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14 Art Deco Cars on Display in Raleigh

J. Michael Welton | Posted 08.19.2016 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

MoMA's Arthur Drexler nailed the concept back in 1951, when he described his exhibition of Eight Automobiles as "hollow rolling sculpture." "They hav...

Blood In The Water, Art Stops Guns: A Peace Angels Project Initiative

Lin Evola | Posted 07.27.2016 | Arts
Lin Evola

I feel as if I have a responsibility as an artist to bring awareness to harm caused by guns.

Ragnar Kjartansson & Mother On 'Me and My Mother'

Louisiana Channel | Posted 07.19.2016 | Arts
Louisiana Channel

Every five years, artist Ragnar Kjartansson asks his mother to spit on him for several minutes in front of a camera. The Icelandic mother and son here...

Three Things You Didn't Know About The History Of Photography

Quora | Posted 06.29.2016 | Arts
Quora

What are some of the most interesting things about the history of photography? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where comp...

Artist Interview with Reality Artist Signe Pierce

Madelaine D'Angelo | Posted 07.07.2016 | Arts
Madelaine D'Angelo

In a studio visit on the Lower East Side, Arthena engaged in sprawling conversation with the reality artist Signe Pierce, touching on bohemian studio ...

9 Awesome Things to Do in NYC Now

Jetsetter.com | Posted 06.08.2016 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

On the docket for NYC this summer: a museum exhibit inspired by the Broadway hit Hamilton, the so-called "East Coach Coachella," a new landmark hotel ...

Art Review: Ron Mallory, Kinetic Artist, Shows in Paris

Carole Mallory | Posted 05.10.2016 | Arts
Carole Mallory

On May 19 in Paris on 32 Rue de Lille, the RCM Galerie will have a Vernissage, a private opening, of the show stopping kinetic art by the renown artist Ron Mallory. Perhaps I'm a bit biased in my enthusiasm because I'm the former Mrs. Ronald Mallory.

The Eternal Mystery Of Edgar Degas, A Man Obsessed With Dance

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.24.2016 | Arts

In a game of word association, the name Edgar Degas provokes a stream of familiar responses: painter, French, Impressionism. Maybe absinthe and naked ...

Picasso Exhibit at MoMA

Chetna Singh | Posted 03.08.2016 | Arts
Chetna Singh

The superbly curated works spread over several rooms and loaned from all over the world, an astounding 140 pieces, reflects the evolution of Picasso's work and each room is indicative of a particular phase in his life.

A Stitch in Time: Sandra Muss at the Coral Springs Museum of Art

Bruce Helander | Posted 02.22.2016 | Arts
Bruce Helander

This ambitious overview is a warm, paint-stained handshake and a grateful, standing salute to past award-winning innovative performances in a supportive role by pioneer picture makers. At the same time, it is a inquisitive and delightful investigation.

Approaching 81, MOMA REELS Out Great Film!

Isa Freeling | Posted 02.03.2016 | Entertainment
Isa Freeling

Image courtesy of MOMA Did you know that MOMA, one of the United States preeminent showcase's for international cinema and leading institutions for f...

An Inside Look At Jackson Pollock's Survey Show At New York's MoMA

HuffPost Italy | Sara Elkamel | Posted 01.19.2016 | Arts

The artistic trajectory of Jackson Pollock, otherwise known as "Jack the Dripper," can be traced in a show held at the Museum of Modern Art in New Yor...

Artful Geometry

Dan Rockmore | Posted 01.11.2016 | Arts
Dan Rockmore

Architecture has a long history of geometric inspiration and aesthetics (besides the obvious mathematical connections with engineering), going back at least to ancient Greece and the infusion of classical geometric shapes like squares and circles into their structures.

15 Best Artist Retrospectives of 2015

MutualArt | Posted 12.26.2015 | Arts
MutualArt

In the art world, it seems 2015 was the year of the underdog. In and among the blockbusters and biennials, there were a great number of retrospectives devoted to artists who have long been under-rated, under-valued, and under-recognized for their achievements.

Drip, Splash, Pour: Jackson Pollock at MoMA

Miriam Ava | Posted 11.23.2015 | Arts
Miriam Ava

I'm still buzzing from the trip to planet Pollock. It's a world that's different and yet so close -- torrential in a familiar current. It's more than drip, splash, pour. It's ancient, modern, cosmic.

Colm Tóibín: On Giacometti

Louisiana Channel | Posted 10.12.2015 | Arts
Louisiana Channel

Watch as the award-winning Irish writer Colm Tóibín shares his thoughts on Giacometti's iconic 'Homme qui marche'. A timeless and inspirational scul...

In 'Transmissions,' MOMA's Curators Mistake Internationalism for Financial Globalization

Rodrigo Cañete | Posted 09.29.2015 | Arts
Rodrigo Cañete

Until recently, MoMA was canonically presented as an infallible institution. Every conversation about contemporary art would reach a dead end when one of the parties involved drop a comment like: 'This artist has just been included in a show at MoMA and has been added to its collection.'

Yayoi Kusama: Let's Fight Together

Louisiana Channel | Posted 09.17.2015 | Arts
Louisiana Channel

Welcome to the magical, polka-dotted, pumpkin-filled world of the legendary Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama, who uses her art to fight for love and peace. We had the pleasure of meeting the 86-year-old Kusama in her colourful Tokyo-studio.

Emily Blunt, Josh Brolin, and Benicio del Toro in Sicario

Regina Weinreich | Posted 09.17.2015 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

By the time I got home from the Sicario premiere at MoMA this week, the film's star Emily Blunt was trading puke takes with Stephen Colbert on his Late Night Show

Stefanie Posavec: Material Data (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 09.02.2015 | Arts
Crane.tv

Since graduating from Central Saint Martins in 2004, with an MA in Communication Design, Posavec shifted her focus from book design and text visualization towards a more immersive and experiential dimension.

Purgatory & Paradise: Meryl Meisler's Vintage New York Photography

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 08.31.2015 | Arts
Michael Ernest Sweet

Meryl Meisler's tome of photography from the 70s titled, "Purgatory & Paradise SASSY '70s: Suburbia & The City" is an exceptional collection of disco ...

11 Women Artists Who Should Have Their Own MoMA Retrospectives

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.11.2015 | Arts

Raise your hand if you went to the Museum of Modern Art this summer. I'd imagine more than a few New Yorkers are lifting an appendage, confessing to h...

Jacob Lawrence's 1941 Paintings Spark Talk About Racial Injustice Today

The Huffington Post | Colton Valentine | Posted 07.28.2015 | Arts

Art museums may seem like the guardians of the past, but they are also the provocateurs of the present, harnessing cultural artifacts to challenge -- ...

Ian McKellan in 'Mr. Holmes': How British is It?

Regina Weinreich | Posted 07.14.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

The fine ensemble swirling around McKellan's killer performance as the aging Mr. Holmes, now in retirement in the country, is first rate. And in that spirit, the movie's Monday premiere took advantage of Broadway's dark night, with theater actors out for drinks and ravioli at Southgate in celebration.

CultureZohn: Grete Stern's Emancipated, Subversive, Alluring Photographs at MoMA

Patricia Zohn | Posted 07.10.2016 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

Stern's surrealist imagery with a subversive feminist twist showed her intellectual reach and native cleverness and made for inventive and audacious photography which far exceeded the raw material.