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Australia Council for the Arts

Life-changing career opportunity for arts professionals

The Australia Council for the Arts Chief Executive Officer Tony Grybowski has announced the selection of 33 Australian arts professionals to attend and participate in the world’s most prestigious visual arts event, the 2015 Venice Biennale.

Published on Wednesday 28 January 2015

News article from Australia.

Australia Council for the Arts

National Experimental Arts Forum in Perth

The Australia Council for the Arts has announced the second National Experimental Arts Forum will be held in Perth in October.

Published on Thursday 22 January 2015

News article from Australia.

Australia Council for the Arts

Australia Council Announces New Directors

Australia Council for the Arts Chief Executive Officer Tony Grybowski has announced two new directors to the organisation’s leadership team.

Published on Tuesday 20 January 2015

News article from Australia.

Portrait of Baz Luhrmann acquired by Regional gallery at Tweed Heads

A portrait of the New York based filmmaker Baz Luhrmann has been acquired by The Tweed Regional Gallery. The drawing by the Paris based Australian artist Anthony White was acquired by the regional gallery for inclusion in it's Australian Portrait Collection. http://artgallery.tweed.nsw.gov.au/Collections http://anthonyjwhite.net

Published on Monday 12 January 2015

News article from Australia.

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Dave Bown Projects

Results of the 9th Semiannual Competition

Dave Bown Projects is pleased to announce the results of the 9th Semiannual Competition. Gabriela Torres Ruiz received $5,000 USD. Kai Caemmerer, Janie Kidston, Sarah McKenzie, Maja Ruznic, and Heryk Tomassini received $1,000 USD each.

Published on Tuesday 23 December 2014

News article from United States.

red gallery

Closed for Summer

red gallery will be closed for our summer break December 14 – January 13. Re-opening on January 14 with a two excellent new exhibitions. We would like to thank everyone who exhibited, visited and supported us during 2014. We look forward to welcoming you back in 2015 for another engaging year. Wishing you a restful and joyful holiday season!

Published on Saturday 13 December 2014

News article from Australia.

REALITY AS A SOURCE OF CREATIVITY

30 Gorgeous Realism Oil Paintings by Jose Higuera

Published on Friday 12 December 2014

News article from Spain.

Robert Rauschenberg Foundation

Winner Of The Inaugural Robert Rauschenberg Emerging Curator Competition Is Announced

The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, in partnership with Artsy is pleased to announce that Nicole Bray, a student at the Sotheby’s Institute of Art, has won the inaugural Robert Rauschenberg Emerging Curator Competition.

Published on Monday 08 December 2014

News article from United States.

The Museum of Modern Art - MoMA

Artist Collective, ALLGOLD, to Start New Residency in MoMA PS1’s Adjacent Print Shop Space

MoMA PS1 is pleased to announce that Kevin Beasley, Inva Çota, Golnaz Esmaili and Stephen Decker, the four members of artist collective, ALLGOLD, will participate in a residency program initiated in October 2014 at The Print Shop at MoMA PS1.

Published on Tuesday 09 December 2014

News article from United States.

The Museum of Modern Art - MoMA

MoMA Announces Completion of Four-Year Research and Conservation Initiative

The project is the result of a four-year collaborative project between the Museum’s departments of Photography and Conservation, with the participation of over two dozen leading international photography scholars and conservators, making it the most extensive effort to integrate conservation, curatorial, and scholarly research efforts on photography to date.

Published on Tuesday 02 December 2014

News article from United States.

Australia Council for the Arts

Australia Council invests in leading artists

Some of Australia’s most accomplished artists working in various art forms have been recognised with prestigious Australia Council Fellowships.

Published on Friday 05 December 2014

News article from Australia.

The Photographers' Gallery

Angus Fraser Wins the Bar Tur Photobook Award 2014

Angus Fraser (b. 1975, UK) wins the Bar Tur Photobook Award 2014 in its inaugural year. The annual award offers an emerging photographer a publishing deal to the value of £20,000 and the opportunity to work with The Photographers’ Gallery and Trolley Books over the course of a year to produce their first book in 2015.

Published on Monday 08 December 2014

News article from United Kingdom.

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Australia Council for the Arts

Australia Council Invests $1.1m In Innovative Dance

The Australia Council for the Arts has invested $1.1 million in diverse dance projects which highlight the range of issues and creative collaborations that can be explored through innovative work.

Published on Friday 28 November 2014

News article from Australia.

