business and have some concept, environment, promotional or character art you'd like to share, drop us ...


Tensions in the Art Classroom
Michael Bonesteel, well-known in the art world as a professor specializing in comics and outsider art, has resigned from his position at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago amid tensions between the institution, his students and himself. The ...and more »




Monday, July 24, 2017

Charles McGee's Vibrant Art and the Beauty of Detroit | The New ...


Morgan Meis on the artist Charles McGee and the significance of his new mural, “Unity,” in downtown Detroit.and more »







The Duchess of Cambridge and Family Refine the Art of Pantone Politics


The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (wearing a Catherine Walker look) with their children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, on Wednesday as they arrived at Berlin Tegel Airport. Credit Chris Jackson/Getty Images. The second European outreach tour ...and more »


Sean McGrath's Affinity for Art
Being influenced by his grandma, who graduated from the art institute, McGrath got his BFA in studio art from Henderson State University. What is it about the hobby that McGrath loves so much? “It keeps your brain active,” McGrath said. “Anything you ...and more »




OCEANIC - Blue Expressive Abstract Art





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Internationally selling artist, KR Moehr is a SW USA (Arizona) abstract artist. Her specialty is abstract landscapes, modern expressives and contemporary textured paintings. She works with acrylics, oils, mixed media.



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Howling at the Moon: Watch New Video by Artist Will Benedict for Noise Band Wolf Eyes


The artist Will Benedict has worked on multiple projects with the American noise band Wolf Eyes, highlights of which include a music video that featured Charlie Rose interviewing an alien and a documentary about global food distribution called Toilets Not Temples, Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/24/howling-at-the-moon-watch-new-video-by-artist-will-benedict-for-noise-band-wolf-eyes/

Istanbul Biennial Announces 2017 Artist List


The 15th edition runs September 16 through November 12. Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/24/istanbul-biennial-announces-2017-artist-list/

FIRST YELLOW - Original Oil Painting

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FIRST YELLOW
Inspired by the first pop of color in the spring.


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Signed on back
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KR Moehr, Artist

Works can be found at:

Phoenician Scottsdale Resort, Scottsdale, AZ
Loewes San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Morrison House Restaurant
Reaissance St. Louis, St. Louis, MO

Internationally selling artist, KR Moehr is a SW USA (Arizona) abstract artist. Her specialty is abstract landscapes, modern expressives and contemporary textured paintings. She works with acrylics, oils, mixed media.

See more of her work online at fine online galleries, through her sites:

facetimeart.com
originalartsgallery.com

NEW VISTA -Modern Abstract Art Painting

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USA modern artist, KR Moehr
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See more of my art!
Works can be found at:

Phoenician Scottsdale Resort, Scottsdale, AZ
Loewes San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Morrison House Restaurant
Reaissance St. Louis, St. Louis, MO

Internationally selling artist, KR Moehr is a SW USA (Arizona) abstract artist. Her specialty is abstract landscapes, modern expressives and contemporary textured paintings. She works with acrylics, oils, mixed media.

See more of her work online at fine online galleries, through her sites:

facetimeart.com
originalartsgallery.com

Passion's Crush

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Works can be found at:

Phoenician Scottsdale Resort, Scottsdale, AZ
Loewes San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Morrison House Restaurant
Reaissance St. Louis, St. Louis, MO

Internationally selling artist, KR Moehr is a SW USA (Arizona) abstract artist. Her specialty is abstract landscapes, modern expressives and contemporary textured paintings. She works with acrylics, oils, mixed media.

See more of her work online at fine online galleries, through her sites:

facetimeart.com
originalartsgallery.com

9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week


A guide to the next seven days. Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/24/9-art-events-to-attend-in-new-york-city-this-week-113/

Morning Links: Ivanka Trump’s $25 Million Collection Edition


Here's what we're reading this morning. Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/24/morning-links-ivanka-trumps-25-million-collection-edition/

Habitat: Studio Visits With Artists in Hong Kong


Peer into eight sites with creators at work. Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/24/habitat-in-hong-kong-studio-visits-with-artists-in-asia/

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Art Industry News: Leonardo DiCaprio Taps Adrian Ghenie to Help Save the Planet + More Must-Read Stories


Israeli Art Student's Use of Auschwitz Artifacts Incites Furor – The student, Rotem Bides, claims to have collected objects from the former concentration camp for use in a school exhibition. The move has prompted heated backlash from the college as ...


Getty Museum Buys Art by Michelangelo, Parmigianino and More ...
Jean-Antoine Watteau's “La Surprise,” circa 1718, was the lone painting in the acquisition. It was thought lost until 2008. Credit via Getty Museum.and more »




Art and Museums in NYC This Week


One of the wisest, savviest museum exhibitions of the summer may not have much actual art in it, but it circles the subject like a satellite around a planet. Using prints, slide shows, books and iPads, it presents image-only camera-phone exchanges ...


Charles McGee's Vibrant Art and the Beauty of Detroit
It is currently being revisited at museums all around the city (the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, the Detroit Institute of Arts, the Detroit Historical Museum, and more) and it will soon hit the multiplex: “Detroit,” directed by ...




