MOMA

Watch At the Museum, MoMA’s 8-Part Documentary on What it Takes to Run a Great Modern Museum

If you've ever visited the Museum of Modern Art — and probably even if you haven't — you'll have a sense that the place doesn't exactly run itself. …

Culture

See what it takes to run MoMA

At the Museum is a new video series by MoMA in NYC that offers a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to run a world-class modern art museum.<i>Most</i> …

Design

Inside The Museum of Modern Art

When you visit The Museum of Modern Art, you take time to appreciate the work that went into the art, but there's also an enormous amount of work …

Art

Stephen Shore’s MoMA Retrospective Takes You on a Trip Through Photography’s Recent History

On View<p>The show spans the artist’s 50-year career, from the gelatin prints he made as a teenager in ‘70s, to the work he does on Instagram today.<p>,<p>The …

Art

"It Was Magical": Kenny Scharf on Club 57 and the East Village Art World of the Early '80s

Artspace's Loney Abrams speaks with artist Kenny Scharf about the Club 57 exhibition currently up at MoMA, how Scharf found his signature style, the …

Keith Haring

Wandering through the Irish capital in Krass Clement’s Dublin

Famously elusive, and unwilling to to discuss his work, the only way to get to an insight into Krass Clement’s photography is through the images …

Art

Two remarkable exhibitions show how color came to art photography

NEW YORK — It wasn’t that long ago that color didn’t qualify as serious photography. There were reasons for this. Color film was often chemically …

Boston

Artwork for the Table

Wedding presents of tableware with images by a diverse group of artists will suit a multitude of tastes. Some images are very contemporary; some are modern and abstract. Others, like a set of salt and pepper shakers, refer us back to the 1960s and Andy Warhol.<p>Plates by Louise Bourgeois are …

Fashion

How to Take a Class From Harvard—and Over 800 Other Universities—for Free

Ever wish you'd had time to take that interesting class at university, but could never fit it into your schedule? Or, perhaps you're simply a curious individual who loves learning. The rise of MOOCS—massive open online courses—is a great place to get university-level learning from the comfort of …

Learning

35 Stunning Pieces Of Jewelry That Only Look Expensive

Everything's under $30 (but no one will be able to tell).<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</b>

Jewelry

Is Stephen Shore the Most Influential Photographer of the 20th Century?

Stephen Shore's triumphant MoMA retrospective surveys the work of a Warholian shutterbug whose lifelong embrace of the medium's vernacular forms has now earned him a healthy following on Instagram.<p>What’s true of McDonald’s is now also true of pictures: billions and billions are served every day on …

Art

Oskar and Zofia Hansen exhibition

Contributed by Matthieu Salvaggio<i><br>Source: https://adeletypefoundry.eu License: All Rights Reserved.</i> <b><br>AT Osmose</b> in use for the exhibition “Oskar and …

Typography

Photographer Stephen Shore brings Instagram to the MoMA

Stephen Shore made a name for himself shooting classic Americana mundanity in the 70s, evolving his work from automatic cameras to large-format cameras, using both color and black and white, and continuing to adapt in the age of digital photography, digital printing and social media.<p>Obviously, the …

Photography

Frans Krajcberg, Jewish sculptor and lover of Brazil’s nature, dies at 96

"Nature made me a citizen of the world,” said Polish-born Jewish artist.<p>RIO DE JANEIRO — Frans Krajcberg, one of Brazil’s most acclaimed sculptors …

World News

The Residents - Tickets - Murmrr Theatre - Brooklyn, NY - April 22nd, 2018

Alternately seen as a rock band, an art collective and a spirit, THE RESIDENTS have been regarded as icons in the world of experimental music for …

Art Galleries

The meticulous work that goes into running the Museum of Modern Art

How might you paint a perfectly sharp and clean straight line without blobs of paint or an unsteady hand creating a visually uneven edge? In concert …

Art

New MoMA Exhibit Explores the Evolving Relationship Between Architecture and Computing in the Pre-Internet Era

"Thinking Machines" articulates how creative thinkers approached a new medium, offering us a chance to change how we approach designing through technology in the process<p>Though we now practically see our smartphones as an extra appendage and construct real-world projects entirely in digital …

Art

Dublin, 1991: Krass Clement's melancholy photos of the Irish capital published for the first time

In 1991, Danish photographer Krass Clement spent three months in Ireland, shooting his acclaimed photobook 'Drum', legendary for being created in …

Photography

Oneohtrix Point Never presenting multimedia ‘myRiad’ project at Park Avenue Armory

<b>Oneohtrix Point Never</b> will be premiering an ambitious, site-specific audio-visual project called ‘myRiad’ at NYC’s <b>Park Avenue Armory on May 22-24</b>:<p>A …

Art

Lil' Kim's 'Money' Manicure Is in The Museum of Modern Art

Over at the <i>Washington Post</i>, Robin Givhan gives us the backstory of how nail artist Bernadette Thompson’s iconic money manicure ended up in its …

Lil' Kim

Lil Kim’s “Get Money” Manicure To Be Featured In Museum of Modern Art Exhibition

The year was 1995. <b>Junior Mafia’s</b> “Get Money” single quickly placed itself on top of the Hip Hop world, featuring lyrics from legendary rapstress</b> …

Women of Color

What's in a T-Shirt? | by Hilary Reid | NYR Daily | The New York Review of Books

“Items: Is Fashion Modern?” is the Museum of Modern Art’s first fashion exhibition in over seventy years. Borrowing its name from the museum’s 1944 …

Art

100 years ago this month, New Orleans closed the book on Storyville | NOLA.com

<i>The Times-Picayune is marking the tricentennial of New Orleans with its ongoing</i> <i>300 for 300</i> <i>project, running through 2018 and highlighting the moments</i> …

New Orleans

How Lil’ Kim’s most memorable manicure ended up in the Museum of Modern Art

In the mid-1990s, manicurist Bernadette Thompson was working on a fashion shoot with Lil’ Kim, who was then on her way to becoming a hip-hop fashion icon and still years away from becoming a jailbird. It wasn’t the first time she’d worked with the influential rapper, so Thompson was feeling a bit …

Lifestyle

NYPD searching for woman seen mailing stolen art back to MoMA

The New York Police Department says it wants to question a woman caught on video mailing stolen art back to the Museum of Modern Art.<p>Police said the …

World News

Director Kristen Stewart Is ‘Adapting Something’ for Her Next Film Project

The actress commented on her personal projects while at MoMA on Monday night to support Julianne Moore.<p>Kristen Stewart recently made her directorial …

Julianne Moore

Julianne Moore Feted by Kristen Stewart, Elizabeth Banks at MoMA’s 10th Annual Chanel Film Benefit

Julianne Moore was feted by Hollywood elite Monday night in New York City at MoMA’s 10th annual Film Benefit, presented by Chanel — and she used her …

Celebrity News

Kristen Stewart Wears Edgy Crop-Top With Checkered Pantsuit to Honor Julianne Moore

The Museum of Modern Art in New York City was teeming with stylish celebrities last night, where Julianne Moore was being honored at the 2017 MoMA …

Fashion

Emojis get a big (thumbs-up emoji) from British linguist

You've come a long way, smiley face emoji.<p>You're now officially art, part of the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art, just like the …

Language

Julianne Moore Is Honored at MoMA’s Film Benefit

Over the years, Julianne Moore has appeared in more than 60 movies, where some of her more memorable roles have included a despairing porn star, a pretentious artist, an articulate academic, a lightheaded lesbian, a boozy Briton and a stilted New England housewife.<p>She has been a mother fighting for …

Julianne Moore