Advertising
Advertising

Explore

Filter by written by:

View all

Explore - Art

  1. Charley Harper

    Charley Harper

    Charley Harper (1922-2007), over the course of a 60-year career as a prolific graphic designer, painter and illustrator, brought his unique, modernist style to a wide range of publications, such as...

    08.07.09

  2. Re-imagining Chinatown
    Post

    Re-imagining Chinatown

    If you are in Los Angeles this weekend (or any time before September 5), be sure to pay a visit to Fifth Floor Gallery to take part in the new interactive exhibition Re-imagining Chinatown by urban...

    written by: Sarah Rich
    08.05.09

  3. Lace in Translation

    Lace in Translation

    The Design Center (TDC) has commissioned three internationally-renowned artists and designers – whose works are often inspired by traditional lace imagery – to mine its historic Quaker...

    08.03.09

  4. Lorna Blaine Halper: The Space Between

    Lorna Blaine Halper: The Space Between

    In this solo exhibition of Black Mountain artist Lorna Blaine Halper (1924- ), drawings, sculptures, and paintings will be on view, beginning with works created during from her time at Black...

    08.03.09

  5. coolcapitals Competition
    Post

    coolcapitals Competition

    Calling all graphic designers and overall creative types: You only have three more days to submit your geographically inspired creation for the coolcapitals contest. Time is running out!

    written by: Amanda Dameron
    07.24.09

  6. Bauhaus 1919–1933: Workshops for Modernity

    Bauhaus 1919–1933: Workshops for Modernity

    This exhibition brings together over 400 works that reflect the extraordinarily broad range of the Bauhaus school's productions, including industrial design, furniture, architecture, graphics,...

    07.23.09

  7. In & Out of Amsterdam: Travels in Conceptual Art, 1960–1976

    In & Out of Amsterdam: Travels in Conceptual Art, 1960–1976

    This is an exhibition of 75 works by ten American and European artists relating to travel and the city of Amsterdam. Focusing on Conceptual art practices between 1960 and 1976, the show includes...

    07.15.09

  8. Ruth Asawa: Drawing in Space

    Ruth Asawa: Drawing in Space

    This exhibition celebrates artist and sculptor Ruth Asawa (1926- ) and features her earliest sculptures, drawings and paintings created while studying at Black Mounain College with Josef Albers,...

    07.12.09

  9. Not New Work

    Not New Work

    San Francisco–based sculptor Vincent Fecteau culled through the museum's collection to present this exhibition of 25 rarely-seen artworks from artists such as Judy Chicago, Max Ernst, Richard...

    07.01.09

  10. Alexander Calder: A Balancing Act

    Alexander Calder: A Balancing Act

    This exhibition will feature a selection of the American sculptor's work from 1927 through to the mid-1970s. Many pieces will be from Jon and Mary Shirley's collection—many of which are...

    07.01.09

  11. Joaquín Torres-García: Constructing Abstraction with Wood

    Joaquín Torres-García: Constructing Abstraction with Wood

    Celebrated for his work as a modernist painter, teacher, and author, Joaquin Torres-García is also known for breaking new ground in the realm of wooden constructions or “maderas.&rdquo...

    07.01.09

  12. Like a Kid in a Candy Store
    House Tours

    Like a Kid in a Candy Store

    For Parisian gallery director Didier Krzentowski, the art of collecting has become a career by design.  

    written by: Sam Grawe
    photos by: Philippe Munda
    07.01.09

  13. Exhibition Snapshot: Cleveland Art
    Dwell on Design

    Exhibition Snapshot: Cleveland Art

    We are on the ground at Dwell on Design, exploring the conference and talking to exhibitors. First up is Cleveland Art, a furniture design company that specializes in pieces made from salvaged...

    written by: Kristen Terry
    06.27.09

  14. Matt Locke at Dwell on Design 2009

    Matt Locke at Dwell on Design 2009

    Designer Matt Lock presents his creations, made from found materials at his warehouse, at his booth on the floor of Dwell on Design in Los Angeles.

    06.26.09

  15. William Kentridge: Five Themes

    William Kentridge: Five Themes

    The exhibition features the first American presentation and catalogue of the new work Kentridge has created since 2000 that dramatically expands his technical innovations as an artist filmmaker,...

    06.22.09

  16. Eight Questions for Brad Cloepfil
    Profiles

    Eight Questions for Brad Cloepfil

    Brad Cloepfil of Allied Works Architecture of Portland, Oregon, has become the go-to man for museum design these days. He’s built an addition to the Seattle Art Museum, the Contemporary Art...

    written by: Aaron Britt
    06.09.09

  17. Touring Design for a Living World
    Post

    Touring Design for a Living World

    Design for a Living World is a new "green" exhibition at the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum in New York City. For the show, the museum commissioned ten leading designers...

    written by: Rachael Grad
    06.09.09

  18. A Clearing in the Streets
    Post

    A Clearing in the Streets

    Frederick Law Olmsted brought nature to New York in his carefully controlled design of Central Park.  In that green oasis amid the city’s dense buildings, nature comes to urbanites in...

    written by: Drew Himmelstein
    06.04.09

  19. Creating the Modern Stage
    Travel Reports

    Creating the Modern Stage

    While in New York last week I made a stop into the Morgan Library to see the new show Creating the Modern Stage: Designs for Theater and Opera, on view until August 16th.

    written by: Aaron Britt
    06.03.09

  20. Maker Faire 2009
    Post

    Maker Faire 2009

    This weekend the annual Maker Faire is taking place south of San Francisco at the San Mateo County Events Center. Hosted by Make Magazine, the gargantuan event pulls together science geeks, tech...

    written by: Sarah Rich
    05.31.09

Pages

Advertising