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The Globe and Mail
Montreal exhibit takes cursory look at missionary origins of modern design in AmericaAlfred Barr was just 27 years old when he became the first director of New York
Montreal exhibit takes cursory look at missionary origins of modern design in America
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Alfred Barr was just 27 years old when he became the first director of New York’s Museum of Modern Art in 1929. One of his first acts was to appoint as his director of design and architecture a Harvard philosophy undergrad who had no formal training... Read more
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The Irish Times
The serene paintings and intense life of ModiglianiModigliani’s life, not his oeuvre,” says Jean-Bathilde Lacourt, co-commissioner
The serene paintings and intense life of Modigliani
The Irish Times / Posted 10 hours ago
Modigliani’s life, not his oeuvre,” says Jean-Bathilde Lacourt, co-commissioner of Modigliani; The Inner Eye, at LaM, the museum of modern art in Lille. “We wanted to talk about his work, which is relatively disconnected from his life.” Although... Read more
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The New Yorker
Diane Arbus’s Americaeach. Wiser counsels prevailed, however, and a few months later the museum deci
Diane Arbus’s America
The New Yorker / Posted 12 hours ago
each. Wiser counsels prevailed, however, and a few months later the museum decided to take only two. Why splurge? The Museum of Modern Art was more daring; in 1964, it had acquired seven Arbus photos, including “Child with a toy hand grenade... Read more
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Herald Sun
Bjork on heartbreak, ageing and virtual realitywhose unique virtuosity earned her both critical and popular acclaim. She’s no
Bjork on heartbreak, ageing and virtual reality
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
whose unique virtuosity earned her both critical and popular acclaim. She’s now reached such iconic status that New York’s Museum of Modern Art dedicated a retrospective show to her last year. It received poor reviews yet resulted in one perfect... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Bjork on heartbreak, ageing and virtual realitywhose unique virtuosity earned her both critical and popular acclaim. She’s no
Bjork on heartbreak, ageing and virtual reality
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
whose unique virtuosity earned her both critical and popular acclaim. She’s now reached such iconic status that New York’s Museum of Modern Art dedicated a retrospective show to her last year. It received poor reviews yet resulted in one perfect... Read more
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examiner.com
The Best Art in NYC Not Found in a Museumtall sculpture of the word “Love” can be found on the corner of 55th Street and
The Best Art in NYC Not Found in a Museum
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
tall sculpture of the word “Love” can be found on the corner of 55th Street and Sixth Avenue, just two blocks away from The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA). The first two letters perched on top of the second two letters, with the letter “O” titled... Read more
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dna
Marathi cinema flies high, leaves big brother Bolloywood in its growth trajectorySpielberg, Christopher Nolan and Richard Linklater when his film Court was scre
Marathi cinema flies high, leaves big brother Bolloywood in its growth trajectory
dna / Posted yesterday
Spielberg, Christopher Nolan and Richard Linklater when his film Court was screened at the festival organised by New York's Museum of Modern Art and the Lincoln Center in March this year. The film also won two Lions at the 71st Venice Film Festival... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Pair of glasses left at San Francisco museum mistaken for arta pair of glasses on the floor as a postmodern masterpiece. Prankster puts gla
Pair of glasses left at San Francisco museum mistaken for art
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
a pair of glasses on the floor as a postmodern masterpiece. Prankster puts glasses on the floor as art at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Picture: Twitter @TJCruda. Art,Pair of glasses left at San Francisco museum mistaken for... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Pranksters put glasses on museum floor, people think it's artA prank at the recently re-opened San Francisco Museum of Modern Art could easi
Pranksters put glasses on museum floor, people think it's art
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
A prank at the recently re-opened San Francisco Museum of Modern Art could easily become a social experiment. The Huffington Post reported that 17-year-old TJ Khayatan and his friends took advantage of the newly remodeled SFMOMA by putting TJ's... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Bjork’s many faces given Vivid treatmentwhose unique virtuosity earned her both critical and popular acclaim. She’s no
Bjork’s many faces given Vivid treatment
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
