Tuesday, December 6th, 2016

Thomas Lawrence Retrospective Showcases Dazzling Portraits of High Society in Regency London

February 24, 2011 by  
Filed under Art Events & Exhibitions

NEW HAVEN, CT.- The Yale Center for British Art is the only North American venue for a landmark retrospective of the great Regency painter, Thomas Lawrence (1769-1830). On view from February 24, 2011 through –June 5, 2011, Thomas Lawrence: Regency Power and Brilliance showcases outstanding works by the most important British portrait painter of his generation. It also explores the development of Lawrence’s career as one of the most celebrated and influential artists in Europe in the early nineteenth century. [...]

Portraits in the Presence of Marina Abramovic by Marco Anelli to Be Published by Aperture

December 29, 2010 by  
Filed under Photography

NEW YORK, NY.- After becoming an internet sensation, Marco Anelli’s powerful portraits of sitters in the historic 2010 Marina Abramovic performance at the Museum of Modern Art are now collected and available in their entirety in the Aperture monograph, Portraits in the Presence of Marina Abramovic. The centerpiece of The Artist is Present, the landmark retrospective of this pioneer of performance art’s oeuvre, was Abramovic herself, who sat silently in the museum’s atrium inviting visitors to take a seat across [...]

Hirshhorn Launches iPhone App, the First by a Smithsonian Art Museum

June 8, 2010 by  
Filed under Museums & Galleries

WASHINGTON, DC.- The Smithsonian’s Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden announces the release of a mobile application for “Yves Klein: With the Void, Full Powers,” the first major retrospective of the artist’s work in the United States in nearly 30 years. This is the first mobile application offered to the public by a Smithsonian art museum, representing a commitment to technology that enriches the experience of visitors on- and off-site. The Klein application is available in the iTunes App Store for [...]