Opening of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture

Opening of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture

On Saturday, September 24 the museum will be opening to the public. “After 13 years of hard work and dedication on the part of so many, I am thrilled that we now have this good news to share with the nation and the world,” said Lonnie Bunch, the museum’s founding director. The museum will open … Continue reading

Exhibition: Yinka Shonibare MBE

Exhibition: Yinka Shonibare MBE

Tue 22 Mar – Sun 30 Oct 2016 Turner Contemporary Sunley Gallery Two major works by leading contemporary artist Yinka Shonibare MBE are currently presented as part of the 14-18 NOW programme of World War 1 Centenary Art commissions at  the Turner Contemporary. Yinka Shonibare’s sculptural work End of Empire explores how alliances forged in the … Continue reading

Exhibition: Art and Stories from Mughal India

Exhibition: Art and Stories from Mughal India

The Cleveland Museum of Art, 31 July — 23 October 2016 The centennial exhibition Art and Stories from Mughal India focuses on four stories—an epic, a fable, a mystic romance, and a sacred biography—embedded within the overarching story of the Mughals themselves as told through 100 paintings drawn from the Cleveland Museum of Art’s world-class … Continue reading