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Dallas Museum Aims to Make Three Curatorial Hires

The Dallas Museum of Art announced today that it is looking to fill three curatorial positions, including one new one. Those positions are: Lillian Clark Curator of Paintings and Sculpture, Lupe Murchison Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art (which has been open … Read More


Pictures at an Exhibition
Michaël Borremans, The Glaze, 2007, oil on canvas. PHOTO: ©PETER COX; ART: ©MICHAËL BORREMANS/COURTESY ZENO X GALLERY ANTWERP/PRIVATE COLLECTION, SWITZERLAND

‘Michaël Borremans: As sweet as it gets’ at Dallas Museum of Art

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.Today’s show: “Michaël Borremans: As sweet as it gets” is currently on view at Dallas Museum of Art. The exhibition brings together a mix of the Belgian artist’s paintings, drawings, … Read More


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Morning Links: Misogynistic Appropriation Edition

Zak Arctander appropriated a photograph by Arabelle Sicardi and Tayler Smith, and his version ended up in The New Yorker. Sicardi and Smith strike back. [Jezebel]Billionaire collector Adrian Cheng is supporting a series of exhibitions at the Institute of Contemporary … Read More


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Dallas Museum of Art Names New Board Chair, Officers, Trustees

In recent elections held by the Dallas Museum of Art’s board of trustees, Melissa Fetter was named chairman. She will succeed Margot B. Perot Fetter, who has served on the board since 2006.The nominating committee was chaired by Deedie Rose … Read More


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Morning Links: ‘Random Darknet Shopper’ Edition

Curator of the yet-to-open West Kowloon museum M+, Tobias Berger, who has worked there for the past four years, will leave in May to become head of the cultural center in Hong Kong’s Central Police Station (CPS). [The Art Newspaper]Democrats introduced two bills … Read More


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Gabriel Dawe's Plexus No. 4, made from Gütermann thread, wood, and nails was on view at the Dallas Contemporary in 2010.


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Morning Links: Dallas Edition

Sixteen Romanesque Biblical manuscripts known together as as “The Idda Collection” will go on display, for sale, at the Les Enluminures Gallery in New York from April 9-May 2. Dated between 980-1240, the manuscripts are priced from $180,000 to $6.5m—the latter … Read More


Retrospective Reviews
Installation view of "Body and Matter: The Art of Kazuo Shiraga and Satoru Hoshino," currently on view at Dominique Lévy Gallery. PHOTO: TOM POWEL IMAGING. COURTESY DOMINIQUE LÉVY GALLERY

The California 1930s Frat-Rush-Week Esthetic: On the First American Gutai Show, in 1958

Gutai, the loose group of Japanese artists known for their work from the 1950s, is having a moment in America. Kazuo Shiraga, the abstract painter known for using his feet and hands in lieu of brushes, is the focus of not … Read More


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Alden Pinnell: Powering Up the Dallas Art Scene

Founder of the Power Station, Alden Pinnell supports emerging artists and collects across the spectrum Read More


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Jim Hodges: Under the Denim Sky

Jim Hodges mines the symbolic and esthetic potential of ordinary materials through his light-handed approach to collage Read More


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13 Dazzling Treasure-Packed Art-Museum Shows to See in Spring 2014

Masterworks, manuscripts, mosaics, royal jewels, devotional sculpture, and blinged-out arms and armor feature in exhibitions devoted to the arts of Byzantium, Buddhism, Islam, West Africa, the Samurai, the Andes, and more Read More


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How Edward Hopper Storyboarded ‘Nighthawks’

Drawings at the Whitney reveal the step-by-step process the artist used to create his iconic painting of a New York diner at night Read More


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Suite Memories: Art for JFK and Jackie

An exhibition in Texas reassembles the art that decorated the Kennedys’ hotel suite on the night before the president was assassinated Read More


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Reshaping the Art Museum

Confronted with urgent demographic realities, art-museum directors are drawing on game theory, interactive technology, and a host of other new strategies to help people feel welcome, engaged, and emotionally fulfilled. Read More