The pedestrian tunnel leading to the Southwest Museum of the American Indian has been filled with modern art. [ more › ]
One of the world's greatest private collections of modern art is to go on show for the first time outside Russia, museum curators told AFP Wednesday. The collection of more than 250 paintings put together by Sergei Shchukin before the...Show More Summary
The Museum of Modern Art launches Seeing Through Photographs, its first massive open online course for a general audience, available on Coursera starting February 10, 2016. Using works from MoMA?s expansive collection as a point of departure,...Show More Summary
The Harn Museum of Art at the University of Florida recently completed the conservation of seven paintings by modern Bengali artist Jamini Roy. This was made possible by a $50,000 grant award from the E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation in the Summer of 2015. Show More Summary
Looking at the World Around You: Contemporary Works from Qatar Museums is the title of the exhibition that will be held from 9 February to 19 June 2016 at the Santander Art Gallery in Financial City (Boadilla del Monte, Madrid), offered...Show More Summary
The French photographer Jacques Henri Lartigue was 69 when he walked into the Museum of Modern Art, met the young curator John Szarkowski, and was offered an exhibition on the spot. After the museum's 1963 showcase, the unknown amateur became world-famous: Richard Avedon edited his first book, France's president commissioned him to... More »
In November 1955, four days after Robert Frank was arrested, questioned and released in Arkansas under the suspicion of being a Communist spy, he took a photograph, ‘‘Trolley — New Orleans’’ (1955), that was included with eighty-two others in his justly famous book, The Americans, which – we should remember — was first published in France in 1958.
The Cultivist promises an all-access pass to the art world. The galleries of New York’s Museum of Modern Art were closed for the evening last October when I gently ran my hand up the bronze spine of Pablo Picasso’s She-Goat. I moved my palm from tail to neck, feeling her wide back and the delicate ribs protruding from her swollen belly. Show More Summary
YouTube Link If you're a modern art lover and haven't visited the Salvador Dalí museum in St. Petersburg, Florida, I highly recommend the experience if you're in the area. Not only is the building an impressive and unique example ofShow More Summary
“It will be all about the collection when the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art opens its doors to the public May 14 after a three-year rebuilding that roughly doubles its size and triples its gallery space.”
Seeing the current retrospective of Picasso’s sculpture at the Museum of Modern Art reminded me of a college experience, because as I wandered through the show I saw work that cleverly illustrated problems that sculptors would need to solve and questions they might have to answer in the course of plying their practice.
“The mystery of what will happen to Picasso’s 1931 plaster bust of his mistress and muse Marie-Thérèse Walter after the Museum of Modern Art’s blockbuster show closes on Sunday has been temporarily resolved. The two parties disputing the sculpture’s ownership … both claim that they own the bust and that it was sold to them […]
The Museum of Modern Art and MoMA PS1 announce Escobedo Solíz Studio as the winner of the annual Young Architects Program (YAP) in New York. Now in its 17th edition, the Young Architects Program at MoMA and MoMA PS1 has been committed...Show More Summary
Each summer the Museum of Modern Art’s Queens outpost, PS1, chooses an up-and-coming designer to create a temporary installation in its courtyard. These have ranged from a fortress of used skateboards to towers of bricks grown from fungus. This year, it’s a colorful crocheted net. Read more...
Glenn Kaino's work carefully balances formal and conceptual concerns as the artist combines an often unexpected hybrid of materials in order to best communicate an idea, history, or system that might be less effective with traditional art media. Show More Summary
The Weatherspoon Art Museum at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro announces Pan American Modernism: Avant-Garde Art in Latin America and the United States, an exhibition featuring the work of 20th-century masters, including...Show More Summary
Two years after the Museum of Modern Art unveiled plans for its massive expansion (which included the controversial demolition of the much-beloved American Folk Art Museum building), it looks like some progress will finally be made. Construction will begin...
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.
Natalie Portman is pretty in floral while posing at the premiere of her new film Jane Got A Gun hosted by The Weinstein Company with the Cinema Society held at The Museum of Modern Art on Wednesday evening (January 27) in New York City. The 34-year-old actress was joined on the carpet by her co-star [...]
In disappointing news for those excited for a futuristic new Museum of Modern Art with retractable glass walls and moving floors, the museum has just unveiled scaled-back plans for its upcoming renovation.