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The Albright-Knox Gallery in Buffalo, New York, has selected the architecture firm OMA to lead its expansion plan, which will involve adding a new wing to the museum’s existing structure. Founded in Rotterdam in 1975 by the celebrated architect Rem…
Posted on Tuesday, 07 June 2016 10:46
1. This Eliot Noyes-designed home is one of Connecticut’s finest architectural treasures. In the mid-twentieth century, a number of influential architects, including Marcel Breuer, Philip Johnson, and Eliot Noyes, settled in New Canaan, Connecticut. Together, they helped turn the bucolic…
Posted on Monday, 06 June 2016 10:53
Peter Paul Rubens’ The Resurrection of Christ is on view for the first time in eighty years. The work, which was recently authenticated and restored, is being exhibiting at the State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg. Catherine the Great gave…
Posted on Monday, 06 June 2016 10:52
A visitor to the recently revamped  San Francisco Museum of Modern Art tripped and fell into Andy Warhol’s Triple Elvis on Thursday, June 2. While no major damage has been reported, the painting was removed from the gallery and taken…
Posted on Monday, 06 June 2016 10:51
On Tuesday, June 21, an important portrait by Amedeo Modigliani will be offered at Sotheby’s Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale in London. The work, which depicts the artist’s muse, Jeanne Hébuterne, has been in a private collection for the…
Posted on Monday, 06 June 2016 10:50
Rembrandt’s first masterpiece, Judas Returning the Thirty Pieces of Silver, is currently on view at the Morgan Library & Museum in New York. The canvas, painted in 1629 when Rembrandt was only twenty-three years old, resides in a private British…
Posted on Monday, 06 June 2016 10:49
For most interior designers, there are easy clients, difficult clients, and then there is the hardest client of all: themselves. “When you work with clients, you have lots of parameters,” says Robert Passal, a New York designer known for his…
Posted on Friday, 03 June 2016 11:17
The Vitra Museum has unveiled its new, Herzog & de Meuron-designed gallery in Weil am Rhein, Germany. The new space will allow the Vitra Design Museum to display its permanent collection for the first time. The gallery joins a slew…
Posted on Friday, 03 June 2016 11:16
The influential photographer William Eggleston is the latest artist to join David Zwirner Gallery. For the past five years, Eggleston has been represented by Gagosian Gallery. Zwirner, who represents some of the most sought-after artists working today, including, Jeff Koons,…
Posted on Friday, 03 June 2016 11:15
A recently discovered painting by the Belgian artist James Ensor realized $1.1 million at an auction in Vienna on Tuesday, May 31. The painting, which was created between 1925 and 1930, was first owned by Simone Breton—an art dealer and…
Posted on Friday, 03 June 2016 11:14
The Louvre and the Musee d’Orsay have closed their doors as the nearby Seine River continues to rise, threatening dangerous flooding. Both institutions have emergency plans in place and will relocate collections as the need arises. According to a statement…
Posted on Friday, 03 June 2016 11:14
1. Haverford Original by Eberlein Design Consultants This stunning home posed a unique challenge for designer Barbara Eberlein: how to integrate the two divergent backgrounds of its owners—his dramatic southern Californian and her exotic Dutch-Indonesian—seamlessly? Eberlein embarked on a comprehensive…
Posted on Thursday, 02 June 2016 11:26
After losing funding last year, UC San Diego has decided to shutter its University Art Gallery for good. The announcement coincides with the gallery’s fiftieth anniversary. The university, which has seen a swell in enrollment, will convert the gallery into…
Posted on Thursday, 02 June 2016 11:25
After a lengthy legal battle between Tower Hamlets Council in east London and Bromley Council in south London, the Court of Appeal has ruled that Henry Moore’s Draped Seated Woman belongs to Tower Hamlets. The work, which currently resides in…
Posted on Thursday, 02 June 2016 11:24
Italy is in the midst of an international search for new directors to lead its most notable museums and heritage sites. Officials hope that bringing in accomplished professionals from abroad will help reinvigorate Italy’s cultural sector. Last year, the country…
Posted on Thursday, 02 June 2016 11:23
The Museum of Modern Art in New York will send a number of masterpieces from its collection, including works by Vincent van Gogh, Pablo Picasso, and Henri Matisse, to the National Gallery of Victoria. Many of the works have never…
Posted on Thursday, 02 June 2016 11:22
1. This architectural wonder boasts unmatched views of the Pacific—This home, designed by the California-based architect Don Edson, is meant to mimic the sculptural, alabaster structures found in Santorini, Greece. One of only ten homes set on Marine Street Beach—one…
Posted on Wednesday, 01 June 2016 10:51
A Ukrainian art collector has returned a stolen Old Master painting to the Netherlands’ Westfries Museum. The work, Isaak Ouwater's Nieuwstraat in Hoorn, is one of twenty-four paintings stolen from the institution in 2005. The canvas is the fifth piece…
Posted on Wednesday, 01 June 2016 10:50
American art scholar Alexander Nemerov will deliver six talks in 2017 as part of the National Gallery of Art’s A.W. Mellon Lecture Series. Nemerov, who teaches art history at Stanford University, will discuss the work of painters like Thomas Cole…
Posted on Wednesday, 01 June 2016 10:49
Xavier Bray has been named Director of the Wallace Collection in London. Bray, an expert in Spanish Golden Age art, is currently chief curator at the Dulwich Picture Gallery. Located in the historic Hertford House, the Wallace Collection features twenty-five…
Posted on Wednesday, 01 June 2016 10:48
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