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The Story of Viv Albertine + Joanna Hogg Triptych Screening at Lincoln Center (Exclusive VIDEO)

Michael Vazquez | Posted 06.24.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Vazquez

Herewith, the story of Viv Albertine, star of Hogg's Exhibition, and also of her own life -- begun as a "poor North London girl" and lived through Lon...

The Magnificent Wooden Universe Of Henrique Oliveira

Crane.tv | Posted 06.13.2014 | Arts
Crane.tv

Henrique Oliveira's current exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art at the University of São Paulo could not be more be more timely. All eye...

When Art and History Combine Perfectly

Rebecca Price | Posted 05.16.2014 | Arts
Rebecca Price

A photograph of a wax figure sculpted from a painting. That's the idea behind Hiroshi Sugimoto's Portraits, a series of nine-minute-long exposures of wax figures that were modeled from painted portraits.

Every Angel Has a Dark Side: Julian Schnabel at The Dairy

Serena Guen | Posted 06.30.2014 | Arts
Serena Guen

What Twinkling fairy lights welcomed a beautiful crowd to the opening of Julian Schnabel's new exhibition: Every Angel Has a Darkside in aid of Chicke...

After 22 Years, Lella Smith Checks Out as Creative Director of Disney's Animation Research Library

Jim Hill | Posted 05.27.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

When Lella Smith's 10-year-old godson, Rey, found out she was retiring from the Walt Disney Animation Research Library, he was incredulous. "Why would you do that, Auntie?" he said. "You've got the coolest job in the world!"

Notes From the Road: Las Vegas and Beyond

Don Bacigalupi | Posted 05.14.2014 | Arts
Don Bacigalupi

Don Bacigalupi and Chad Alligood have been traveling around the United States for the better part of the past year, visiting artists in every region of the country in preparation for the exhibition. Chad stopped in the Museum offices this week long enough to answer a few questions.

Back and Forth: A Studio Visit With Tom LaDuke

Virginia Broersma | Posted 04.28.2014 | Los Angeles
Virginia Broersma

"I'm so lucky -- it's all good. It's all fun. But I guess the best moment is when I get a glimpse of my location. And I don't mean geographically, I mean where it all seemingly seamlessly connects."

Interview With MoMA Curator David Platzker About the New Exhibition on John Cage

Joel Garten | Posted 04.21.2014 | Arts
Joel Garten

The uniting of the worlds of visual art and music is a trend that is getting a boost from a major new exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art, focusing on the composer John Cage and his monumental -- and some would say notorious -- work, titled 4'33".

An Open Reply to Bernard-Henri Lévy

Irina Bokova | Posted 03.24.2014 | Media
Irina Bokova

This exhibition has not been cancelled. It has been postponed -- this was a difficult decision to make -- and it will be inaugurated in the month of June of this year.

Eyes as Big as Plates, the 'Sublime Elsewheres'

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 03.21.2014 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

Eyes as Big as Plates is the collaborative venture between Karoline Hjorth (Norway) and Riitta Ikonen (Finland), produced in collaboration with senior...

The Importance of Art Conservation: An Artist's Perspective

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

The conservator can talk about the nuts and bolts while I try and figure out what was going on in the artist's head and eye. In this case, what did Homer see, how did he chose to paint it, why that and how did he execute it.

Pop & Shop With a Focus on Design

Ken Carbone | Posted 01.25.2014 | New York
Ken Carbone

'Tis the season when shuttered and empty street-level real estate comes alive as an enticing retail experience. The holiday "pop up shop," an attracti...

Health in the Ancient Greek World

Sandra Marinopoulos | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Sandra Marinopoulos

The evolution of ancient medical practices -- how the Greeks of the Homeric period linked sickness and disease with the supernatural, tying them to the wrath of the gods -- is what this new exhibition will be all about.

Sartorial Anarchy; Style and Sympathies by IKÉ UDÉ

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 12.08.2013 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

Style and Sympathies include a selection of self-portraits from Nigerian born IKÉ UDÉ's critically acclaimed Sartorial Anarchy series and for the fi...

True Hip-Hop in Paris!

Mike Schreiber | Posted 10.26.2013 | Arts
Mike Schreiber

I recently had a show of my True Hip-Hop photos in Paris at Cite De La Mode Et Du Design. The show was part of the Paris Hip Hop Festival, and I thought it would be fun to take Polaroids of some of the beautiful people who came out for the opening.

LOOK: The Colors Of India

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 10.20.2013 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

"What the hell am I doing? Thirty years of photographic ethics hit me in the stomach. I'm sitting in a taxi with the window open, searching intuitivel...

Maleonn's Mobile Studio; When Poetry Meets Fantasy

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 09.10.2013 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

Back from his trek in 55 cities through the entire China, Chinese artist Maleonn presents for the very first time the photos of his Mobile Studio seri...

Blumenfeld Studio: New York, 1941 - 1960

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 07.30.2013 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

Blumenfeld Studio: New York, 1941 - 1960 looks at one of the most influential photographers of the twentieth century, Erwin Blumenfeld and his latter ...

On Seeing: Divination

Annie Buckley | Posted 05.11.2013 | Arts
Annie Buckley

Sometimes, we just want to know the end of the story. Will I get the job, find love, arrive safely? For centuries, people have invented ways to attempt to see into the future or understand the unknown.

Girls Become 'Little Dolls'

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 03.26.2013 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

lThe series Little Dolls questions the identity of the little girls who are playing with their looks as candidates of beauty contests. Through a pixel...

REED + RADER; Cretaceous Returns (PHOTOS)

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 11.06.2012 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

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AHN SUN MI: "Möbius Strip"

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 12.11.2012 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

Her self-portraits are stunning, poetic and dreamlike at the same time. The young Korean artist Ahn Sun Mi sets herself in a nostalgic world, between childhood and sensuality.

David Blaine Reveals 'Electrified' Is Most Dangerous Stunt Yet (Exclusive Video)

Shira Lazar | Posted 12.05.2012 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar

Blaine has taken on a variety of insane feats in his career, from hanging upside-down for 60 hours in New York's Central Park to freezing himself in a block of ice. But he's never done anything like this.

Natalie Frank: "The Governed and the Governors"

Hilary Harkness | Posted 11.24.2012 | Arts
Hilary Harkness

What is the role of painting today? The power of illusion in painting is magical but limited. Installation artists have the advantage of using their galleries as an element, or even the subject, of their work.

Venice Architecture Biennale 2012: Common Ground (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 10.27.2012 | Arts
VernissageTV

The 13th International Architecture Exhibition at the Venice Biennale 2012 is directed by the architect David Chipperfield. The show is titled Common ...