Visual Arts

Louvre Abu Dhabi reportedly replaces map missing Qatar

Jan 22, 2018

A state-linked newspaper in the United Arab Emirates says the Louvre Abu Dhabi has replaced a map at the museum that didn't show Qatar amid a diplomatic crisis pitting Doha against four Arab nations _ including the UAE

Berlin museums restitute works sold at Nazi-era auction

Jan 22, 2018

Berlin's city museums authority says it has restituted 11 works that were part of prominent art owner Margarete Oppenheim's collection and were auctioned off under Nazi rule in 1936

Prolific artist Ed Moses of LA's 'Cool School' dies at 91

Jan 19, 2018

Ed Moses, the brilliant, prolific abstract expressionist whose works helped transform Los Angeles from a cultural backwater to a major force in the world of modern art, has died at age 91

Outdoor artworks illuminate London in Lumiere Festival

Jan 18, 2018

The dark January streets of London are being transformed into an illuminated outdoor gallery as part of the Lumiere arts festival

Embrace the Bold North in Minneapolis for Super Bowl

Jan 17, 2018

Minneapolis is the northernmost city to host a Super Bowl, and tourism officials are embracing that as they welcome visitors to the "Bold North."

World War I painting on loan from UK coming to Kansas City

Jan 16, 2018

The National World War I Museum and Memorial in Kansas City is preparing to display a John Singer Sargent painting depicting British soldiers blinded by a gas attack on the Western Front

New exhibit celebrates 1960 Winter Olympic Games at Tahoe

Jan 15, 2018

Weeks ahead of the opening of the 2018 Winter Games in South Korea, the El Dorado Arts Council has opened a new exhibition celebrating the 1960 Winter Olympics held at Squaw Valley near Lake Tahoe

Basquiat painting sold for $110.5M to be exhibited in NYC

Jan 12, 2018

An artwork by Jean-Michel Basquiat that previously sold for a record $110.5 million at auction will return to New York City in a new exhibition

Boston museum re-ups $10M reward for return of art

Jan 11, 2018

The $10 million reward offered by a Boston museum for information that leads to the return of more than half billion dollars' worth of art stolen in 1990 isn't expiring after all

Over 100 Latin American artworks donated to NY museums

Jan 11, 2018

A New York City museum trustee says the Museum of Modern Art and the Bronx Museum of the Arts will collectively receive more than 100 works of contemporary Latin American art

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