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Gustav Stickley and the American Arts & Crafts Movement at The...

SAN DIEGO, CA.- The San Diego Museum of Art presents Gustav Stickley & the American Arts and Crafts Movement, the first nationally touring exhibition to focus on the artist’s career and his contributions to the history of American design and archi...

Princeton University Art Museum Acquires Exceptional Andean Painted Textile

PRINCETON, NJ.- The Princeton University Art Museum has acquired an early, rare and important Chimú painted textile panel from the Late Intermediate Period (about A.D. 1200-1290). The large, unusually well-preserved cotton fragment is one section of ...

Cleveland Museum of Art Acquires Renowned Pre-Columbian Artworks at Auction

CLEVELAND, OH.- The Cleveland Museum of Art today acquired two noteworthy objects of the ancient Andean Wari people at auction. The unique and celebrated Bag with Human Head is a painted animal hide pouch in superb condition exhibiting a remarkably lif...

A Journey Through Renaissance Italy at the Denver Art Museum

DENVER. CO.- Cities of Splendor: A Journey Through Renaissance Italy invites visitors to explore more than 50 paintings, textiles and decorative arts that defined the style that became known as the Italian Renaissance. The artworks and sumptuously d...

‘Carol Wax ~ Dance of Shadows’ At the Herakleidon Museum in...

Athens.- The Herakleidon Museum in Athens is presenting 'Carol Wax: Dance of Shadows" until 19th June 2011. The exhibition includes 100 works on paper by the contemporary New York artist Carol Wax. The majority of these works are mezzotints, however...

Sotheby’s to Offer Exquisite Fine Arts with Links to Europe’s Most...

LONDON.- Sotheby’s announce Noblesse Oblige, the sale of an exquisite selection of decorative and fine arts with remarkable links to some of Europe’s most important aristocratic families on Thursday 14th April 2011. A highlight of the sale is...

Exhibition of Magnificent Andean Tunics on View at Metropolitan Museum

NEW YORK, NY.- The Metropolitan Museum of Art will present a special exhibition focusing on the Andean tunic, beginning March 8. Featuring some 30 tunics drawn from the Museum's collection with loans from The Textile Museum, Washington, D.C., The Cleve...

Pulp Fashion: The Art of Isabelle de Borchgrave at the Legion...

SAN FRANCISCO, CA.- For more than fifteen years, the Belgian artist Isabelle de Borchgrave has been producing a completely original body of work that is quite easy to explain but very difficult to categorize. Her central project has been to recreate ex...

Indianapolis Museum of Art to Reconfigure Third Floor Galleries

INDIANAPOLIS, IL.- The Indianapolis Museum of Art announced it is remodeling its third floor galleries consisting of the Asian, African, design arts, and textiles and fashion arts collections throughout the next two years. The new configuration will al...

New Exhibit Unveiled in Royal Ontario Museum’s Patricia Harris Gallery of...

TORONTO.- The Royal Ontario Museum has unveiled its newest installation in the Patricia Harris Gallery of Textiles & Costume. Riotous Colour, Daring Patterns: Fashions + Textiles 18th to 21st centuries is a dazzling display featuring over 120 textiles ...

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