Top Posts From AJBlogs 07.16.14

American Art Bonanza Left By Richard Mellon Scaife
AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-07-16

The Self-Centered Pursuit of Diversity
AJBlog: Engaging Matters | Published 2014-07-16

The Peter Gelb furor
AJBlog: Sandow | Published 2014-07-16

Grand Bargain vs. Tawdry Fire Sale: Detroit Institute of Arts’ Progress on the Former, Caveats on the Latter
AJBlog: CultureGrrl | Published 2014-07-16

“Anonymous” Women, Once Again
AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-07-17

Placemaking: Bringing People Together
AJBlog: Field Notes | Published 2014-07-17

Top Posts From AJBlogs 07.14.14

Creative Placemaking: 35,000-Foot View
AJBlog: Field Notes | Published 2014-07-14

The Most Common Expansion Mistake Hits The Perez
AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-07-14

Be the orchestra: thinking far beyond putting concerts online
AJBlog: Speaker | Published 2014-07-14

The cost of owning an art collection
AJBlog: For What it’s Worth | Published 2014-07-14

What are the Limits of Stage Direction?
AJBlog: OperaSleuth | Published 2014-07-14

Voyaging to a New Land
AJBlog: Dancebeat | Published 2014-07-14

Today’s Top AJBlogs 07.11.14

Charlie Haden, Double Bass, 1937-2014 The announcement none of us wanted to hear came early this afternoon from Tina Pelikan of ECM Records. It is with deep sorrow that we… [read more]  AJBlog: RiffTides | Published 2014-07-12

Charlie Haden, anchoring free play Charlie Haden, who died July 11 at age 77, was the man who anchored the free flights of many musicians to the foundations of music:… [read more] AJBlog: Jazz Beyond Jazz | Published 2014-07-12

Timken Intrigue, Part 2: The Power Play If a dispute isn’t about money, it’s usually about power. And that is what is behind the problems at the Timken Museum of Art (below)….[read more] AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-07-11

Top Posts From AJBlogs 07.07.14

On the State of Opera
(introducing a new ArtsJournal blog by former Seattle Opera general director Speight Jenkins)
AJBlog: OperaSleuth | Published 2014-07-07

Creative Placemaking: A Conversation
(introducing a three-week blogging event from National Arts Strategies)
AJBlog: Field Notes | Published 2014-07-07

Practicing extreme transparency: Why does your “About Us” section have to be so boring?
AJBlog: Speaker | Published 2014-07-07

Small Show At The Met Makes Me Wish…
AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-07-06

In Praise of Spoilers (and a plug for Jacob’s Pillow)
AJBlog: We The Audience | Published 2014-07-07

Building Communities, Building the Field
AJBlog: Field Notes | Published 2014-07-08

 

Top Posts From AJBlogs 07.02.14

Change in the arts sector. Can we speed it up or must we wait it out?
AJBlog: Jumper | Published 2014-07-02

BlogBack: George Washington University on Its Plans for Corcoran College
AJBlog: CultureGrrl | Published 2014-07-02

Love of art and love of place
AJBlog: For What It’s Worth | Published 2014-07-02

Flying On
AJBlog: Dancebeat | Published 2014-07-03

Save The Corcoran Petition Filed, But…
AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-07-03

 

 

 

Top Posts From AJBlogs 07.01.14

Do Opera And Art Museums Mix? An Experiment
AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-07-02

Jeremy Denk Responds re The Classical Style
AJBlog: CultureCrash | Published 2014-07-01

The middlebrow minstrel
AJBlog: About Last Night | Published 2014-07-01

Do You Know the Way to Cy Près? What’s Wrong with Corcoran’s Court Petition
AJBlog: CultureGrrl | Published 2014-07-01

Back To Koons: More Food For Thought
AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-07-01

Top Posts From AJBlogs 06.30.14

The Trouble With Opera
AJBlog: CultureCrash | Published 2014-06-30

Droit de Suite revisited
AJBlog: For What it’s Worth | Published 2014-06-30

Stream come true
AJBlog: Life’s A Pitch | Published 2014-06-30

A new face in the canon
AJBlog: About Last Night | Published 2014-06-30

First View: A Pre-Opening At The Clark
AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-06-30

NEA Jazz Masters: Joe Segal
AJBlog: RiffTides | Published 2014-06-30

Top AJBlogs From 06.29.14

Dvorak’s “Hiawatha” Symphony
AJBlog: Unanswered Question | Published 2014-06-30

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Top Posts From AJBlogs 06.24.14

