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OCTOBER 2017

‘Fragonard: The Fantasy Figures’ - NGA Washington - ‘Fragonard: The Fantasy Figures’ brings together—for the first time—a newly discovered drawing by Jean Honoré Fragonard (1732–1806) and some 14 of his...

Klimt & Rodin: Artistic Encounter in San Francisco - The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco presents ‘Klimt & Rodin: An Artistic Encounter’, celebrating the legacies of these two pioneers. October 14, 2017 – January...

Christie's to auction Leonardo da Vinci’s 'Salvator Mundi' - Christie’s will auction Leonardo da Vinci’s 'Salvator Mundi' on its Sale of Post-War and Contemporary Art on November 15, 2017 in Rockefeller Plaza, New York...

Chinese art after 1989 at the Guggenheim - The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum presents ‘Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World’, a major exhibition of contemporary art from China spanning 1989 to 2008...

Drawings from the Lehman Collection at the Met - Exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art traces the development of European drawing from the Renaissance to the early 20th century. October 4, 2017 – January 7...

SEPTEMBER 2017

Soulful Creatures: Animal Mummies in Ancient Egypt - ‘Soulful Creatures: Animal Mummies in Ancient Egypt’ is the first major exhibition to focus on one of the most fascinating and mysterious aspects of ancient Egyptian culture...

Raphael at the Albertina Museum - The Albertina is paying homage to Raphael with a major presentation of 150 paintings and drawings that has been developed in cooperation with the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford...

‘Power Plays’ at the Louvre - ‘Power Plays’ - Exhibition at the Louvre illustrate the evolution of the codes behind the representation of political power. September 27, 2017 - July 2, 2018. The exhibition is divided into four...

Jasper Johns: Something Resembling Truth - Jasper Johns: ‘Something Resembling Truth’ - the Royal Academy of Arts presents a landmark exhibition of the Honorary Royal Academician, Jasper Johns. 23 September...

Masterpiece by Francis Bacon at Christie's London - Christie’s will present Francis Bacon’s landmark painting 'Study of Red Pope 1962. 2nd version 1971', unseen in public for 45 years, on its Post-War and Contemporary...

‘Degas from the Burrell’ at NGA London - Marking the centenary of the artist’s death on 27 September 1917, ‘Drawn in Colour: Degas from the Burrell’ is also a fitting tribute to one of the greatest creative figures of French art...

Rodin at The Met – Metropolitan Museum - On the centenary of the death of Auguste Rodin (1840–1917), The Metropolitan Museum of Art celebrates its historic collection of the artist’s work in ‘Rodin at The Met’. September...

‘Proof: Goya, Eisenstein, Longo’ – Brooklyn Museum - From September 8, 2017, through January 7, 2018, the Brooklyn Museum presents ‘Proof: Francisco Goya, Sergei Eisenstein, Robert Longo’, an exhibition spanning three...

Edvard Munch: Color in Context - NGA Washington - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, presents ‘Edvard Munch: Color in Context,’ an exhibition of 21 prints that considers the choice, combinations, and meaning of...

AUGUST 2017

Landscape Traditions of China at Metropolitan Museum - Showcasing more than 120 Chinese landscape paintings in three rotations, ‘Streams and Mountains without End: Landscape Traditions of China’ explores the many uses...

Exhibitions at the Stedelijk focus on LGBTQI identity - ‘Zanele Muholi’ on view 8 July to 15 October 2017, and ‘Carlos Motta: The Crossing’, on view 16 September 2017 to 7 January 2018, focus on LGBTQI identity in...

‘Projects 107: Lone Wolf Recital Corps’ at MoMA - The Museum of Modern Art presents ‘Projects 107: Lone Wolf Recital Corps’, with the work of a multidisciplinary performance collective founded in 1986. August...

‘Showdown! Kuniyoshi vs. Kunisada’ at MFA Boston - The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, presents an exhibition focusing on the rivality between Japanese artists Utagawa Kuniyoshi and Utagawa Kunisada. August 11 to...

‘Playing with Fire’: Carlos Almaraz at LACMA - The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) presents the first major survey of paintings by Carlos Almaraz (1941–1989). August 6–December 3, 2017...

New Tate St Ives to open on 14 October - On 14 October 2017 the transformation of Tate St Ives will be complete. A four-year building project will have doubled the space for showing art, adding almost 600...