whose unique virtuosity earned her both critical and popular acclaim. She’s now reached such iconic status that New York’s Museum of Modern Art dedicated a retrospective show to her last year. It received poor reviews yet resulted in one perfect... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Bjork’s many faces given Vivid treatmentwhose unique virtuosity earned her both critical and popular acclaim. She’s no
Bjork’s many faces given Vivid treatment
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
whose unique virtuosity earned her both critical and popular acclaim. She’s now reached such iconic status that New York’s Museum of Modern Art dedicated a retrospective show to her last year. It received poor reviews yet resulted in one perfect... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Pranksters put glasses on museum floor, people think it's artA prank at the recently re-opened San Francisco Museum of Modern Art could easi
Pranksters put glasses on museum floor, people think it's art
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
A prank at the recently re-opened San Francisco Museum of Modern Art could easily become a social experiment. The Huffington Post reported that 17-year-old TJ Khayatan and his friends took advantage of the newly remodeled SFMOMA by putting TJ's... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Pranksters put glasses on museum floor, people think it's artA prank at the recently re-opened San Francisco Museum of Modern Art could easi
Pranksters put glasses on museum floor, people think it's art
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
A prank at the recently re-opened San Francisco Museum of Modern Art could easily become a social experiment. The Huffington Post reported that 17-year-old TJ Khayatan and his friends took advantage of the newly remodeled SFMOMA by putting TJ's... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Pranksters put glasses on museum floor, people think it's artA prank at the recently re-opened San Francisco Museum of Modern Art could easi
Pranksters put glasses on museum floor, people think it's art
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
A prank at the recently re-opened San Francisco Museum of Modern Art could easily become a social experiment. The Huffington Post reported that 17-year-old TJ Khayatan and his friends took advantage of the newly remodeled SFMOMA by putting TJ's... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Pranksters put glasses on museum floor, people think it's artA prank at the recently re-opened San Francisco Museum of Modern Art could easi
Pranksters put glasses on museum floor, people think it's art
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
A prank at the recently re-opened San Francisco Museum of Modern Art could easily become a social experiment. The Huffington Post reported that 17-year-old TJ Khayatan and his friends took advantage of the newly remodeled SFMOMA by putting TJ's... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Pranksters put glasses on museum floor, people think it's artA prank at the recently re-opened San Francisco Museum of Modern Art could easi
Pranksters put glasses on museum floor, people think it's art
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
A prank at the recently re-opened San Francisco Museum of Modern Art could easily become a social experiment. The Huffington Post reported that 17-year-old TJ Khayatan and his friends took advantage of the newly remodeled SFMOMA by putting TJ's... Read more
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ajc.com
Pranksters put glasses on museum floor, people think it's artA prank at the recently re-opened San Francisco Museum of Modern Art could easi
Pranksters put glasses on museum floor, people think it's art
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
A prank at the recently re-opened San Francisco Museum of Modern Art could easily become a social experiment. The Huffington Post reported that 17-year-old TJ Khayatan and his friends took advantage of the newly remodeled SFMOMA by putting TJ's... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Pranksters put glasses on museum floor, people think it's artA prank at the recently re-opened San Francisco Museum of Modern Art could easi
Pranksters put glasses on museum floor, people think it's art
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
A prank at the recently re-opened San Francisco Museum of Modern Art could easily become a social experiment. The Huffington Post reported that 17-year-old TJ Khayatan and his friends took advantage of the newly remodeled SFMOMA by putting TJ's... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Frank Viva’s novel take on the picture bookcollaboration with Toon Books, as well as Young Frank, Architect, and Young Cha
Frank Viva’s novel take on the picture book
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
collaboration with Toon Books, as well as Young Frank, Architect, and Young Charlotte, Filmmaker, collaborations with the Museum of Modern Art in New York. His most recent picture book, Outstanding in the Rain, came out last year. “He’s really... Read more
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Daily Record
Art lovers make complete spectacle of themselves in viral art gallery prankplaced on the floor of a gallery were a work of modern art. TJ Khayatan played
Art lovers make complete spectacle of themselves in viral art gallery prank
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
