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The Modern

MoMA Inspires Chef's Works of Art

Zester Daily | Posted 08.24.2013 | Taste
Zester Daily

With a dining room view of MoMA's sculpture garden, Chef Kreuther lets his food take its cue from the art. His plates are mini-sculptures, animated with color, contrasts and meticulous detailing.

Freud's Naked Truths

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.30.2012 | Arts

"He breathed like an animal that's excited," Lucian Freud's sitter and lover Lady Jacquetta Eliot says in the opening comments of the upcoming documen...

KAWS Kills Cartoons

Posted 01.30.2012 | Arts

Brooklyn-based Brian Donnelly, known mostly as KAWS, mixes graffiti and cartoon imagery to create juicy, larger-than-life characters that look a littl...

The 2011 James Beard Awards: A First-Timer's Recap

Marie Elena Martinez | Posted 07.10.2011 | Home
Marie Elena Martinez

It was a good night for New York and a good night for women in food. A New York girl attending my first James Beard Awards, I couldn't have been happier about the winners. Here, a quick recap of the night's events.

Restaurant Noise Measured With Decibel Meter

Zagat | Posted 05.30.2011 | Home

[W]e broke out a decibel reader and traveled around the city to see just how loud restaurants really are (we hope we didn't suffer any lasting damage ...

Stein Brewing: Extinct Beer Makes A Return At The Modern

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Hundreds of years ago, people made beer by throwing hot lava rocks into a brew kettle. The transference of heat would raise the temperature past th...