Join the New-York Historical Society on Friday, January 13, at 1pm (ET) for Access, Outliers, and Exhibiting Disability. This free virtual event will focus on the work of curation and offer reflections on current language, methodologies, and narratives of disability and exhibition making.
- Keynote Moderator: Catherine Morris
Senior Curator, Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, Brooklyn Museum
- Lynne Cooke
Senior Curator, Special Projects in Modern Art, National Gallery of Art
- Matthew Higgs
Director/Chief Curator, White Columns
- Park McArthur
Registration is required to receive a link. To RSVP for this free discussion, visit nyhistory.org.
Since its founding in 1982, the Henry Luce Foundation’s American Art Program has supported wide-ranging collection projects and exhibitions at art museums in all 50 states. In commemoration of the program’s 40th anniversary, the Foundation has organized a yearlong series of virtual conversations moderated by field leaders and Luce grantees, past and present.
Deliberately forward-facing rather than retrospective, the Henry Luce Foundation Conversations on American Art and Museums explore what the best futures of American art and museums might look like. The participants will explore the role of the visual arts in an open and equitable society, and the capacity of art museums to challenge accepted histories, elevate underrepresented voices, and host the critical conversations in which we need to engage.
View the full schedule of future programs.
Funding and competitive scholarships are available for the MA/PhD in Art History & Criticism as well as for the MFA in Studio Art.
This week, the National Library of France gets an upgrade, finding the enslavers at the US Capitol, the beauty of MetroCards, headsets that kill, a fed-up librarian, and much more.
The loo in question is a former Victorian lavatory that could become one of the National Portrait Gallery’s new exhibition spaces.
Hear directly from Native American photographers who are defining what it means to be Indigenous today. Attend the program in NYC or online.
Mace-Hopkins, who died at age 24 during an artist residency in Scotland, was my partner and collaborator.
What makes Siobhan McBride’s work as a whole interesting is her interest in the ambiguity, suggestibility, and elusiveness of everyday life.
Curatorial Roundtables take place online once a week through April. Don’t miss a special lecture by artist and theorist Hito Steyerl on January 18.
Multiple cultural heritage sites of the Native Calusa people were impacted when the Category 4 storm hit Florida last September.
Strange Clay at the Hayward Gallery demonstrates the conceptual and technical innovation of contemporary ceramics with riotously joyful art.
As the exhibition honoring Black and Brown lives killed by police comes to a close, the Brooklyn art space presents a series of performances and community programs.
Robert Eckert, who led the Lutz Children’s Museum in Connecticut, has been sentenced to 66 months in prison.
Instead of apologizing, the artist mocked a Chinese student who protested the work.