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MoMA's Louise Bourgeois Exhibition Shows Her Architectural Inspiration

The sculptor, known best for her monumental steel spiders, was also an avid printmaker and illustrator<p>Louise Bourgeois, the American sculptor whose work is beloved by designers and collectors alike, has a new retrospective show at MoMA, where her prints, paintings, and illustrations will be on …

Art

What Louise Bourgeois’s Drawings Reveal about Her Creative Process

Portrait of Louise Bourgeois in her Studio in New York City, 1955. Photo by Porter Gifford/Corbis via Getty Images.In a video on Youtube, Louise …

Art

Jennifer Lawrence gives middle finger to critics of ‘polarizing’ film ‘Mother!’

Actress Jennifer Lawrence used an appearance at the Museum of Modern Art on Thursday night to raise a middle finger to critics of her movie …

Hollywood

The New York Book Art Fair Will Take Place This Weekend at MoMA PS1

The long-running festival celebrates the diversity of print publications from the zine to the screen and everything in between.<p>The twelfth annual New …

Culture

Jennifer Lawrence flips the bird at 'mother!' screening

Tell us how you really feel, Jen.<p>Academy Award-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence raised her middle finger Thursday during a screening of her latest movie “mother!” in New York City.<p>Lawrence was attending the screening with the film’s director and real-life boyfriend Darren Aronofsky, at the Museum …

Entertainment

5 Money-Saving Hacks for the Adventurous Traveler

Life hacking is all the rage right now, but more often than not, the tips can be pretty pedestrian. If you spend a lot of time on the road – either …

Forex

Burn this story about Yoko Ono after you've read it

Yoko Ono pauses at one of the entry points to her art work "Entrance" at the Teatro Nacional in Brasilia, Brazil. Photo taken in 1998. Photo by …

Yoko Ono

From the Archives: Barnett Newman on a Mistake in a MoMA Surrealism Show, in 1968

Max Ernst, <i>The Wheel of Light (La Roue de la lumière)</i>, from <i>Natural History (Histoire naturelle)</i>, ca. 1925, published 1926, one from a portfolio of 34 …

Art History

The Crazy Unbuilt Architecture That Almost Transformed N.Y.C.

A new exhibition looks at dozens of buildings that never were.<p>In Flushing Meadows, Queens, there’s a scale model of the entire city of New York. It’s called “the Panorama,” and though it was built for the 1964 World’s Fair, it’s still a fascinating three-dimensional portrait of New York City that …

Architecture

The Guggenheim Teams Up With More Than 100 Museums to Fight Trump’s Immigration Ban

Politics<p>The New York institution commissioned legal documents that seek to convince US courts to strike down the order.<p>,<p>As the Supreme Court prepares …

Museums

AP Interview: Japan's emoji creator saw nuance in pictures

TOKYO (AP) — The tiny smiley faces, hearts, knife-and-fork or clenched fist have become a global language for mobile phone messages. They are displayed in the Museum of Modern Art in New York. They star in a new Hollywood film.<p>The emoji is heir to a tradition of pictographic writing stretching back …

Art Galleries

History

The Carmel Art Association is composed of local artists who are selected by their peers. Founded in 1927, it is one of the oldest operating …

The Arts

Designer Sanjay Garg's sari to be exhibited at the MoMA in New York

Right alongside Levi's jeans and the Hermes Birkin<p>Designer Sanjay Garg is in an inordinately good mood. And it's not just because his label, Raw …

Art

TripAdvisor names the world's top museums

TripAdvisor has announced the winners of its 2017 Travelers’ Choice awards for museums. Click through the gallery above to see the top 10 U.S. and top 10 international museums. Winners were determined using an algorithm that took into account the quantity and quality of reviews and ratings for …

Travel

There's A Petition To Make Wonder Woman Bisexual In The Movie's Sequel

Plenty of fans already believe Wonder Woman, a.k.a. Diana Prince, is bisexual — but they want Warner Bros. and D.C. Comics to make it official.<p>In …

