Search Results

David Rubenstein Tapped to Head Smithsonian Institution

Thursday, October 27th, 2016

Smithsonian Institution Receives $14.5 Million in Additional Government Funding

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

Smithsonian Names Lonnie Bunch, African American Museum Head to Direct Entire Institution

Friday, May 31st, 2019

Smithsonian to Open Joint Institution in London with V&A Museum

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

Land Artist Nancy Holt’s Archives Head to Smithsonian

Wednesday, July 7th, 2021

Smithsonian and Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation to Investigate Asian Art Provenance

Thursday, December 10th, 2020

Smithsonian Pulls Back from Permanent London Space

Tuesday, January 28th, 2020

Smithsonian Looks at Its Path Forward

Thursday, December 26th, 2019

Smithsonian Spotlights Donation of Duchamp Works to Museum Holdings

Friday, December 6th, 2019

Smithsonian Secretary Lonnie G. Bunch III Interviewed in Art Newspaper

Tuesday, November 12th, 2019

Smithsonian Will Not Remove Sackler Name From Museum

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019

Smithsonian to Reopen Tuesday

Monday, January 28th, 2019

Smithsonian Secretary Calls for End to Shutdown in Open Letter

Friday, January 25th, 2019

Corcoran Gallery to Give Away Works to U.S. Institutions

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Smithsonian Confirms London Expansion

Thursday, April 12th, 2018

Smithsonian Institute To Stay Open Monday During Shutdown

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

Michael Govan Joins Smithsonian Board

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Stephanie Stebich Named Director of Smithsonian American Art Museum

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Smithsonian Receives Major Challenge Gift from Walton Family for Digitization of Archives

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

Smithsonian’s Asian Art Collection to Go Online by End of Year

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Smithsonian Exploring Potential London Expansion

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Government Shutdown Costs to Smithsonian Reach $2.8 Million

Saturday, November 2nd, 2013

Smithsonian Director to Step Down Next Year

Saturday, September 21st, 2013

Da Vinci Notebook Coming to the Smithsonian

Friday, August 9th, 2013
Global contemporary art events and news observed from New York City. Suggestion? Email us.
NEWS

Warhol ‘Marilyn’ Sells for $195 Million, Smashing Records for American Artist

May 10th, 2022

An Andy Warhol portrait of Marilyn Monroe sold for $195 Million last night at a Christie’s charity auction, making it the most expensive American work of art to sell at auction. “We did sell the most expensive painting of the 20th century,” says Christie’s specialist Alex Rotter. “This is a big achievement.”
Read More »

Matthew Wong Profiled in New Yorker

May 10th, 2022

The artist Matthew Wong gets a profile in the New Yorker this week, reviewing his work and untimely death at the age of 35.  “Something in me was pushed by an urge to visually reproduce the uncalculated, almost accidental slice of poetry in front of me,” the article quotes him.
Read More »

Cornelia Parker Interviewed in The Guardian

May 10th, 2022

Cornelia Parker has an interview in The Guardian this week, discussing her work, vision, and thoughts on changing her citizenship to Germany. ” I’m thinking of applying for German citizenship because I’m half German. I don’t like feeling not part of Europe,” she says. “I don’t want to be a little Englander.”
Read More »

REFERENCE LIBRARY