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Whitney Museum of American Art

Our Offices Have Moved

The new Whitney will open to the public in spring 2015. Designed by architect Renzo Piano and situated between the High Line and the Hudson River, the building will vastly increase the Whitney’s exhibition and programming space, providing the first comprehensive view of its unsurpassed collection of modern and contemporary American art.

Published on Thursday 23 October 2014

News article from United States.

Object: Australian Design Centre

Object: Australian Design Centre to move location in 2015

In 2015, Object will move in the City of Sydney’s Creative Hub at 101-110 William Street, Darlinghurst. ADC will take over the ground floor spaces, whilst HUB Sydney, Romance was Born and a selection of architects, designers and artists in residence occupy levels 1-3.

Published on Tuesday 07 October 2014

News article from Australia.

Object: Australian Design Centre

Design Emergency

The second week of my new job, the 14th -16th September 2014 saw me in Sunny Port Macquarie to observe Design Emergency and High School workshops in action as part of CUSP: Designing into the Next Decade.

Published on Wednesday 08 October 2014

News article from Australia.

Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art

2015 Samstag Scholars announced

The University of South Australia has announced the 2015 Anne & Gordon Samstag International Visual Arts Scholarships. The two recipients of the prestigious 2015 Samstag Scholarship are James L. Marshall, from South Australia, and Hong An James Nguyen, from New South Wales.

Published on Tuesday 07 October 2014

News article from Australia.

STRANGE NEIGHBOUR

2015 EXHIBITION PROPOSAL CALLOUT

Strange Neighbour is currently accepting proposals from curators and artists for group and solo exhibitions for 2015. Download our exhibition application form from the gallery section of our website at www.strangeneighbour.com/gallery .Submission deadline November 7.

Published on Wednesday 01 October 2014

News article from Australia.

Experimenta

Emare Residence Abel Korinsky Arrives In Australia

Experimenta commissioned artist and recipient of the EMARE Melbourne Residency, Abel Korinsky will arrive in Melbourne this week to begin his 9 week residency.

Published on Tuesday 30 September 2014

News article from Australia.

Art Gallery of New South Wales

James Drinkwater wins 2014 Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship

James Drinkwater from Newcastle, NSW has won the 2014 Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship for his body of work, highlighted by his painting Port de bra 2014.

Published on Thursday 04 September 2014

News article from Australia.

Art Gallery of New South Wales

Jury announced for architectural competition

The Art Gallery of New South Wales today (3 September 2014) announced the jury for the national and international architectural competition as part of its Sydney Modern vision to significantly extend its contribution to the culture, social life and economy of Sydney as Australia’s leading global city.

Published on Monday 01 September 2014

News article from Australia.

Art Gallery of New South Wales

Nicholas Chambers to join the Art Gallery of New South Wales as Curator of Modern and Contemporary International Art

The Art Gallery of New South Wales is pleased to announce that Nicholas Chambers will join the Gallery in early December to take up the position of Curator, Modern and Contemporary International Art.

Published on Tuesday 09 September 2014

News article from Australia.

Whitney Museum of American Art

The Whitney’s Photography Collection Transformed By Promised Gift

Adam D. Weinberg, the Alice Pratt Brown Director of the Whitney Museum of American Art, recently announced that a promised gift of seventy-five iconic photographs has been made by Sondra Gilman Gonzalez-Falla and Celso Gonzalez-Falla that will dramatically impact the Museum’s photography collection.

Published on Thursday 25 September 2014

News article from United States.

The Museum of Modern Art - MoMA

MoMA and MoMA PS1 To Release “There Will Never Be Silence,” An Album That Pays Tribute to John Cage’s 4’33″

The Museum of Modern Art and MoMA PS1 will release There Will Never Be Silence, an album that pays homage to both John Cage and the MoMA exhibition There Will Never Be Silence: Scoring John Cage’s 4’33” (2013–14).

Published on Monday 15 September 2014

News article from United States.

David Manley

David Manley’s exhibition Ambivalent Structures is a photographic exploration of Cold War architectural remnants, captured in a post-brutalist terrain. It deals with the built environment, urbanism and the psychological effects of architecture on the individual. BLACK EYE GALLERY, 3/138 DARLINGHURST ROAD, DARLINGHURST TUE 16TH SEPTEMBER – SUN 28TH SEPTEMBER

Published on Tuesday 16 September 2014

News article from Australia.

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National Association for the Visual Arts (NAVA)

NAVA presents Future/Forward - The National Visual Arts Summit

Future/Forward is a two-day summit that will bring together arts practitioners, academics and industry professionals to engage in discussions about the current state of the visual arts in Australia and to imagine new possibilities for developing contemporary practice.

Published on Monday 15 September 2014

News article from Australia.

red gallery

EXHIBITION REVIEW: Brenda Walsh - The Flood

Great review of Brenda Walsh’s latest exhibition The Flood on State of the Art on PBS 106.7FM Melbourne. Scroll through to 171.48 to hear Roger Taylor discuss The Flood currently on show at red gallery. Exhibition closes September 20.

Published on Wednesday 01 January 2014

News article from Australia.

Kaldor Public Art Projects

Kaldor Public Art Projects announces Jonathan Jones as winner of 45th anniversary project YOUR VERY GOOD IDEA

Sydney, Australia: Sydney-based Aboriginal artist Jonathan Jones was announced today as the winner of Kaldor Public Art Projects’ 45th anniversary project, YOUR VERY GOOD IDEA. Jones’ proposal to create a large-scale, temporary art project for Sydney was selected from 160 ambitious applications from Australian artists who submitted ideas for the first ever open call issued by Kaldor Public Art

Published on Friday 12 September 2014

News article from Australia.

