Earlier this year, LACMA engaged artist Vera Lutter – through a commission sponsored by Sotheby’s – to create a series of works using camera obscura, her signature technique. Her large-scale photographs depict two-dimensional works from the permanent
Through careful conservation, restoration and adaptive reuse, ASHK’s new home since 2012 is a successfully transformed hub for cultural, artistic and intellectual exploration.
John Singer Sargent painted "Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose" between 1885 and 1886, and it has become one of the nation's most popular artworks. The inspiration for the painting came during a boating expedition Sargent took on the Thames.
Take a behind-the-scenes tour of Versailles, one of the most renowned royal residences and one of the greatest achievements in French 17th-century art.
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Meet Vincent - An Introduction to Vincent van Gogh (Full Video)
Schoolboy, junior clerk at an art firm, teacher, bookseller, student and preacher: Vincent van Gogh was all of these before he decided at the age of 27 to become an artist. That decision would change the history of art forever.
Treasures from Chatsworth, Episode 5: The Needlework of Elizabethan Chatsworth
A rare depiction of the original Chatsworth House from around 1550 provides a vital connection to the past. Hundreds of years from now, visitors will look to Johnny Warrender’s many renderings of Chatsworth and its garden for a 21st-century view of t
Egon Schiele | ‘Self-Portrait mit Peacock Waistcoat’
Learn about Egon Schiele's famous and intriguing ‘Self-Portrait with peacock waistcoat,’ and visit the masterpiece through 18 June 2017 at the Albertina.
Bill Viola. Electronic Renaissance
Bill Viola. Electronic Renaissance is a significant exhibition celebrating the unchallenged master of video art, presented as an innovative dialogue between Viola’s work and remarkable artworks by the great masters of the past.
Tim Marlow’s Must-See Museum Shows: July
This month, Tim Marlow recommends a major retrospective devoted to an inventive 20th-century Latin American artist, a lyrical exhibition celebrating the union of art and music and a curious show dedicated to the unlikely heroism of plywood.
Shining a Light on Julio Le Parc's Creative Process
In this short interview with Julio Le Parc, the artist explains his creative process and the use of light in his work.
Made in L.A. 2016: Martine Syms
Martine Syms draws on early cinema history and the language of television for “Laughing Gas,” the pilot episode of a situation comedy titled 'She Mad.'
Becoming Picasso: Paris 1901
1901 marks the breakthrough year when a nineteen-year-old Picasso premiered his work as an artist. Dr Barnaby Wright examines paintings from Picasso’s first pivotal show in Paris.
The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: Meet Model and Muse Tanel Bedrossiantz
Model and muse Tanel Bedrossiantz discusses his nearly 30-year career working with groundbreaking French couturier Jean Paul Gaultier.
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Tim Marlow’s Must-See June Museum Shows: Michael Jackson: On the Wall at the National Portrait Gallery
This summer, Michael Jackson would have turned 60, and a new exhibition plans to offer a fresh look at the “King of Pop” through the work of contemporary artists that he has inspired.
Tim Marlow’s Must-See June Museum Shows: Russian Dada 1914–1924 at the Reina Sofía
The Reina Sofía will present the first major exhibition to explore the Dadaist sensibilities of Russian avant-garde artists. Extravagant performances, anti-war campaigns, a rejection of classical art and an innovative way of fusing the visual and the
Tim Marlow’s Must-See June Museum Shows: Infinite Ear at the Garage Museum of Contemporary Art
Born from an ongoing series of international workshops, this groundbreaking exhibition probes our understanding of hearing, exploring society’s understanding of deafness and multiple dimensions of Russian cultural history.
Tim Marlow’s Must-See June Museum Shows: Sam Gilliam and Theaster Gates at Kunstmuseum Basel
Two influential American artists are being celebrated with exhibitions in Switzerland. The first major solo presentation in Europe for the color field painter and lyrical abstractionist, Sam Gilliam, will display the artists monumental, bold and colo
Tim Marlow's Must-See Museum Shows: June 2018
Exhibitions devoted to the “King of Pop,” Russian Dada, Theaster Gates and more top Tim Marlow’s list of what to visit this month.
The Visionary Artists Behind The Studio Museum’s Expansion
Founded in 1968, The Studio Museum in Harlem has been the cultural epicenter of its community as well as an important presence in the international art world. Join the museum’s director Thelma Golden and board chairman Raymond J. McGuire as they disc
Tim Marlow’s Must-See Museum Shows: Giuseppe Penone: A Tree in the Wood at Yorkshire Sculpture Park
Works drawn from five decades of Giuseppe Penone’s conceptual practice will reveal his thoughtful investigation of the boundaries between humans and nature. His acacia thorn canvases and monumental tree sculpture are among some of the works that will
Tim Marlow’s Must-See Museum Shows: In the Fields of Empty Days at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art will explore ways in which Iranian artists have used and continue to use country’s rich and complex history as a metaphor for the now, in an exhibition that considers identity, politics, faith, history and cultur
Tim Marlow’s Must-See Museum Shows: Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination at the Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Met is dressing for a blessing with a new show exploring fashion’s engagment with the devotional practices and traditions of Catholicism. The much-anticiapted presentation from the Costume Institute will present ecclessiastical masterworks from t