placed on the floor of a gallery were a work of modern art. TJ Khayatan played the trick after visiting the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art in California and ­questioning some of the art on show. The 17-year-old put a pair of glasses on the... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Glasses at San Francisco MoMA masquerade as artA group of friends visiting San Francisco's Museum of Modern Art decided to pra
Glasses at San Francisco MoMA masquerade as art
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 2 days ago
A group of friends visiting San Francisco's Museum of Modern Art decided to prank art-lovers by putting a pair of glasses on the gallery floor. Buzzfeed reports TJ Khayatan and his friends encountered what he described as a questionable piece of... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Glasses at San Francisco MoMA masquerade as artA group of friends visiting San Francisco's Museum of Modern Art decided to pra
Glasses at San Francisco MoMA masquerade as art
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
A group of friends visiting San Francisco's Museum of Modern Art decided to prank art-lovers by putting a pair of glasses on the gallery floor. Buzzfeed reports TJ Khayatan and his friends encountered what he described as a questionable piece of... Read more
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News 8000
Glasses at San Francisco MoMA masquerade as artA group of friends visiting San Francisco's Museum of Modern Art decided to pra
Glasses at San Francisco MoMA masquerade as art
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
A group of friends visiting San Francisco's Museum of Modern Art decided to prank art-lovers by putting a pair of glasses on the gallery floor. Buzzfeed reports TJ Khayatan and his friends encountered what he described as a questionable piece of... Read more
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My EastText
Glasses at San Francisco MoMA masquerade as artA group of friends visiting San Francisco's Museum of Modern Art decided to pra
Glasses at San Francisco MoMA masquerade as art
My EastText / Posted 2 days ago
A group of friends visiting San Francisco's Museum of Modern Art decided to prank art-lovers by putting a pair of glasses on the gallery floor. Buzzfeed reports TJ Khayatan and his friends encountered what he described as a questionable piece of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Prankster puts pair of glasses on gallery floor, art lovers at San Francisco Museum lap it upbehind the hoax had similar success with a baseball cap and a bin. Image: TJ Kh
Prankster puts pair of glasses on gallery floor, art lovers at San Francisco Museum lap it up
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
behind the hoax had similar success with a baseball cap and a bin. Image: TJ Khayatan Visitors to the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art this week were fooled into thinking a pair of glasses set on the floor by a 17-year-old prankster was a... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Teen's Museum Prank With a Pair of Glasses Goes ViralJay Z may have rapped about Picasso but for one San Francisco teen, a recent tr
Teen's Museum Prank With a Pair of Glasses Goes Viral
WMTW Portland / Posted 3 days ago
Jay Z may have rapped about Picasso but for one San Francisco teen, a recent trip to the city's Museum of Modern Art was less than thrilling - so he found a way to make it way more interesting. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Prankster puts pair of glasses on gallery floor, art lovers lap it upbehind the hoax had similar success with a baseball cap and a bin. Image: TJ Kh
Prankster puts pair of glasses on gallery floor, art lovers lap it up
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
behind the hoax had similar success with a baseball cap and a bin. Image: TJ Khayatan Visitors to the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art this week were fooled into thinking a pair of glasses set on the floor by a 17-year-old prankster was a... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
California Teen Uses Glasses as Modern Art Prank at Museumviral and made news around the world. TJ Cruda and his friends put a pair of g
California Teen Uses Glasses as Modern Art Prank at Museum
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
viral and made news around the world. TJ Cruda and his friends put a pair of glasses on the floor at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art earlier this week. The reaction from museum attendees was something Cruda and his friends could not... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Cindy Sherman exhibition opens in Brisbanein the world. Her highly influential works hang in the world's most respected
Cindy Sherman exhibition opens in Brisbane
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
in the world. Her highly influential works hang in the world's most respected contemporary art galleries including the Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Walker Art Centre and Stockholm's Morderna Museet. Untitled,... Read more
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express
Can YOU see how a teenager’s PRANK was mistaken for ‘art’?art which look almost real, modern art can be a little harder to interpret. A
Can YOU see how a teenager’s PRANK was mistaken for ‘art’?
