WASHINGTON ? The first time Luis Chiliquinga went on strike, he joined fellow fast-food workers and marched into his McDonald’s inside the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum. He wasn’t satisfied with his $8.25-per-hour wage, and he was tired of burning his hands on hot grease. Show More Summary
“When we think of modernism, we associate it with urban spaces,” says Stephanie Heydt, the High’s American art curator. This exhibition showcases modernist works set outside of city limits.
Watch brewers at work while you eat Pike Brewing Company, already a multi-faceted collection of spaces and experiences including a brewpub that doubles as a beer museum, is adding another restaurant, a brew deck, and an expanded brewery cellar to its downtown home. Show More Summary
It's unseasonably warm today, so it's the perfect time to think about MoMA PS1's big outdoor summer installation. The museum announced that this year's architect for the Long Island City space is Jenny Sabin Studio, featuring a canopy...Show More Summary
Or see 'Alien' and 'Aliens' in IMAX on the massive Air and Space Museum screen. [ more › ]
Just around the corner from the dog park The Arts District already has a lot of creative office space coming its way, and it’s about to gain even more. A new 11-story office project has been proposed for a site next to the A+D Museum...Show More Summary
Part museum, part store, the shop will open at Maxfield architectural space.
The Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art presents A Time Coloured Space, a major exhibition by French artist Philippe Parreno, his first in Portugal. Curated by the Director of the museum, Suzanne Cotter, the exhibition spans thirteen rooms, across two floors, occupying the museum's entire building. Show More Summary
Third Space brings together work by more than 90 international artists, including Kerry James Marshall, Ebony Patterson, Mark Bradford, José Bedia, and Katrín Sigurdardóttir. The post The Birmingham Museum of Art Explores Connections Between the American South and Global South appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The Smithsonian?s National Air and Space Museum opened the exhibition ?Clouds in a Bag: The Evelyn Way Kendall Ballooning and Early Aviation Collection? Jan. 28 at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, in Chantilly, Va. This is the first time these early aviation artifacts have gone on public display since the Smithsonian acquired the collection in 2014. Show More Summary
Now more than ever, our youth need a place to create.
The Hammer Museum released details of a major multiyear plan to renovate the museum?s existing facility and activate 40,000 square feet of newly acquired space in the adjoining office tower. The ambitious project, led by renowned architect and longtime Hammer partner Michael Maltzan, will completely reimagine the existing building by 2020. Show More Summary
“This transformation will provide 60 percent more exhibition space including collection galleries and a works on paper gallery to highlight our growing collection of photographs and drawings,” Ann Philbin, the Hammer’s director, said in a statement.
British astronaut Tim Peake announces his plan to return to the International Space Station with the European Space Agency. Speaking at the Science Museum in London on Thursday, Peake says it is ‘only natural’ to want to return for a...Show More Summary
Astronaut makes announcement at the Science Museum, London, as the Soyuz capsule that brought him back to Earth in June goes on display for first time Tim Peake has announced he will return to the International Space Station for a second mission with the European Space Agency. Show More Summary
The space will add 40,000 square feet, including a new bookstore. [ more › ]
One of New York City’s most beloved museums is creating free and safe programming for LGBTQ teens. The Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) is sponsoring Open Art Space, an after school program that meets on Thursdays at 4:30 p.m. in MoMA ’s Cullman Education Building. Show More Summary
"The latest round of layoffs suggest the finances of the journalism museum remain shaky, as they have ever since it moved from a small space in Arlington to a gigantic building on Pennsylvania Avenue in the District."
The day after Trump’s inauguration, dozens of female scientists decked out in white lab coats met in front of the National Air and Space Museum for the Women’s March in Washington, D.C. They were carrying colorful signs showing support...Show More Summary
(Field Museum) Four hundred and sixty-six million years ago, there was a giant asteroid collision in outer space, and the debris from that collision has been falling to Earth ever since. But for the first time, scientists have created a reconstruction of the kinds of meteorites that fell before this collision. Show More Summary