Prayers in Code: Books of Hours from Renaissance France April 25-July 19, 2009 The Walters Art Museum
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Performance, Video, Music, and Audio Features by Contemporary New York Artists Included in Metropolitan Museum’s “Pictures Generation” Exhibition this Spring
The Pictures Generation, 1974–1984, on view at The Metropolitan Museum of Art from April 21 through August 2, 2009, will include performances, videos, and music by several contemporary New York artists, as well as related film screenings and audio features.
Telling Tales: Fantasy and Fear in Contemporary Design 14 July – 18 October 2009 Victoria and Albert Museum
A mobile phone art film by Mark Amerika remixed for cyberspace and public space
April 8 to May 9, 2009
Immobilité, a solo exhibition of new work from artist Mark Amerika, opens Wednesday, April 8th, in the Streaming Museum a new hybrid museum that presents exhibitions in cyberspace and a network of public spaces on seven continents. The work will also be presented in full length in The Project Room for New Media at Chelsea Art Museum and will remain on view through May 9. Amerika will give a talk on Thursday, May 7 at 6:30 PM at Chelsea Art Museum, 556 West 22nd Street, New York.
The Puppet Show at Frye Art Museum
May 16–Sept. 13, 2009
In contemporary art the puppet appears as a psychological surrogate, a social commentator, and an entertaining performer. An exhibition exploring the imagery and function of puppets—through working puppets and artworks associated with ideas central to puppetry—The Puppet Show will be on view at the Frye May 16–Sept. 13, 2009.