Museums of Contemporary Art

Anime and Feminism

Are the heroines of modern anime confronting the stereotyped female characters that preceded them? Or are they still designed merely to service the …

Anime

Marisol

Marisol’s inventive, fleeting menu from the chefs behind Lula Cafe lives up to its locale inside Chicago’s modern art museum.<p>You don’t get a glimpse …

Restaurants

Internet sensation Gary the goat dies on tour in Queensland, thousands of fans mourn on social media

Gary the goat, an internet sensation with a Facebook following of more than 1.7 million people, has died on tour in Australia.<p>News of Gary's passing …

Art Galleries

Gwnyeth Paltrow's Los Angeles

01 <b>City of Angels</b><p>02 <b>Santa Monica</b><p>03 <b>Shopping and staying</b><p>04 <b>Arty LA</b><p>05 <b>Paltrow's favorites</b><p>Los Angeles, also known as the City of Angels, is full of iconic …

Los Angeles

A New Museum for an Old Colony, Puerto Rico

The images from Puerto Rico show devastated landscapes, flooded streets and barefoot children. In some cases, they are accompanied by snide comments that tease or blame the subjects for their predicament. Are these from 2017, post-Hurricane Maria?<p>No, try 1899.<p>A year after the Treaty of Paris ended …

Photojournalism

Cancellation leaves buyers of pre-construction condos priced out of market

According to Castlepoint, construction costs had risen 13 per cent while the company waited for approvals of its draft plan of subdivision, site …

Canadian News

Lexar Photograph of the Year

The world’s leading motorsport photographers travel the globe to capture the excitement, raw emotion and drama of the FIA World Rally Championship.<p>We …

World Rally Championship

Pinstripes seek to put PEP in investors' step

It's that time of year when private equity firms show investors what their hard earned is buying.<p>Fund managers run through their portfolio, detail …

Venture Capital

Early returns show Boulder voters strongly support Capital Improvement Tax extension

<b>Results: Boulder's measures related to the Capital Improvement Tax</b><p>Results posted by the Boulder County Clerk and Recorder's Office as of 7 p.m. …

Boulder

VR Visionaries: Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

Today, we’re excited to share that <i>MOCA: Kerry James Marshall</i>—an innovative collaboration between the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (MOCA) …

Museums

Hypnotic lights, intergalactic visuals and 18 beds to take it all in from: the MCA’s new exhibition cannot be missed

Dwindling lights, luminescent projections and an extraordinary insight into the underwater world, all from the comfort of your own bed. Sounds great, …

Music (Australia)

The Broad: A New World Class Art Museum is Open in LA

01 of 12<p>The Broad – A Contemporary Art Museum<p><b>The Broad</b> is a new contemporary art museum in Downtown Los Angeles founded by philanthropists Eli and …

Museums

Ten Things to Do in Denver for $10 and Under (Four Free)

<b>Concert at the Cube: Hazel Miller<br>Thursday, November 2, 6:30 p.m.<br>The Cube Stapleton MCA<br>Free</b> <br>Music lovers rejoice, for the Master Community Association …

Denver

MCA pop-up summer bar Colour Fields kicks off for 2017

The Museum of Contemporary Art's summer bar gets an early start on the silly season, with its Colour Fields venue kicking off on Friday, November 3 …

Art Galleries

Predictions Are In: These Will Be the 10 Top Travel Destinations of 2018

Lock down those plane tickets ASAP.<p>If you intend on 2018 being your best year yet, you'll want to start filling up your calendar with adventurous yet glamorous getaways. Luckily for you, we've done our research and rounded up the year's soon-to-be biggest travel destinations, from Chile to Northern …

U.S. Bank Stadium

Group Show at Midway Contemporary Art (Contemporary Art Daily)

Organized by Lisa Lapinski, the exhibition brings together the work of three artists: Anna Helm, Lisa Lapinski, and Hirsh Perlman. All currently or …

Museums

Art Galleries Rethink Their Strategies as Art Fairs Proliferate

In August 2015, Janine Foeller finally closed her gallery Wallspace, which she had started with Jane Hait 12 years before in Chelsea. “It was no longer sustainable,” Ms. Foeller said in a recent interview.<p>But she did not give up on the art world altogether. Instead, in September Ms. Foeller opened …

The Arts

A new book looks to the future of African art, while remembering its roots

The opening of the first major contemporary art museum in Africa offers a moment for celebration, pause and reflection. A new book, <i>Africa Modern: Creating the contemporary art of a continent,</i> edited by Ekow Eshun and published by the KT Wong Foundation in collaboration with Wallpaper*, marks such a …

Art

Free Thinker

The Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art grants Guy Goldstein the Keshet Award<p>When you walk into the Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art’s new …

Israel

World's Scariest-Looking Structures Photos

While no one can prove that ghosts actually exist (even though my freshman year dorm <i>was</i> haunted), that doesn't mean certain structures do not appear to have a nefarious look to them. What with their zig-zag exteriors and ominously lit interiors, it's no wonder some buildings appear too eerie to …

Marina Bay Sands

Art Industry News: Frieze Masters May Have Had Looted Antiquities for Sale + More Must-Read Stories

Art World<p>Plus, Basquiat’s 'Jim Crow' sells for $17.7 million in Paris and museums are preserving objects from the Las Vegas shooting.<p>,<p><i>Art Industry</i> …

Art

Japan oil artist back to 'frozen' Iran museum 40 years on

Forty years after his "oil pool" sculpture became the centerpiece of Tehran's first-ever modern art museum, its Japanese creator returned for its …

Art

Serbian Artists Arrested Following Anti-Authoritarianism Art Museum Protest

“We don't want a culture of clones!” – a screenshot from the announcement before the artist performance on October 20, with participants wearing …

Liberal View

How To Spend 48 Hours In Chicago (Or More)...

They don’t call it the windy city for nothing, so pack your finest coat. Regardless of temperature (it is beautifully warm in the summer, by the …

North America

SNL’s Chris Redd and Luke Null, MCA Hearts Chicago, and more of the best things to do in Chicago this weekend

Here's some of the events we recommend for your weekend:<br>…

Chicago

Simon and Catriona Mordant back MCA exhibition with $450,000

Simon and Catriona Mordant's first donation to the Museum of Contemporary Art was $1000, before it opened in Sydney in 1991. In 2010 the couple …

The Arts (Australia)

They’ve been building up to this: Elevate is a citywide festival of dance

This weekend, Chicago dance artists and venues are opening their doors and inviting the public to stages all over the city to witness excerpts, works-in-progress and studio processes from our rich community of independent artists and small to midsize dance companies. Called Elevate Chicago Dance, …

The Arts

How WebVR is reinvigorating the fine arts

Visiting museums, playing the piano, painting portraits, and watching the ballet: activities that conjure up images of yore. Perhaps Maggie Smith and Helena Bonham Carter traipsing through the Tuscan countryside in “A Room with a View” may spring to mind. Interestingly, what these pastimes have in …

Business

The windy city of Chicago brings its charm to Montreal

I have been to Chicago twice in my lifetime, both times over the past 12 years, and it is indeed a remarkable city. We have family members there and …

Chicago

Eduoard Duval-Carrié’s dreamy duality reveals a dark and somber tale

Without taking a knee or raising a fist, Miami-based artist Edouard Duval-Carrié highlights unsettled issues that arise from slavery in his native …

Entertainment