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It was 33 years in the making, so Hans Fex didn’t know how the world would react to his brainstorm from second grade: A portable museum of tiny specimens from dinosaurs, space, and everything in between, all encased in a small block of clear resin. He labored over his prototypes, and last week he nervously […]
SANTA MONICA: MUJI's second SoCal store is opening in Santa Monica this spring. The store will take over Patagonia's former space at 2936 Main Street and will cover approximately 6,300 square feet. WESTWOOD: The Hammer Museum's Made in LA...
There was a moment on Saturday night in New Orleans during All-Star Weekend when I could envision the future of the NBA. LeBron James had taken the stage in a private space at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art to welcome guests—including...Show More Summary
This Friday at 7:00 pm the kids of the SA branch of the Australian Air League will be talking with ISS astronaut Koichi Wakata on the ISS itself. The relay will be set up in the South Australian Aviation Museum, the signal will go from...Show More Summary
When it comes to aviation, Dayton, Ohio seems to have all the best stuff. There's the history of the Wright Brothers, the Neil Armstrong Air & Space Museum in nearby Wapakoneta, and the National Museum of the US Air Force. You'd think those would be enough attractions for the middle of Ohio, but not so. Show More Summary
Go to MOHAI and you'll see Boeing, the Great Fire, Rainier beer, the Kalakala, the Space Needle, Arthur Denny, Princess Angeline, Microsoft, and Amazon—but until now, the museum has never focused an exhibition on the Northwest's big, influential queer community... KEEP READING > >
Oscar Tuazon?s (b. 1975 in Seattle) expansive constructions engage with both exterior and interior spaces; they enter into a dialogue with existing architecture, burst its structures, and create new spaces?visible as well as invisible. Show More Summary
Image via Co.Exist At the heart of San Francisco-based artist George Zisiadis' proposal to turn the outside of the Santa Cruz Museum of Art into pinwheel-covered playground is a desire to make public spaces more interactive. When Co.Exist asked...
Diller Scofidio + Renfro and Hood Design just revealed renderings for a landscaped plaza to be built next to The Broad Art Museum in Los Angeles. Designed as a pedestrian friendly space, the 24,000 square foot outdoor plaza marks one of the city’s latest
Helen Pashgian -- the 79-year-old Pasadena artist and pioneer of the California Light and Space movement of the '60s and '70s -- is finally getting a solo exhibition at a major museum. In March, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art will...Show More Summary
As befits an art space that calls itself a "lab," the interior of the El Segundo Museum of Art is sparse. In the center of the space rests a chair and, piled with art books, a small table. The walls are lab white, the ceiling high. The...Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES — Architects often make good exhibition designers. It may seem obvious, since architects as a rule frame and organize space, but few actually get involved in the design of major museum exhibitions. Frank Gehry is an exception to the rule and the Los Angeles-based architect has for decades been designing exhibitions at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
Can public space ever be a sanctuary? As the Museum of Modern Art plans to tear down the walls between its bucolic sculpture garden and the rest of midtown—and forego an admission fee—people are throwing out arguments about everything...Show More Summary
"You know, Sun Ra is a formative figure for many young artists," Georg Schöllhammer, Vienna director of the curatorial collective Tranzit, avowed to me recently on the fifth floor of the New Museum.
Pete Seeger at Clearwater Festival 2009 (more by Chris La Putt) Legendary folk singer Pete Seeger was supposed to receive the Woody Guthrie Prize from the GRAMMY Museum on February 22 at the Peter Norton Symphony Space in NYC, thoug...
The La Salle University Art Museum presents ?Printmakers of the Baroque: Explorations of Space and Light in 17th-Century Prints? on view until February 28, 2014. This exhibition presents prints from the permanent collection of the La...Show More Summary
As public awareness of the Monuments Men continues to grow -- thanks in no small part to the George Clooney-directed movie opening in February -- the National WWII Museum in New Orleans said it will create a new gallery space devoted to the individuals who saved numerous artistic masterpieces from Nazi forces.
Here's a look inside the Richard Meier Model Museum, a 15,000-square-foot museum dedicated to, well, duh. Tucked into a cultural space in Jersey City, N.J., the facility showcases Lilliputian versions of the lofty white homes and large commercial projects that...
Tenement Museum has announced a plan to expand its programming and space in new building a few doors down.