National Museum of Asian Art Hosts the First US Museum Retrospective on Bahman Jalali and Rana Javadi

Posted inSponsored Opening in Washington, DC, on August 6, Living in Two Times Features works by two of the most influential figures in the development of late 20th-century photography in Iran. © Bahman Jalali / Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC: Gift of Rana Javadi, RLS2022.1.49 (detail) Bahman Jalali and his wife and … Read more

Museum Hosts Community Iron Pour for People Affected by Gun Violence

LOUISVILLE, KY participants — Last weekend, as others gathered around backyard grills to celebrate the Juneteenth and Father’s Day holidays, artist Roberto Visani gave safety instructions to a small group of workshop clustered around a cupola furnace at Falls City Foundry. The furnace would be heated to some 2,100 degrees Fahrenheit, enough to melt the … Read more

The Met Hosts an Exhibition of Employees’ Art, Open to the Public for the First Time

The employee art exhibition during installation (all photos Elaine Velie/Hyperallergic unless otherwise noted) Every other year since 1935, New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art has presented an exhibition of its employees’ art. It has always been a relatively private affair, with the works on view for staff members’ eyes only — until now. This year, … Read more

Neue Nationalgalerie Hosts Ukraine Fundraiser—and More Art News – ARTnews.com

To receive Morning Links in your inbox every weekday, sign up for our Breakfast with ARTnews newsletter. The Headlines THE WAR IN UKRAINE. At Ukraine’s largest art museum—the Andrey Sheptytsky National Museum in Lviv—workers have been rushing to safeguard its collection, the Associated Press reports. “Today you see empty walls, so it feels bitter, sad,” … Read more