Monthly archives of “April 2016

The Roof Garden Commission: Transitional Object (PsychoBarn) by Cornelia Parker at The Met Fifth Avenue, April 19 – October 31, 2016

Photographs by Corrado Serra. “A large-scale sculpture by acclaimed British artist Cornelia Parker, inspired by the paintings of Edward Hopper and by two emblems of American architecture—the classic red barn and the Bates family’s sinister mansion from Alfred Hitchcock’s 1960 film Psycho—will comprise the fourth… Read More

Pergamon and the Hellenistic Kingdoms of the Ancient World at The Met Fifth Avenue, April 18 – July 17, 2016

Photographs by Corrado Serra. “The conquests of Alexander the Great transformed the ancient world, making trade and cultural exchange possible across great distances. Alexander’s retinue of court artists and extensive artistic patronage provided a model for his successors, the Hellenistic kings, who came to rule over much of his… Read More

Drawing Dialogues: Selections from the Sol LeWitt Collection at The Drawing Center, April 15 – June 12, 2016

Drawing Dialogues: Selections from the Sol LeWitt Collection features over one hundred works in drawing, sculpture, photography, print, and installation by more than sixty artists from the artist’s extraordinary collection, as well as select works by LeWitt. The show concentrates on minimal and conceptual drawing, which forms the… Read More