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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. Read more

Published on 2014-08-21.

News article from Australia.

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 with highly polished production qualities. We spoke to Rosetzky about the differences between still and moving image media. Read more

Published on 2014-09-02.

News article from Australia.

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. Read more

Published on 2014-08-20.

News article from Australia.

Pamela Irving - Doggerel Dreams

Exhibition from September 6th September - November 2nd 2014 Read more

Published on 2014-09-01.

News article from Australia.

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. Read more

Published on 2014-08-21.

News article from United States.

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. Read more

Published on 2014-08-21.

News article from United States.

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. Read more

Published on 2014-08-21.

News article from Australia.

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). Read more

Published on 2014-08-18.

News article from United States.

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. Read more

Published on 2014-08-05.

News article from United States.

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. Read more

Published on 2014-08-18.

News article from Australia.

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. Read more

Published on 2014-08-31.

News article from Australia.

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. Read more

Published on 2014-07-22.

News article from Australia.

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. Read more

Published on 2014-07-25.

News article from United States.

Naomi Milgrom Foundation announces major annual contemporary architecture commission and design event for Melbourne

Naomi Milgrom AO, Chair of the Naomi Milgrom Foundation, recently announced a major new architecture commission and design event for Melbourne, that will see a temporary pavilion constructed annually in the Queen Victoria Memorial Gardens. Read more

Published on 2014-07-16.

News article from Australia.

BCSC Supported Residency Deadline Friday August 15, 2014

Bogong Centre for Sound Culture is offering eight, 2 week Supported Residencies. The residencies are available between October 6, 2014 and May 31, 2015. Applications are open to professional practicing artists working in the areas of Sound Art, Photography, Video Art and Spatial Practice Application Deadline First Round: 5pm Friday August 15, 2014 Read more

Published on 2014-08-15.

News article from Australia.

Stephanie Rosenthal announced as Artistic Director for the 20th Biennale of Sydney

Currently based in London, Rosenthal has been Chief Curator of the Hayward Gallery since 2007, having previously worked at the Haus der Kunst in Munich for more than 10 years, where she was appointed Curator for Modern and Contemporary Art in 2000. Read more

Published on 2014-08-06.

News article from Australia.

Melbourne Art Fair Vernissage to be celebration of more than 500 living artists.

Melbourne, Australia: Performance art will play a major role in the Melbourne Art Fair for the first time in 2014, with several live artist performances at the opening night Vernissage event along with site-specific interventions throughout the Fair and a new dedicated space to showcase performance art. Read more

Published on 2014-07-31.

News article from Australia.

Tony Albert wins $100,000 Basil Sellers Art Prize

The prestigious $100,000 Basil Sellers Art Prize has been awarded to Indigenous artist Tony Albert for the work titled Once upon a time ... 2013-14 Read more

Published on 2014-07-25.

News article from Australia.

Fiona Lowry wins this year's Archibald Prize for her portrait of Penelope Seidl

Fiona Lowry first saw architect Penelope Seidler about six years ago at a gallery opening. ‘I was really struck by her beauty and her presence and asked someone who she was. I decided then that I would like to paint her,’ says Lowry. Read more

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News article from Australia.

Sydney goes pop!

Today the 2014-15 Sydney International Art Series was launched – a signature event on the Sydney and NSW Events calendar; bringing the world’s most outstanding exhibitions to Australia. Read more

Published on 2014-08-04.

News article from Australia.

Tim Storrier wins Packing Room Prize 2014

Artist Tim Storrier has been awarded the Packing Room Prize in conjunction with the Archibald Prize 2014 for his portrait of Dr Sir Leslie Colin Patterson KCB AO. Read more

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News article from Australia.

Alex Katz Mural to be Unveiled Opposite Future Whitney

In celebration of the Whitney Museum of American Art’s forthcoming move to its new Renzo Piano–designed building in the Meatpacking District, the Museum has partnered with TF Cornerstone and High Line Art on a series of public art installations. Read more

Published on 2014-07-29.

News article from United States.

Patricia Piccinini awarded 2014 Melbourne Art Foundation Award for the Visual Arts

Melbourne, Australia: Artist Patricia Piccinini and philanthropists Peter and Joan Clemenger have been honoured by the 2014 Melbourne Art Foundation Awards for the Visual Arts, at a gala dinner hosted at the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (ACCA) last night. Read more

Published on 2014-07-18.

News article from Australia.

Kaldor Public Art Projects receives hundreds of applications for YOUR VERY GOOD IDEA

Sydney, Australia: Kaldor Public Art Projects has received hundreds of applications for their premiere open call project for Australian artists, YOUR VERY GOOD IDEA. The project, which celebrates the organisation’s 45th anniversary asked Australian artists to submit concepts for a large scale, temporary, site-specific art project to be realised in Sydney. Read more

Published on 2014-07-21.

News article from Australia.

The Whitney Appoints Christopher Y. Lew As Associate Curator

NEW YORK, July 9, 2014—The Whitney Museum of American Art has announced the appointment of Christopher Y. Lew as associate curator. Mr. Lew will begin working at the Museum this summer. Read more

Published on 2014-07-09.

News article from United States.

Inez de Vega receives $10,000 2014 Georges Mora Foundation Fellow

Referencing compelling visual imagery from the history of art, cinema and theatre, Inez plays with the past to tell contemporary stories of trauma, transgression and psychological neuroses. Inez grew up in a family addicted to Hollywood musicals and it is this popular art form that delivers the starting point for her performances. Read more

Published on 2014-07-01.

News article from Australia.

Leading Asian gallery group, Pearl Lam Galleries, launches into Australian Market with major presence at 2014 Melbourne

Pearl Lam Galleries, one of the most influential drivers of Asia's contemporary art scene, will launch into the Australian market for the first time this August, with a major presence at one of Australia’s most respected and longest running art events, the 2014 Melbourne Art Fair, featuring work by ten leading contemporary artists from around the world. Read more

Published on 2014-06-11.

News article from Australia.

ARTAND Australia launches dynamic online platform and moves to larger format, bi-annual print publications

Sydney, Australia: ARTAND Australia, Australia’s longest running and most respected art publication, has launched a dynamic new online platform that for the first time allows access to a digitized archive spanning 50 years of ARTAND Australia print magazines. Read more

Published on 2014-06-02.

News article from Australia.

QAGOMA Director Chris Saines to judge $15,000 SWELL Sculpture Award sponsored by City of Gold Coast

We are delighted to announce Chris Saines, Director of the Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA) will judge the $15,000 SWELL Sculpture Award. Read more

Published on 2014-06-19.

News article from Australia.

Google Launches new Street Art portal

The Google Cultural Institute, located in Paris, has launched an online Street Art Project. The database features more than 4,000 works of street art, contributed by 30 cultural organizations from 15 countries. The database includes works that have since been removed from public walls. Works are accessed via Google's immersive Street View maps technology. Read more

Published on 2014-06-17.

News article from France.