10 hrs ago
Big change at MFAH: Rich Kinder elected new chairman of renowned museum's board
It comes as no surprise to Museum of Fine Arts, Houston observers that today the board of trustees unanimously elected Rich Kinder, a life trustee, as its new chairman.
19 hrs ago
Installation by renowed artist Lee Mingwei to open at Peranakan Museum
Visitors to the Peranakan Museum will soon have a smashing time -- with a new installation by internationally renowned artist Lee Mingwei.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Michaan's Auctions Fine Art, Furniture, Decorative Arts and Jewelry sale a success
Michaan's Auctions series of fine sales for the year 2013 began with an offering of American and European furniture and decorative arts, fine arts and jewelry.
BiZBash Event Style News
Boston Gala Gets Global Inspiration
At the Unicef Children's Champion Award Dinner on June 10, guests partook in a family-style celebration at Boston's Museum of Fine Arts .
Sun Jun 16, 2013
The Greenville News
Boston's 'Masterpieces of Landscape' opens at Greenville museum
The famed American artists of the Hudson River School created far more than mere pretty paintings of landscapes.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Farmington Daily Times
Farmington Museum features local artists in Handmade Fine Arts Show
As Farmington Museum director Bart Wilsey was preparing for the Adventure in the Arts exhibit -- a show that will feature famous artists such as Andy Warhol -- he started to wonder how the museum could showcase local artists at the same time.
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts opens exhibition of works by American artist Dale Chihuly
From June 8 to October 20, 2013 the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts presents the artwork of the incomparable American artist Dale Chihuly.
Springs museum showcases the works of Bunnell
For instance, "Contrasts" is one of his early pieces from 1928. Pikes Peak looms largely in the background, in hues of purple and green, and in the foreground, a row of houses decorates the spacious fields.
St. Petersburg Times
St. Petersburg Museum of Fine Arts undergoing renovation
Gone soon will be the drab linen wall coverings and stained carpets that muted the beauty of the permanent collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
The London Free Press
Art, people combine to light up downtown
Artists Jennifer Martin, Peter Lebel and James Kirkpatrick hang out in Kirkpatrick's loft while they plan what they'll do at the Vanity House site during London's Nuit Blanche.
St. Petersburg Times
Last chance to see Pearlstein exhibit at Museum of Fine Arts
If you haven't seen "Philip Pearlstein's People, Places, Things" at the Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, go very soon.
Knoxville News Sentinel
15th annual Lavender Festival set for Saturday in OR
It's a celebration of herbs, it's in its 15th year, and it's in the original heart of this formerly secret city.
This Is Leicestershire
Ian unveils his timeless art in park
A group of new sculptures has been unveiled at a Charnwood beauty spot as part of a project to help budding artists bloom.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Ukrainian life in academic paintings by Kornylo Ustyianovych
Kornylo Ustyianovych, son of a Galician priest, Ukrainian Russophile writer and public figure, one of the founders and leaders of the "Enlightenment" society Mykola Ustyianovych, was born on September 22, 1839 in the village of Vovche near Lviv.
Russia Beyond the Headlines
Major Pre-Raphaelite exhibition opens in Moscow
The Pre-Raphaelites exhibition "Victorian Avant-Garde" at the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts includes paintings from the Tate Gallery in London and works from private collections in in Britain and the United States.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
The Austin Chronicle
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston , exhibit, "Faking it: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop" debunks the adage that "the camera never lies," but supports the idea that "a picture is worth a thousand words."
Bill Traylor's iconic works of art go on view at American Folk Art Museum in New York
Drawings by self-taught artist Bill Traylor, one of the most iconic 20th century American artists, are on view at the American Folk Art Museum , 2 Lincoln Square in New York City, from June 11 through September 22, 2013.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Dede Wilsey re-elected prez of Fine Arts Museums board with little fanfare
At a quarterly meeting on June 6, Diane "Dede" Wilsey was summarily re-elected as president of the Board of Trustees of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco .
Tom Lidtke to retire from Museum of Wisconsin Art
Serving in an emeritus capacity since November 2012, Lidtke's last official day at the museum was Friday, June 7. As executive director since 1982, Lidtke led the museum through changes in its 51-year history, including the launch of the $9.3-million-capital project that led to the recent opening of the new museum building located on Veterans ... (more)