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Jenny Sabin Studio’s cellular Lumen fabric wraps MoMA PS1’s courtyard in NY

A web-like cellular canopy designed by Ithaca-based Jenny Sabin wraps the courtyard of MoMA PS1’s courtyard in Long Island City, New York - the …

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Biotech Gets The Luxury Nod With Bolt Threads X Stella McCartney Tie-Up

British fashion designer Stella McCartney, long known for her focus on sustainability, is teaming up with San Francisco-based Bolt Threads, a biotechnology company dedicated to creating the next generation of advanced materials.<p>The duo will together pursue the next chapter in innovative luxury …

Fashion

Stella McCartney Partners With Bolt Threads On Sustainable Material Development

The biotech lab specializes in luxury sustainable materials, such as yeast-based silk.<p>Stella McCartney has a new collaborative initiative with Bolt …

Fashion

If you're planning a trip to NYC this fall, this is the one fashion exhibit you have to see

Are all jeans created equal? According to the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the answer is…complicated.<p>MoMA is putting on its second fashion …

Fashion

Feast on Science-Fiction Rarities at the Museum of Modern Art’s “Future Imperfect” Series

Where to begin with the Museum of Modern Art’s “Future Imperfect: The Uncanny in Science Fiction”? This gargantuan cinephilic treat is of almost …

New York City

MoMA Presents ‘Items: Is Fashion Modern?’ This Fall – WWD

MoMA Presents “Items: Is Fashion Modern?” This Fall<p>Levi Strauss & Co. waist overalls, 1890. Courtesy Levi Strauss & Co. Archives (San …

Fashion

A Museum Show Asks: How Modern Are Your Spanx?

Most famous of the quips attributed to the Austrian-born American designer Rudi Gernreich — now best remembered for his unisex creations and the topless bathing suit — the dictum that “Fashion will go out of fashion.” As early as the 1960s, Gernreich foresaw a gradual winding down of the engine …

Fashion

MoMA Is Opening Its First Fashion Exhibition in 73 Years

Come see a real-life Wonderbra at "Items: Is Fashion Modern?," which opens this fall.<p>This fall, The Museum of Modern Art is opening its first fashion …

Fashion

Apple's new emojis include T-Rex, bearded man, breast-feeding woman

LOS ANGELES — Apple offered a sneak peek at new emojis that will be released in the fall on its mobile devices.<p>The new characters include a woman …

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A Coffee Lover's Guide To Ljubljana, Slovenia

Snuggled between Italy, Croatia, Austria, Hungary, and the Adriatic Sea, Slovenia is a surprising little country. The northwest corner ripples with …

Coffee

5 of the best art stops in New York, USA

The ‘City That Never Sleeps’ is infamous for countless reasons, from the iconic Statue of Liberty to the indulgent pastrami sandwiches from Katz’s …

Art

You can text this museum and receive art that's handpicked for your mood

We’ve all been there. You know, it’s early on a Monday morning and someone asks you how you’re feeling. To explain just how exhausted you are, you …

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Fiat 500: ten days of celebrations for a journey sixty years in the making

<b>Midrand, South Africa –</b> The journey of the Fiat 500 has been 60 years in the making. The Fiat brand’s ‘great little car’ has travelled from Dante …

FIAT

9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week

Still from John Sayles’s <i>The Brother from Another Planet</i> (1984).<p>COURTESY PHOTOFEST<p><b>MONDAY, JULY 17</b><p><b>Screening: The Brother from Another Planet at Museum</b> …

Art

MoMA's Visual Thinking Curriculum Project | Project Zero

The Visual Thinking Curriculum (VTC) is a school-based program developed by the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) that aims to help student learn how to …

Harvard

The Web Chefs

We all love the flexibility and power of WordPress. But we know that it isn’t easy to get started and running. Web Chefs are here to get your site up …

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Pioneering American artist Daniel LaRue Johnson dies

The American artist Daniel LaRue Johnson, known for his varied embrace of assemblage, Hard Edge abstraction and Minimalist sculpture, as well as his …

Artists

Art and Museums in NYC This Week

<i>Our guide to new art shows — and some that will be closing soon.</i><p><b>‘MAUREEN GALLACE: CLEAR DAY’</b> at MoMA PS1 (through Sept. 10). Win big by going small. This unshowy New York painter has spent 30 years refining her visions of rural Connecticut and the coast of New England, and six dozen of her …

Art

Top 10 Street Photography Books You Must Own

Street photography has been living a huge popularity since compact digital cameras became affordable. In the last twenty years, many new …

Street Photography

Level Up! | NEA

Video games have come a long way since 1958 when William Higinbotham created <i>Tennis for Two</i>, nearly two decades before Atari was even a start-up. In …

Game Development

Text This Number, Receive Art in Return

In the latest bid to get people to give a shit about painting and stuff, San Francisco’s Museum of Modern Art has a new service that allows you to …

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Summer Savings: 9 Ways to Cut Costs

In the past, electricity costs in the summer have averaged $114 per month across the country. Joshua Crum, a dad of three and consumer advocate says …

Money

This Number Will Text You Anything You Want in the Form of a Work of Art

If you're in a creative slump, then the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) is here to get you back in the groove. The museum recently rolled …

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You can text SFMOMA and it will respond with art on demand

Here’s a cool trick for art fans. You can text San Francisco’s Museum of Modern Art at 572-51 and it will respond with a piece of art from its collection.<p>Send Me SFMOMA lets you send a keyword and get back a piece of art that matches that word. You can send colors, subjects, moods and even …

Technology

San Francisco’s Museum of Modern Art Will Text You Art on Demand | Mental Floss

SFMOMA<p>The Museum of Modern Art in San Francisco is home to thousands of artworks spanning different styles and media. But if you already know what …

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Shortlist of Architects Announced for Music Center in London

Amanda Levete, Norman Foster, Renzo Piano, Diller Scofidio + Renfro, Frank Gehry, Snohetta: The starriest of starchitects are on the shortlist to design London’s new Center for Music, a future home for the London Symphony Orchestra and the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.<p>All of the architects …

Architecture

What do you do after the Louvre? Here are 10 little-known museums in Paris

The Louvre, the Pompidou and the d’Orsay in Paris are giant “must-sees” and, of course, you must visit them.<p>Smaller gems such as the Musée de l’Orangerie and the Jeu de Paume are top destinations too.<p>But I had visited them on past trips, so I was up for discoveries. What I found was an assortment …

Paris

43 paintings you need to see before you die

In an old barn that Jackson Pollock transformed into a studio, the artist laid his massive canvas on the wooden plank floor. He hurled white, yellow, blue, and black paint with sticks and knives at it. As he finished, he pressed his cigarette butt into the canvas, dripping with color.<p>This is how …

Art History

Link About It: MUJI to Open a Hotel in Tokyo

A couple months ago, Japanese minimalist retailer MUJI announced its first hotel in Shenzhen, China. Today, they announced that in the spring of 2019, they plan to open a hotel in Japan. The MUJI Hotel will be located inside a 10-story building in the Ginza district of Tokyo—six floors will be …

Roman Empire

Interactive Woven Canopy At MoMA PS1 Changes Colors As The Sun Sets

An interactive art piece created by Jenny Sabin Studio collects sunlight throughout the day and glows at night<p>MoMA PS1 has launched a new interactive …

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