Photo via TAN The famous faux Prada store on the outskirts of lovely Marfa, Texas, has been saved, thanks to the reclassification of the space as a single-exhibit art museum. Created in 2005 by Scandinavian artists Michael Elmgreen and Ingar...
The top 10 museums across the United States based on thousands of user reviews from TripAdvisor range from institutions dedicated to air and space travel, awe-inspiring glass sculptures and journalism. The site decides award winnersShow More Summary
The original miniature of the USS Enterprise seen in Star Trek: The Original Series has been on display at the Smithsonian National Aire and Space Museum since the 70s, but a few days ago was taken out of it's home in the museum gift shop (where it has resided since 2000). Show More Summary
With Berlin Art Week starting tomorrow, the city’s museums, institutions, fairs and project spaces will hold the third edition of the annual art festival with a wide variety of exhibitions, performances, talks, movie screenings and a lot… 8 Things Not to Miss at Berlin Art Week 2014 is a post by Matthias Planitzer on Highsnobiety.
A Hebei farmer in his sixties who's been collecting aviation-related items and occupying an area of over 6,000 square meters for 30 years became a big shot in his local village when he decided to use the space to open up his own aviation museum, China Youth Daily reports. [ more › ]
The studio model for the USS Enterprise from the original Star Trek series is on the move. Earlier this week the ship was removed from its latest display at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC, in preparation for move to a new location within the museum. The model will also be […]
Writing in the New York Review of Books, Jed Perl takes a stand against Art Smarm. Jeff Koons's retrospective at The Whitney Museum of Art, which opened in July, consumes more space and cost more money than any exhibit the museum has ever devoted to a single artist. Show More Summary
The Jewish Museum will be home to a 75-seat space with a retail counter is slated to open in the lower level of the museum in early 2015.
Kelly O AND THE NOMINEES ARE... Left to right: Shin Yu Pai, G. Willow Wilson, and Gary Groth. It is always nice to drink at a museum—or an aquarium, or a house of religion, or really any large space intended for a specific purpose and where you are usually instructed not to carry a beer around willy nilly. Show More Summary
Despite its size, London is a very kid-friendly city. Almost 40 percent of the capital is dedicated to parks and public spaces, and major museums are free. The only problem is there’s so much to see. Here are some of the highlights.
The subtle articulation of space achieved by his sculptures has given American artist Fred Sandback (1943?2003) a reputation as one of the leading exponents of his generation only a decade after his death. His acrylic yarn and cord sculptures...Show More Summary
There's a reason so many kids grow up with dreams of one day becoming a cowboy—the lure of the American West, and its scenic, wide-open spaces, is certainly powerful. But beyond the stunning landscapes, you'll find great museums, delicious dining, fascinating historical landmarks, and new age experiences, too. Show More Summary
The Pottery Museum of Red Wing in Minnesota has expanded its space and showcases pots, crocks, vases and other items made by the Red Wing Stoneware Company.
I distinctly remember my first meeting with Jung Ran Bae last year and her response to Samsung Hall. She was in awe of the space. As I learned about her work, so many possible project ideas entered my mind, from engaging her practice as a ceramicist in connection with the museum’s collection, to developing a [...]
We went this past weekend. I figured some of you who can't make it to Los Angeles might like to see some pics. It costs $2 to see - a token amount that basically just allows them to count how m...
The Association of Illustrators and London Transport Museum have issued a call for entries for the Prize for Illustration 2015. This year's theme is London Places and Spaces...
The High Museum of Art announced the newly named Lucinda Weil Bunnen Gallery for Photography. This space will be used flexibly for a robust and diverse array of photography programs, showcasing the Museum?s growing permanent collection of more than 5,500 photographs. Show More Summary
Unlike any other group of artworks at the Williams College Museum of Art the destiny and purpose of the WALLS collection is to leave the museum?s walls and to enter into the living spaces and bustling lives of Williams students. In February 2014 WCMA launched the new WALLS (Williams Art Loan for Living Spaces) program. Show More Summary
Like that iconic scene in the original Planet of the Apes film, these artists have displaced great works of architecture in time and space to see what each...
CNN’s Michelle Kosisnki has tied the knot. The White Hosue correspondent married biotechnology investor and philanthropist Kimbell Rush Duncan. Yesterday’s ceremony at the Anderson House museum and event space in Washington followed a blessing ceremony at St. Show More Summary