The Museum of Arts and Design in New York has announced the creation of the Center of Olfactory Art, a museum department devoted to the art of fragrance and led by Chandler Burr, author of Emperor of Scent and Perfect Scent . Burr hopes to... ...place olfactory art within in the mainstream...

2012|12:00 PM More than 150 guests gathered in the barrel vaults of the Dallas Museum of Art to celebrate twenty years of the Silver Supper dinner. The dinner, themed The Great Makers of American Silver, offered an extensive display of the Museum's silver treasures from the Gilded Age to as...

October 12,2011 Next spring, this will be a key theme of "Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada: On Fashion," at the Costume Institute exhibition at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. After breaking records with "Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty" last spring, the Costume Institute will be...

Cosmetics tycoon and art collector Leonard Lauder has donated his collection of 78 Cubist works to New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art. The art is valued at $1 billion. The stunning collection consists of 33 works by Picasso, 17 by Braque, 14 by Gris and 14 by Leger. Lauder amassed the...

You still have a few days to visit the magnificent ancient mosaics from Lod, Israel on display until April 3rd, 2011 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. If a visit doesn't fit your agenda for the weekend, tour the works online and enjoy the spectacular artistry and craftsmanship of...

NYC Exhibit: Impressionism, Fashion and Modernity at The Metropolitan Museum of Art 2/26- 5/27/2013 Impressionism, Fashion and Modernity at The Metropolitan Museum of Art 2/26- 5/27/2013 About the exhibit: Impressionism, Fashion, and Modernity will present a revealing look at the role of...

One of the biggest events for the fashion industry and the city of New York is the Metropolitan Museum of Art's annual Costume Institute Gala. Held this Monday, the event's red carpet arrivals were live-streamed to the public for the very first time on Vogue.com, Amazon.com and the museum's...

2012|06:00 PM Did you know that the Dallas Museum of Art's Decorative Arts Acquisition Endowment Fund has the most comprehensive 19th and 20th century American silver collection of its kind in the world? If not, you do now. Lysa Rohan, Greg Rohan, and Gene Jones. Catherine Rose, Douglas...

1889-2012, is the first museum exhibition dedicated to exploring the design and aesthetics of olfactory art through twelve pivotal fragrances, dating from 1889 to the present, that profoundly impacted the course of the medium. On view November 13, 2012, through January 27, 2013, at the Museum...

. I'm very fond of the Museum of Arts and Design. I'll look forward to learning about the Department of Olfactory Art's upcoming projects and — I hope — to seeing the art of fragrance presented in a wider range of interpretations. "The Art of Scent 1889-2012″ remains open through February...

 

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