This week, check out protest-song karaoke, an art show devoted to Wes Anderson, a brand new lighthouse museum, two chances to see dance outdoors (in two different boroughs), and more.
“It’s the world’s greatest outdoor museum.” William Helmreich and Matt Green explain why they are currently walking every block in New York City in a wonderful new video by The New Yorker. New York City has over 6,000 miles of streets across five boroughs. William Helmreich and Matt Green plan to walk every last block. […]
All Photos ©Florian Holzherr via Archdaily Like a shining desert mirage, this cluster of reflective, eco-friendly buildings stands deep in the New Mexico wilderness. Designed by MOS Architects for the Museum of Outdoor Arts, they serve as a visitor...
“Environmental review makes it hard to do anything — even make a new bike lane” [Matthew Yglesias, Vox] Outdoors education: don’t just treat nature as a museum for kids, let them play in it [Lenore Skenazy] Not more outcry? “Philadelphia...Show More Summary
Visionaries Michael Meredith and Hilary Sample from MOS are very keen on modular architecture as it allows them to make a project naturally grow just like a living organism's pattern. Their MOA and Element House project, near Las Vegas, is based on an a
Rebekah Bell Whether you are craving a pre-dinner aperitif or a late-night cocktail, there is no better place to order a drink than at one of these New York institutions. With prominent views of the Museum of Modern Art, Times Square,...Show More Summary
Blaffer Art Museum presents Sound Speed Marker, an internationally touring exhibition showcasing a trilogy of video installations, related photographs and an outdoor sculpture by the renowned Swiss-American artist duo, Teresa Hubbard and Alexander Birchler. Show More Summary
Yield: approximately 2+ cups I am headed to an outdoor concert at The Hermitage Museum in Norfolk tomorrow evening and I think I’ll take along this crowd pleaser. I took it to a party on Saturday night and everyone seemed to love it, even with a garnish of peanuts that the hostess accidentally spilled on […]
Photo by Charles Roussel MoMA PS1 in Long Island City has announced the lineup for this year's installment of Warm Up, their annual outdoor summer concert series. It happens every Saturday from June 27 to September 5 in the museum's courtyard. Show More Summary
The North Carolina Museum of Art announces new works of art installed in the 164-acre Museum Park in spring 2015. The works include a bronze fountain sculpture by artist Tim Hawkinson, located in the Museum's Plaza; an interactive work...Show More Summary
New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art unveiled the latest in its site-specific summer outdoor commissions yesterday, this one masterminded by French multimedia artist Pierre Huyghe, who is known for work that bridges the worlds of sculpture, photography, and ecological...
Yesterday, temperatures in the city were in the low 80s — which meant perfect weather for families to celebrate Mother's Day outdoors. Some moms and their kids chose to hit the Brooklyn Flea, while others strolled the High Line, ran errands, and walked in Central Park. From mothers and daughters... More »
For the past 26 years, the American Museum of Natural History has been inviting visitors to bring the unidentified objects discovered in backyards, attics, and the great outdoors to an event called Identification Day, which this year is happening this Saturday, May 9. Show More Summary
The largest collection of outdoor paintings by Frederic Church (1826-1900) is held by the Cooper Hewitt museum in New York City. They acquired about 2000 of them back in 1917 when Church's son, Louis Palmer Church, was cleaning out the attic. Show More Summary
In celebration of its 100th Birthday Year, the Minneapolis Institute of Arts today announced a fundraising campaign to acquire a new monumental outdoor sculpture that would reference the museum?s historic art collections and be a new masterpiece for the community. Show More Summary
image credit: Forgemind ArchiMedia The CMP Block Museum of Arts in the West District of Taichung City, Taiwan, features a series of exhibitions throughout the year in its outdoor cultural creativity square. This exhibition shows 'green' vehicles sunk into the lawn, landscaped in a bid to merge 'art, aesthetics, and nature.' The Presurfer
The Noah Purifoy Outdoor Desert Art Museum is a case study in resilience. Situated 10 miles north of Joshua Tree National Park, 10 miles south of the ominously fenced Marine Air Ground Task Force Training Command (your guess is as good as mine), this is real-deal desert country. Show More Summary
The scintillating splendor of Dale Chihuly?s artistry comes alive with Chihuly in the Garden at the Chrysler Museum of Art. This special outdoor installation, which opened April 11 in the Museum?s Memorial Garden, pays tribute to Norfolk?s natural and nautical beauty. Show More Summary
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Famous works of sporting and wildlife art and historical firearms on loan from Remington Outdoor Company are now on display at the NRA National Sporting Arms Museum. The 7,500-square-foot museum, which traces the evolution...Show More Summary
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art brings the great outdoors into the galleries with new acquisitions including Grant Wood, The American Golfer (1940); Wilhelm Hunt Diederich, Greyhounds (1913); and Edward Mitchell Bannister, Harvest (1884). Show More Summary