EXHIBITION Art in Naples, a Golden Age 20 June – 11 Oct 2015 Musée Fabre, Montepellier, France

The Musée Fabre is showing Art in Naples, a Golden Age from 20 June to 11 October 2015. This follows on from the highly successful Caravaggio exhibition held in 2012. In the XVIIth century Naples – second to Paris – was the most populated city in Europe and nearly Paris’ equal as a centre of art and culture.Continue reading “EXHIBITION Art in Naples, a Golden Age 20 June – 11 Oct 2015 Musée Fabre, Montepellier, France”

Exhibition: Collecting the Arts of Mexico (New York)

Collecting the Arts of Mexico Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Exhibition: July 17, 2015–August 7, 2016 Includes five recently acquired eighteenth-century paintings on copper by the Mexican artist Nicolás Enríquez for a Spanish patron.

Exhibition: Masterworks of Spanish Colonial Art from Phoenix Art Museum’s Collection

Masterworks of Spanish Colonial Art from Phoenix Art Museum’s Collection Exhibition: 5 September 2015 – 28 February 2016 Symposium: Wednesday, 30 September 2015, Phoenix Art Museum (free): Speakers on Spanish Colonial art include Jeanette Favrot Peterson, Sharon Fredrick, Jaime Lara, and Angélica J. Afanador-Pujol.

Exhibition: Made in the Americas: The New World Discovers Asia (Boston, Winterthur)

Made in the Americas: The New World Discovers Asia Boston, Museum of Fine Arts 18 August 2015 – 15 February 2016 Moves to Winterthur Museum, Wilmington, Delaware, USA, 26 March 2016 – 8 January 2017 Survey exhibition of 94 items drawn from across the Americas from Canada to Peru all of which show influence ofContinue reading “Exhibition: Made in the Americas: The New World Discovers Asia (Boston, Winterthur)”

Exhibition: Cristina Rodrigues, Knutsford, Cheshire

Cristina Rodrigues: ‘Guardian Angels’ Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire 21 May – 4 October 2015 closed Mondays The latest exhibition by Portuguese-born and Manchester-based installation artist and former architect and ethnographer, on display at a Georgian National Trust country house venue. Rodrigues’ art lends an artistic identity to functional objects within the house, such as tables,Continue reading “Exhibition: Cristina Rodrigues, Knutsford, Cheshire”

Exhibition: Miró y el Mori el Merma, Valencia

Miró y el Mori el Merma Centro del Carmen, Valencia 11 June – 13 September In 1978 Miró collaborated with the theatre company Teatre de la Claca to design, decorate and produce the masks and giant puppet figures for their production of Mori el Merma a play based on Alfred Jarry’s tyrannical Ubu figure, whomContinue reading “Exhibition: Miró y el Mori el Merma, Valencia”

Exhibition: The Red that Colored the World, Santa Fe

The Red That Colored The World Museum of International Folk Art Santa Fe, New Mexico 17 May – 13 September 2015 Next venue: Bowers Museum (Santa Ana, California) From 31 October 2015 (Photo: Sewing box with cover with cochineal dyed wool yarn -detail). Box, Patzcuaro, Michoacan, Mexico, late 18th century. Wood, paint, metal, gold leaf, 4 3/4Continue reading “Exhibition: The Red that Colored the World, Santa Fe”

The Mayas, Liverpool, June – October 2015

Exhibition: Mayas: Revelation of an Endless Time World Museum, Liverpool 19 June – 18 October 2015 Large exhibition produced by the Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia (INAH) in Mexico City, exploring the Mayan civilization of eastern Mexico and modern day Guatemala, Belize, western Honduras and El Salvador. 385 objects, from museums and Mayan sites, rangingContinue reading “The Mayas, Liverpool, June – October 2015”

Exhibiton: Miró, Düsseldorf

Installationsansicht der Ausstellung “Miró. Malerei als Poesie” im K20 Grabbeplatz, Foto: Achim Kukulies, © Successió Miró / VG Bild-Kunst 2015   Miró: Malerei als Poesie (Miró: Painting as Poetry) Kunstsammlung Nordrhein Westfalen, Düsseldorf 13 June – 27 September 2015 Previously on at the Bucerius KunstForum, Hamburg, now on in an expanded form. Exhibition of about 50Continue reading “Exhibiton: Miró, Düsseldorf”

Exhibition: Francisco de Zurbarán, Madrid

Zurbarán: A New Perspective; Zurbarán: una nueva mirada Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid 9 June – 13 September 2015 The exhibition will include the recently conserved St Serapion — click here for video  (before its redisplay in the new European galleries at Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, Connecticut), and aims to provide a new insight into the artist’s work byContinue reading “Exhibition: Francisco de Zurbarán, Madrid”