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Rune Olsen Exhibition at Johansson Projects

Rune Olsen Exhibition at Johansson Projects

. April 30, 2010

If Only features a maze of life-sized sculptures of children on leashes crisscrossing and obstructing the gallery space. Constructed of newspaper, plastic bags, archival tape, and glass eyes resembling Olsen’s own, his kid creations tethered by their leashes are simultaneously humorous and confrontational. Are “brat-straps” a practical device to supervise a child’s exploration or an […]

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Emma Rodgers: From Sketch to Sculpture at the Walker Art Gallery

. April 28, 2010

Emma Rodgers is a Wirral based artist who has achieved international acclaim for her sculptures. This display focuses on a recent work called ‘The Dancer’. This beautiful sculpture is shown alongside original preparatory sketches and items from the casting process. These objects explore how the idea for a work of art becomes reality. Open 28 […]

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Huntington to be the First U.S. Venue for Important Renaissance and Baroque Bronzes Exhibition

. April 23, 2010

The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens will be the first U.S. venue for the important international exhibition “Beauty and Power: Renaissance and Baroque Bronzes from the Peter Marino Collection,” which will be on view in the MaryLou and George Boone Gallery Oct. 9, 2010 through Jan. 24, 2011. The exhibition is a rare […]

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MoMA Presents Lee Bontecou Exhibition

MoMA Presents Lee Bontecou Exhibition

. April 21, 2010

Featuring three sculptures and more than a dozen works on paper by American artist Lee Bontecou (b. 1931), this intimate installation spans four decades of the artist’s career, from 1958 to 1998. On view through 30 August. Known for her richly evocative forms that conjure biological, geological, and technological motifs, Bontecou has described “the natural […]

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Rembrandt Bugatti Masterpieces for Sotheby’s Auction

Rembrandt Bugatti Masterpieces for Sotheby’s Auction

. April 19, 2010

Sotheby’s New York will offer, as part of its May 5 and 6 Impressionist and Modern Art Evening and Day sales, Property from the S. Joel Schur Collection, perhaps the finest collection of masterpieces by Rembrandt Bugatti in private hands. Bugatti was a singular figure whose vision was devoted to unique and powerfully modern sculptures […]

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