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Flash Points

New Flash Points Editor, Rachel Craft

Flash Points

New Flash Points Editor, Rachel Craft

Art21 is pleased to introduce our new Flash Points editor, Rachel Craft. Rachel is the Communications and Web Manager for the Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts.  In addition to managing …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Friday, October 30, 2009

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Friday, October 30, 2009

For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Friday, October 30 10:00am Jersey City Museum (Transformation) 10:00am Townhouse Gallery of Contemporary Art (Systems) 12:00pm Frost Art Museum (Compassion) 4:30pm …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Thursday, October 29, 2009

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Thursday, October 29, 2009

For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Thursday, October 29 9:00am River Dell Regional High School (Compassion) 10:00am Jersey City Museum (Compassion) 10:00am Frost Art Museum (Systems) 10:00am …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Wednesday, October 28, 2009

For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Wednesday, October 28 8:00am Glen Rock High School (Compassion) 7:00pm Art, Resources and Teaching (A.R.T.) (Systems) 7:00pm Museum of Modern and …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Tuesday, October 27, 2009

For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Tuesday, October 27 12:00pm Roswell Museum and Art Center (Systems) 12:15pm Penn State Greater Allegheny (Systems) 5:30pm Sheldon Museum of Art …

New guest blogger: Kelly Huang

New guest blogger: Kelly Huang

Thanks to Nathan Townes-Anderson for his copious posting and excerpts from all walks of art history. Follow him back on his own site, Nathantown. Up next is Kelly Huang. Kelly …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Monday, October 26, 2009

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Monday, October 26, 2009

For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Monday, October 26 9:00am Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center (Compassion) 12:00pm Borough of Manhattan Community College (Transformation) 12:00pm Parsons the New School …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Friday, October 23 – Sunday, October 24

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Friday, October 23 – Sunday, October 24

For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Friday, October 23 9:00am Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries (Transformation) 10:00am Townhouse Gallery of Contemporary Art (Compassion) 12:30pm School Without Walls …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Thursday, October 22

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Thursday, October 22

For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Thursday, October 22 11:30am University of Memphis (Systems) 12:15pm Columbia College (Transformation) 2:00pm UNEARTE (Transformation) 4:00pm Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Wednesday, October 21

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Wednesday, October 21

For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Wednesday, October 21 12:00pm Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute (Systems) 12:00pm Visual Arts Dept. Emory University (Systems) 12:30pm University of Oklahoma School of …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Tuesday, October 20

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Tuesday, October 20

For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Tuesday, October 20 12:00pm Greenwich High School Art Department (Transformation) 12:00pm Roswell Museum and Art Center (Compassion) 1:00pm Frost Art Museum …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Monday, October 19

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Monday, October 19

For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Monday, October 19 9:00am Carl Schurz High School (Compassion) 11:00am Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center (Transformation) 12:00pm Parsons the New School for …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Friday, October 16 – Sunday, October 18

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Friday, October 16 – Sunday, October 18

Events are taking place all weekend, including in Lagos! For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Friday, October 16 10:00am Western Michigan University (Transformation) 5:00pm Scranton Cultural Center …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Thursday, October 15

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Thursday, October 15

Tons of events today! For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Thursday, October 15 9:00am Trinity Christian Academy (Compassion) 11:30am University of Memphis (Transformation) 12:00pm Alvin High School …

Art:21 Season 5 “Fantasy” Tonite on PBS at 10pm ET!

Art:21 Season 5 “Fantasy” Tonite on PBS at 10pm ET!

The premiere of Art:21–Art in the Twenty-First Century Season 5 continues tonight on PBS at 10:00 p.m. ET (check local listings) with the episode Fantasy, featuring Cao Fei, Mary Heilmann, …

A Conversation with Carrie Mae Weems Thursday at Columbia University

A Conversation with Carrie Mae Weems Thursday at Columbia University

A Conversation with Carrie Mae Weems and Patricia J. Williams Thursday, October 15, 7 p.m. Columbia University, Jerome Green Hall, Room 102 West 116th Street between Amsterdam Ave and Morningside …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Wednesday, October 14

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Wednesday, October 14

23 events are taking place today! For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Wednesday, October 14 10:30am Santa Monica High School (Compassion) 11:00am Department of Art & Art …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Tuesday, October 13

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Tuesday, October 13

For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/. Tuesday, October 13 9:00am Borough of Manhattan Community College/City University of New York (Compassion) 11:30am The Galleries at Moore (Fantasy) 12:00pm …

New guest blogger: Nathan Townes-Anderson

New guest blogger: Nathan Townes-Anderson

Thanks to Bryce Dwyer for his series of enlightening posts on artist residencies around the country. Follow his adventures with InCUBATE here. Up next is Nathan Townes-Anderson, an artist and …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Monday, October 12

