| Sep 13, 1998
"The time has come to bring order out of chaos incident to rapid growth," wrote the architect Daniel H. Burnham. The year was 1909. The place, Chicago. The occasion, the unveiling of Burnham's sweeping, visionary plan to change the face of the city on the...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Why not start your new art year with fire?
A live bronze sculpture pour is the star of the show at Crealde School of Art's Winter Open House on Saturday. The event, 5-8 p.m., includes live music, demos, kiln firings, hands-on art projects and...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 4:35 PM
EVANSTON, Ill. — Three new exhibitions and related educational programs at Northwestern University’s Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art this spring demonstrate the museum’s …...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 7:06 PM
Where's the only place in the city you can eat, sleep and have your own private showing of museum-quality art?
For $3,000 a night you can rent out the Conrad’s new Gallery Suite. The space features ebony wood floors, chrome light fixtures, a...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 3:44 PM
The Academy for the Performing Arts presents "Damn Yankees" at the Huntington Beach High School auditorium, 1905 Main St., Huntington Beach. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday and tickets are $20...
| May 25, 2012
| 4:16 AM
"Beverly Pepper: Palingenesis 1962-2012" is a new exhibit that opens to the public today, May 25 at the Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park.
The exhibit traces Beverly Pepper's work in metal through her five-decade career. It will feature more...
| Aug 26, 2012
Editor's note: Last week we profiled Tampa, Fla., in preparation for the Republican National Convention. This week it's Charlotte, N.C., where the Democrats will convene.
— "So, where's the best barbecue in town?"
It seems like the question to...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 7:49 AM
Washington Art Association has had some pretty impressive members and exhibitions since it came into being in 1952. (Pictured is Alexander Calder’s “Floating Ovoids with Red Shape.") The association is celebrating its anniversary with a show,...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 4:09 PM
Darlene D. DeAngelo opened the double-door to the anonymous home in Lakewood and stepped into its main entrance hall.
Works by famous artists from the world of pop and abstract art lined the hallway. These included two pieces by the late Victor Vasarely,...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 1:08 PM
When Johns Hopkins Hospital officially opens its new, $1.1 billion building Tuesday, sick children will find a cobalt cow with legs the color of grass and a butter-colored head floating above their heads, poised to jump over a fanciful "moon."