Henri Matisse

12-ish indoorsy destinations to make winter fun again

+14<p>Do you have the winter blues? We certainly have felt the chill in the NUVO office with the temperature outside hovering around 10 below, with dogs …

Indianapolis

Intuitive Art: Painting Like Matisse Streaming Video

<b>Shipping Options</b><br>For United States customers:<p>Ground: $4.95 flat rate. Free shipping on orders over $50<br>Estimated total shipping time (not including …

Art

Art Industry News: Nan Goldin’s Anti-Oxycontin Group Lays Out Demands in a New Petition + More Must-Read Stories

Art World<p>Plus, an open letter urges the reinstatement of documenta's CEO and new details emerge about the 2018 Armory Show.<p>,<p><i>Art Industry News is a</i> …

Salvator Mundi

Underground Gallery Wedding In London With Cool, Flashy Signage

Did you know that you can get married in the London Underground?! Hidden in Shoreditch is the old, historic ticket hall, now known as Kachette, the …

Weddings

The Guardian view on contemporary art in schools: a joyful idea reborn

In the 1940s, School Prints were a visionary notion to bring affordable, adventurous artworks into classrooms. Reinvented for the 21st century, they still are today<p>In 1946, a letter was sent out to a number of British artists. It began: “We are producing a series of auto-lithographs … for use in …

Opinion (UK)

The Dining Room at The Met: A Distinguished History

For many years, trustees, staff and Members of The Met have been privy to a carefully kept secret: a serene dining room on the fourth floor of the …

Restaurants

Samuji Pre-Fall 2018 Collection

As beautifully clean as Samuji designs often seem, they always come with an intricate story or kaleidoscopic reference. The Spring 2018 collection, for example, was inspired by architect Alvar Aalto’s home, Art Deco buildings in Cape Town, the Manhattan club scene in the 1980s, and the artwork of …

Avant-garde

Police hunt for more Ritz robbers after stolen jewels found

French authorities have recovered all the loot stolen by a group of thieves in a brazen robbery of the Ritz hotel in Paris. The police still hunt for …

Crime

Top weekend events: Martin Luther King Jr. parade, 'Crystal Cortex,' Karl Denson's Tiny Universe

Martin Luther King Jr. Parade<p>2 to 4 p.m. Sunday. Along Harbor Drive, Embarcadero. alpha-zsl.org/mlkdayparade.html<p>Thousands of San Diegans will line …

California

Experience aviation disasters with crash survival app | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

Experiencing a selection of “real-world aircraft emergencies from the passenger’s viewpoint, with the highest fidelity allowed by today’s mobile …

News (China)

Vantage Theater Stages World Premiere Of 'The Color Of Light'

Photo credit: Marti Kranzberg<p>Companion viewing<p>“Matisse-Picasso” (2002)<p>“A Model for Matisse” (2005)<p>“Matisse Live” (2014)<p>Vantage Theater is committed …

Avant-garde

30 rare prints make French impressions at gallery show

The etching by impressionist painter Edgar Degas pictures a little girl, her expression serious, her dress formal, her long hair pinned back with a …

Art

6 unique things to do in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi is the capital of the United Arab Emirates and its richest city. Home to man-made islands, silver skyscrapers, mega malls and lavish …

Roller Coasters

Hotel openings to watch out for in 2018

Here are a few of the hottest hotel openings to look out for in 2018.

Hotels

Outrage Mounts as La Salle University Forges Ahead With Plan to Sell Works From Museum’s Collection

Art World<p>Museum watchdogs and others are crying foul, but the university is undeterred.<p>,<p>It didn’t take long for the recent news that Philadelphia’s …

Museums

House Hunting in … Morocco

<b>A RENOVATED VILLA WITH A ROOFTOP POOL</b><p><b>1.5 MILLION EUROS (ABOUT $1.8 MILLION)</b><p>This traditional Moroccan-style villa in Tangier has five bedrooms and three floors and was built in 1930. It was renovated and decorated in 2014 and 2015 by the seller, Nicolo Castellini Baldissera, an interior …

Real Estate

Ten of 2018’s Most Unmissable Exhibitions

Art, fashion, photography and architecture shows to plan your holiday schedule around<p>January is often billed as the perfect time to look ahead to the …

Art

A fresh and modern redesign for an open concept living-dining area

THE CHALLENGE<p>Brenda Stewart is struggling to come up with an inviting and cohesive design plan for the 14-by-16-foot living-dining area of her Owings Mills, Md., townhouse. The open space gets lots of natural light, but Stewart needs help selecting stylish furniture and placing it strategically to …

Lifestyle

La Salle University to sell dozens of artworks

The art museum of La Salle University in Philadelphia has decided to sell off 46 pieces of art in order to pay for new education programs.<p>The pieces …

Artists

US university museum announces controversial sell-off

La Salle university in Philadelphia has announced plans to sell 46 major works from its museum collection by artists such as Thomas Eakins, Alex …

Art

Top Shelf: Pamela Stephenson

Pamela Stephenson came to fame in the 1980s on the comedy scene in Britain. She's perhaps best known for her work on the sketch show <i>Not the Nine</i> …

Avant-garde

Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos: An Illustrated Celebration of How the Pioneering Artist’s Love of Animals Shaped Her Character

A loving homage to the inner menagerie of a wild and wondrous spirit.<p><i>“True art, when it happens to us, challenges the ‘I’ that we are,”</i> Jeanette Winterson wrote in her exquisite meditation on how art transforms us. <b>Frida Kahlo</b> (July 6, 1907–July 13, 1954) has effected such inner alchemy in millions …

Artists

A Perfect City Break in Copenhagen - The Capital of Cool

<b>Copenhagen has firmly established itself as one of the coolest cities in Europe and the perfect city break destination. I’ve created the perfect</b> …

Europe

La Salle plan to sell museum masterpieces stuns art community

La Salle University, which has struggled to plug a deficit in recent years, plans to sell 46 pieces of art from its prized museum collection to help …

Artists

Faith Salie on how art can help shape our New Year's resolutions

<i>As we count down to the New Year 2018, we've made some time for Faith Salie:</i><p>"Time is an illusion," Albert Einstein told us. If you don't believe …

Avant-garde

The Life and Art of Paul Klee

Paul Klee (1879-1940) was a Swiss-born German artist who was one of the most important artists of the 20th century. His abstract work was varied and …

Art History

Visit to the Matisse Museum in Nice

The museum of Matisse is a short journey from centre of Nice and has a superb collection of works by the great French artist Henri Matisse.<p>The Museum …

Artists

Basquiat blockbuster and Schiele show lined up for Fondation Louis Vuitton next autumn

The institutional clamour for Jean-Michel Basquiat continues apace with the announcement of a major show of the late US artist’s works at the …

Art

Exhibition at Centre Pompidou takes a fresh look at the work of André Derain

The Centre Pompidou is presenting « André Derain 1904 - 1914. La décennie radicale » (The Radical decade), which takes a fresh look at the work of …

Art

An Insider’s Guide to Master Drawings New York

Here’s what to look for in the galleries and on the block, January 26–February 3.<p>Those looking to enhance their portfolios of old master drawings …

Art