Quantcast

Latest Contemporary art Stories

2014-07-10 12:26:06

Upper-Level Galleries Feature 19th-Century Paintings and Sculptures from the New-York Historical Society; Wiener Werkstatte (Vienna Workshop) Postcards and Decorative Arts; and Phantom Bodies: The Human Aura in Art NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Frist Center for the Visual Arts' 2015 lineup of exhibitions will bring treasures from around the world spanning the eighth century to the present to Nashville. The Ingram Gallery will undergo multiple...

2014-05-20 08:29:54

World's Number One Selling Cognac Unveils Collaboration with the Art and Pop Culture Legend NEW YORK, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hennessy V.S announces the fourth edition of the brand's Limited Edition bottle series by unveiling a new design created by critically acclaimed American contemporary artist, Shepard Fairey. The original label art incorporates elements from Shepard Fairey's striking color palette and iconography, and pays homage to the Hennessy brand and the Cognac...

2014-05-14 23:14:43

During the month of May, the Shade Gallery, in the monOrchid complex is exhibiting original abstract artwork by 2 local female artists. The show is entitled "Contrast", in recognition of the artists' differing approach to abstraction. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Many believed and even declared the death of abstraction nearly 40 years ago, but artists like Bela Fidel prove that it is alive and flourishing. “Contrast” is a juxtaposition of the abstract work of Bela...

2014-05-07 16:27:58

Strong sales open New York's Contemporary Art Week NEW YORK, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Other Criteria, the arts-based publishing company founded by Damien Hirst, opened its first retail location in the US yesterday. Kicking off New York's contemporary art week, the company announced robust business at its latest location on first day sales. The company confirmed that on opening day, it had sold out of the entire edition of 50 large "Mickey" silkscreen prints by Hirst,...

2014-01-29 12:26:12

CHICAGO, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mana Contemporary Chicago presents an engaging evening of dynamic art and performance on Saturday, February 15. The event is free and open to the public. A reception from 5 to 8 p.m. in Mana Contemporary Chicago's fifth floor gallery celebrates the opening of Photorealism in the Digital Age, a solo exhibition of recent photorealist paintings by New York-based Israeli artist Yigal Ozeri. Photorealism in the Digital Age will be exhibited from...

2014-01-15 08:25:32

West to East Coast, Galleries Sell Nelson De La Nuez Coveted Paintings at LA Art Show, Miami International Art Fair and Art Palm Beach LOS ANGELES, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After a busy 2013 year selling out shows worldwide of the artwork of international pop artist Nelson De La Nuez, Bruce Lurie, owner of Lurie Gallery, is excited for a great start to 2014. His booths #1020-1121 South Hall at the LA Art Show, January 15-19, 2014, will feature a good mix of De La Nuez paintings,...

2014-01-09 16:24:19

JERSEY CITY, N.J., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mana Contemporary proudly announces the opening of The Richard Meier Model Museum on Sunday, January 12(th). The museum opens to the public with a reception from 1-6 p.m. Free transportation from Manhattan will be provided. Meier is an internationally renowned architect, the youngest solo winner of the Pritzker Prize for Architecture, and designed the Getty Center in Los Angeles, the Barcelona Museum of Art, and the High Museum of...


Word of the Day
snash
  • To talk saucily.
  • Insolent, opprobrious language; impertinent abuse.
This word is Scots in origin and probably imitative.