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While the new show may have elements of Netflix’s “Stranger Things” and “The OA,” its creators say it’s uniquely German.

Source Feed: NYT > Arts
Categories: television, german language, dark (tv program), netflix inc, odar, baran bo, friese, jantje, science fiction, germany

Each year two lucky girls are cast to play Marie in New York City Ballet’s “Nutcracker.” This year’s Maries tell us what it’s like.

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Categories: dancing, new york city ballet, george balanchine's the nutcracker (ballet)

In the latest movie from the Italian director Luca Guadagnino (“I Am Love”), Armie Hammer plays a visiting student who falls for his host’s teenage son.

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Categories: movies, call me by your name (movie), guadagnino, luca, hammer, armie, chalamet, timothee (1995- )

Facing the "aberration" of gender-inclusive styles, the French language is henceforth in "mortal peril." (Yes, it says that.) Adaptations such as écrivaine for female writer, or la ministre for a female minister, will end in a "disunified language, disparate in its expression, creating a confusion that verges on illegibility." The new spellings and syntactical signs […]

Source Feed: ArtsJournal
Categories: words, 11.21.17

New musicals on London’s stages include a merciless and compassionate “Follies,” a revitalized “Young Frankenstein” and a timely saga of an aspiring drag queen.

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Categories: theater, royal national theater, chichester festival theater, brooks, mel, sondheim, stephen, follies (play), cooke, dominic, susan stroman, everybody's talking about jamie (play), mccrea, john


"It's really unusual to have a piece of decorative art (not a painting) that has as much cultural resonance as a Fabergé egg," says curator Jo Briggs. "It's almost the Mona Lisa of the decorative art world."

Source Feed: ArtsJournal
Categories: visual, 11.15.17




A Times 360 video tour of the exuberant architecture of Freddy Mamani Silvestre, a Bolivian architect whose house designs for the world's highest city (El Alto, at 14,000 feet, sits on a plateau above La Paz) incorporate visual motifs and colors from the indigenous Aymara culture.

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Categories: visual, 11.22.17

"English and German have common origins, Anglo-Saxon, or Old English. There’s a lot of overlap, but there are also some crucial differences. English is a left-leaning language, meaning that relevant information tends to be clustered on the left side of a sentence. German, on the other hand, is a right-leaning language. (We are a generally […]

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Categories: words, 11.17.17

Robert Carsen's production of the old Gene Kelly classic for Paris's Théâtre du Châtelet (and which he hopes to bring to Broadway) isn't entirely in black-and-white: "We use sepia toning sometimes. If it's in a garden, it's tinted green. If it's indoors, it's tinted pink. In the fantasy section, when it's not in Los Angeles […]

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Categories: theatre, 11.21.17

Philip Kennicott: "Every resource of museum design and careful argumentation has been mustered to sweep up these unrelated ideas in one, big, overwhelming package. This has implications for people in the museum business. The Bible Museum has come to town, in all its technical splendor, bearing with it something that most historians and museum professionals […]

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Categories: visual, 11.15.17



To capture the spirit of its relentlessly cheerful animated hero and his underwater world, a $20 million musical that “explodes off the stage.”

Source Feed: NYT > Arts
Categories: theater, television, spongebob squarepants (cartoon character), nickelodeon, jarrow, kyle, slater, ethan, zinn, david, zarghami, cyma, landau, tina, spongebob squarepants: the broadway musical (play)

20 major exhibitions to see this season. Read More The post Winter Preview: Museum Shows and Biennials Around the World appeared first on ARTnews.

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Categories: previews, "art in the age of the internet 1989 to today", "before projection: video sculpture 1979–1995", "brand new: art and commodity in the 1980s", "outliers and american vanguard art", "stories of almost everyone", "the everywhere studio", alexander apóstol, bass museum of art, centre pompidou, césar, danh vo, featured, guggenheim museum, hammer museum, harald szeemann, haus der kunst, hirshhorn museum and sculpture garden, howardena pindell, institute of contemporary art boston, institute of contemporary art los angeles, institute of contemporary art miami, j. paul getty museum, jeu de paume, kader attia, kiki smith, kumagai morikazu, kunsthalle zurich, mika rottenberg, mit list visual arts center, museo de arte latinoamericano de buenos aires, museum of contemporary art chicago, national gallery of art, national museum of modern art tokyo, neil beloufa, new museum, new museum triennial, palais de tokyo, rob pruitt, susan meiselas, the power plant

See images from one notable show every weekday. Read More The post Adam Pendleton at Pace Gallery, Palo Alto, California appeared first on ARTnews.

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Categories: pictures at an exhibition, adam pendleton, pace gallery

The artist shares a week in his life. Read More The post Consumer Reports: Gerasimos Floratos appeared first on ARTnews.