Australia Council for the Arts

Australia Council invests $1.5m in new writing

The Australia Council for the Arts has invested $1.5 million in Australian writers to create new works for a range of audiences.

Published on Tuesday 02 December 2014

News article from Australia.

Artabase

Artabase apologizes for temporary data loss due to migration activities

We'd like to apologize for recent loss of data affecting some listings and profiles on Artabase. This is the result of a data migration activity we are currently performing as we prepare to move the site to http://art.base.co. The original data is not permanently lost and will be restored as soon as possible while we work through text transcoding issues.

Published on Tuesday 02 December 2014

News article from Australia.

2015 Call for Proposals, Cheng Long Wetlands International Environmental Art Project

Artist in Residency/Call for Proposals) Artists from all countries are invited to send a proposal for a large-scale site-specific outdoor environmental sculpture installation to be created during a 25-day residency in Cheng Long, a small coastal village in southwest Taiwan.

Published on Tuesday 25 November 2014

News article from Taiwan.

Whitney Museum of American Art

Whitney Museum Of American Art Announces New Building Will Open On May 1, 2015

NEW YORK, November 20, 2014

Published on Thursday 20 November 2014

News article from United States.

Australia Council for the Arts

Australia Council Fellows Showcase Artwork

Australia Council Director Visual Arts Julie Lomax said the exhibition, Visual Arts Fellowships: Robyn Backen, Lindy Lee and Hilarie Mais, celebrated the artistic achievements of these three artists, who were awarded two-year fellowships in 2012.

Published on Tuesday 18 November 2014

News article from Australia.

Anthony White finalist in the Kedumba Drawing Prize

Anthony White is a finalist in this year's Kedumba Drawing Exhibition at Wild Valley Art Park until the 16th of November. The exhibition of 24 selected finalists tours to Orange Regional Gallery from the 21st of November until the 11th of January,2015

Published on Monday 17 November 2014

News article from Australia.

Gallery Espace celebrates its 25th anniversary with a mega-show on DRAWINGS: Nov 10-28

Gallery Espace is hosting one of the most ambitious shows ever featuring drawings by over hundred Indian contemporary artists.

Published on Monday 10 November 2014

News article from India.

The Museum of Modern Art - MoMA

MoMA Online Courses, Fall 2014

MoMA offers seven courses year-round that accommodate varying levels of study. Nearly 1,200 students globally have enrolled in MoMA

Published on Wednesday 29 October 2014

News article from United States.

MoMA Online Courses, Fall 2014 image

Australia Council for the Arts

Australian Artists Clean Up At The 2007 Prix Ars Electronica International Competition For Cyberarts

The Australia Council for the Arts congratulates SymbioticA and Australian artists Leon Cmielewski and Josephine Starrs, who have received accolades at the 2007 Prix Ars Electronica International Competition for CyberArts.

Published on Tuesday 07 October 2014

News article from Australia.

Australia Council for the Arts

Australia Council Pays Tribute To Former Prime Minister Gough Whitlam

The Australia Council for the Arts is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of former Prime Minister, the Honourable Edward Gough Whitlam AC QC.

Published on Wednesday 22 October 2014

News article from Australia.

Australia Council for the Arts

Barney Mcall Next Peggy Glanville-hicks Resident

The residency is a partnership between the Australia Council and the Peggy Glanville-Hicks Composers’ Trust.

Published on Tuesday 28 October 2014

News article from Australia.

Australia Council for the Arts

A Million Dollar Commitment To Artists With Disability

The Australia Council will continue funding for artists with a disability, after a successful trial run in 2014 provided $300,000 in dedicated funding. The new grants program begins in January 2015 with the first round of applications closing in March,

Published on Tuesday 28 October 2014

News article from Australia.

Australia Council for the Arts

The Australia Council acknowledges the passing of Margaret Cameron

The Australia Council acknowledges the passing of Melbourne-based performance artist, director and writer Margaret Cameron.

Published on Thursday 30 October 2014

News article from Australia.

Art Gallery of New South Wales

Architects shortlisted for Sydney Modern Project

Twelve renowned Australian and international architectural practices have been invited by the Art Gallery of New South Wales to submit a high-level concept design for the Sydney Modern Project that will significantly extend the Gallery’s contribution to the culture, social life and economy of Sydney, Australia’s leading global city.

Published on Wednesday 22 October 2014

News article from Australia.

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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.

Our Offices Have Moved image

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.

Design Emergency image