MOMA

Taboo Jewelry Exhibition to Open in Paris

<b>MY PRECIOUS:</b> Bewitching precious objects from Solange Azagury-Partridge’s “Secret Garden” and “Metamorphosis” lines will feature in an exhibition …

Jewelry

Art connoisseurs tend to rely on prestige as an indicator of quality, study finds

New research helps explain why experts’ preferences often deviate from laypeople’s preferences in the realm of art.<p>The two-part study, published in …

Psychology

Editors’ Picks: 15 Things to See in New York This Week

Events and Parties<p>Here's what's on tap this week.<p>,<p><i>Each week, we search New York City for the most exciting, and thought-provoking, shows, screenings,</i> …

New York City

Czech cinema: the spectacular, seductive films that inspired the New Wave

In film history, the New Wave shines like a beacon in the night for Czech cinema. When one thinks of Czech cinema, one thinks of the New Wave, and …

What’s the Best Tote Bag?

A friend once told me that she finally felt like an adult only when she had a cabinetful of shopping bags stored under her kitchen sink. But you know …

Shopping

The World’s Most Stylish Stuff – This Week

Lotus Exige Cup 380 Dubbed the ‘king of road and race’, the new Exige Cup 380 from British car manufacturer Lotus is more than deserving of its …

Art Galleries

Trump supporters taunt Hollywood star's Finland art project

<b>HELSINKI</b> <b>(AFP)</b><b>.-</b> Actor and artist Shia LaBeouf on Thursday dismissed as "lonely" and "resentful" a group of US President Donald Trump's supporters who …

Shia LaBeouf

Automated Teachers, Augmented Reality And Floating Chairs

Three illustrators envision the classroom of the future.<p>Artists have creatively depicted the future for centuries, from the neo-futuristic visions of …

Virtual Reality

This Is The Best Holographic Makeup

Whether we like it or not, unicorns have trotted through our beauty routines and left behind a holographic trail. And you don't have to be a makeup artist like Ralph Siciliano to create an otherworldly, iridescent look at home. Magical highlighters, lipsticks, pigments, and more have recently …

Skin Care

Coming Home: Modernism and the Shchukin Collection

HENRI MATISSE’S <i>Harmony in Red</i> is one of those famous paintings few have actually seen with their own eyes. Well known is its deluge of patterned …

Aesthetics

Female artists: still in the shadows at MoMA

This show — <i>Making Space: Women Artists and Postwar Abstraction</i> — is the Museum of Modern Art’s wan attempt to make up for years of neglect. MoMA …

Art

Making Space: Women Artists and Postwar Abstraction

If you would like to reproduce an image of a work of art in MoMA's collection, or an image of a MoMA publication or archival material (including …

Aesthetics

5 Fancy Desserts from the Best Pastry Chefs in the Country

We could list all of the finalists for the James Beard Award for Outstanding Pastry Chef—or we could show you the cake. The proof's in the pudding! So to speak. If you want to know who's making the best cakes, cookies, and satsuma sorbets in the country, these are your chefs. Find out who the …

Restaurants

Painters Deserve Their Deduction

Over the past year, as my friend Jim Rosenquist grew increasingly ill, I had the opportunity to sit with him in his loft in Lower Manhattan and discuss his life and concerns. About his place in art history as a pioneer of Pop Art painting, there was no discussion. What he did address was the future …

Taxes

Tonka of the Gallows

I’ve seen it argued that an obsession with film preservation is unhealthy, that our energy is better spent on seeking out and funding new talent. …

Art Galleries

A Treasure Trove of Early Japanese Animation

On February 22, 2017, the National Film Center at the National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, released a website celebrating a century of Japanese …

Animation

The Rising Art World Star Behind ‘Black Dada’

<b>Name</b> Adam Pendleton<p><b>Age</b> 33<p><b>Hometown</b> Richmond, Va.<p><b>Now Lives</b> In Brooklyn, where he shares a brownstone apartment with his husband, Karsten Ch’ien, and works in a tranquil studio in Sunset Park.<p><b>Claim t</b><b>o Fame</b> Mr. Pendleton is an artist and rising art world star whose work has been included in the Venice …

Art

The Stanley Kubrick Collection of Photographic Lenses

Joe Dunton from the Frankfurt Museum tours us into the delicate and extensive photographic lens collection of the filmmaker Stanley Kubrick.Read More

Photography

Color Adjustments: MoMA Examines Images of Blackness in Cinema

The most powerful line in a film last year was also the simplest: "Who is you?" one black man asks another in <i>Moonlight</i>, a movie devoted to exploring …

Black History

How do you get an Oscar-level dress but not an Oscar-level price? Charlotte shop shows one way

It's spring gala season, and one of Charlotte's most luxurious boutiques was humming on a recent Tuesday, with racks laden with silk, hand-beading …

Fashion

MoMA Unearths Female Abstractionists That Have Languished in Storage

Installation view of “Making Space: Women Artists and Postwar Abstraction.” The Museum of Modern Art, New York, April 15–August 13, 2017. © 2017 The …

Artists

Norway to Build the World’s Largest Ship Tunnel

Between skyscrapers and The Sphinx, human beings have proven throughout history that we are capable of incredible feats of engineering. The latest …

Travel

What We Learned This Week: The 2017 Pulitzer Prizes for Photography

This was Pulitzer week:On Monday we learned that freelance photographer Daniel Barahulak won the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Photography …

Photography

MoMA to Present Works of More than 50 Postwar Abstract Female Artists !

In the decades after the World War II, societal shifts provided a larger number of women than ever a chance to pursue careers as artists. A major …

Artists

At MoMA, Women at Play in the Fields of Abstraction

Funnily enough, the Museum of Modern Art has never named the long-running blockbuster show that fills its permanent-collection galleries. So I’ll name it: “Modern White Guys: The Greatest Art Story Ever Invented.” What the museum does name are the occasional temporary exhibitions that offer an …

The Arts

How architects cracked the egg: ovoid buildings through the ages

Egg. It looks and sounds like an embryonic word, gestating until it grows a few syllables. It apparently comes from the proto-Germanic word “ajja”, …

Architecture

What to Cook, Watch, Listen To and More This Weekend

The time is now: It’s the last weekend to file your tax return! (Take a deep breath and let’s have a cocktail.)<p>The deadline is <b>Tuesday</b>, <b>April 18</b>. Running behind? Catch up with our best guidance on filing. For anyone who doesn’t know where to even begin, our friends at The Wirecutter tested the five …

Art Galleries

Art and Museums in NYC This Week

<i>Our guide to new art shows — and some that will be closing soon.</i><p><b>‘THE JAZZ AGE: AMERICAN STYLE IN THE 1920S’</b> at the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum (through Aug. 20). While handsomely and mostly filled with Art Deco, those words have been banished from the effort in an attempt to show how …

The Arts

2017 Stella Prize: Australia's best women's writing

Stories of love, life, death and racism make up the highly contested field for this year's $50,000 Stella Prize.

Literature

Kathryn Smith on Frank Lloyd Wright’s architectural exhibitions

More than one hundred exhibitions of Frank Lloyd Wright’s work were mounted between 1894 and his death in 1959. Wright organized the majority of …

Architecture