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Categories: artists, consumer reports, consumer reports, featured, gerasimos floratos

Here's what we're reading this morning. Read More The post Morning Links: $55,000 Air Jordans Edition appeared first on ARTnews.

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Categories: morning links

Our critic says comedy feels stagnant right now, dominated by the same stars. It’s time to make room for up-and-comers.

Source Feed: NYT > Arts
Categories: comedy and humor, c k, louis, bee, samantha, chappelle, dave, wong, ali (1982- ), helbig, grace, maron, marc, robinson, phoebe, williams, jessica (1989- ), rock, chris, 2 dope queens (radio program), saturday night live (tv program)

The work will go on view tomorrow in MoMA's permanent-collection galleries. Read More The post MoMA and Neue Galerie Jointly Acquire Self-Portrait by Paula Modersohn-Becker appeared first on ARTnews.

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Categories: acquisitions, news, featured, museum of modern art, neue galerie, paula modersohn-becker

See images from one notable show every weekday. Read More The post Alina Szapocznikow at Hepworth Wakefield, England appeared first on ARTnews.

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Categories: pictures at an exhibition, alina szapocznikow, hepworth wakefield


Her work will be the subject of a KW Institute for Contemporary Art show in February. Read More The post Metro Pictures Now Represents Judith Hopf appeared first on ARTnews.

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Categories: market, news, judith hopf, metro pictures

The festival will run from January 11 to 21. Read More The post Getty Foundation Reveals Line-Up for Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA Performance Art Festival appeared first on ARTnews.

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Categories: news, ascot hills park, broad, carmen argote, edgar fabián frías, geffen contemporary, getty foundation, laura aguilar, mark murphy, nao bustamante, pacific standard time: la/la, pst: la/la, rafa esparza, raul balthazar, redcat, sylvia palacios whitman, teatro línea de sombra, usc roski school of arts and design, vincent price art museum

On the third floor of the Selfridges department store in London, among the Marc Jacobs and Moschino couture, shoppers can now pick up a Ralph Lauren tie for 3 or a Zara skirt for 7. The bargains come courtesy of the US artist and writer Miranda July, who has set up a fully functioning charity shop inside the London department store.  The pop-up, which opened today (until 22 October) and was commissioned by the non-profit organisation Artangel, comes complete with the harsh strip lighting,...

Source Feed: The Art Newspaper

The Hong Kong and British socialite, fashion entrepreneur and early collector and supporter of Chinese contemporary art David Tang died on Tuesday 29 August aged 63. According to The Financial Times, where Tang penned a weekly advice column, he died  at Londons Royal Marsden Hospital from cancer. The UK-educated scion of a wealthy family originally from Shanghai, Tang founded elite restaurant chain China Club in 1991 and the fashion brand Shanghai Tang in 1994, both purveyors of a nostalgic...

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The fourth edition of the Folkestone Triennial, an exhibition of site-specific public art, includes artist-organised salsa dancing lessons, a floating house in the local harbour, and a declaration by Bob and Roberta Smith that the entire town has become an art school (see below). The festive atmosphere is the result of years of investment. At the turn of the millennium, this town in Kent, in south-east England, was in a sorry state. Folkestones grandeur is not so much faded as bricked up,...

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Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power, Tate Modern (until 22 October) What a show! Each section and, indeed, pretty much each individual in this rich but rigorous celebration of black artists working in the US in the 1960s and 1970s, could spin off into a separate exhibition in its own right. The various responses to the black civil rights movement and what it meant to be a black artist in this turbulent time range through documentary, polemic, portraiture and abstraction,...

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Christies will add an extra night of auctions to its autumn calendar, introducing an evening sale of design and photography for the first time during Frieze week. On Tuesday 3 October, the auction house will also hold a new sale called Up Close, featuring masterpieces on a small scale, followed by Masterpieces of Design and Photography. The strength of our October sales last year, which totalled 91m overall, and the strong sell-through rate [90% by lot in the evening sale], convinced us...

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Former US President turned prolific portrait painter, George W. Bush, has painted the faces of military veterans for his follow-up show to world leaders at the George W. Bush Presidential Centre in Dallas. Proceeds from the exhibition Portraits of Courage (until 1 October) and its accompanying book go towards supporting post-9/11 veterans and their families. The 66 portraits and a mural confirm how Bushs confidence with paint on canvas has grown since his first works were leaked online in...

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After almost two years of debate, Italy has approved a new law relaxing the countrys notably stringent art export regulations. The market and competition legislation, passed by Italian parliament earlier this month and effective as of 29 August, extends the window during which private owners of works by deceased artists may self-certify them for export from Italy without a licence, from 50 to 70 years after they were made. The law further streamlines Italys bureaucratic licensing process...

