When the contemporary-art space GES2 (designed by Renzo Piano) is completed in 2019, "it will be possible to visit the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts on the north side of the Moscow River before walking over Patriarchy Bridge to GES2 on Bolotny Island. From here people can stroll to the Tretyakov Gallery on the […]
Today the Smithsonian?s National Air and Space Museum launched its first podcast, ?AirSpace.? The museum contains the largest and most significant collection of air- and spacecraft in the world, and this new series aims to tell the human stories of achievement, failure and perseverance behind those famous machines. Show More Summary
This small space museum, located not far the better-known Kennedy Space Center, tells the more personal side of the history of the American space program, from the launches of Dr. Robert Goddard to early unmanned flight, through projects...Show More Summary
The Nozbone team and friends go to Charleroi's BPS22 museum to enjoy the last hours of the Paving Space exhibition. The post Paving Space appeared first on TransWorld SKATEboarding.
There's a lot to remember, a lot that the Machine Project inspired. "Machine Project leaves behind a vibrant legacy. Over its existence, the organization collaborated with the Los Angeles County Museum of Art on a series of strange-funny performances, and it once organized an architectural tour of L.A. led by artist Cliff Hengst channeling the […]
If your plan is to build a more religious country, Washington is a good place to start.
The Houston-based Chicano artist, educator and performer Gabriel Martinez (b. 1973) digs into the relationship between art, public space and collective memory in order to uncover lost social histories. Over the last 15 years, Martinez...Show More Summary
The contemporary Tlingit artist reaches all the way to space in her first solo exhibit. by Emily Pothast I 'm standing at the Frye Art Museum, face-to-face with a black vinyl alien head that's affixed to the wall like a giant sticker, its interior filled in with words as unfamiliar to me as distant galaxies. Show More Summary
"The installation is a representation of the cosmos, with a massive elephant depicting space and a plodding turtle for time. The colors and shapes he chose are also allegorical – the elephant’s legs are the colors of the South Korean flag, and its trunk, which unfurls into the head of a dragon, symbolizes the universe expanding. Show More Summary
Archaeologists clearing attics to create new museum space find 30,000 stained glass shards, some dating back to 13th century When the archaeologist Warwick Rodwell scooped up a handful of dust from the attics of Westminster Abbey and...Show More Summary
Studio Views: Craft in the Expanded Field reimagines the Museum of Arts and Design's third floor gallery space as an artist’s studio for two, both demystifying the process of fiber art making and allowing the artists to dialogue with a curious public. The post Knitting Together the Beginnings of a Queer, Feminine Future appeared first on Hyperallergic.
This fun placemat makes it look like your cutlery and plate are warping the space around them. A great gift for illusion, science or science fiction buffs. Available exclusively through Museum of Modern Art’s store. It comes in blue or white.
From project spaces off the beaten track to nonprofits in Dumbo, galleries in Bushwick, and the Brooklyn Museum, there was so much strong work in the borough this year. The post Best of 2017: Our Top 15 Brooklyn Art Shows appeared first on Hyperallergic.
National Maritime Museum knows its ropes.
It's not just a museum or gallery - it's much, much bigger than that. "The site now features 98 apartments, 30 offices, a restaurant, a bakery, an auditorium, studios, workshops, and extensive exhibition spaces for both the Vervoordt art dealership and for the nonprofit Axel & May Vervoordt Foundation. Among the foundation’s current exhibits are […]
Beth Rudin DeWoody, "who is president of the Rudin Family Foundations and on the boards of the Whitney Museum of American Art and the Hammer Museum, owns more than 10,000 pieces of art, including a vast array of work that is lyrical, artisanal and playful. But she has a special fondness for the big button-pushers […]
Give marginalized communities the space to address white nationalists on campus. At the Center for Human and Civil Rights museum in Atlanta, Georgia, there’s an exhibit with headphones where you can sit and experience the verbal abuse that many civil rights activists lived through during the 1960 lunch counter sit-ins. Show More Summary
People across the country and around the world can now use their mobile phones to see moments that made air and space history with the new VR Hangar from the Smithsonian?s National Air and Space Museum. The VR Hangar brings some of the museum?s most important milestone artifacts to life using real 3-D-scan data in immersive virtual-reality vignettes. Show More Summary
Plus: A new Executive Director for NAAM, and some big-art-money grant winners. by Amber Cortes Artist Sondra Perry's backhoe video installation. IMAGE COURTESY SEATTLE ART MUSEUM New Media Artist Sondra Perry’s Mixed Media Installation...Show More Summary
On this beautiful Sunday morning, I took my ten year old grandson to the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, one of the best natural history museums in the country. There we explored exhibits on space exploration, gems and minerals,...Show More Summary