Getting to Red Hook's Pioneer Works can be something of a trek. It's the scrappy sort of environment that one might readily associate with emerging New York artists and the spaces which support them. But this year, Pioneer visitors will be encounter...
Samuel Hoi has been named the next president of the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA), effective July 1. His predecessor, Fred Lazarus IV, in the top spot since 1978, announced his retirement, effective this coming May, in April of last year.
Philippe Vergne has been named director of the Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles.
In the first weeks of the administration of New York City Mayor Bill DeBlasio, art and culture observers await the appointment of a new Commissioner for Cultural Affairs. The new commissioner will replace the outgoing Kate Levin, who served from...
This spring, Gavin Delahunty will join the Dallas Museum of Art (DMA) as its new senior curator of contemporary art. His predecessor, Jeffrey Grove, became the museum's senior curator of special projects and research in May of last year.
The Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles has announced that it has exceeded a fundraising goal to quadruple its endowment, increasing the fund to a record high of more than $100 million over a 10-month period in 2013. The museum has also set a...
After seven years in the job, Aaron Betsky has announced his resignation from the directorship of the Cincinnati Art Museum. He will step down when a successor is named.
London's Tate Modern has named Andrea Lissoni its curator of film and international art. He will take up the post in March 2014.
During the early hours of the VIP preview at Art Basel Miami Beach today, rapper Sean Combs, dressed in all black and wearing shades, was seen browsing the aisles with his entourage. Most art-fair purchases are not cash and carry. But Combs was...
You have to wonder how Ad Reinhardt would feel about his current show, at David Zwirner's 20th Street location in New York, with its walls and vitrines filled with several decades' worth of the artist's cartoons and illustrations (through Dec. 18).
Forrest Nash of Contemporary Art Daily reveals the workings of his tastemaker website.
No sooner had the British filmmaker and installation artist Isaac Julien entered New York's Museum of Modern Art one morning last week than he was single-handedly heaving a hulking ottoman across the atrium floor.
New York gallery Mitchell-Innes & Nash has made two additions to its staff.
New York's New Museum will launch an incubator space for start-ups, artists and entrepreneurs next year in a former warehouse next door to the museum, at 231 Bowery on the Lower East Side.
British sculptor Anthony Caro, known for his work in steel and other materials, died Oct. 23 after suffering a heart attack. He was 89.
Whitfield Lovell's works present nuanced portrayals of anonymous African-Americans by combining detailed drawings, based on old found photographs, with evocative vintage objects. Lovell, who was born in 1959 in the Bronx, regularly scours flea...
New York's Museum of Modern Art has promoted Roxana Marcoci to the post of senior curator in the department of photography.
Spanning the years 1960 to 1974, the first decade and a half of Martial Raysse's career, this small survey exhibition presented a selection of the artist's signature assemblage/paintings along with sculptures and rarely seen experimental films.