express / Posted 3 days ago
art which look almost real, modern art can be a little harder to interpret. A group of teenagers who recently visited the Museum of Modern Art in San Francisco in the USA found just that. TJ Khayatan, 17, and his friends, having drawn only some... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Art’s coming out: Why galleries are the new It spots for city hangoutsTo enter the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, you used to walk through a sky
Art’s coming out: Why galleries are the new It spots for city hangouts
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
To enter the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, you used to walk through a skylit atrium and ascend a heavy granite stair into the realm of art. Now that stair has been replaced with gently sloping steps of maple, and the first things you see at the... Read more
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The Oklahoman
A pair of glasses were left on the floor at a museum and everyone mistook it for artSeveral visitors to the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art this week were foole
A pair of glasses were left on the floor at a museum and everyone mistook it for art
The Oklahoman / Posted 3 days ago
Several visitors to the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art this week were fooled into thinking a pair of glasses set on the floor by a 17-year-old prankster was a postmodern masterpiece. “Upon first arrival we were quite impressed with the artwork... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Is this Greek hilltop the 2,400-old burial place of Aristotle?of that complex were accidentally unearthed in 1996 during construction work fo
Is this Greek hilltop the 2,400-old burial place of Aristotle?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
of that complex were accidentally unearthed in 1996 during construction work for a site then earmarked for a new museum of modern art. From under the unpaved parking lot the fabled Lyceum emerged, replete with a central courtyard and... Read more
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Variety
Moonves: CBS Radio Sale Has Sumner Redstone’s ‘Full Support’doing” with the planned CBS Radio divestiture. Sumner Redstone was not present
Moonves: CBS Radio Sale Has Sumner Redstone’s ‘Full Support’
Variety / Posted 4 days ago
doing” with the planned CBS Radio divestiture. Sumner Redstone was not present at the CBS shareholders meeting at NYC’s Museum of Modern Art, but was dialed in via phone, according to Moonves. Meanwhile, when Moonves and CBS chief legal counsel... Read more
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Evening Standard
Prankster dupes gallery visitors by putting glasses on the floora modern art masterpiece. Art-lovers crowded around and snapped photographs of
Prankster dupes gallery visitors by putting glasses on the floor
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
a modern art masterpiece. Art-lovers crowded around and snapped photographs of the “work” as they toured the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, home to pieces by artists including Henri Matisse, Andy Warhol and Jackson Pollock. But the spectacles... Read more
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Daily Star
Bored teenagers pull off this ingenious prank at art gallery — and send web mentalduring their visit. So the mischievous youngsters decided to put a pair of gla
Bored teenagers pull off this ingenious prank at art gallery — and send web mental
Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
during their visit. So the mischievous youngsters decided to put a pair of glasses on the floor of one of the rooms at the Museum of Modern Art in San Francisco, US, to see how people would react. And they shared their hilarious reactions on... Read more
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The Irish Times
Anthony Cronin: Poetry, politics and this all too short lifethe taoiseach’s office as an adviser, I saw the opportunity of doing things and
Anthony Cronin: Poetry, politics and this all too short life
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
the taoiseach’s office as an adviser, I saw the opportunity of doing things and bringing things into being: the [Irish] Museum of Modern Art, the Heritage Council, Aosdána in particular.” Aosdána was established in 1981. It currently has 248... Read more
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KERA North Texas
O'Keeffe Museum Acquires Rarely-Seen Work By The Famed Artistthe gallery at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. It had previously been incl
O'Keeffe Museum Acquires Rarely-Seen Work By The Famed Artist
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
the gallery at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. It had previously been included in her 1946 retrospective at New York's Museum of Modern Art." The museum's announcement quotes O'Keeffe as saying her interest in barns stemmed from her upbringing... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
O'Keeffe Museum Acquires Rarely-Seen Work By The Famed Artistthe gallery at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. It had previously been incl
O'Keeffe Museum Acquires Rarely-Seen Work By The Famed Artist
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
the gallery at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. It had previously been included in her 1946 retrospective at New York's Museum of Modern Art." The museum's announcement quotes O'Keeffe as saying her interest in barns stemmed from her upbringing... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Museum collection, by the bookof SFMOMA has already garnered so much press, we thought we'd read and review t
Museum collection, by the book
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
