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Nazi Looted Art

The Holocaust Records Preservation Project<p>Summer 2002, Vol. 34, No. 2<p><i>By Anne Rothfeld</i><p><b>Artworks that were confiscated and collected for Adolf Hitler,</b> …

World History

For The Record #286 - Update on Germany : Dave Emory : Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming

Review of the repatriation of Holocaust art assets in the United States hearing : Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming

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Joffrey Ballet announces 2018-19 season

The Joffrey Ballet’s 2018-19 season will include the world premiere of Yuri Possokhov’s “Anna Karenina,” presented as part of a first-time collaboration between the Joffrey and the Australian Ballet, it was announced Monday.<p>Possokhov’s two-act ballet of Leo Tolstoy’s 19th century novel about a …

Dancing

Van Gogh Museum hunts four lost Gauguin paintings for new exhibition

The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam is hunting down paintings by Paul Gauguin in a bid to exhibit all of the works made during the artist’s visit to the …

Six Collection

A rare tour of an aristocrat's private home reveals valuable 17th-century paintings from artists like Rembrandt.<p>Amsterdam is not want for art museums …

Surfacing on the market: from Giacometti to Le Corbusier

<b>London, Sotheby’s, 28 February: Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale</b><p>Diego and Alberto Giacometti dominated design sales during 2017. In Christie’s …

Fine Art

France to hand back Nazi looted art to Jewish family at Louvre

France will return three paintings by the Flemish master Joachim Patinir Monday to the descendants of a Jewish family who were forced to sell them as …

National Portrait Gallery Unveils Obama Portraits

Washington (AP) -- When Barack Obama speaks, people listen. At least they did when he was in the White House. But that kind of authority didn't hold …

The Obamas' Official Portraits Are Being Unveiled. Here's What to Know About the History of Presidential Paintings

On Monday, the National Portrait Gallery unveiled portraits of Barack Obama and Michelle Obama painted by, respectively, Kehinde Wiley and Amy …

The Obamas’ Official Portraits Unveiled at National Portrait Gallery

Artists Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald joined the former presidential couple at the ceremony Monday morning.<p>On Monday morning, former president <b>Barack Obama</b> and First Lady <b>Michelle Obama</b> arrived at the National Portrait Gallery for the unveiling of their official portraits. The president’s was done by …

The turbulent history of Klimt's Nazi-seized works

On the 100th anniversary of Gustav Klimt's death, two restitution cases illustrate how returning paintings to the heirs of the original Jewish owners …

Judge rules Picasso painting sold to escape Nazis can stay with New York Metropolitan

German businessman Paul Leffmann sold Picasso's "The Actor" in 1938 to escape Nazi Germany with his wife. His great-grand-niece has lost a lawsuit …

Art

Explainer: the symbolism of The Lady and the Unicorn tapestry cycle

The arrival of The Lady and the Unicorn tapestry cycle at the Art Gallery of New South Wales from February 10 presents a rare opportunity to see a …

Winslow Homer's paintings of fishing remain inspirational

There are palates full of exciting reasons to join the Worcester Art Museum, especially when the outdoors proves inhospitable. Its recent Winslow …

Art

Iconoclast painter Kehinde Wiley’s portrait of Barack Obama will be unveiled tomorrow

After a year working in secrecy, celebrated hip hop portraitist Kehinde Wiley is finally ready to unveil the most important commission of his career: the presidential portrait of Barack Obama.<p>The Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery will present Wiley’s opus to the public in a special ceremony in …

Art

Argentina ballet dancers protest by performing in the street

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Ballet dancers took to the streets of Argentina's capital Thursday, blocking traffic but causing onlookers to break into cheers and applause as they performed pirouettes to "Swan Lake" in protest of government funding cuts.<p>About 80 dancers, choreographers, and other …

Dancing

From geology to ballet

The State Ballet of Georgia will perform a diverse program<p>><br>• ><p>Nina Ananiashvili. (photo credit: LADO VACHNADZE)<p>Nina Ananiashvili is one of the better …

Italo-Byzantine Painting

My Digital Art History project is inspired by the thirteenth-century Italo-Byzantine painting shown below:<p>Currently in the Kress collection of the …

Wisdom of the Crowd | Digital Collections

In 2005, a team of marine biologists led by Glenn Jones of Texas A&M University used inflation-adjusted pricing data from the New York Public …

New Research Article: How Do Digital Humanities Scholars Use Twitter?

The following full text article appears in the SAGE journal, <i>Big Data and Society.</i><p><b>Title</b><p><b>Authors</b><br>Anabel Quan-Haase <i><br>The University of Western Ontario</i><p>Kim …

The Digital Middle Ages: An Introduction

In the decades following the onset of the Index Thomisticus project, medievalists were often early adopters of the digital, and continue to play an …

Jasper Johns Still Doesn’t Want to Explain His Art

LOS ANGELES — Not long ago, Jasper Johns, who is now 87 and widely regarded as America’s foremost living artist, was reminiscing about his childhood in small-town South Carolina. One day when he was in the second grade, a classmate named Lottie Lou Oswald misbehaved and was summoned to the front of …

Artist Jasper Johns at The Broad

Gayle Anderson was live at The Broad to explore the NEW exhibition featuring the work of American painter, sculptor, and printmaker, Jasper …

Artists

How Choreographer Peter Walker Crafted a Score for His New York City Ballet World Premiere

Walker worked with Oliver Davis to create the music for his dance odyssey debuting this month at Lincoln Center.<p>Following his 2016 ballet <i>ten in …

A Forsythe premiere and centennial salute highlight Boston Ballet’s season

Boston Ballet’s 2018-19 season will be headed by two familiar story ballets, George Balanchine’s “Coppélia” and Frederick Ashton’s “Cinderella,” plus …

Self-Portrait with a Straw Hat (obverse: The Potato Peeler) | Vincent van Gogh | 67.187.70a | Work of Art | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Van Gogh produced more than twenty self-portraits during his Parisian sojourn (1886–88). Short of funds but determined nevertheless to hone his …