The Magazine Antiques - Most Recent Current & Coming Posts The most recent posts for in Current & Coming. http://www.themagazineantiques.com Sat, 25 Oct 2014 03:11:27 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 Egon Schiele at the Neue Galerie http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-10-15/egon-schiele-at-the-neue-galerie/ <p>What Egon Schiele would have achieved had he lived beyond his twenty-eighth year is a matter to keep art historians up at night</p> ANTIQUES Staff Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Salon style at the New-York Historical Society http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-09-25/salon-style/ <p>Recreating the museum experience of nineteenth-century New York</p> James Gardner Thu, 25 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Thomas Hart Benton at the Met http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-09-24/benton-at-the-met/ <p>We can no longer see our country in the clear unnuanced light that Benton gave it in "America Today," but it is crucially important to know how it once felt to do so&nbsp;</p> ANTIQUES Staff Wed, 24 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Made in Texas http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-09-24/made-in-texas/ <p>Bringing together&nbsp;Texas-made art and objects that reflect the lives of Texans from the state's admittance to the United States to the discovery of oil at Spindletop and the devastation of Galveston during the hurricane of 1900</p> ANTIQUES Staff Wed, 24 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Events: Exhibitions, symposiums, and lectures http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-09-24/events-exhibitions-symposiums-and-lectures/ <p>Openings, closings, and happenings through October</p> Katy Kiick Wed, 24 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Museums want you! A roundup of shows commemorating the 100th anniversary of World War I http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-09-18/ww1-exhibitions/ <p id="docs-internal-guid-19493d57-9ef1-b429-7299-001505d5a7f3" dir="ltr"><span>Museums around the globe honor the centennial of World War I with exhibitions devoted to the conflict</span></p> Rose Birnbaum Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0100 About books http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-09-08/about-books-/ <p><span style="font-size: 12pt;">Recent noteworthy publications&nbsp;that are&nbsp;a pleasure to read and a delight to behold</span></p> Barrymore Laurence Scherer Mon, 08 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Two military portraits: El Greco and Pulzone http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-08-25/el-greco-and-pulzone/ <p>An artistic duel between two masters at the Frick&nbsp;</p> Rose Birnbaum Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Farther afield: Highclere Castle: The real Downton Abbey http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-08-20/-highclere-castle-the-real-downton-abbey/ <p>The staggering luxury of <em>Downton Abbey</em>'s turreted house and lush grounds have mesmerized audiences as much as any of the adventures of the Crawley family and their staff</p> Carolin C. Young Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Smelling the flowers: A closer look at permanent collections http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-08-12/new-old-masters-at-the-met/ <p>Castiglione and Le Brun: Two additions to the Old Masters collection at the Met</p> James Gardner Tue, 12 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Current and coming: Books at the Morgan http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-07-30/gardner-books-at-the-morgan/ <p>The treasures of Carter Burden's library are currently on display in <em>Gatsby to Garp: Modern Masterpieces from the Carter Burden Collection</em> at the&nbsp;Morgan Library and Museum<!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <w:WordDocument> <w:View>Normal</w:View> <w:Zoom>0</w:Zoom> <w:TrackMoves ></w> <w:TrackFormatting ></w> <w:PunctuationKerning ></w> <w:ValidateAgainstSchemas ></w> <w:SaveIfXMLInvalid>false</w:SaveIfXMLInvalid> <w:IgnoreMixedContent>false</w:IgnoreMixedContent> <w:AlwaysShowPlaceholderText>false</w:AlwaysShowPlaceholderText> <w:DoNotPromoteQF ></w> <w:LidThemeOther>EN-US</w:LidThemeOther> <w:LidThemeAsian>X-NONE</w:LidThemeAsian> <w:LidThemeComplexScript>X-NONE</w:LidThemeComplexScript> <w:Compatibility> <w:BreakWrappedTables ></w> <w:SnapToGridInCell ></w> <w:WrapTextWithPunct ></w> >< ><--></p> James Gardner Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Farther afield: Philosophy in the museum http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-07-30/philosophy-in-the-museum/ <p><span style="color: #333333;">In a refreshing new twist on how to bring new life to long-revered art and objects both the Staatliche Kunstsammlungen in Dresden and the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam have invited philosophers to play the role of curator</span></p> Carolin C. Young Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 End notes: Summer of art http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-07-28/summer-of-art/ <p>Do you remember the game License Plates, when vacation travel meant keeping your eyes peeled for car tags from as many states as possible? Well, this summer you can play Art Everywhere, looking for masterpieces of American art scattered across the American landscape</p> <p><!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <w:WordDocument> <w:View>Normal</w:View> <w:Zoom>0</w:Zoom> <w:TrackMoves ></w> <w:TrackFormatting ></w> <w:PunctuationKerning ></w> <w:ValidateAgainstSchemas ></w> <w:SaveIfXMLInvalid>false</w:SaveIfXMLInvalid> <w:IgnoreMixedContent>false</w:IgnoreMixedContent> <w:AlwaysShowPlaceholderText>false</w:AlwaysShowPlaceholderText> <w:DoNotPromoteQF ></w> <w:LidThemeOther>EN-US</w:LidThemeOther> <w:LidThemeAsian>X-NONE</w:LidThemeAsian> <w:LidThemeComplexScript>X-NONE</w:LidThemeComplexScript> <w:Compatibility> <w:BreakWrappedTables ></w> <w:SnapToGridInCell ></w> <w:WrapTextWithPunct ></w> <w:UseAsianBreakRules ></w> <w:DontGrowAutofit ></w> <w:SplitPgBreakAndParaMark ></w> <w:DontVertAlignCellWithSp ></w> <w:DontBre Eleanor H. Gustafson Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Events: Exhibitions, symposiums, and lectures http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-07-03/events-july-august/ <p>Openings, closings, and happenings through August</p> Katy Kiick Thu, 03 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 The PRB at the MMA http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-07-01/pre-raphaelites-at-the-met/ <p><span><em>The Pre-Raphaelite Legacy: British Art and Design </em>is now open at the Metropolitan Museum of Art</span></p> Cynthia Drayton Tue, 01 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 No Growing Pains at the Frick Collection http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-06-24/no-growing-pains-at-the-frick-/ <p>If ever a museum were justified in expanding, it is the Frick, especially in expanding exactly as they intend to do&nbsp;</p> James Gardner Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Then and Now: A museum’s museum http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-06-12/a-museums-museum/ <p>The American Museum of Natural History releases a trove of over 7,000 photographs, many never before seen by the public</p> James Gardner Thu, 12 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Meet the Altamiras at the Met http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-05-22/meet-the-altamiras/ <p>Four of Goya's portraits of the Altamiras family are assembled in one place for the first time in a century and a half&nbsp;</p> James Gardner Thu, 22 May 2014 14:51:00 +0100 Object of devotion at MOBiA http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-05-20/objects-of-devotion/ <p>On loan from the Victoria and Albert Museum, a selection of alabaster carvings from some very talented artists, most of them anonymous</p> James Gardner Tue, 20 May 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Chrysler Museum reopens http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/current-and-coming/2014-05-09/chrysler-museum-reopens/ <p>In its new spaces and reconfigured galleries the&nbsp;museum&nbsp;presents a fresh look at its collections, with its&nbsp;longstanding&nbsp;&nbsp;strengths in glass and European and American paint&shy;ing and sculpture as well as newer areas, such as &nbsp;contemporary art.</p> ANTIQUES Staff Fri, 09 May 2014 00:00:00 +0100