Morning Links: $3.9 M. Coin Edition


Here's what we're reading this morning. Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/13/morning-links-3-9-m-coin-edition/

True Confessions of a Justified Art Dealer, Part Eight: My $500,000 Mistake


Previous entries in Mesler s column are here.In February 2017 my family and I relocated from New York to Sag Harbor where we are happy and building a new life. I have stopped drinking and know I can never go back. Rental, my Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/13/true-confessions-of-a-justified-art-dealer-part-eight-my-500000-mistake/

‘End of Times; Beginning of Times’: The ARoS Triennial in Denmark Stares Down Climate Change


As the sun started setting around 10 p.m. in Denmark, attendees at a reception on the rooftop of the ARoS Aarhus Art Museum included a lot of Scandinavians but also Rirkrit Tiravanija, Doug Aitken, and Meg Webster, all assembled amid an otherworldly vibe Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/13/end-of-times-beginning-of-times-the-aros-triennial-in-denmark-stares-down-climate-change/

Greene Naftali Now Represents Tony Cokes


Greene Naftali gallery in New York now represents Tony Cokes, the video artist known for his text-heavy films that combine original and appropriated imagery, often with an attention to identity and power structures.Cokes s work resists what he calls the representational Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/13/greene-naftali-now-represents-tony-cokes/

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Guggenheim Museum to Stage Danh Vo Survey in 2018


This coming February, the Guggenheim Museum in New York will present a comprehensive survey of Danh Vo, the Vietnamese-born artist whose installations, photographs, sculptures, and actions have, over the past 15 years, focused on authorship and crisscrossing peoples and cultures. Katherine Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/13/guggenheim-museum-to-stage-danh-vo-survey-in-2018/

Gokula Stoffel at Fortes D’Aloia & Gabriel Galpão, São Paulo


Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.Today’s show: “Gokula Stoffel: Anxious Madonna” is on view at Fortes D’Aloia & Gabriel Galpão in São Paulo through Saturday, July 29. The solo exhibition, the São Paulo–based artist s Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/13/gokula-stoffel-at-fortes-daloia-gabriel-galpao-sao-paulo/

Morning Links: Judith Beheading Holofernes Edition


Here's what we're reading this morning. Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/14/judith-beheading-holofernes-edition/

Mason Poole Photographs Beyoncé [Updated]


Sir Carter and Rumi 1 month today.
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/14/awol-erizku-shoots-beyonce-again-updated-with-correction/

Hirshhorn Gala to Honor 31 Women Artists, Including Yoko Ono, Lorna Simpson, Jenny Holzer, Njideka Akunyili Crosby


On November 6, the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington, D.C., will honor 31 female artists at its annual gala. The artists, who range from Njideka Akunyili Crosby to Yayoi Kusama, whose mirror rooms were the subject of a Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/14/hirshhorn-gala-to-honor-31-women-artists-including-yoko-ono-lorna-simpson-jenny-holzer-njideka-akunyili-crosby/

Istanbul’s Rampa Gallery Has Closed


Rampa, a well-regarded contemporary art gallery in Istanbul has shut its doors after seven years in business. The gallery s final show was a solo outing with Selma Gürbüz that ended in April, but the closure appears not to have been Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/14/istanbuls-rampa-gallery-has-closed/

Lorrena Herrera Rashid at Marso Gallery, Mexico City


Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday. Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/14/lorrena-herrera-rashid-at-marso-gallery-mexico-city/

Michael Auping, Longtime Chief Curator of Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Retires


Michael Auping, who has been with the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth for nearly a quarter-century, is retiring as chief curator, according to the Texas art website Glasstire.Auping’s curatorial credits at the museum are long, and include the recent Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/14/michael-auping-chief-curator-of-modern-art-museum-of-fort-worth-retires/

Morning Links: Knocking Over Sculpture With a Selfie Edition


A Tour Through EuropeA show of work by Modigliani at the Doge s Palace in Geneva has closed after 21 works turned out to be fakes. [The Telegraph]Read this very positive review of Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/17/morning-links-knocking-over-sculpture-with-a-selfie-edition/

9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week


A guide to the next seven days. Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/17/9-art-events-to-attend-in-new-york-city-this-week-112/

Exhibitor List Announced for New York’s Salon Art + Design Fair


The Salon Art + Design fair has announced the exhibitor list for its upcoming edition, at the Park Avenue Armory in New York November 9-13. The sixth edition of the design fair will present historic and contemporary furniture, decorative arts, and fine Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/17/exhibitor-list-announced-for-new-yorks-salon-art-design-fair/

Coming to Light: Long-Lost New Media Pioneer Thomas Wilfred Dazzles in Yale Retrospective


Thomas Wilfred (1889–1968) created experiments in light and movement which in their ephemeral form and duration—some projections repeat only once every several years— challenge our notion of an artwork as a viewable experience. A show at Yale curated by Keely Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/17/coming-to-light-long-lost-new-media-pioneer-thomas-wilfred-dazzles-in-yale-retrospective/

‘Blue Black’ at Pulitzer Arts Foundation, St. Louis, Missouri


Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday. Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/17/blue-black-at-pulitzer-arts-foundation-st-louis-missouri/

Morning Links: Damaged Poussin Paintings Edition


Here's what we're reading this morning. Read More
http://www.artnews.com/2017/07/18/morning-links-damaged-poussin-paintings-edition/