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Museum of Old and New Art (MONA)

Marina Abramović: Private Archaeology

Marina Abramović the world’s most recognised performance artist returns to Australia after a 17-year absence to participate in two projects that continue her extraordinary evolving creative life: the first opens at the Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) and the second is Kaldor Public Art Projects.

Published on Thursday 19 February 2015

News article from Australia.

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Artitja Fine Art

Art Parade 2015

For the second year uning, Artija Fine Art’s first exhibition for the year will open with a lively, theatrical event in which over 80 works of art from more than 20 Aboriginal art communites around Australia will be paraded.

Published on Thursday 19 February 2015

News article from Australia.

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Australia Council for the Arts

Arts And Disability Funding For 2015 Closes Soon

The Australia Council for the Arts is encouraging artists with disability to apply for dedicated funding before the 3 March deadline.

Published on Tuesday 17 February 2015

News article from Australia.

Art Gallery of New South Wales

Brett Whiteley Studio celebrates 20 years

With today marking the 20th anniversary of the Brett Whiteley Studio, the Art Gallery of New South Wales and Wendy Whiteley are thrilled to announce that the Studio will officially come under the Gallery’s ownership. Previously the Studio was owned by the New South Wales Government and managed by the Gallery.

Published on Tuesday 17 February 2015

News article from Australia.

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Paramor Prize

Big Prize For Virtual Life

It was a close race, but the winner of the inaugural Paramor Prize: Art + Innovation has been chosen, with Canberra local Erica Seccombe taking home the $20,000 prize for her work Virtual Life.

Published on Monday 02 February 2015

News article from Australia.

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Art Month Sydney

Art Month 2015 Program Now Live

Today, Tuesday 3 February, Art Month Sydney will officially release the dynamic new program for this year’s festival, which will take place from the 6-29th of March. Artistic director Glenn Barkley brings his passion for connecting and collaborating with living artists to this year’s festival, themed ‘Where Art Happens’.

Published on Tuesday 03 February 2015

News article from Australia.

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The Museum of Modern Art - MoMA

MoMA Appoints Leah Dickerman To Newly Endowed Position In Department Of Painting And Sculpture

The Museum is pleased to announce the establishment of a newly endowed position, The Marlene Hess Curator of Painting and Sculpture, which will be held by Leah Dickerman, Curator, in the Department of Painting and Sculpture.

Published on Monday 09 February 2015

News article from United States.

The Museum of Modern Art - MoMA

Young Architects Program 2015

The Museum of Modern Art and MoMA PS1 announce Andrés Jaque/Office for Political Innovation as the winner of the annual Young Architects Program (YAP) in New York.

Published on Thursday 05 February 2015

News article from United States.

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Australia Council for the Arts

Australia Council Announces Dates For Apam 2016

Australia Council for the Arts Chief Executive Officer Tony Grybowski today announced the 2016 Australian Performing Arts Market (APAM) would be held in Brisbane from 22 to 26 February.

Published on Wednesday 11 February 2015

News article from Australia.

Australia Council for the Arts

Contemporary Dance Funded For Regional Areas

The Australia Council for the Arts has funded five arts organisations to stage performances, mentor local artists and engage with audiences to enable regional communities to experience contemporary dance.

Published on Monday 09 February 2015

News article from Australia.

Australia Council for the Arts

Australia Council Congratulates Dave Brown On Prestigious International Award

Australia Council for the Arts Chief Executive Officer Tony Grybowski has congratulated Patch Theatre Artistic Director Dave Brown on winning one of the most prestigious honours for youth arts - the Mickey Miners Lifetime Achievement Award.

Published on Wednesday 04 February 2015

News article from Australia.

Australia Council for the Arts

Emerging Artists’ Careers Given An Artstart

An opera singer, a dancer with disability, a jeweller and a spoken word poet are among 99 emerging artists to be given a boost by the Australia Council in the latest round of ArtStart grants.

Published on Thursday 29 January 2015

News article from Australia.

NGV International

Telstra and the National Gallery of Victoria announce three year creative partnership

A major three-year creative partnership between the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) and Telstra was recently announced by NGV Director Tony Ellwood and Telstra Chief Financial Officer and Group Executive International, Andrew Penn. Inspired by a shared interest in creativity and innovation in a digital world, the partnership will explore initiatives that bring art and technology together.

Published on Monday 02 February 2015

News article from Australia.

Centre For Creative Arts, La Trobe University

Nature in the Dark goes US & NITD II is out!

The project launch of the Nature in the Dark (NITD) in the US coincides with the launch of the second edition of artists' videos. After the first edition, NITD II moves from the aesthetic of night-vision photography to go underwater.

Published on Thursday 29 January 2015

News article from Australia.

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Centre For Creative Arts, La Trobe University

Writing from Below: Death and the Maiden

We're very pleased to announce the publication of a new issue of Writing from Below. This special issue remixes Death and the Maiden, examining the motif and other associated themes and subjects through a range of critical and creative works, and across a diverse disciplinary perspectives.

Published on Thursday 22 January 2015

News article from Australia.

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Artabase

This is the last email newsletter from Artabase!

This will be the last email you receive from Artabase as we complete the transition to our new location on the internets at http://art.base.co - keep a lookout next week for the email coming from our new address and if it ends up in your spam folder please mark it as 'not spam'. Moving to BASE will allow us to expand the quantity of customers we keep informed about their favourite topics.

Published on Thursday 29 January 2015

News article from Australia.

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.

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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.

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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.