Monash Gallery of Art

Petrina Hicks wins the $25,000 2014 Bowness Photography

One of Australia’s most established photographers Petrina Hicks has won Australia’s prestigious photography award, the $25,000 Bowness Photography Prize. Petrina Hicks’s winning photograph Venus 2013 from the series The shadows is an alluring and symbolically rich picture. As with many of the Hicks’s works, Venus is at once a beautiful, archetypal and complex image.

Published on Wednesday 17 September 2014

News article from Australia.

Geelong Gallery

Rob McHaffie wins the $30,000 2014 Geelong contemporary art prize

Melbourne-based artist Rob McHaffie was recently awarded the $30,000 2014 Geelong contemporary art prize for his bright, colourful and whimsical painting Preserve this fruit. Some 500 entries were received from around the country with 42 works by 45 artists selected to showcase the best of contemporary Australian painting practice.

Published on Wednesday 03 September 2014

News article from Australia.

Kaldor Public Art Projects

Kaldor Public Art Projects is proud to announce the finalists of YOUR VERY GOOD IDEA

Kaldor Public Art Projects is proud to announce the finalists of YOUR VERY GOOD IDEA, our premiere open call project for Australian artists.

Published on Thursday 21 August 2014

News article from Australia.

Artabase

David Rosetzky on his new work 'Gaps', jointly commissioned by ACMI and Carriageworks

David Rosetzky's latest video artwork 'Gaps' is currently on show at ACMI. Rosetzky has a long history in photography, and more recently has created fascinating studies on movement and social representation through video artworks. We spoke to Rosetzky about the differences between working with still and moving image media.

Published on Tuesday 02 September 2014

News article from Australia.

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Art Gallery of New South Wales

New Director of Development for Art Gallery of New South Wales

The Art Gallery of New South Wales is pleased to announce that John Richardson has been appointed to the new role of Director of Development.

Published on Wednesday 20 August 2014

News article from Australia.

Pamela Irving Studio + Gallery

Pamela Irving - Doggerel Dreams

Exhibition from September 6th September - November 2nd 2014

Published on Monday 01 September 2014

News article from Australia.

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery

Call for Art – 5th Annual “Abstracts” Online Art Competition

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces an art call for the gallery’s 5th Annual “Abstracts” Online Juried Art Competition for the month of September 2014.

Published on Thursday 21 August 2014

News article from United States.

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery

Call for Entries – 4th Annual “SeaScapes” Online Art Competition

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces a call for entries for the gallery’s 4th Annual “SeaScapes” Juried Art Competition for the month of August 2014.

Published on Thursday 21 August 2014

News article from United States.

National Association for the Visual Arts (NAVA)

NAVA & 107 Projects present Soup Session #3

On Friday 29 August at 107 Projects in Redfern, you get the chance to vote on which artist will receive funds to create new, contemporary art.

Published on Thursday 21 August 2014

News article from Australia.

Whitney Museum of American Art

The Whitney Expands its Hours Due to Popularity of Koons Retrospective

NEW YORK, August 18, 2014—In response to the popularity of Jeff Koons: A Retrospective, the Whitney Museum of American Art will expand its operations to six days per week by opening on Mondays from 11 am–6 pm starting on September 1, 2014 (Labor Day).

Published on Monday 18 August 2014

News article from United States.

The Museum of Modern Art - MoMA

Partnership Formed To Digitize Complete Warhol Film Collection

Hundreds of Warhol’s films, many never before seen by the public, will be converted to digital format through a new partnership announced by The Warhol, The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and MPC, a global leader in VFX (visual effects) and a Technicolor company.

Published on Tuesday 05 August 2014

News article from United States.

The Substation Centre for Art and Culture

Winners announced for The Substation Contemporary Art Prize 2014

The Substation Contemporary Art Prize 2014 judges Max Delany (Senior Curator Contemporary Art, NGV) and Mark Feary, (Curator, Artspace, Sydney) have awarded the 2014 Substation Contemporary Art Prize to Melbourne based artist Nathan Gray for his multi-screen video and sound installation work Species of Spaces.

Published on Monday 18 August 2014

News article from Australia.

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KINGS Artist Run

Proposals for KINGS 2015 program are now open.

Kings Artist Run is currently calling for proposals for our January – June 2015 exhibition program. Proposals are due at 11:59pm on Sunday the 31st of August.

Published on Sunday 31 August 2014

News article from Australia.

Anna Schwartz Gallery - Sydney

Anna Schwartz Gallery appoints Melissa Loughnan as inaugural Gallery Director for Melbourne and Sydney

Melbourne, Australia: Anna Schwartz Gallery today announced the appointment of Melissa Loughnan, Founding Director of Utopian Slumps, to the position of Director for both Sydney and Melbourne galleries, representing the first time this role has been created.

Published on Tuesday 22 July 2014

News article from Australia.

The Museum of Modern Art - MoMA

MoMA Presents Its First Digital-Only Publication, Picasso: The Making of Cubism 1912-1914

The Museum of Modern Art announces the launch of Picasso: The Making of Cubism 1912-1914, the Museum’s first digital-only publication and the first monographic e-book to be authorized by the Estate of Pablo Picasso.

Published on Friday 25 July 2014

News article from United States.