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Museum Selfie-ishness

Recently, at the Museum of Modern Art with my niece, I found something unexpected blocking my favorite Van Gogh: a young woman standing with her back six inches away from the canvas, taking a "selfie." As we strolled around the galleries, I spotted more of them. Show More Summary

Nassau County Museum of Art presents its first exhibition devoted to Chinese art

5 days agoArts : Artdaily

China Then and Now brings together exemplary Chinese works of art from the classical, early modern and contemporary periods. The exhibition explores three millennia of one of the world?s most important artistic traditions from the perspective of American collectors on Long Island, such as Childs and Frances Frick and Dr. Show More Summary

MoMA’s 10-Year Struggle

Ten years ago today, the Museum of Modern Art opened its sleek, shiny, billion-dollar, handsome but essentially invisible Yoshio Taniguchi Building —  you can walk past it and not even know it. MoMA is the art world's Garden of Eden, the place we all go to commune with the past ancestors... More »

6 Ways the World's Mega-Cities Could Deal With Explosive Growth

People are moving into cities at an astounding rate—so fast, not even the cities themselves will be able to keep up. A new show at the Museum of Modern Art opens this week to examine how that explosive growth will affect six cities globally: Hong Kong, Istanbul, Lagos, Mumbai, Rio de Janeiro, and New York City. Read more...

Japanese Artists Solve The Problem of How To Sell Multiple Copies of Interactive Artworks

If you’re a modern art fan, you may have bought a copy of a Picasso or a Pollock. But chances are, you’ve never been able to buy a copy of an interactive art installation…until now. Back in July, the Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo in Japan displayed a giant canvas showing four snowmen in a wintry scene. Show More Summary

Modern and contemporary art from the Dominican Republic on view at the Art Museum of the Americas

last weekArts : Artdaily

This scenic view and historic sketch showcases, through 30 artworks, the consistency, quality, and diversity of the Collection of the Directorate General of Customs. The selection of works sets the Customs Office apart as one of the more important creative spaces in the region. Show More Summary

Incredibly-designed record players of yore

2 weeks agoOdd : Boing Boing

Above, Hartmut Esslinger's incredible Wega Stereo Concept 51 (1978), from the Museum of Modern Art's exhibition "Making Music Modern: Design for Ear and Eye" opening this weekend. Read the rest

Leelee Sobieski Hides Post-Baby Body Under Coat After Baby Boy News

Leelee Sobieski hides her post-baby body under a black coat while attending the 2014 Film Benefit at The Museum of Modern Art on Monday (November 10) in New York City. The 31-year-old actress was joined by Emile Hirsch and Victoria’s Secret supermodel Joan Smalls at the benefit, which honored director Alfonso Cuaron. PHOTOS: Check out [...]

Museum of Modern Art Invests in DIY Electronics Kits

In a modern fusion of designers and engineers, New York's MoMA has added electronics-infused pieces to its collection

Städel Museum purchases painting by Lotte Laserstein

2 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

The Städel Museum is expanding its modern art holdings through the addition of an important work by Lotte Laserstein (1898?1993). The Städel is thus the first public museum in Germany outside Berlin to purchase a work by this artist....Show More Summary

MoMA opens first comprehensive survey in the U.S. of Sturtevant's 50 year career

2 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

The Museum of Modern Art presents the first comprehensive survey in the U.S. of the 50-year career of Sturtevant (American, 1924?2014), and the only institutional presentation of her work organized in the U.S. since a solo exhibition at the Everson Museum of Art in 1973. Show More Summary

You Have Got To See What Miranda Kerr Wore Last Night (Denim Patchwork, Corvettes, And Hairdryers Were Involved)

Last night Australian supermodel Miranda Kerr attended the Louis Vuitton Monogram event at New York's Museum of Modern Art, and she took a huge risk with her outfit... And it paid off (for the most part). More » You Have Got To See What...Show More Summary

Maria Lassnig in New York, 1968–1980

2 weeks agoArts : Hyperallergic

In this century, the Museum of Modern Art has presented a series of exhibitions of women artists from other countries: Lygia Clark, Isa Genzken, Alina Szapocznikow, Sanja Ivekovic, Marina Abramovic, Marlene Dumas, Pipilotti Rist, Lucy McKenzie. Show More Summary

Jennifer Connelly & Chloe Sevigny Make a Stylish Appearance at Louis Vuitton Celebration

Jennifer Connelly rocks a fun dress while hitting the black carpet at the Louis Vuitton Monogram Celebration at Museum of Modern Art on Friday evening (November 7) in New York City. The 43-year-old actress was joined at the big bash by husband Paul Bettany, Chloe Sevigny, Sofia Coppola, Melissa George, and PHOTOS: Check out [...]

Ashley Olsen & Haley Bennett Celebrate Louis Vuitton

Ashley Olsen strikes a pose with fashion legend Christian Louboutin at the Louis Vuitton Monogram Celebration at Museum of Modern Art on Friday evening (November 7) in New York City. The 28-year-old fashion designer was joined at the big bash by actresses Haley Bennett and Mia Goth. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Ashley [...]

Karlie Kloss Says Taylor Swift is Amazing, But Just a Normal Girl

Karlie Kloss looks like a beauty in black at the Louis Vuitton Monogram celebration at Museum of Modern Art on Friday evening (November 7) in New York City. The 22-year-old model was joined at the big event by fellow Victoria’s Secret model and friend Miranda Kerr. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Karlie Kloss [...]

Nicole Kidman & Keith Urban Glam Up for Red Hot Date Night!

Nicole Kidman and husband Keith Urban pose on the red carpet together while attending the Louis Vuitton Monogram celebration held at the Museum of Modern Art on Friday (November 7) in New York City. The couple just arrived in the Big Apple following a trip to Nashville for the CMA Awards, where Keith picked up [...]

NYC MoMA adds five maker devices to its permanent collection

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

If you've ever been to a Maker Faire, you know its as much of an art show as a technology showcase. Builders debut everything from robotic bands to educational circuitry kits at these events, and the NYC Museum of Modern Art is about to immortalize...

A. Jerrold Perenchio announces bequest of his Impressionist and Modern art collection to LACMA

2 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

At the Los Angeles County Museum of Art today, L.A.-based philanthropist and business leader A. Jerrold Perenchio announced his agreement to bequest the most significant works of his collection to LACMA?s planned new building for its permanent collection. Show More Summary

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