Category: Exhibitions

Alexander Calder Made His Own Toaster and Toilet-Paper Holder, and They’re Incredible. See Them Here

Hauser & Wirth in Somerset will present the artist’s first outdoor works alongside never-before-seen domestic objects.

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In an Era of Fashion Exhibition Blockbusters, the Christian Dior Retrospective Heading to Denver Just May Set the Record for Chic

The Denver Art Museum’s fashion curator discusses the powerful draw of fashion surveys, and how she made the hit Paris show très Américain.

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Zardulu, the Viral Trickster Who Brought You Selfie Rat, Is Getting Her First-Ever Gallery Show in New York

TRANSFER gallery will host the debut show of the self-proclaimed mythmaker.

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The National Portrait Gallery Plans a Special Presentation to Honor Late Music Legend Aretha Franklin

The Milton Glaser-designed 1968 poster goes on view Friday.

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Sculptor Martin Puryear Will Represent the US at the 2019 Venice Biennale

Brooke Kamin Rapaport of the Madison Square Park Conservancy will curate the pavilion.

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From Nick Cave to Janelle Monáe, Kansas City’s New Biennial Mingles Art and Music for a Midwestern Extravaganza

Open Spaces Kansas City brings together blue-chip artists and A-list pop stars.

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Christo Will Personally Pay to Deep-Clean London’s Serpentine Lake After His Mastaba Sculpture Is Removed

The artist will fund ecological improvements to the lake and its island after the massive floating sculpture comes down in the fall.

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What Do Brancusi, Leonardo, and Pamela Anderson Have in Common? They’re All Vegetarians Who Appear in These Artist-Designed Plates for Animal Lovers

The artist Benedict Hughes’s set of china takes a cue from Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant’s feminist dinner service.

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What if Monty Python’s Black Knight Were Pink? At the British Library, Unseen Sketches From the Comedy Reveal What Might Have Been

The archives of Michael Palin include lost scenes from “Monty Python and the Holy Grail.”

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How Collector Stefan Simchowitz Transformed a Defunct Newsstand Into LA’s Newest Art Space

Is this a new low-cost alternative to running a gallery?

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Andy Warhol’s Epic ‘Shadows’ Will Be Shown in New York City for the First Time in 20 Years

The Dia Art Foundation will present the work in conjunction with the Pop artist’s Whitney retrospective.

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The Louvre’s Critically Acclaimed Delacroix Show Gets a Record Attendance

The Parisian museum broke its attendance records with the show, which will travel to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in September.

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A New National Portrait Project Will Send 50 UK Artworks to the Cities and Towns That Gave Them Life

The initiative will let people all over the country enjoy works from the NPG collection.

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New Works and No Lines: How the Cleveland Museum of Art Is Changing the Way Visitors See Yayoi Kusama’s ‘Infinity Mirrors’

New tickets will go on sale each week, meaning you don’t have to plan months in advance to get the perfect Infinity Room selfie.

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