New Chihuly Glass Museum at Seattle Center?

As the Seattle Center looks to reinvent itself, it is entertaining a proposal to replace the center’s outdated Fun Forest with a 44,000-square-foot museum for work by famed glass artist Dale Chihuly. The owners of the Space Needle recently described a partnership with Chihuly and Seattle that could attract more than 1,000 visitors a day. …

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New York Art Fairs

The Armory Show Pier 94 & Pier 92 (modern) March 4-7, 2010 Artists, galleries, collectors, critics and curators have come to New York for the Armory Show and the dozen or so art fairs in it’s orbit.  This year The Armory Show features 267 galleries from 31 countries and the “art community focus section” of the…

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Titan Masterpieces travel to United States

The paintings Diana and Actaeon and Diana and Callisto by Italian Renaissance painter Titian (1488/1490 – 1576) are headed to the United States as part of a four-year partnership with the National Galleries of Scotland and the High Museum of Art in Atlanta. The National Galleries of Scotland, who jointly purchased Diana and Actaeon with…

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Gorky Retrospective @ Tate Modern & MOCA LA

The Tate Modern in London is currently showing a retrospective show of the work of Arshile Gorky.  Gorky is both known for his noteworthy contribution to mid-20th century art, as well as his tragic life story and untimely death. Armenian born, he fled to the United States during the World War I.  He was largely…

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