Exhibition series devoted to contemporary photography and video art from Asia opens in New York

The Walther Collection inaugurated a yearlong exhibition series devoted to contemporary photography and video art from Asia, to be presented in thematic exhibitions in New York over the course of 2017. Stemming from the collection's first acquisitions of Chinese and Japanese photography in the early 2000s, and highlighting important recent additions, this program features an expansive range of photographic and video work exploring notions of performance, social identity, sexuality, and urban transformation.

View more Photography News

Egypt’s Museum of Islamic Art welcomes first visitors since 2014 bombing

Egypt’s Museum of Islamic Art, home to one of the world’s most important collections of Islamic artifacts, is welcoming visitors for the first time since it was damaged in a car bombing three years ago. It reopened last week after a two-year restoration program funded by the United Arab Emirates and UNESCO, the cultural arm of the United Nation, as well Switzerland, the United States and Italy. Restoration experts were able to salvage all but 19 of the 179 damaged pieces and more than 4,400 exhibits are on display, including about 400 that are being shown for the first time, Egypt’s Antiquities Ministry said.

View more Arts News Headlines – Yahoo! News

Art Fest Naples celebrates 20 years

Southwest Florida residents and visitors an opportunity to browse and purchase fine art from 140 artists, including paintings in oil and acrylic, watercolors, drawings in graphite and pastels, art photography, blown glass, turned wood pieces, sculptures, metal works, ceramics and pottery, fiber art, hand-crafted fine art jewelry and a variety of 2D and 3D mixed media pieces.

View more Photography News

Works of Flemish master on display at Detroit art museum

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Institute of Arts has announced it is displaying two works by 18th-century sculptor John Michael Rysbrack.

View more Arts News Headlines – Yahoo! News

A day in the life of one of Etsy’s most prolific sellers – a…

A day in the life of one of Etsy's most prolific sellers – a 31-year-old who turned her side hustle into a full-time business Discovering a way to monetize your passions or hobbies, whether it be photography, writing, knitting, consulting, you name it, is a fulfilling way to earn some extra cash. Sometimes though, it becomes lucrative enough to pursue full time.

View more Photography News

Next Page »