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In the 7 th district of Vienna, the Museumsquartier is a collection of majestic 17 th and 18 th century buildings interspersed with modern architecture, all home to some of Austria’s most famous museums, performance spaces, and cultural hubs. Show More Summary
The Museum of Modern Art Design Store has renewed its lease at 81 Spring St. in SoHo following speculation over the spring that the $2.5 million annual asking rent for the space was too steep, and... To view the full story, click the title link.
Part land art and part building, the renovated Biesbosch Museum includes a new 1,000-square-meter wing comprising exhibition space, a restaurant, offices, and a visitor center. As part of the “depoldering of the Noordwaard,” the site’s existing dykes were dismantled to allow the waterways to take over the former landscape. Show More Summary
November 2015 sees the opening of the "Neue Galerie", a new exhibition space at the Hamburger Bahnhof ? Museum für Gegenwart ? Berlin, designed with the specific purpose of keeping the Nationalgalerie's modern art collection on public display while the Mies van der Rohe building undergoes renovations. Show More Summary
Authorities put Brussels on maximum alert, closing the metro system, along with museums, shopping centers and other public spaces.
The three leading proposals focus on using the space for event, hotel, and museum uses with restaurant components attached, while two proposals to turn the place into a gym and fitness complex, including one from the Bay Club, were nixed. [ more › ]
In conjunction with the exhibition A Shared Space: KAWS, Karl Wirsum, & Tomoo Gokita, the Newcomb Art Museum will host a panel discussion, ?Art at the Perimeter,? on Thursday, November 19. The program brings together acclaimed localShow More Summary
Paris is closing all of its performance spaces, concert halls and theaters, and a major concert with star performers was cancelled after at least 100 people were killed in a siege in one of the city's most popular theaters, the Bataclan. The...Show More Summary
If you buy the premise of feisty walking-talking exhibits in the movie Night at the Museum, the future Gilder Center at New York’s American Museum of Natural History will provide ample space for Teddy Roosevelt, Attila the Hun, dinosaurs, African mammals—and patrons—to roam freely. Studio Gang's conceptual design for the Richard [...]
There’s Eli Broad’s new museum in Los Angeles. Paul Allen’s soon-to-open nonprofit exhibition space in Seattle. The sale by Audey Irmas – her foundation, to be precvise – of her Cy Twombly blackboard. “How can anyone from the outside tell the difference between a collector’s cultural philanthropy and his personal tax strategy?”
?Art of the Airport Tower? opens Nov. 11 at the Smithsonian?s National Air and Space Museum. The exhibition is composed of 50 photographs by Smithsonian photographer Carolyn Russo and explores the varied forms and functions of airport traffic control towers in the U.S. Show More Summary
“The museum, she wrote, would examine policies for renting space to third parties and offered to hold a separate gathering there on affordable housing and workspaces. Ms. Pasternak also wrote that she had contacted Ms. Quinter to ‘invite a conversation between the museum and the protest organizers.'”
This week, glorious space photos, Ben Carson's Jesus kitsch, rich people trying to get a tax write off, the Whitney Museum's original sin, Jeff Wall's insecurities, and more.
Asked why folks on Michigan Avenue would seek out the museum’s second-story space and pay to enter it when much of the information it’ll present is a tap away on their laptops or phones—or available at the, you know, public library—Anway said the museum will provide “context.”
“The design consumes less coveted park space than expected, while introducing a contemporary aesthetic that evokes Frank Gehry’s museum in Bilbao, Spain, in its undulating exterior and Turkey’s underground city of Cappadocia in its cavelike interior.”
The plan consumes less park space than expected, while introducing an aesthetic that evokes Frank Gehry’s Bilbao museum and the Flintstones.
He was assistant director of the National Air and Space Museum.
The planned museum, designed by Ma Yansong of MAD Architects, looks like a postmodern blend of the Millennium Falcon, Disney’s (DIS) Space Mountain attraction and the TWA terminal at JFK International Airport.
New space will examine London's iconic transport design.