Adrian Piper: The Thinking Canvas

Adrian Piper: The Thinking Canvas

“Adrian Piper: A Synthesis of Intuitions, 1965-2016” on the Museum of Modern Art is a clarifying and complicating 50-year view of a significant American artist’s profession. It can be an image-altering occasion for MoMA itself. It makes the museum really feel like a extra life-engaged establishment than the formally polished one we’re accustomed to. Despite […]

25 Art Exhibitions to View in NYC This Weekend

25 Art Exhibitions to View in NYC This Weekend

‘THE JIM HENSON EXHIBITION’ on the Museum of the Moving Image. The rainbow connection has been established in Astoria, Queens, the place this museum has opened a new permanent wing dedicated to the profession of America’s nice puppeteer, who was born in Mississippi in 1936 and died, too younger, in 1990. Henson started presenting the […]

Four Masked Burglars Steal Jade and Gold Artifacts From Museum in England

Four Masked Burglars Steal Jade and Gold Artifacts From Museum in England

Photo The thieves smashed show circumstances on the Museum of East Asian Art in Bath, England, and fled in a sport utility automobile, the police stated. Credit Museum of East Asian Art LONDON — The British police are searching for clues to a housebreaking at a museum in Bath, in southwest England, this week wherein […]

Help wanted: Archivist for the Prince museum at Paisley Park

Help needed: Archivist for the Prince museum at Paisley Park

Prince’s Paisley Park, now a museum, is looking for an archives supervisor to “actively work in the care, catalog, storage and preservation of all artifacts and archival materials; the care, cleaning, and monitoring of all exhibits.” According to the job necessities, “Some knowledge of Prince is helpful.” From the job listing at the American Alliance […]

How Latin America Was Built, Before Modernism Came Along

How Latin America Was Built, Before Modernism Came Along

Mexico City, against this, regarded to its indigenous previous for nationwide icons. A statue of Cuauhtémoc, the final Aztec emperor, stands on a pedestal overseeing the brand new metropolis that had arisen on the traditional Tenochtitlán.Redrawn by the Spanish, it was now a supply of republican satisfaction. We uncover many of those statues in hazy […]

With Choice of New Director, the Met Gets a Scholar and a Showman

With Choice of New Director, the Met Gets a Scholar and a Showman

“You fulfill your programmatic ideas and then you do everything you can to find the funding to make that happen,” Mr. Hollein stated in an interview on the Met. A ‘Think Big’ Coach This potential to strike a steadiness between artwork and enterprise was a ability Mr. Hollein discovered from Mr. Krens on the Guggenheim. […]

In Memorial to War Dead, Israel Avoids Addressing Its Conflicts

In Memorial to War Dead, Israel Avoids Addressing Its Conflicts

There aren’t any ranks, no point out of the locations or circumstances through which the troopers perished. Using a broad definition of the fallen, it contains not solely these killed in motion, but in addition anyone who died in uniform; not solely troopers who fought for Israel, but in addition those that fought to create […]

Five Must-See Artworks at the Renovated Getty Villa

Five Must-See Artworks on the Renovated Getty Villa

“There isn’t a bubble around the classical world, no hard and fast lines separating one culture from another,” mentioned Mr. Potts, noting that Alexander the Great’s conquests included Central Asia, and that the Roman Empire prolonged so far as Afghanistan. He was giving a tour of a brand new gallery referred to as “The Classical […]

Robert T. Buck, Who Revitalized Brooklyn Museum, Dies at 79

Robert T. Buck, Who Revitalized Brooklyn Museum, Dies at 79

When he retired 13 years later, he was lauded for having launched an architectural competitors that jump-started a dormant enlargement plan, which, when realized, added 30,000 sq. ft of gallery area and the 460-seat Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium to the unique Beaux-Arts constructing, designed by McKim, Mead & White within the late 19th […]

Boston Museum Closes Nicholas Nixon Photography Show Early

Boston Museum Closes Nicholas Nixon Photography Show Early

Even earlier than the Globe report, the faculty had begun an investigation into allegations towards Mr. Nixon. He retired abruptly from the faculty in March after 40 years. Photo Mr. Nixon and his spouse, Bebe, at an exhibition opening in 2009. He resigned from his place on the Massachusetts College of Art and Design in […]