New Yorkers rarely have time to stop and look up at the city around them, but the Museum of Modern Art is pushing us to do just that with a city-wide scavenger hunt that challenges players to explore the city's architectural landmarks. Read more...
This isn’t your father’s Museum of Modern Art: Yesterday MoMA updated its schedule of upcoming exhibitions. The slate is thick with shows featuring photography, sound and sculpture. Only one major paintings show is currently scheduled at the museum over the next year or so: An Anne Umland-curated Magritte exhibition, coming this fall. Perhaps the most exciting [...]
I'm a bit too tired to put some thoughts together on this now, but here are plenty of photos of Alvaro Siza's lecture last night at the Museum of Modern Art, organized with the Architectural League of New York. His talk focused on one building, the Foundation Iberê Camargo in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Show More Summary
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As part of the Getty?s Pacific Standard Time Presents: Modern Architecture in L.A. initiative, The Presence of the Past: Peter Zumthor Reconsiders LACMA marks the first time the Los Angeles County Museum of Art has explored its own history in the context of an exhibition. Show More Summary
The Museum of Modern Art will combine its Department of Prints and Illustrated Books with the Department of Drawings, effective July 1, it was announced by MoMA Director Glenn D. Lowry. The Department of Prints and Drawings will be headed...Show More Summary
Kelp - a new art exhibition which opened at National Museum Cardiff on 9 June 2013, sees Welsh laverbread re-branded and repackaged for the modern, health conscious consumer. Kelp is the latest exhibition by Swansea-born artist Dan Rees,...Show More Summary
Trash cans have gone couture. Vipp, the Danish design company whose classic pedal-operated catchall sits in New York's Museum of Modern Art, has just unveiled a new line called Trashion Bins. Fashion designer Lessja Verlingieri, whoShow More Summary
The Carnegie Museum of Art's opened its reinstalled modern and contemorary collection galleries, and on Monday, June 10, The Playground Project welcomed visitors, as well as summer architecture campers. The International is comprised...Show More Summary
Stuart Comer has been appointed Chief Curator of the Department of Media and Performance Art at The Museum of Modern Art, it was announced today by MoMA Director Glenn D. Lowry. Mr. Comer, who has served as Curator of Film at Tate Modern,...Show More Summary
These photos were all taken in September of 1941, during the Museum of Modern Art's Organic Design in Home Furnishings exhibition, which had just opened and ran through November of that year. [ more › ]
This week’s Modern Art Notes Podcast features Joyce Pensato. The Santa Monica Museum of Art is currently showing “I Killed Kenny,” a survey of Pensato’s work. Curated by Jeffrey Uslip, the exhibition will be on view through August 17. This is Pensato’s first solo museum show. She’s been the focus of a three-person show at the [...]
The New American Paintings, Southern Issue, #106, is expected to hit newsstands across the US sometime in the next few weeks. Miranda Lash, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, New Orleans Museum of Art, juried the competition. Publisher Steven Zevitas notes in his Editor’s Note, “Miranda has made quite a splasjh in New Orleans since her arrival in […]
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From along Lincoln Blvd., a hundred feet above Crissy Field, the eight sculptures look like Mark di Suvero tiddly-winks. They were installed here by the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the first of numerous shows the museum is launching beyond its walls while it’s closed for expansion until 2016. The di Suveros remain on [...]
Marcela Cataldi Cipolla Yoko Ono turned 80 earlier this year and to celebrate, the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Humlebæk, Denmark, has opened a retrospective covering more than half a century of her work. "Yoko Ono Half-A-Wind"Show More Summary
Nearly half a century after his death, New York's Museum of Modern Art will pay homage to celebrated French architect and designer Le Corbusier in a major exhibit that opens next week. The extensive show will focus on the way Le Corbusier...Show More Summary
Yoko Ono, born in 1933 in Tokyo, is a living legend and an influential artist of our time. To mark the artist?s 80th birthday earlier this year Louisiana Museum of Modern Art is showing a major retrospective exhibition of well over a...Show More Summary
The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) announces the promotion of Jennifer Dunlop Fletcher from Assistant Curator of Architecture and Design to Department Head and Helen Hilton Raiser Associate Curator of Architecture and Design, effective immediately. Show More Summary