MOCAtv, the digital extension of The Museum of Contemporary Art which has reached over 5 million views and 150,000 subscribers since its launch, will debut a new series created by artist Alix Lambert titled Ambiance Man, featuring Fred Armisen and Jack Black. Show More Summary
IWM holds an unrivalled collection of twentieth and twenty-first century British art. Now, IWM North, part of Imperial War Museums, in Manchester is presenting the first major exhibition of IWM?s collection of contemporary art produced...Show More Summary
Inside the second floor galleries housing the contemporary collection of the Museum of Modern Art, a sculpture called “Bruno” (1998–2012) stands in quiet command of the room. Made primarily of grass and cow intestines, its materials transform the human body into a mediation on mortality via the digestive tract.
The Ashmolean Museum has acquired one of the greatest private collections of modern and contemporary Chinese art in the world and the single greatest private collection of this type in the west. The Sullivan Collection has been bequeathed to the Museum by Professor Michael Sullivan (1916?2013) who died in September. Show More Summary
In what has become the standard for a perfect balance of art and party during Art Basel, Walter Otero Contemporary Art, recently named by Modern Painters as one of the top galleries in North America, celebrated his annual party at the Bass Museum of Art during Art Basel Miami Beach. Show More Summary
This week I talked with Michael Petry, author, artist and director of the Museum of Contemporary Art in London (not to mention HuffPost blogger), about his new book Nature Morte: Contemporary Artists Reinvigorate the Still-Life Tradition. Show More Summary
Philipp Kaiser, former senior curator of L.A.’s Museum of Contemporary Art, is stepping down after little more than a year as director of Museum Ludwig in Cologne, Germany, the German publication Express reported Wednesday.
Today Nike unveiled the latest Kobe Bryant signature shoe at an event held at The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) in Los Angeles. The Kobe 9 Elite redefines both the look and feel of a basketball shoe, incorporating Nike Flyknit … Nike Unveils the Kobe 9 Elite Featuring Flyknit Technology is a post by Pete Williams on Highsnobiety.
The Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami (MOCA) present Tracey Emin: Angel without You, the first American museum exhibition dedicated to the acclaimed British artist. On view December 4, 2013, through March 9, 2014, the exhibition is the first to focus on Emin’s use of neon, a medium that has played an essential role in the development of her practice.
Four impressive exhibitions Museo Jumex show that the new museum in Mexico City for contemporary art is heading in the right direction. MEXICO CITY — The cultural ecology of any great city is a complex organism, its shape shifting over time. Show More Summary
The Philadelphia Museum of Art is presenting the first solo museum exhibition in the United States devoted to Marc Newson, one of the world?s most acclaimed contemporary designers. Marc Newson: At Home includes furniture, clothing, and appliances, along with works related to transportation including a concept car and a bicycle. Show More Summary
Connections abound in the museum's latest exhibition, which places new acquisitions alongside work from its permanent collection. It's an unusually quiet fall morning outside Los Angeles' Museum of Contemporary Art. A lone office worker...Show More Summary
When you walk into the main gallery of the Studio Museum in Harlem’s current exhibition The Shadows Took Shape, which explores contemporary art through the lens of Afrofuturist aesthetics, one of the first pieces to catch the eye is a glittering procession of black astronauts fanned across a faded landscape.
Both ends of the design work as any other picnic table with built-in benches would, providing seating for a family enjoying the fresh air on the roof of the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art in Wisconsin. Michael Beitz (via Colossal) is the artist behind the idea to put something clever in between, using specialized construction techniques and [...]
Jaume Plensa is a sculptor, a poet and a true creative spirit. He displayed all those talents and more in his appearance Wednesday evening at the theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art. The event -- titled "Architecture Is Art...Is...
When the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art opened its doors in Bentonville, Ark., in late 2011, a primary goal was making contemporary art accessible -- both intellectually and physically -- to people in the region. Not to mention unearthing emerging artists that might otherwise go unnoticed.
The Museum of Contemporary Art Australia presents the first major survey in Australia of legendary artist, musician and activist Yoko Ono. Sydney is the only Australian venue for War Is Over! (if you want it): Yoko Ono, curated specifically for the MCA. Show More Summary
Cranbrook Art Museum announced the appointment of Laura Mott as Cranbrook?s new Curator of Contemporary Art and Design. Mott will be responsible for the Art Museum?s exhibition programs as well as the development and presentation of its collection of modern and contemporary art, architecture, and design. Show More Summary
The Indianapolis Museum of Art today opened the new contemporary design galleries on November 21, 2013, after a three-year, multi-phase renovation project. The reinstallation of the Museum?s expanded collection of modern design spans nearly 10,000 square feet and features more than 400 objects. Show More Summary
This fall, the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago presents The Way of the Shovel: Art as Archaeology, a group exhibition tracing contemporary artists? pervasive interest in history, archaeology, and archival research that has become a newly prominent feature in art produced in the past decade. Show More Summary