“The Disruption Machine” and the Arts
AJBlog: CultureCrash | Published 2014-06-24

Aging, as in Fine Wine
AJBlog: Dancebeat | Published 2014-06-24

Koons: One Big Show In More Ways Than One
AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-06-25

What art does
AJBlog: About Last Night | Published 2014-06-24

From Jeffrey Nytch: Entrepreneurial transformation (2)
AJBlog: Sandow | Published 2014-06-25

Top Posts From AJBlogs 06.23.14

Maybe The Ka-Nefer-Nefer Dispute Isn’t Over
AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-06-24

From Jeffrey Nytch: Entrepreneurial transformation (1)
AJBlog: Sandow | Published 2014-06-24

Another Great Job Opens Up — In London
AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-06-24

Why The Morgan’s Roger Wieck Is A Surprising Proselytizer
AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-06-23

Top Posts From AJBlogs 06.18.14

The Young and the Restless: Taking the Right Career Path
AJBlog: Field Notes | Published 2014-06-18

Earmarked taxes for the arts
AJBlog: For What it’s Worth | Published 2014-06-18

Damning DAM: AAMD Sanctimoniously Sanctions the Delaware Art Museum
AJBlog: CultureGrrl | Published 2014-06-18

Public Art: The Video And The Cathedral
AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-06-19

 

 

 

Top Posts From AJBlogs 06.17.14

What’s Left Unsaid About the Delaware Deaccession
AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-06-18

Come down from the mountain
AJBlog: Sandow | Published 2014-06-18

How Western Opera Came to China
AJBlog: The Great Flourishing | Published 2014-06-18

From Ashes to True Love
AJBlog: Dancebeat | Published 2014-06-17

Taking Stock of the Ojai Music Festival
AJBlog: CultureCrash | Published 2014-06-17

 

Top Posts From AJBlogs 06.12.14

Museum-Going: Getting Even More Virtual
AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-06-13

Christopher Rouse: New music for existential terror
AJBlog: Condemned to Music | Published 2014-06-13

Frick Expansion Bonus: Opening the Upstairs Rooms
AJBlog: CultureGrrl | Published 2014-06-12

David Harding: The World’s First Town Artist
AJBlog: Aesthetic Grounds | Published 2014-06-12

 

 

Top Posts From AJBlogs 06.11.14

What if Music Streaming Collapses?
AJBlog: CultureCrash | Published 2014-06-11

Beaux Arts on Botox: The Frick Collection’s Planned Expansion
AJBlog: CultureGrrl | Published 2014-06-11

Making the old new (3)
More on ornamentation — returning to the way musicians once ornamented and otherwise changed the music they performed — as a way of making old classical music sound contemporary.
AJBlog: Sandow | Published 2014-06-11

VMFA Poached For Another Top Job
AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-06-11

Hail visionary Charles Gayle (from The Wire, 1994)
AJBlog: Jazz Beyond Jazz | Published 2014-06-11

Develop Allies
AJBlog: Engaging Matters | Published 2014-06-11

Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos: A gentleman and an artist
AJBlog: Condemned to Music | Published 2014-06-11

Top Posts From AJBlogs 06.09.14

Making the old new (2)
Why don’t more performers add ornaments to old music the way its original interpreters did?
AJBlog: Sandow | Published 2014-06-09

The Ojai Music Festival and Uri Caine
AJBlog: CultureCrash | Published 2014-06-09

How To Curate A Folk Art Show Where There’s Little Tradition For It
AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-06-09

Opera and arts education
AJBlog: For What it’s Worth | Published 2014-06-09

Top Posts From AJBlogs 06.05.14

Making the old new (1)
How can older classical music — all those familiar masterworks — sound contemporary? Because most of the time they don’t.
AJBlog: Sandow | Published 2014-06-05

Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos: Not to be counted out yet
AJBlog: Condemned to Music | Published 2014-06-06

My Q&A with Timothy Potts: Reinstalling the Getty Museum’s Antiquities (and more on the Getty Bronze)
AJBlog: CultureGrrl | Published 2014-06-06

Songwriters Struggle in the Digital Age
AJBlog: CultureCrash | Published 2014-06-05

The Crocker’s Big Secret: A Good News Story
AJBlog: Real Clear Arts | Published 2014-06-06