Europe | MOU – Museum van Oudenaarde en de Vlaamse Ardennen, Oudenaarde. | to 16 Dec 2018 | Exhibition
Adriaen Brouwer - Master of Emotions
A monographic show devoted to Adriaen Brouwer (1606–38).
North America | Walker Art Center, Minneapolis. | to 30 Dec 2018 | Exhibition
Siah Armajani: Follow This Line
A retrospective of the works of Siah Armajani (b. 1939).
Europe | Vicenza, Palladio Museum. | to 31 Dec 2018 | Exhibition
Seven frescoes by Giandomenico Tiepolo in private collections are on public view here for the first time.
London | Wallace Collection. | to 6 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
Sir Richard Wallace: The Collector
An exhibition marks the bicentenary of Sir Richard Wallace’s birth by examining twenty pieces from his personal collection.
North America | Dallas Museum of Art. | to 6 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
Cult of the Machine: Precisionism and American Art
Previously in San Francisco, an exhibition studies the machine aesthetic in American art of the early twentieth century.
London | Hayward Gallery. | to 6 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
A group exhibition includes sculptures and installations by Robert Irwin, Ann Veronica Janssens and others.
North America | Toledo Museum of Art. | to 6 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
Frans Hals Portraits: A Family Reunion
The Museum’s Van Campen Family Portrait in a Landscape is reunited with a painting by Hals which originally formed part of the same composition, Three Children of the Van Campen Family (both early 1620s) from the Royal Museums of Fine Art of Belgium, Brussels (then in Paris).
Europe | Musée Cluny, Paris. | to 7 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
Naissance de la sculpture gothique, Saint-Denis, Paris, Chartres 1135–1150
An exhibition studies the new expressivity seen in architectural ornament of the 1140s through the examples of Chartres and Saint-Denis, Paris.
Europe | Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid. | to 9 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
Luigi Ghirri: the Map and the Territory
An exhibition studies the techniques and subjects of the Italian photographer Luigi Ghirri in the 1970s.
Europe | Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam. | to 13 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
Rubens. Painter of Sketches
A major showing of Rubens’s oil sketches, previously in Madrid.
Europe | Kunsthalle Munich. | to 13 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
Thrill of Deception. From Ancient Art to Virtual Reality
The prevalence and protean meanings of optical illusions throughout the history of art are studied here.
Europe | Diözesanmuseum Paderborn. | to 13 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
GOTIK – Der Paderborner Dom und die Baukultur des 13. Jahrhunderts in Europa
Loans from across Europe make up a survey of Gothic architecture, with Paderborn Cathedral serving as a paradigmatic example.
New York | Metropolitan Museum of Art. | to 13 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
Armenia! Art Religion and Trade in the Middle Ages
140 objects are used here to illustrate the cultural achievements of Armenia, from the fourth to the seventeenth centuries.
Europe | Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna. | to 13 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
A major monographic exhibition anticipates the 450th anniversary of Pieter Bruegel the Elder.
Europe | BOZAR, Brussels. | to 13 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
Theodoor van Loon: Un Caravagesque entre Rome et Bruxelles
The Flemish Caravaggist painter Theodoor van Loon is the subject of a retrospective here.
New York | The Frick Collection. | to 20 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
Luigi Valadier: Splendor in Eighteenth-Century Rome
More than 60 exhibits illustrate the full range of production of silversmith Luigi Valadier’s workshop in Rome; 31st October to 20th January.
New York | Asia Society. | to 20 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
The Progressive Revolution: A Modern Art for a New India
The output of the Progressive Artists’ Group in India, from the time of its formation after the country’s declaration of independence in 1947 until the 1990s, is surveyed here.
London | Victoria and Albert Museum. | to 27 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
Fashioned from Nature
An exhibition explores the ways in which fashion has drawn from the aesthetics, processes and materials of the natural world; 21st April to 27th January.
London | National Gallery. | to 27 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
Mantegna and Bellini
The first exhibition to study the art and lives of Mantegna and Bellini side-by-side (then in Berlin).
Europe | Alte Pinakothek, Munich. | to 27 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
Florence and its painters: from Giotto to Leonardo da Vinci
120 paintings, sculptures and drawings produced in Renaissance Florence.
London | Dulwich Picture Gallery. | to 27 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
Ribera: Art of Violence
Ribera’s representations of violence inflicted upon saints are the subject of an exhibition here.
North America | New Orleans Museum of Art. | to 27 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
The Orléans Collection
A loans exhibition brings together 40 objects from the collection of Philippe II, Duke of Orléans.
London | Tate Modern. | to 27 Jan 2019 | Exhibition
An Anni Albers retrospective.
New York | Museum of Modern Art, New York. | to 3 Feb 2019 | Exhibition
Judson Dance Theater: The Work Is Never Done
An array of objects and documents are brought together here to record the history of the important workshops hosted at Judson Memorial Church, New York, and the performances that resulted from them.
Great Britain and Ireland | Gainsborough's House, Sudbury. | to 17 Feb 2019 | Exhibition
Early Gainsborough: From the Obscurity of a Country Town
An exhibition studies Gainsborough’s work and training in the 1940s.
London | British Library. | to 19 Feb 2019 | Exhibition
The Domesday Book, Codex Amiatinus and items from the Staffordshire Hoard are among the objects brought together here in a survey of Anglo-Saxon culture.
London | Tate Britain. | to 24 Feb 2019 | Exhibition
A survey of the work of Edward Burne-Jones, the first exhibition solely dedicated to the artist at Tate since 1933.
London | Strawberry Hill House & Garden. | to 24 Feb 2019 | Exhibition
Lost Treasures of Strawberry Hill: Masterpieces from Horace Walpole’s Collection
Objects from Horace Walpole’s important collection return to Strawberry Hill in an exhibition that attempts to reconstruct their original display.
Europe | Eindhoven, Van Abbemuseum. | to 17 Mar 2019 | Exhibition
Museum as Parliament
The project for the ‘People’s Parliament of Rojava’, designed by Jonas Staal for the autonomous government in northern Syria, is reconstructed here through documentation and events.
New York | MoMA & MoMA PS1. | to 17 Mar 2019 | Exhibition
Disappearing Acts: Bruce Nauman 1964–2018
Previously in Basel, a career retrospective for Bruce Nauman is on view here.
New York | Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. | to 23 Apr 2019 | Exhibition
Hilma af Klint
The first full retrospective of Hilma af Klint’s work in the United States.