of SFMOMA has already garnered so much press, we thought we'd read and review the new accompanying catalog San Francisco Museum of Modern Art: 360 – Views on the Collection (SFMOMA). Edited by Judy Bloch and Suzanne Stein , the book reproduces... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
DestinationalSat 8pm. Sun 3pm. Thru May 29. 762 Fulton St. www.african-americanshakes.org A
Destinational
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
Sat 8pm. Sun 3pm. Thru May 29. 762 Fulton St. www.african-americanshakes.org Approaching American Abstraction @ SF Museum of Modern Art See the restaged installations and new exhibits of Pop, Abstract and classic Modern art at the... Read more
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ABC News
Alec Baldwin and His Pregnant Wife Hilaria Get Cozy With Darth VaderParents Bobby Cannavale and Rose Byrne Hit the Red Carpet Bobby Cannavale and
Alec Baldwin and His Pregnant Wife Hilaria Get Cozy With Darth Vader
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
Parents Bobby Cannavale and Rose Byrne Hit the Red Carpet Bobby Cannavale and Rose Byrne attend the 8th Annual Museum Of Modern Art Film Benefit honoring Cate Blanchett at Museum of Modern Art, Nov. 17, 2015, in New York. Chrissy... Read more
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Daily Mail
Teen put glasses on floor and pretended it was art in funny prankafter they were left unimpressed by the art at the gallery Teen laid a pair of
Teen put glasses on floor and pretended it was art in funny prank
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
after they were left unimpressed by the art at the gallery Teen laid a pair of glasses on the floor of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art to see how people would react Prankster's pictures of the public's reaction to his fake artwork have... Read more
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ABC News
Rande Gerber and Cindy Crawford Share a GazeBaranski at the New York special screening of 'Everything Is Copy Nora Ephron:
Rande Gerber and Cindy Crawford Share a Gaze
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
Baranski at the New York special screening of 'Everything Is Copy Nora Ephron: Scripted & Unscripted' at The museum of Modern Art on March 14, 2016 in New York City. Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick Hit the Red... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Roundup: Ace Gallery's bankruptcy problems, Mark Ryden's controversial ham canvas, Brazil artists protestis offering voluntary staff buyouts, making it the third New York museum (after
Roundup: Ace Gallery's bankruptcy problems, Mark Ryden's controversial ham canvas, Brazil artists protest
Los Angeles Times / Posted 6 days ago
is offering voluntary staff buyouts, making it the third New York museum (after the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Museum of Modern Art) to offer buyouts in recent weeks. Plus, the art auction business — not so hot. Looks like the art world... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Patricia Shephard Patterson Of Southampton Dies May 8her work as a board member of the Boys Club of New York, the School of American
Patricia Shephard Patterson Of Southampton Dies May 8
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 7 days ago
her work as a board member of the Boys Club of New York, the School of American Ballet, the International Committee of the Museum of Modern Art, the Venetian Heritage, the Central Park Conservancy, the Junior League and the Parrish Art... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Instagrammers reimagine classic works to promote Paris' new museum archivenew digital archive allows users to search a treasure trove of more than 180,00
Instagrammers reimagine classic works to promote Paris' new museum archive
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
new digital archive allows users to search a treasure trove of more than 180,000 works from museums such as the Paris Museum of Modern Art, the Museum of Romantics and the Cernuschi Museum of Asian Art. Art lovers will be able to search... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Showroom of $30,000 couches opens in Little Rockpricey, but still modern options will start around $2,000. Accessories and gif
Showroom of $30,000 couches opens in Little Rock
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
pricey, but still modern options will start around $2,000. Accessories and gifts -- like a selection of items from the Museum of Modern Art store -- will be available. Erkman said she originally intended to open a gifts and accessories store,... Read more
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examiner.com
5 Things to do after the Bernie Sanders rally in VistaVista, CA 92081. Granted Vista isn’t Los Angeles or New York where you’ll find
5 Things to do after the Bernie Sanders rally in Vista
examiner.com / Posted 7 days ago
Vista, CA 92081. Granted Vista isn’t Los Angeles or New York where you’ll find museums like the Getty Museum or MOMA (Museum of Modern Art) but this sleepy town offers a handful of museums with something for everyone to enjoy from the Antique... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Shop owner sees 'design desert' ripe for $30,000 couch maker's warespricey, but still modern options will start around $2,000. Accessories and gif
Shop owner sees 'design desert' ripe for $30,000 couch maker's wares
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
pricey, but still modern options will start around $2,000. Accessories and gifts -- like a selection of items from the Museum of Modern Art store -- will be available. Erkman said she originally intended to open a gifts and accessories store,... Read more
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