| Apr 11, 2015
| 4:00 AM
Before there was "Urban Light," there was "Space Sculpture."
Erected as a dramatic plaza centerpiece when the Los Angeles County Museum of Art first opened on Wilshire Boulevard 50 years ago, "Space Sculpture" stumbled through a less-than-splendid...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 1:17 PM
The world’s most popular exhibitions … galleries getting ever bigger … Frida Kahlo’s love letters … and controversies surrounding the park projects of architect Thomas Heatherwick. Plus: overcrowded museums, Lima murals...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 2:35 PM
Emma Perdue of Grasonville, a freshman at McDaniel College, is among the 2018 class of Global Fellows. McDaniel's Global Fellows program is a structured three-year program open to freshmen and designed to enhance their understanding of global issues,...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 10:54 AM
The towering genius and caprices of Mark Rothko provided onetime Chicagoan John Logan with a large canvas that ultimately proved profitable.
Logan's "Red" took home the Tony Award for best play in 2010 and was last seen here in 2011 at the Goodman....
| Feb 12, 2015
| 6:39 AM
Harun Farocki's "Eye/Machine III" strings together footage made primarily by and for machines. Black-and-white landscapes viewed from above by missile scanners so they can hit their targets, a hallway surveyed in psychedelic lines by the eye of a robot...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 6:59 PM
Landmark pop art that has graced the walls of the Allentown Art Museum this fall is coming down on Sunday.
You have four more days to see "Robert Indiana: From A to Z" and "American Pop: The Prints." There are guided tours and events, and on Thursday...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 7:17 PM
It seems fitting that "Red," a play about art and an artist, should be performed at Allentown Art Museum.
John Logan's Tony Award-winning play about painter Mark Rothko will be presented by the Northampton Community College Theater Department Thursday,...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 11:45 AM
Red lips were a potent enough trend at the Golden Globes that even Lorde swapped her Goth plum for a more classic pop of color.
But on her and other celebs such as Amal Clooney, Taylor Schilling and Keira Knightley, the red lines were neither so sharply...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 7:50 PM
Abstract paintings and sculptures were once the gold standard of Modern art. They spoke of adventurous aesthetic expeditions into hitherto unexplored visual realms.
Since the 1950s the figurative banner was held high by marvelous painters such as...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 2:00 PM
On this dark, rainy afternoon, Museum of Contemporary Art chief curator Helen Molesworth is hunkered down inside her office, bundled up in the copious folds of a fuzzy, gray sweater — and she is making sausage.
That's what Molesworth calls this...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 9:05 AM
Mark Rothko used paint to create a kind of almost living hum that vibrated off of the canvas. While his hum was overwhelmingly dark and ominous, the works on display in “Blush,” at Gallery CA through July 9, have a similar energy but emit a...