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Colony Art Gallery

Alexandru Trifu

Born in 1942 July 22, Bucharest, Romania. Lives and work in Geneva, Switzerland. He graduated from the Institute of Fine Arts "N. Grigorescu" in Bucharest, working for a time as a researcher at the Institute of Ethnography and Folklore, then he emigrated to Switzerland and settled in Geneva.

Published on Friday 11 March 2016

News article from Romania.

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Museum of Old and New Art (MONA)

A storm is brewing Funding and dates announced for Dark Mofo 2016

Coinciding with the announcement that Dark Mofo has secured a one-year funding agreement with the State Government, the organisers have released the dates for the 2016 festival.

Published on Friday 29 January 2016

News article from Australia.

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Australia Council for the Arts

Australia Council congratulates Tracey Moffatt AO on Australia Day honour

Celebrated Australian artist Tracey Moffatt has been honoured in this year’s Australia Day honours list with an Officer of the Order of Australia (AO).

Published on Wednesday 27 January 2016

News article from Australia.

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Guggenheim and Google Cultural Insitute Expand Access to the Museum’s Architecture and Permanent Collection Print

Online visitors from around the world can now explore the interior of the iconic Frank Lloyd Wright–designed Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum through Google Street View technology.

Published on Friday 22 January 2016

News article from United States.

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Joseph K. Levene Fine Art, Ltd.

When will Sotheby's start making money instead of spending money?

Sotheby's agreed to purchase Art Agency Partners, a two year old boutique firm with 15 employees owned and founded by Amy Cappellazzo, former deputy chairman Christie’s; Allan Schwartzman, art adviser and Adam Chinn, formerly co-founder of Centerview Partners LLC and partner at the law firm of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz.

Published on Saturday 23 January 2016

News article from United States.

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Australia Council for the Arts

Australia Council pays tribute to Malcolm Robertson

The Australia Council for the Arts is deeply saddened by the passing of Australian actor and theatre director Malcolm Robertson.

Published on Monday 18 January 2016

News article from Australia.

Australia Council for the Arts

Arts and disability funding for 2016 closes soon

The Australia Council for the Arts is again providing dedicated funding for artists with disability and is calling for applications before the 2 February closing date.

Published on Friday 15 January 2016

News article from Australia.

Art Gallery of New South Wales

New Executive Director of the Society appointed

Ron Ramsey joins as Executive Director of the Art Gallery Society of NSW

Published on Thursday 14 January 2016

News article from Australia.

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Geelong Gallery

Geelong Gallery announces new Director

The Board of Geelong Gallery today announced that Jason Smith will take over as new director following Geoffrey Edwards’ departure at the end of April 2016.

Published on Monday 18 January 2016

News article from Australia.

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Warhol, Weiwei, and the Digital Revolution

An exhibition at the National Gallery of Victoria compares the legacies of Andy Warhol and Ai Weiwei, but it's about much more than two iconic Pop artists. It's about a shift in ideology, as capitalism's once seductive Cult of Consumerism makes way for the people's Digital Revolution.

Published on Friday 15 January 2016

News article from Australia.

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JoAnne Artman Gallery

"Not So Plain Jane." Mixed Media Artist Jane Maxwell @ JoAnne Artman Gallery New York

Walk this way…..Talk this way….Give us a kiss….on the fashion runway to Not So Plain Jane Maxwell at the JoAnne Artman Gallery in Chelsea…

Published on Wednesday 13 January 2016

News article from United States.

Robert Rauschenberg Foundation

Foundation Donates Limited Edition Shirin Neshat Prints To Universities Around The World To Encourage Dialogue

With support from the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, Shirin Neshat created a series of portraits titled Our House is On Fire, a project that explored Egypt in the aftermath of the Arab Spring. The foundation is donating two limited edition prints from this series to thirty-three colleges and universities around the world. ​

Published on Tuesday 22 December 2015

News article from United States.

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Australia Council for the Arts

Australia Council grants support innovation and diversity

Arts projects incorporating science, several languages, and exploring ageing, illness and disabilities are some of the innovative and diverse works supported by the Australia Council for the Arts through its September grants round.

Published on Thursday 07 January 2016

News article from Australia.

Kathryn Markel Fine Arts

"Space, Light, and Disorder" at Kathryn Markel Fine Arts

Gallery artist, Marilla Palmer, has curated an exciting group show of paintings and sculpture explore the artist's relationship with physical and psychological disorder.

Published on Tuesday 12 January 2016

News article from United States.

Whitney Museum of American Art

Whitney Acquires Archibald Motley Masterwork

NEW YORK, January 11, 2016—The Whitney Museum of American Art is pleased to announce the acquisition of Archibald Motley’s Gettin’ Religion (1948), the first work by the great American modernist to enter the Whitney’s collection.

Published on Monday 11 January 2016

News article from United States.

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Arts Space Wodonga

Free Holiday Workshops

Arts Space Wodonga is currently running free school holiday workshops.

Published on Friday 08 January 2016

News article from Australia.

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Arts Space Wodonga

Current Exhibition - Tactile

Tactile: A selection of contemporary textile art from the permanent collection of the Wangaratta Art Gallery

Published on Friday 08 January 2016

News article from Australia.

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Nasui collection & gallery

”Before & After the Cultural Revolution in Romania: 1971”

From 1960 to 1970 the Romanian society experienced a short but important political and ideological breach, known as the ”unfrozen years”. This meant opening the country to the Western European culture and values. This period of openness did not last and it was followed by two decades of frozen Communism in Romania.

Published on Thursday 07 January 2016

News article from Romania.

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The Museum of Modern Art - MoMA

MoMA Receives $40 Million Gift from Kenneth C. Griffin Charitable Fund

The Museum of Modern Art announced today that the Kenneth C. Griffin Charitable Fund, a fund created by Citadel Founder and CEO Kenneth Griffin, has made a gift of $40 million to MoMA. The gift is one of the largest that MoMA has received in its 85-year history.

Published on Monday 21 December 2015

News article from United States.

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The Museum of Modern Art - MoMA

MoMA Launches Annual Report Website

The Museum of Modern Art has launched a dynamic annual report website that highlights key stories and achievements from the Museum’s 2014–2015 fiscal year:

Published on Thursday 10 December 2015

News article from United States.

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