Archive for December, 2016

Buddhist Art from the Newark Museum at the Frist Center

Buddhist Art from the Newark Museum at the Frist Center

| December 17, 2016

Organized by the Newark Museum exclusively for the Frist Center, Secrets of Buddhist Art: Tibet, Japan, and Korea explores one of the great faiths of the world through paintings and sculptures made by Japanese, Korean, and Tibetan artists. The exhibition provides a basic understanding of these artistic objects’ function within the esoteric or “secret” Vajrayana […]

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An Art Lover’s Tour of Paris

An Art Lover’s Tour of Paris

| December 12, 2016

Trip to Paris with BMA Senior Curator and renowned French art expert Katy Rothkopf on Tuesday, May 23-Monday, 29, 2017. An Art Lover’s Tour of Paris includes visits to the new Louis Vuitton Foundation, recently renovated Picasso Museum, Marmottan Museum, Brancusi Studio, Quai Branley Museum, Centre Pompidou, Musée d’Orsay, and a behind-the-scenes experience at Versailles […]

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Baltimore Museum of Art present Shifting Views: People & Politics in Contemporary African Art

| December 8, 2016

The Baltimore Museum of Art present Shifting Views: People & Politics in Contemporary African Art an exhibition on view December 18, 2016 — June 18, 2017. This exhibition of contemporary art from Africa drawn from its own collection features photographs, prints, and drawings by David Goldblatt, Gavin Jantjes, William Kentridge, Julie Mehretu, Senam Okudzeto, Robin […]

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Matisse Diebenkorn Exhibition

Matisse Diebenkorn Exhibition

| December 7, 2016

More than 90 paintings and drawings by Henri Matisse (1869-1954) and Richard Diebenkorn (1922-1993) show the French modern master’s enduring influence on one of the greatest post-war American painters. Diebenkorn’s long engagement with Matisse’s work is among the most productive instances of one painter looking at another’s paintings in the history of 20th-century art. This […]

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UFFIZI’S BOTTICELLI ROOM REOPENS AFTER RESTORATION

UFFIZI’S BOTTICELLI ROOM REOPENS AFTER RESTORATION

| December 5, 2016

After a significant series of upgrades and retrofitting made possible by a major grant by Friends of Florence, the Botticelli Room in the Uffizi Gallery, in Florence, Italy, reopens to the public on October 18, 2016. The $910,000 grant raised by the Washington-based organization enabled most of the 19 paintings by Sandro Botticelli, among the […]

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