‘Matisse in the Studio’ at the Royal Academy of Arts - The Royal Academy of Arts presents 'Matisse in the Studio', the first exhibition to consider how the personal collection of treasured objects of Henri Matisse (1869-1954)...

‘Chagall: Fantasies for the Stage’ at LACMA - The Los Angeles County Museum of Art organizes ‘Chagall: Fantasies for the Stage’, the first U.S. exhibition to spotlight the principal role that music and dance played...

JULY 2017

Vernacular Photographs at Portland Art Museum - ‘Representing: Vernacular Photographs of, by, and for African Americans’ demonstrates the rich diversity of African-American life and experience from the late...

‘Ettore Sottsass: Design Radical’ at the Met Breuer - The exhibition at The Met Breuer, Ettore Sottsass: Design Radical, on view July 21–October 8, 2017, reevaluates Sottsass’s career in a presentation of his key works...

‘Noguchi’s Playscapes’ at SFMOMA - On view at the SFMOMA, San Francisco, July 15th to November 26th, 2017, ‘Noguchi’s Playscapes’ presents ideas about the democratization of art and public space by Japanese-American...

‘The Encounter: Drawings from Leonardo to Rembrandt’ - The National Portrait Gallery presents ‘The Encounter: Drawings from Leonardo to Rembrandt’ (13 July – 22 October 2017), an exhibition that includes...

Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power - Tate Modern presents ‘Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power’, a landmark exhibition exploring the main issues studied by African American artists from 1963 to 1983...

Jennifer Steinkamp at the Portland Art Museum - The Portland Art Museum presents an exhibition featuring the internationally renowned media artist Jennifer Steinkamp (American, born 1958). July 8 to September 17...

‘Sunshower’: Contemporary Southeast Asia at the Mori - ‘Sunshower: Contemporary Art from Southeast Asia 1980s to Now,’ is the largest-ever exhibition of Southeast Asian contemporary art to be held in Japan. Mori...

‘Peace’: Group exhibition at Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt - In the discursive group exhibition "PEACE" (June 30 - September 24, 2017), the Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt pursues a different approach and addresses the...

JUNE 2017

‘Mystical Symbolism’ at Guggenheim Museum - Guggenheim Museum presents ‘Mystical Symbolism: The Salon de la Rose+Croix in Paris, 1892–1897’ first-ever museum exhibition on the historic salons that brought...

Edvard Munch: Between the Clock and the Bed - The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) announces the global debut of the exhibition ‘Edvard Munch: Between the Clock and the Bed’, on view June 24...

‘Flower Power’ - Asian Art Museum, San Francisco - From June 23 to October 1, 2017 the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco hosts ‘Flower Power’, an original exhibition of pan-Asian artworks that reveals the powerful...

Sargent watercolours at Dulwich Picture Gallery - Dulwich Picture Gallery presents the first major UK exhibition of watercolours in nearly 100 years by the Anglo-American artist John Singer Sargent (1856- 1925)...

‘Andy Warhol: Prints’ at High Museum of Art - The High Museum of Art hosts the exhibition ‘Andy Warhol: Prints from the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation’. June 11 through September...

Major works by Turner and Guardi come to auction - On July 5th 2017, Sotheby’s will offer for sale ‘Ehrenbreitstein’, one of the greatest works by J.M.W. Turner still in private hands. The following day, Christie’s will...

Grayson Perry at the Serpentine Gallery - The Serpentine has invited British artist Grayson Perry, one of the most astute commentators on contemporary society and culture, to present ‘The Most Popular Art...

291 galleries to show at Art Basel's 48th edition - Art Basel announced its gallery list for the 48th edition in Basel, Switzerland, taking place from June 15 to June 18, 2017. This year, 291 leading international galleries - from...

Ashmolean Museum presents ‘Raphael: The Drawings’ - 120 works by Raphael from international collections go on show at the Ashmolean in the once-in-a-lifetime exhibition ‘Raphael: The Drawings’. 1 June – 3 September...

MAY 2017

MoMA presents ‘Robert Rauschenberg: Among Friends’ - ‘Robert Rauschenberg’, the first 21st-century retrospective of the artist, presents work from six decades of his widely celebrated career in fresh ways...

"Hokusai: beyond the Great Wave" - British Museum - The exhibition ‘Hokusai: beyond the Great wave’ provides new insight into the prodigiously productive last thirty years of Hokusai’s life and art from around 1820...