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A new fine art, drawing and sculpture fair is due to open in Paris in November, filling the gap left by the Paris Tableau fair which folded two years ago. More than 30 international galleriesincluding Didier Aaron of Paris and Galerie de Jonckheere of Genevawill participate in the Fine Arts Paris fair held at the Palais Brongniart (8-12 November).   Officials at the Salon du Dessin, Pariss longstanding drawings fair which launched in 1991, are behind the new initiative. Diversity and quality...

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ROME (AFP).- Italy’s Culture Minister Dario Franceschini Saturday called for a US guns dealer to withdraw an advertisement using an image of Michelangelo’s David — but with the famed statue holding a bolt-action rifle. “The image of David, armed, offends and infringes the law. We will take action against the American company so that it immediately withdraws its (advertising) campaign,” Franceschini tweeted in the afternoon. His comments come after the Historical Heritage and Fine Arts Board in...

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Categories: arts policy

LONG BEACH, CA.- The Long Beach Museum of Art debuted 41 newly acquired art works in its latest exhibition entitled Enriching and Engaging – Selected Recent Acquisitions. The exhibition runs from March 7, 2014 – June 15, 2014. Among the artists featured in the exhibition are Keith Haring, Claire Falkenstein, and Rafael Soriano, the renowned Cuban artist whose work Añoranza Idealizada is being displayed for the first time. In addition, the Museum is the first institution in California to have a...

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Categories: art events & exhibitions

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SHANGHAI.- Like Buddhist pilgrims who trek across vast terrain in search of enlightenment, artists Chen Linggang and Liang Weiyuan find meaningful insight through process. Between the Lines: Reading Chen Linggang and Liang Weiyuan presents contemporary works on canvas that express creation and contemplation, transcending legibility to fuel interpretation and introspection. The works contain an innate sense of inquisitive calm, marking traces of the artists’ hands and minds while inspiring...

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OLD WESTBURY, NY.- The Amelie A. Wallace Gallery at SUNY College at Old Westbury is presenting Body Conscious, a group exhibition by nine internationally acclaimed artists with diverse and exciting practices. Body Conscious seeks to explore the way artists have addressed female body image in contemporary art. By tackling anorexia, dieting, obesity, etc., each of these artists attempts to articulate the Western obsession with the size of women’s body. According to the National Eating Disorders...

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Categories: photography

DALLAS, TX.- The Amon Carter Museum of American Art, the Dallas Museum of Art, and the Nasher Sculpture Center announced that together these three North Texas museums are adding more than a combined 1,700 high-resolution works of art to the Google Art Project. The Art Project allows online visitors to explore the museums’ paintings, sculptures, and other objects virtually. Highlights from the 1,200 images submitted by the Amon Carter showcase work by some of the greatest names in American art,...

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Categories: museums & galleries

OTTAWA.- The artists’ collective BGL, composed of Jasmin Bilodeau, Sébastien Giguère and Nicolas Laverdière, will represent Canada at the prestigious 56th International Art exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia, in Italy in 2015. The selection was announced by the National Gallery of Canadaon behalf of a jury of leading experts in contemporary Canadian art. The Venice Biennale is among the most prestigious contemporary art events in the world, and the only international visual arts exhibition to...

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LONDON.- Sotheby’s S|2 will present This Side of Paradise curated by Jane Neal, a leading expert on the contemporary art scene in Central and Eastern Europe and a celebrated curator. Featuring some of the most important contemporary painters working in the figurative tradition, This Side of Paradise offers a privileged view of artists who rather than follow the trajectory set by American Abstraction and Pop Art that dominated the latter half of the twentieth century, have instead committed to...

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA.- Los Angeles-based artist Jacqueline Kiyomi Gordon works in sound, installation and sculpture. Gordon investigates sonic and architectural applications of cybernetic systems in the 20th and 21st centuries to technological design, from anechoic chambers to the military’s use of Long Range Acoustic Device (LRAD) speakers. Reverse engineering those implements of social control, often through the use of audio and spatial feedback systems that manipulate the visitor’s senses; the...

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GENESO, NY.- On March 29th, Cottone Auctions will be holding their annual Winter Fine Art and Antiques Auction offering 500+ lots in Cottone’s 6000 square foot gallery at 120 Court Street, Geneseo, NY. This important estate auction will include original paintings by noted listed artists, several Tiffany lamps, silver, sculpture, Asian art, antiquities, art glass, Oriental rugs and period furniture. Internet bidding will be facilitated by LiveAuctioneers.com and Invaluable.com (formerly...

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Categories: art market

ROSLYN HARBOR, NY.- The first garden was Eden —a setting of flowers and plants for the creation of our world and mankind. Ever since, we have cultivated gardens simply for their beauty or for the sustenance they provide as food. Flowers have served as inspiration for painters and poets from time immemorial. From the mundane to the exquisite, flowers enhance every facet of our lives. Their physical expression may be found in gardens and outdoor parties of every kind, from the [...]

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