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Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest

Alexander Sanger | Posted 11.30.2016 | Arts
Alexander Sanger

Swiss video artist Pipilotti Rist is a crowd pleaser. On our first visit several weeks ago to the New Museum where her show, Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Fo...

Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest at New Museum, New York (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 10.31.2016 | Arts
VernissageTV

The exhibition Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest at the New Museum in New York City is the most comprehensive presentation of Pipilotti Rist's work in New ...

This Weekend In The Art World: 4 Ways To Escape The Heat

Madelaine D'Angelo | Posted 07.29.2016 | Arts
Madelaine D'Angelo

Even though summer is a great time to take advantage of the outdoors, sometimes the heat is a little too much to bear. Here are 4 perfect places to escape the heat this weekend, air conditioning and art included.

Five Questions for Brooke O'Harra

Tanya Selvaratnam | Posted 06.14.2016 | Arts
Tanya Selvaratnam

Brooke O'Harra and Sharon Hayes, photo by Andrea Geyer Brooke O'Harra's I'm Bleeding All Over The Place: A Living History Tour is at La MaMa from Jun...

Artist Profile: Rachel Rossin, Virtual Reality Fellow at The New Museum's NEW INC

Illya Szilak | Posted 01.15.2017 | Arts
Illya Szilak

"(The experience) of walking past the pockets of reality when you're in New York. Walking past the lit windows in the city at night. People's bedrooms, Chinese gyms, little stores. I get the feeling that I am scrubbing a time line like a movie -- going back and forth between realities on top of each other."

15 Best Artist Retrospectives of 2015

MutualArt | Posted 12.26.2016 | 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.

New York City Summer Samplings

Sharon Hoge | Posted 07.04.2016 | Travel
Sharon Hoge

Here today; gone tomorrow. Summer subsides all too soon, it seems -- taking with it this year, a number of notable exhibits on temporary view in New York City. Interrupt your summer strolls to catch these shows due to be dismantled once the season changes.

Geopolitics in HD at The New Museum Triennial

Christian Hendricks | Posted 05.17.2016 | Arts
Christian Hendricks

Surround Audience, as is titled the 2015 New Museum Triennial, closes later this week after a three-month run full of reviews, performances, lectures, screenings, and a quirky ad campaign.

Cloud Galleries: The Rise of the Virtual Art Establishment

Rachel Mason | Posted 09.05.2014 | Arts
Rachel Mason

There is an explosion of creative activity on the ground (or in the cloud) and it is in these places that artists have an abundance of power and these digital endeavors are playing out in many conversations in art publications and institutions.

Ragnar Kjartansson's "Me, My Mother, My Father, and I" at the New Museum

Sola Agustsson | Posted 08.13.2014 | Arts
Sola Agustsson

The Raging Pornographic Sea Iceland is known for its extensive history of epic sagas and mythology, which informs Ragnar Kjartansson's new exhibition...

Quick! 10 Things to See in New York Before They Close

Sharon Hoge | Posted 05.03.2014 | Arts
Sharon Hoge

Some of New York's must-see sites are permanent: Lady Liberty, the Empire State Building, Central Park, the Metropolitan Museum and other popular sites are always here. But exhibitions come and go.

Challenges for Women in the Arts: Reflections on the MAKERS Conference

Lia Chavez | Posted 04.20.2014 | Arts
Lia Chavez

The feminists I know are intriguing creatives, entrepreneurs, mothers and lovers; we love our lingerie and our men (not necessarily in that order), and are passionate about excellence, human dignity, empathy, collaboration and co-creation.

Top 10 U.S. Museum Shows 2014

Simon Watson | Posted 04.19.2014 | Arts
Simon Watson

Friends from four continents planning visits to the U.S. have asked me what upcoming museum shows are likely to be must-sees. Here's my current list of these shows, which happen to feature an unusually strong selection of work by women.

Museum Transforms Entire Floor Into The Interior Of A Spaceship Because ART

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

When the Czech film "Ikarie XB-1" was released in 1963, it introduced science-fiction fans to the futuristic fantasies of the Eastern bloc, marked by ...

An Enchanted Evening: A Q&A With Video Pioneers Liza Béar and Milly Iatrou

Julie Ingram | Posted 09.21.2013 | Arts
Julie Ingram

Before the internet, artists used NASA satellites to communicate and collaborate with each other across the country. This truth, which sounds stranger than fiction, was achieved by video pioneer Liza Béar and her colleague, Keith Sonnier

That Ain't All, Foulkes: Artist Llyn Foulkes Plays Music at the Hammer Museum

Elizabeth Sobieski | Posted 07.26.2013 | Arts
Elizabeth Sobieski

Llyn Foulkes is a maverick, his body of work, a revelation. The Hammer's gifted curator, Ali Subotnik, told NPR: "He also doesn't really play by art world rules. He doesn't network. He isn't that interested in socializing or kissing up to collectors."

Michael Alan to Perform at 'New Museum Untapped'

Catie Keck | Posted 07.02.2013 | Arts
Catie Keck

A woman is center stage in a room full of onlookers, twisting and contorting slowly on her knees as a gold bottle pours slippery liquid over her bare body. She collects a handful of marbles from the floor and showers herself in them.

SEEN AND HEARD: The Best Quotes From 'NYC 1993' Opening

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.19.2013 | Arts

Our new series, "Seen and Heard," introduces the best quotes and snapshots from the past week's art exhibits. From hilariously ignorant to downright e...

Brad Forever: James Franco's Quest To Uphold Renfro's Memory

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Massara | Posted 06.12.2012 | Arts

This past weekend, James Franco showed his short film, titled, "Brad Renfro Forever" to a packed audience in the basement of the New Museum. The event...

Chris Jordan : A Bold Light Artist Hits Iconic Icelandic Church

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 06.04.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

It's not that light artist Chris Jordan didn't find the sweeping supersonic jet-shaped façade of the church inspiring. He just wanted to make it visi...

Not To Miss List For Armory 2012

Posted 03.01.2012 | Arts

The Armory Show is one the most important annual events in New York City and with such a diverse, captivating schedule, it can be easy to miss the lit...

Carsten Holler and the Slippery Slope of Relational Aesthetics

ARTINFO | Posted 04.15.2012 | Arts
ARTINFO

"It is not the task of a museum to stimulate the economy; there are generally much better means of achieving that goal. A theme park, for example, may...

PHOTOS: Perfect Gifts For The Art Fanatic

Artlog | Posted 02.18.2012 | Arts
Artlog

Over at Artlog, we've compiled a list of unique gifts from our favorite museum stores and art websites, and the best part is, they're all online!

Disrobing for Art at the New Museum's Carsten Höller Show

Barbara Becker | Posted 01.17.2012 | Home
Barbara Becker

This week I participated in museum-sanctioned nakedness and submerged myself in a one-of-a-kind exhibit dubbed the Giant Psycho Tank -- a sensory deprivation pool of heavily salinated, skin temperature water.

What To Do On This Cold Halloween Weekend

Posted 12.28.2011 | New York

For those of you who don't want to wait to celebrate Halloween at the parade on Monday, check out these events below to ensure a weekend packed with p...