Rennweg 6, 1030 Vienna, Austria
With Aging Pride, the Belvedere has dedicated a comprehensive museum exhibition to the highly topical, socio-political subject of age. It is the first exhibition to contrast historical and contemporary artistic positions on the concept of age with regard to gender roles, the assignment of these roles, and inter-generational solidarity.
TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY
J. Wayne Stark Galleries, 4229 TAMU, 275 Joe Routt Blvd, College Station, TX
A Traveling Museum Exhibition
Women Painting Women: In Earnest is an exhibition curated by co-founders Alia El-Bermani and Diane Feissel which honors the human spirit and shares the thoughtful and unique vision of 30 contemporary artists who explore the complexity of being a woman today. This exhibition premiers at the Customs House Museum in Clarskville, TN and then travels to the J. Wayne Stark Galleries at Texas A&M University.
21 Cork Street
London W1S 3LZ
Intimate, revealing and personal, the latest paintings by American artist Aleah Chapin explore the passage of time as seen through the body; depicting friends and relations, all of whom she has known throughout her life growing up in a unique island community on the US Pacific Northwest Coast.
T: +44 (0)20 7439 7766
Willard L. Metcalf Award for a young artist of great promise.
In 1986, the Academy received a bequest from Addison M. Metcalf, son of the late member Willard L. Metcalf (1858 - 1925), for an award to honor young artists of great promise. The Willard L. Metcalf Award in Art is a biennial prize of $10,000, and will be presented to Aleah on May 18th at the Academy's annual ceremonial. All winners of the institution's 2016 awards will showcase their work in a special exhibition May 18th - June 12th at the Academy.
633 W 155TH STREET, NEW YORK, NY 10032
A Centennial Tribute to Nellie Cornish and the Cornish College of the Arts.
Delving deep into public and private archives, Cascadia presents historic artwork, dance, films, costumes and more, by key Cornish figures such as Merce Cunningham, Robert Joffrey and Mark Tobey.
190 Sunset Ave. #E Edmonds, WA 98020
The human figure has been depicted by artists for centuries and is still a constant source of inspiration. Artists have represented the male and female body as a symbol, used its forms and shapes to explore power and movement, presented it to show allegories from mythology or simply celebrated the human body for its beauty, elegance or eroticism. Drawn from The Ingram Collection of Modern British and Contemporary Art, featured artists include Henry Moore, Jacob Epstein, Eduardo Paolozzi, Elisabeth Frink, Ralph Brown, Allen Jones, Reg Butler, Anthony Green and Aleah Chapin.
The Lightbox, Chobham Road, Woking, Surrey, GU21 4AA
By Margaret McCann, David Kratz and Bob Colacello
"This book is a celebration of figurative art, essential to those interested in both traditional techniques and the latest developments in the art of the figure. An expansive survey of contemporary figurative art, The Figure showcases work by acclaimed artists including Jenny Saville, Eric Fischl, and Will Cotton alongside emerging talents. With a wealth of imagery displaying some of the finest examples of the genre in all mediums, this richly illustrated volume attests to the enduring appeal of the art of the human figure."
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By Jason Seiler
"This book is a step by step road-map to creative success. With 400 years of combined knowledge and experience from the industry’s most successful artists, painters, illustrators, art directors and entrepreneurs."
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