Comics

Uniform Wares and MoMA collaborate on a special edition M40

Uniform Wares has just unveiled a new watch, designed in collaboration with the Museum of Modern Arts (MoMA).<p>The piece is based on Uniform Wares' …

Art Galleries

Art exhibitions in Paris, September 2017-February 2018 - Culture - RFI

Paul Gauguin,Te Rerioa (The Dream) Grand Palais<p><b>Gauguin, the alchemist</b>, 11 October 2017–22 January 2018, Grand Palais. Paul Gauguin, the stockbroker …

European News

The importance of being Ernst

<b>Pioneer of Multimedia Expression</b><p>German painter, sculptor, graphic artist, and poet Max Ernst (1891–1976), the pioneer of multimedia expression, began …

Art

Our 25 Favorite Things About ThinkPad

As the 25th anniversary of ThinkPad approaches, I thought it would be interesting to put together a list of our 25 favorite things about …

Art Galleries

WeChat joins the V&A museum as a part of its digital collection

For the first time, a social media app has joined the permanent collection at a major museum.<p>Representational image. Reuters.<p>London's Victoria and …

Technology (India)

Colorful Air Force 1 Sneakers, Treasures in Paris, and Super Nintendo Nostalgia

The past has never looked brighter as Nike celebrates 35 years of its signature Air Force 1 shoe, and Nintendo reissues its 90s console—plus, embellished brooches make a very buggy statement. This month’s Haute News is here.<p>American in Paris<p>West 53rd Street meets the Bois de Boulogne: beginning …

SNES

New York Fashion Week's Coolest Presentations Took Advantage of the City's Iconic Locations

To be sure, venues like Spring Studios and Skylight Clarkson Square serve a purpose during New York Fashion Week; they can often be amongst the most …

Fashion

MFA partners with Japanese retailer Uniqlo

The Museum of Fine Arts is joining the Japanese retailer Uniqlo in a unusual 10-year partnership that museum officials hope will showcase the MFA’s …

The Arts

This Week

In 1982, Nike unveiled Bruce Kilgore’s design for the Air Force 1 basketball shoe with the simple slogan “Air in a box.” Hundreds of versions have since been released, but the most iconic is still white on white (pictured above, in a 2007 anniversary edition). A vintage pair will soon grace the …

Culture

From Dr. Martens to Door-Knocker Earrings: 111 Garments That Define Modern Fashion

Inside MOMA's new exhibition, featuring fashion's most ground-breaking pieces of clothing and accessories.<p>How did the crew neck T-shirt come to be a fashion staple? The upcoming MoMa exhibition, Items: Is Fashion Modern?, aims to answer that question with 111 of the 20th and 21st century's most …

Fashion

Crystal Bridges museum founder announces new nonprofit

The founder of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has announced plans for a new nonprofit foundation that will focus on expanding access to …

Entertainment

Company Making Cruelty-Free Leather in a Lab to Debut First Product This October!

The world of fashion is evolving with more and more designers and manufacturers opting for cruelty-free, eco-friendly alternatives to leather. …

Art Galleries

K.r.m. Mooney at SFMOMA

<i>Venue:</i> SFMOMA<p><i>Exhibition Title:</i> SECA Art Award exhibition<p><i>Date:</i> July 15 – September 17, 2017<p><i>Note:</i> A publication associated with the exhibition is …

Art

“The entire world is going to hell:” Apple store patrons react to the new iPhone

The new iPhone is being announced today, and shoppers are confused.<p>Today the technology press is buzzing in anticipation of Apple’s event where the …

Technology

New This Month in U.S. Museums, May 2012

Subscribe to our RSS feed:<p>NEW THIS MONTH<br>IN U.S. MUSEUMS<p>Frick Collection<br>May 1-July 29, 2012<br>The first U.S. monographic exhibition dedicated to Pier …

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