Latest Art museum Stories

2011-05-18 07:00:00

HOUSTON, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The prestigious starting line-up of galleries participating in the inaugural Houston Fine Art Fair, Sept. 15 - 18, 2011, was announced at a cocktail reception yesterday at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

2011-05-12 00:00:47

Timed to open with the International Glass Show in Los Angeles, GooseFire Gallery aims to be West Coast’s premier functional glass art gallery.

2011-05-10 14:37:00

NEW YORK, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Over 100 art museums across North America will offer free or reduced admission, special programs, or other initiatives as part of their celebrations of Art Museum Day on May 18, 2011.

2011-04-04 17:59:00

DALLAS, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrating modern and contemporary art, the third annual 2011 Dallas Art Fair presented by Ruinart, Friday, April 8 through Sunday, April 10, will take place at the Fashion Industry Gallery (f.i.g.), occupying 70,000 square feet in a mid-century, modern building within walking distance of the Dallas Arts District.

2011-03-24 10:00:00

SARASOTA, Fla., March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Steven High today was named executive director of The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, home to the Ca' d'Zan mansion, Museum of Art featuring a rare Old Masters collection, Circus Museum and Historic Asolo Theater.

2011-03-19 00:00:29

RIVERA & RIVERA is pleased to present GoodManBadMan, a solo show of portrait paintings and sculpture by American artist Ray Turner, curated by Peter Frank. The gallery's inaugural opening reception will take place from 6:30 to 9:30PM on Saturday, March 19, 2011.

2011-03-09 03:05:00

BRISBANE, Australia, March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the world's most important collections of surrealist art will be shown at the Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA) in Brisbane, Australia this year. Queensland Art Gallery Director Tony Ellwood said Paris's renowned Centre Pompidou would loan the core of its surrealist collection for 'Surrealism: The Poetry of Dreams,' a major survey exhibition showing from June 11 to October 2, 2011.

2011-02-02 11:27:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alumni Society of School of Visual Arts (SVA) will welcome acclaimed artist Inka Essenhigh (MFA 1994 Fine Arts) as part of the Distinguished Alumnus Lecture Series.

2011-02-01 13:25:13

Google launched a website on Tuesday that uses its Street View technology to put some of the world's most famous art galleries online.

2011-01-20 17:25:00

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) announced today that Harry Philbrick has been named The Edna S.

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