Tag Archives: Edvard Munch

Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Sargent's Group with Parasols, 1904-1905.


9 Art Events To Attend In New York City This Week

MONDAY, JUNE 29Opening: “Space and Matter” at Sperone Westwater“Space and Matter” combines new work with old art to explore ideas of “depth, relief, and object-hood,” as its press release states. The exhibition will include work by Richard Tuttle, Tom Sachs, … Read More

Installation view of 'Melgaard + Munch: The End of It All Has Already Happened' at the Munch Museum in Oslo.PHOTOS COURTESY THE MUCH MUSEUM

His Struggle: Norwegian Mischief-Maker Bjarne Melgaard Meets Edvard Munch in Oslo

“He’s a very crazy man,” my Norwegian taxi driver, Viktor, told me on the way to the Munch Museum in Oslo. “Makes a lot of scandals.” He was speaking of Bjarne Melgaard, who is Norway’s most infamous living artist, like … Read More


Edvard Munch’s Backyard Reveals Its Secrets

At Edvard Munch’s seaside retreat in Norway, archeologists are unearthing his belongings—and a new museum and hotel are going up Read More


Why Wasn’t ‘The Scream’ Insured?

Museums debate the best way to protect irreplaceable works of art Read More