Walker Art Center presents teamLab’s ‘Graffiti Nature’ - In conjunction with the reopening of the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden in the summer of 2017, the Walker Art Center presents teamLab’s ‘Graffiti Nature’ in the...

Basquiat's Untitled sells for $110.5 million at Sotheby's - On May 18, 2017, Jean Michel Basquiat's 'Untitled' from 1982 was sold for $110.5 million at Sotheby's New York. The price is the new auction record for any work by...

Quest for Beauty: John Yeon in Portland - T‘Quest for Beauty: The Architecture, Landscapes, and Collections of John Yeon’: Portland Art Museum presents a retrospective look at architect John Yeon (1910-94)...

Katharina Fritsch: ‘Multiples’ at Walker Art Center - The Walker Art Center presents ‘Katharina Fritsch: Multiples’, spanning the career of Katharina Fritsch and celebrating the installation of her monumental new work in the...

Retrospective of Alberto Giacometti at Tate Modern - Tate Modern presents the UK’s first major retrospective of Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966) for 20 years. 10 May – 10 September 2017. Celebrated as a sculptor...

Rei Kawakubo: Art of the In-Between - The Costume Institute from the Metropolitan Museum of Art presents ‘Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between’, on view from May 4 through September 4...

Metropolitan Museum hosts ‘Irving Penn: Centennial’ - The Metropolitan Museum of Art organizes a major retrospective of the photographs of Irving Penn to mark the centennial of the artist’s birth. April 24 to...

APRIL 2017

Toba Khedoori at Pérez Art Museum Miami - The Pérez Art Museum Miami explores Toba Khedoori’s nuanced and powerful body of work in an exhibition running from April 21 to September 24, 2017. Born in Sydney...

Rudolf Belling. Sculptures and Architectures - Hamburger Bahnhof and Museum für Gegenwart Berlin is hosting ‘Rudolf Belling. Sculptures and Architectures’, exhibiting the works of Rudolf Belling (1886–1972)...

Making Space: Women Artists and Postwar Abstraction - ‘Making Space’ shines a spotlight on the stunning but still relatively under-recognized achievements of women artists between the end of World War II...

Botticelli and the Search for the Divine - ‘Botticelli and the Search for the Divine’, on view at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, from April 15 to July 9, 2017, explores dramatic changes in the artist’s style that reflect...

Stedelijk presents ‘Chris Beekman, De Stijl Defector’ - The Stedelijk presents ‘Chris Beekman, De Stijl Defector’ focusing on the work of Chris Beekman, one of the most politically active artists affiliated with the...

‘Bazille and the Birth of Impressionism’ in Washington - ‘Frédéric Bazille and the Birth of Impressionism’. Exhibition at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, explores Bazille’s role in Impressionist Movement...

Tate Britain presents ‘Queer British Art 1861-1967’ - Tate Britain hosts ‘Queer British Art 1861-1967’, the first exhibition dedicated to queer British art. Unveiling material that relates to LGBTQ identities...

Pop Art pioneer James Rosenquist dies at 83 - American artist James Rosenquist, one of the pioneers of Pop Art in the United States, died on Friday in New York. He was 83 years old. Born on November 29, 1933...

MARCH 2017

Christie’s to offer Picasso’s portrait of Dora Maar - On May 15 2017, Christie’s will offer 'Femme assise, robe bleue' by Pablo Picasso as a highlight of its New York Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale (Estimate...

Doug Wheeler’s Synthetic Desert at Guggenheim - The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum presents the first-ever realized work from a group of installations conceived by Doug Wheeler during the late 1960s...

‘Matisse / Diebenkorn’ at SFMOMA - The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) is hosting the first major exhibition to explore the inspiration California artist Richard Diebenkorn discovered in the work of Henri Matisse...

‘Michelangelo & Sebastiano’ at National Gallery London - The National Gallery London presents the first ever exhibition devoted to the creative partnership between Michelangelo (1475–1564) and Sebastiano del Piombo...

‘México 1900–1950’ at the Dallas Museum of Art - The Dallas Museum of Art, in collaboration with the Mexican Secretariat of Culture, presents ‘México 1900–1950: Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, José Clemente Orozco, and the...

Art Gallery of South Australia hosts ‘Versus Rodin’ - The Art Gallery of South Australia hosts ‘Versus Rodin: Bodies across space and time’, an exhibition that brings the work of Rodin into dialogue with over 100...

