Archive for November, 2017

Zimbabwean artist Terrence Musekiwa’s first American solo show on view at Catinca Tabacaru

Catinca Tabacaru New York is presenting Zimbabwean artist Terrence Musekiwa’s first American solo show, Standing on the line, not being on either side. Musekiwa’s found-object assemblages feature the artist's signature heads carved from stones. The exhibition is open through Dec 3, 2017. The Shona people have been carving stone for over a thousand years. Terrence Musekiwa comes from a... | Read More

Exhibition features works by Wadsworth and Jae Jarrell, founding members of the collective AfriCOBRA

Heritage: Wadsworth and Jae Jarrell examines the work and enduring legacy of Wadsworth and Jae Jarrell (Americans, b. 1929 and 1935). Inspired by the Cleveland Museum of Art’s recent acquisition of Heritage, a 1973 painting by Wadsworth Jarrell, the exhibition features 18 works from the mid-1960s to the present in a dazzling array of colorful paintings, sculptures and textiles. Taking the... | Read More

Lefebvre & Fils opens exhibition of works by Jay Kvapil

Lefebvre & Fils is presenting Landscapes, the second exhibition of work by the artist Jay Kvapil from 21 November to 9 December 2017. Jay Kvapil says: When I started making pottery again in 2004 after a long hiatus, my desire was to get to the very core of the ceramic process and the history of pottery. Glazes that melt, fuse, bubble, crawl, and drip in the heat of the kiln covering minimal... | Read More

Russian baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky dies aged 55

World-famous Russian baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky died on Wednesday in London following a long illness, according to announcements on his Facebook page and by the Vienna State Opera. He was 55. "This is a very, very sad day for all of us... With Dmitri Hvorostovsky we lost an outstanding singer and a real friend," Vienna State Opera director Dominique Meyer said. Hvorostovsky, tall and striking... | Read More

Family of tragic artist Claudel sell last of her work

An "unprecedented" trove of sculptures by the brilliant but tragic French artist Camille Claudel are to go under the hammer in Paris next week. Claudel, whose life and tortured love affair with fellow sculptor Auguste Rodin has inspired several films and plays, destroyed much of her work before she was confined to a psychiatric hospital by her brother, the poet Paul Claudel, in 1913. Auction... | Read More

Perrotin opens the first ever solo exhibition of works by MADSAKI

Perrotin announces “BADA BING, BADA BOOM”, the first ever solo exhibition of MADSAKI. This occasion marks the first opportunity to see the full range of works by MADSAKI in Seoul, Korea. New works are being featured in the exhibition, including works based on scenes from classic American films popular among Koreans such as Roman Holiday, Léon: The Professional,... | Read More

Extremely rare marine atlas that broke Britain’s symbolic grip on America expected to fetch up to $120,000

An extremely rare copy of the atlas that broke Britain’s final symbolic grip on America following the Revolution is expected to sell for up to $120,000 at Swann Auction Galleries in New York on December 5.­­ The American Pilot: Containing the Navigation of the Sea-Coast of North-America, originally published in 1791, was instrumental in the United States taking control of its own mapping... | Read More

Big Little Frame Up Art Sale Nov. 25 in Bedford

Big Little Frame Up Small Arts Sat., Nov. 25, 7-11pm Artists Apply Here: https://form.jotform.com/72796789428177After fighting your way through the craziness of Black Friday–come purchase framed, affordable, 5x7in and under artwork all priced 25 dollars and under.https://www.facebook.com/events/242999336228500/

Central Arts of Bedford

2816 Central Dr #140, Bedford,... | Read More

Holiday Presence XIII at the Kettle opens Nov. 25

In this season of joyous celebrations, Kettle Art presents our 13th annual Holiday Presence exhibition, This show features art, gifts, small works and unique, artisan-crafted pieces made exclusively by local artists. Nearly all works are $200.00 or under,  and all are cash & carry.

This exhibit runs through December 24.

Watch for special announcements throughout the... | Read More

Holiday Presence XIII at the Kettle opens Nov. 25

In this season of joyous celebrations, Kettle Art presents our 13th annual Holiday Presence exhibition, This show features art, gifts, small works and unique, artisan-crafted pieces made exclusively by local artists. Nearly all works are $200.00 or under,  and all are cash & carry.

This exhibit runs through December 24.

Watch for special announcements throughout the... | Read More

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