8 hrs ago
Viewpoint: Springfield's treasure for over 150 years
A press conference is held at the D'Amour Museum of Fine Arts Tuesday, announcing the Springfield Museums receipt of recognition of accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums.
16 hrs ago
Special pricing on getaways to Montreal, Canada
Montreal is a top destination for a getaway vacation and the special deals being offered make this an ideal time to visit.
22 hrs ago
Stefan Abrams "Model #1" (2013), inkjet print, at the Print Center.
Two Philadelphia artists who created entirely different bodies of work in their careers but whose art displayed a similarly strong desire for personal expression are being remembered in memorial exhibitions this month and next.
Fri May 17, 2013
'In Pursuit of Coastal Light' opens May 24
Archipelago Fine Arts Gallery, 386 Main Street in Rockland, invites the public to a reception from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 24, for "In Pursuit of Coastal Light," a spring show of work by Gary Hoyle of Swan's Island and Andrea Peters of East Boothbay.
Thu May 16, 2013
The Rest of the Best: Houston's Top 10 Tiny Art Galleries
Everything's actually not bigger in Texas, at least not when it comes to art galleries.
Art in the Park New at BTPD! Area residents are invited to Bourbonnais Township Park District's Art in the Park - a traditional fine arts festival with a twist! The event will be held on Saturday, June 8, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Perry Farm Park, 450 N. Kennedy Drive in Bourbonnais, with family-friendly prices - three activities for $5 or $2 per ... (more)
Wed May 15, 2013
Mitchell Johnson: 'Color and Shape'
"Mitchell Johnson: Color and Shape," an exhibit of the paintings of Mitchell Johnson of Menlo Park, is on display at the Community School of Music and Arts in Mountain View through Sunday, May 26.
at Your Library:
International Museum Day, held annually since 1977, occurs on May 18. Museums around the world are participating with programs centering on the idea of museums as a means of cultural exchange, promoting mutual understanding, cooperation, and peace.
Suffering for one's art
Is it art to nail yourself to the top of a VW Beetle, set yourself on fire or crawl naked over broken glass? Chris Burden, who holds a Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of California, Irvine, thinks so.
'Original characters': Museum director shows his artists side in library show
During May and June, the York Public Library will host an art exhibition by Ron Crusan, executive director and curator of the Ogunquit Museum of American Art.
Tue May 14, 2013
Springfield Museums wins national accreditation from American Alliance of Museums
Holly Smith-Bove, President of the Springfield Museums, at the podium, made the announcement for the recognition of accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums, for the Springfield Museums, during a press conference Tuesday at the D'Amour Museum of Fine Arts.
The Frick Announces Important Loans from Horace Wood Brock
The Frick Collection has announced the extended loan of several important decorative arts objects from Horace Wood Brock, one of America's most remarkable collectors.
Tampa Bay Newspapers
MFA announces summer admission
The Museum of Fine Arts is opening its doors wide this summer. Admission is now $10 for everyone through Sept.
Mon May 13, 2013
Groundbreaking Virginia collections displayed in permanent galleries at Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts opened its permanent early 20th-century European art galleries on May 4, showcasing French and German art from the first half of the 20th century.
Tampa Bay Newspapers
MFA names glass conservatory
Mary Alice McClendon stands near Joseph Lefebvre's Portrait of Julia Foster Ward .
Lake Cowichan Gazette
LFAS graduate Dan Lee is among the team members at Safdie Architects who designed Bishan, a spectacular residential complex being built in Singapore.
Naples Daily News
Nanophotonica Is Winner of 4th Annual $50,000 Cade Museum Prize
Nanophotonica is the winner of the 4th Annual $50,000 Cade Museum Prize. A next-generation S-QLED display panel from NanoPhotonica in Orlando that is 60% less expensive and uses 50% less power than current flat panel display screens.
Sun May 12, 2013
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston opens two 18th-century period rooms from Great Britain
The Hamilton Palace Room, May 8, 2013. Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Five MFA programs close to Newark, NJ
Pursuing an MFA in fine arts is no easy task. Your skills and artistic ability is put to the ultimate test and you might be wondering 'what's the point?' An MFA degree is otherwise known as a terminal degree because there isn't a Ph.D and the only thing an MFA qualifies you to do, technically, is teach.
Fri May 10, 2013
Community Advocate Newspaper
Shrewsbury's vibrant art community offers many opportunities
Shrewsbury resident Nancy Allen still remembers the pride she felt when a nun gave her high praise for her first crayon drawing in first grade.