All posts tagged “Visual Arts

Too Fast to Live, Too Young to Die: Punk Graphics at Museum of Arts and Design (MAD), 1976–1986 April 9 – August 18, 2019

“Too Fast to Live, Too Young to Die: Punk Graphics, 1976–1986 is an exhibition that explores the punk and post-punk movements through the lens of graphic design. The exhibition features more than four hundred of punk’s most memorable graphics, including flyers, posters, album covers, promotions, zines, and other ephemera. Originating… Read More

Tiepolo in Milan: The Lost Frescoes of Palazzo Archinto at The Frick Collection, April 16 – July 14, 2019

“The Frick Collection presents paintings, drawings, prints, and photographs related to Giambattista Tiepolo’s (1696–1770) first significant project outside of Venice, a series of ceiling frescoes painted in 1730–31 for Palazzo Archinto in Milan. Commissioned by Count Carlo Archinto, one of the city’s most influential patrons… Read More

Nordic Impressions: Contemporary Art from Åland, Denmark, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden at Scandinavia House, through June 8, 2019

“Nordic Impressions: Contemporary Art from Åland, Denmark, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden brings together a wide array of artistic expressions—paintings, drawings, photographs, installations, films, and videos—that reflect the rich diversity and global character of Nordic art. The exhibition features works by internationally acclaimed artists such as Olafur… Read More

The Power of Intention: Reinventing the (Prayer) Wheel at The Rubin Museum of Art, March 1 – October 14, 2019

“The Power of Intention: Reinventing the (Prayer) Wheel is an exhibition that brings together traditional and contemporary art to illuminate the relationship between our intentions, commitments, and actions. Inspired by concepts related to Buddhist prayer wheels — ritual objects containing thousands of written prayers and mantras… Read More