TEFAF Maastricht 2017 features 270 renowned galleries - As the world’s leading fine art and antiques Fair, TEFAF Maastricht provides an unrivalled meeting place for the best dealers in the world, attracting major...

‘Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern’ at Brooklyn Museum - ‘Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern’ is the first exhibition to examine the renowned artist’s self-crafted persona On view at the Brooklyn Museum from March...

Klimt leads art auctions in London, early 2017 - Gustav Klimt’ great 'Bauerngarten' (1907) was sold for £48 million / $59.3 million at Sotheby's, highlighting the impressionist and modern art auctions in London, February...

'Turner’s Modern and Ancient Ports' at the Frick - ‘Turner’s Modern and Ancient Ports: Passages Through Time’ illuminates Joseph Mallord William Turner’s (1775–1851) distinctly modern approach to the theme of the...

FEBRUARY 2017

America after the Fall: Painting in the 1930s - The Royal Academy of Arts presents ‘America after the Fall: Painting in the 1930s’, an exhibition chronicling the turbulent economic, political and aesthetic climate that...

'Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting’ at Louvre - The Musée du Louvre, in collaboration with the National Gallery of Ireland in Dublin and the National Gallery of Art in Washington, is holding ‘Vermeer...

‘Seurat’s Circus Sideshow’ at the Metropolitan Museum - Taking as its focus one of The Met’s most captivating masterpieces, ‘Seurat’s Circus Sideshow’ affords a unique context for appreciating the heritage and allure of...

Visionaries: Creating a Modern Guggenheim - ‘Visionaries: Creating a Modern Guggenheim’: Guggenheim Foundation Celebrates 80 Years of Innovation with Presentation of More Than 170 Modern Works by Over 70...

‘Magritte. The Treachery of images’ at the Schirn - René Magritte (1898–1967) conjures enigmatic paintings. In ‘Magritte. The Treachery of images’, the Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt explores his relationship to...

Major retrospective of David Hockney at Tate Britain - Tate Britain presents the world’s most extensive retrospective of the work of David Hockney, one of the most successful and recognisable artists of our time...

Della Robbia sculptures at NGA Washington - ‘Della Robbia: Sculpting with Color in Renaissance Florence’ is the first major American exhibition dedicated to works by three generations of the Della Robbia family and...

‘N. S. Harsha: Charming Journey’ at the Mori Art Museum - The Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, is proud to stage "N. S. Harsha: Charming Journey," the first major solo exhibition by this Indian artist, from Saturday...

JANUARY 2017

Painting from the 1980s at Whitney Museum - ‘Fast Forward: Painting from the 1980s’ takes a focused look at painting from a decade associated with the arrival of new media and the rapid growth of the contemporary...

‘Marisa Merz: The Sky Is a Great Space’ – Met Breuer - The Met Breuer presents the first major retrospective in the United States of the Italian painter, sculptor, and installation artist Marisa Merz (born Turin, Italy, 1926)...

Chinese Ceramics from the Los Angeles County Museum of Art - The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) presents the exhibition ‘Chinese Ceramics from the Los Angeles County Museum of Art’, on...

Christie's to auction Mark Rothko’s No. 1, 1949 - Christie’s Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Auction on 7 March 2017 in London will include Mark Rothko’s groundbreaking 'No. 1 (1949, estimate on request)'...

‘Rodin: The Human Experience’ – Portland Art Museum - The Portland Art Museum presents ‘Rodin: The Human Experience—Selections from the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Collections’, an exhibition of 52 bronzes by...

Sotheby’s to auction a still life attributed to Velázquez - Sotheby’s annual Masters Week auctions in New York will be held from 25 – 27 January 2017, and will feature a newly-discovered painting attributed to Velázquez...

London Art Fair launches the 2017 art world year - The 29th London Art Fair, the UK’s premier Fair for Modern British and contemporary art, will be the most international edition to date when it returns to the Business...

SFMOMA studies new Museum models - The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) announced ‘Yours, Mine, and Ours: Museum Models of Public-Private Partnership’ a half-day symposium on the current...

‘Turner in January’ in Dublin and Edinburgh - In 1900, the National Gallery of Ireland and the National Galleries of Scotland received a bequest of watercolours by J.M.W. Turner (1775-1851) from English...

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