June 18, 2013 Gary Hume in conversation with Michael Bracewell
Tate Britain will host a talk between Gary Hume and Michael Bracewell on Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 6:30 to 8:00 P.M. Hear Gary Hume talk about his practice as a painter with writer, novelist and cultural commentator Michael Bracewell. Tickets are on sale for £12 and can be purchased through Tate Britain's website. This event is related to the exhibition Gary Hume, June 5 - September 1, 2013.
May 16, 2013, 7:00 pm Charles Ray to Speak at MCASD La Jolla
Charles Ray will deliver the 13th Annual Axline Lecture, presented by the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego and The San Diego Museum of Art, on May 16, 2013, at MCASD La Jolla. For more information and tickets, please visit MCASD on the web.
March 13, 2013 Terry Winters Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Letters
The American Academy of Arts and Letters has announced that Terry Winters will be one of three new members who will be inducted during the organization's annual induction and award ceremony to be held in mid-May. An exhibition of works by new members and recipients of awards will be on view in the academy’s galleries from May 16 to June 9, 2013. For more information, please click here.
January 2013 Broad Gets a Classic Ellsworth Kelly
Artinfo.com has announced that Eli Broad has acquired Ellsworth Kelly's Green Blue Red, 1963, an example of a key group of paintings the artist made using the three titular colors early in his career. The canvas joins six other Kelly paintings and one of his sculptures in the Eli and Edythe L. Broad Collection and is the earliest of the eight works. For more information, please click here.
New Ellsworth Kelly sculpture at the Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia
The Barnes Foundation installed a recently commissioned Ellsworth Kelly sculpture in the garden of the Foundation's new location on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway on April 10, 2012. The 40-foot-tall stainless steel sculpture, titled Barnes Totem, now stands at the end of a reflecting pool, a site selected in collaboration with the artist. The museum will open to the public on May 19, 2012. For more information, please visit the Barnes Foundation's website.
Katharina Fritsch at The Museum of Modern Art
Katharina Fritsch's Group of Figures, 2006-2008, a recent acquisition of The Museum of Modern Art in New York, is currently on view in the museum's Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Sculpture Garden. For more information about visiting the garden, please check MoMA's website.