Nearly two decades ago, Shigetaka Kurita was given the task of designing simple pictographs that could replace Japanese words for the growing number of cellphone users communicating with text messages.
If you can’t beat them, join them. Or at least that appears to be the approach of the National Gallery. Months after its director lamented the noisy street performers outside its doors in Trafalgar Square,
To experience the work of performance artist Marina Abramović is to step outside of the time-space continuum. That’s how she likes it, I think, and that, I think, is why we flock to her unblinking gaze.
The 'Museum Oscars' has spoken Trying to narrow down the world’s best museums and culture spots is no easy feat—just listing the obvious ones like the Met, the Louvre or London’s Tate Modern quickly becomes