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Museum of Contemporary Art

On the top of the Museum of Contemporary Art at Circular Quay, there is a rooftop cafe. And art.

Krannert Art Museum exhibition explores perception of time through contemporary art

5 days agoArts : Artdaily

?Time / Image,? one of Krannert Art Museum?s spring exhibitions opening on Jan. 28, explores how time is perceived through contemporary art. The 11 artists featured in the exhibition look at time in ways other than as a linear progression. Show More Summary

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego presents paintings from the 1960s and 2000s by Ed Ruscha

6 days agoArts : Artdaily

The Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego presents Ed Ruscha Then & Now: Paintings from the 1960s and 2000s at its La Jolla location from January 30, 2016 through April 24, 2016. An innovator of West-Coast Pop and Conceptual Art, Ed Ruscha?s...Show More Summary

Betye Saar's first solo show in an American museum in five years opens in Arizona

last weekArts : Artdaily

The Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art announces the exhibition Betye Saar: Still Tickin??the artist?s first solo show in an American museum in five years. This retrospective, on view January 30 through May 1, includes multimediaShow More Summary

Teaching an old Met contemporary tricks: Museum director Thomas Campbell on launching Met Breuer

New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art may be almost a century and a half old, but that doesn't mean that one of the oldest art institutions in the United States isn't intent on evolving. In mid-March, the museum will open a branch devoted to Modern and contemporary art: The Met Breuer, which will...

Art Institute Of Chicago Gets A New Director

James Rondeau, the highly regarded chair of the museum’s department of modern and contemporary art, will take over as president and Eloise W. Martin director Feb. 16, after a Thursday morning vote affirming his appointment by the institution’s board.

First museum dedicated to modern and contemporary art in Indonesia to open in Jakarta in 2017

last weekArts : Artdaily

Indonesian philanthropist and leading collector Haryanto Adikoesoemo announced today the construction of the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Nusantara (Museum MACAN, pronounced Mah-Chahn), the country?s first museum dedicated to international modern and contemporary art. Show More Summary

Indonesia To Get Its First International Modern Art Museum

“The private institution will be called the Museum MACAN, for Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Nusantara, an Indonesian term for archipelago. It is being built and financed by the Indonesian businessman and collector Haryanto Adikoesoemo.”

Don't Hate on PAMM (The Perez Art Museum Miami)

The Perez Art Museum Miami (or PAMM), is the latest signifier of Miami’s ascendance as a 21rst century destination for contemporary art. Facing Biscayne Bay and across from Miami Beach, PAMM fills a three story Herzog & de Meuron building that many Miami natives believe is more attractive and interesting [...]

The Berkeley Art Museum Gets A Pristine New Home Inside A 1930s Printing Press

A brand-new secondhand museum courtesy of Diller Scofidio + Renfro. Old industrial buildings are blessed with many of the most desirable traits of contemporary museums: soaring ceilings, ethereal natural light, and ample unobstructed floor space. Show More Summary

Art from Elsewhere: International contemporary art from UK galleries on view at Towner Art Gallery

last weekArts : Artdaily

Towner is presenting Art from Elsewhere, a major Hayward Touring exhibition supported by the Art Fund, of international contemporary art collected by the gallery, and five other museums and galleries across the UK. Art from Elsewhere...Show More Summary

Art Movements

2 weeks agoArts : Hyperallergic

This week in art news: the Metropolitan Museum revealed details of its modern and contemporary art wing expansion, hundreds of Art Students League members filed a lawsuit over the $31.8-million sale of the school's air rights, and Josh Kline's sculpture "Po-Po" graced the cover of Fatima Al Qadiri's new album, Brute.

Museums present two solo exhibitions on Los Angeles-based artist Catherine Opie

2 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

In a collaborative effort to present work by the Los Angeles-based artist Catherine Opie (b. 1961, Sandusky, Ohio), The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, and the Hammer Museum showcase two solo exhibitions simultaneously; Catherine Opie: 700 Nimes Road and Catherine Opie: Portraits. Show More Summary

Numbers: A Boom In Private Museums Worldwide

2 weeks agoArts : Modern Art Notes

The report’s most starling statistic may be that 53% of the world’s private contemporary art museums were founded between 2001 and 2010. Another 18% have been founded since 2010, which lends further credence to the widespread perception that more and more wealthy collectors are opting to build their own museums rather than pledge their holdings […]

Crunching the Numbers Behind the Boom in Private Art Museums

2 weeks agoArts : Hyperallergic

What kind of person opens a private contemporary art museum?

Met Museum Will Add 180,000 Square Feet During Renovation

The iconic Metropolitan Museum of Art is poised to get a lot bigger. Last spring, the museum revealed plans for a new David Chipperfield-designed addition for the museum's modern and contemporary art collections; now, new details on that renovation...

From self-portraits to street art: 1,000 museums at your fingertips

The history of art is global. Look at Van Gogh—a Dutchman who spent much of his life in France, and was inspired not only by his contemporaries but also by Japanese artists like Hiroshige. But until recently, the act of enjoying art and culture was limited by geography. Show More Summary

Modern and contemporary African art exhibition at Dartmouth features important recent acquisitions

2 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

The Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, has long benefited from the insight and dedication of its curators of African art, including current curator Smooth Nzewi, and the winter exhibition Inventory: New Works and Conversations around African Art highlights the work they have done. Show More Summary

Required Reading

2 weeks agoArts : Hyperallergic

This week, rip-off photographer, questions about the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Erdo?an vs. Chomsky, David Bowie's favorite artists, the Tinderization of emotions, and more.

Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit opens winter season with "Ragnar Kjartansson: Woman in E"

2 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

In January 2016, MOCAD presents a major new performance by Ragnar Kjartansson, the Icelandic artist known for creating spellbinding installations which are equal parts music, performance, sculpture, and cinema. Superlatives are well-suited to his work: he tackles expansive themes using the most ambitious forms. Show More Summary

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