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.
Featured Museum Network Videos
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.
New Museum Network Videos
From Heaven to Hell and Back in Hieronymus Bosch’s ‘Garden'
In this episode of Anatomy of an Artwork, explore ‘The Garden of Earthly Delights’, the mind-blowing masterpiece by Dutch painter Hieronymus Bosch at the Museo del Prado. Pleasure, sin, and suffering exist side by side in this exquisitely detailed mo
Tim Marlow’s Must-See July Museum Shows: Amsterdam, the Magical Center at the Stedelijk Museum
In the late 1960s, anti-establishment artists used new platforms: on the streets, in magazines or on TV to propagate new ideas and ways of thinking. The Stedelijk examines this period of artistic and cultural revolution.
Tim Marlow’s Must-See July Museum Shows: 2018 Liverpool Biennial
Now in it’s 10th edition, Liverpool Biennial has become an important fixture in the UK’s contemporary art scene.
Tim Marlow’s Must-See July Museum Shows: Land Art Mongolia 5th Biennial
The fifth edition of the Land Art Mongolia, the world’s only biennial focusing solely on Land Art as an artistic means, looks at human values in relation to how we perceive and connect with nature.
Tim Marlow’s Must-See July Museum Shows: Xu Bing at the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art
The Ullens Centre of Contemporary Art will present Beijing's most comprehensive exhibition to date of the artist Xu Bing.
Tim Marlow’s Must-See Museum Shows: July 2018
The Ullens Center in Beijing hosts a major solo presentation by Xu Bing, Land Art Mongolia addresses how we connect with nature, and the Stedelijk Museum examines the radical innovations and artistic experiments of counterculture in the 1960s.
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.