Tag: facade

Renowned Italian artist to encapsulate Aspen Art Museum’s façade with inflated installation

A rendering of what the facade of the front of the Aspen Art Museum will look like next summer.Courtesy image The entire façade of the front side of the Aspen Art Museum will be covered next summer with an inflated vinyl and nylon wrap and LED lights to illuminate the imagery of a mountain landscape.Aspen City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved the museum’s application ...

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The U.K. cuts design education funding in half, the Hirshhorn will wrap its facade in an enormous mural, and more

Welcome back to another news roundup as we push toward the weekend, one conspicuously rife with art news.Here’s what you need to know today:The U.K. slashes art and design education funding by 50 percentAfter warning such a move could be in the works earlier this year, the U.K. Secretary of State for Education Gavin Williamson has slashed government funding for arts, design, culture, and ...

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Met Museum Installs Plaque on Its Façade Acknowledging the Lenape People Who Originally Owned Its Land

Art Industry News is a daily digest of the most consequential developments coming out of the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know on this Thursday, May 13. NEED-TO-READ Artists, Scholars, and Museum Directors Call for Halt to India’s Central Vista Redevelopment Plan – Glenn Lowry, Chris Dercon, Ashis Nandy, and Anish Kapoor, who has been especially critical of plans to redevelop the historic ...

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‘Emperor has no clothes’: man who helped make Trump myth says facade has fallen | US news

One man was not surprised by revelations that Donald Trump does not deserve his reputation as a preternaturally successful businessman and deal maker. The man who helped create the illusion. Tony Schwartz spent hundreds of hours with Trump to ghostwrite his bestselling 1987 book The Art of the Deal, effectively creating the origin story of the brash property tycoon. It was Schwartz who coined ...

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