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Monday, October 12

Events are taking place from the Hague to India today! For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Monday, October 12 9:00am International School of The Hague (Compassion) 10:00am …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Friday, October 9 – Sunday, October 11

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Friday, October 9 – Sunday, October 11

58 events are taking place this weekend! For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/. Friday, October 9 9:00am Winder Barrow Brad Akins YMCA (Fantasy) 12:00pm Austin Museum of …

Meet the Artist: Florian Maier-Aichen | Ask Your Question Here

Meet the Artist: Florian Maier-Aichen | Ask Your Question Here

Meet the Artist: Florian Maier-Aichen Friday, October 9, 7:00 p.m. Apple Store, SoHo 103 Prince Street FREE As part of Art21’s Access 09 initiative celebrating Art:21—Art in the Twenty-First Century …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Thursday, October 8

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Thursday, October 8

Even more screenings (65 to be exact) are taking place today! For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Thursday, October 8 11:30am University of Memphis (Fantasy) 12:00pm Austin …

ART:21 SEASON 5 PREMIERES TONITE ON PBS!

ART:21 SEASON 5 PREMIERES TONITE ON PBS!

The wait is over–Season 5 of Art:21–Art in the Twenty-First Century is here! The new season begins tonight on PBS at 10:00 p.m. ET (check local listings) with the episode …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Wednesday, October 7

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Wednesday, October 7

A record 58 screenings are taking place today! For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Wednesday, October 7 11:00am Department of Art & Art History (Fantasy) 12:00pm Austin …

Reminder: Allan McCollum and Josiah McElheny at New York Public Library Tomorrow

Reminder: Allan McCollum and Josiah McElheny at New York Public Library Tomorrow

A Conversation with Allan McCollum and Josiah McElheny Season 5 artist Allan McCollum will be speaking with Season 3 artist Josiah McElheny at the New York Public Library tomorrow, following …

Season 5 Starts This Wednesday, October 7!

Season 5 Starts This Wednesday, October 7!

The wait is over. Season 5 of Art:21—Art in the Twenty-First Century begins airing this week on PBS. The season kicks off with the episode Compassion, featuring William Kentridge, Doris …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Monday, October 5

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Monday, October 5

10 screenings are taking place today! For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Monday, October 5 12:00pm Parsons the New School for Design (Compassion) 2:30pm Drew University (Fantasy) …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Friday, October 2 – Sunday, October 4, 2009

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Friday, October 2 – Sunday, October 4, 2009

23 screenings are taking place this weekend! For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Friday, October 2 9:00am Staten Island Academy (Compassion) 12:00pm Carnegie Mellon School of Art (Fantasy) 2:30pm American …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Thursday, October 1, 2009

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Thursday, October 1, 2009

36 screenings are taking place today around the world, from Seattle to Mexico and India! For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ Thursday, October 1 9:00am Plains Art Museum …

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Art21 Access ’09 Happenings | Wednesday, September 30, 2009

For complete details on venues and programs, visit http://access.art21.org/find-an-event-near-you/ 1:30pm: University of Memphis (Compassion) 8:30am: Faculty of Education, University of Ottawa (Fantasy) 8:30am: Wantagh High School (Compassion) 9:00am: Trinity Christian …

Allan McCollum at the New York Public Library Oct 6 | Ask a Question

Allan McCollum at the New York Public Library Oct 6 | Ask a Question

UPDATE: Season 3 artist Josiah McElheny has been added to the event. A Conversation with Allan McCollum and Josiah McElheny Tuesday, October 6, 6:00 p.m New York Public Library South …

New guest blogger: Bryce Dwyer

New guest blogger: Bryce Dwyer

Thanks to Max Weintraub for his considerate and considerable series of posts on Sally Mann, Roxy Paine, Salvador Dali, and the Pictures Generation (don’t miss the lengthy debate that ensued …

New guest blogger: Max Weintraub

New guest blogger: Max Weintraub

Many thanks to Dehlia Hannah for her series of fascinating posts exploring the intersection of art and science: Unnatural Histories, Hybrids, and Fabricating the DNA Fingerprint. Now blogging for us …

Flash Points

New Flash Points topic: Systems

Flash Points

New Flash Points topic: Systems

In celebration of the fifth season of Art:21—Art in the Twenty-First Century, premiering this fall on PBS, the current round of Flash Points topics correspond to our four thematic episodes: …

New guest blogger: Daniel Fuller

New guest blogger: Daniel Fuller

Endless thanks to our hilarious, talented, and devoted guest blogger for the last fortnight, Adrian Duran. We have a hunch we’ll be able to lure him back to the site …