Museum News

Some Things T Editors Are Really Into Right Now

NY Times feed - Fri, 2017-06-09 15:31
A by-no-means exhaustive list of great things we’ve stumbled upon.
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Los Angeles Museum Starts a Kickstarter Campaign for a Traveling Egg-Shaped Gallery

NY Times feed - Fri, 2017-06-09 13:02
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art aims to bring a reproduction of the Nuevo Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, a tiny gallery space, from Guatemala City.
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Art and Museums in NYC This Week

NY Times feed - Thu, 2017-06-08 15:49
Our guide to new art shows, and some that will be closing soon.
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The Peggy Guggenheim Collection Names Its New Director

NY Times feed - Thu, 2017-06-08 02:00
Karole Vail, a curator at the Guggenheim Museum in New York and a granddaughter of Peggy Guggenheim, will lead the Venice collection beginning this month.
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Art and Museums in NYC This Week

NY Times feed - Thu, 2017-06-01 16:02
Our guide to new art shows, and some that will be closing soon.
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Frick Collection Expands Pay-What-You-Wish Hours

NY Times feed - Thu, 2017-06-01 12:40
Museumgoers will be able to choose their admission price on Wednesdays from 2 to 6 p.m.
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MoMA’s Makeover Rethinks the Presentation of Art

NY Times feed - Thu, 2017-06-01 01:54
The Museum of Modern Art unveils the plan for its expansion and redesign, which emphasizes diversity and chronology.
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Noose Found Inside African American Museum in Washington

NY Times feed - Wed, 2017-05-31 17:50
A noose found at an exhibition on segregation was the second one discovered in the past week at a Smithsonian museum.
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Thar She Glows! How the Natural History Museum Cleans Its Blue Whale

NY Times feed - Wed, 2017-05-31 16:03
This week the blue whale at the American Museum of Natural History was given its annual bath. Here is a behind-the-scenes look at how it happens.
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Fresh Finds at Rome’s Ancient Catacombs

NY Times feed - Tue, 2017-05-30 13:44
The Catacombs of Domitilla will reopen in June after a seven-year restoration of two underground burial rooms, along with a new museum.
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El Museo del Barrio Fires Executive as New Director Faces More Challenges

NY Times feed - Fri, 2017-05-26 09:45
Berta Colón, who had been the deputy director of institutional advancement, was dismissed; she has written to the board over concerns about finances.
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A Museum Where Giant Art Has Room to Breathe

NY Times feed - Fri, 2017-05-26 03:00
Laurie Anderson, Jenny Holzer and James Turrell are taking up residence in a new space at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art.
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Art and Museums in NYC This Week

NY Times feed - Thu, 2017-05-25 17:12
Our guide to new art shows, and some that will be closing soon.
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What Awaits in New Haven? Pizza, Yes, and Brains in Jars

NY Times feed - Thu, 2017-05-25 08:46
Visit this college town, a two-hour train trip from Grand Central Terminal, to learn about the origins of neurosurgery and to take in some classic works of art.
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African-American Museum’s Sports Gallery Wins a Following: Athletes

NY Times feed - Wed, 2017-05-24 15:18
The history and culture museum in Washington has quickly become a must-see attraction for visiting players and teams, especially from the N.B.A.
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Artists Space Gallery Finds a New Home, in TriBeCa

NY Times feed - Wed, 2017-05-24 09:15
The 45-year-old organization, which left SoHo last June, has signed a lease at 80 White Street.
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In Dallas With One of Fashion’s Most Innovative Designers

NY Times feed - Tue, 2017-05-23 14:22
Iris van Herpen, who weaves cutting-edge technology with couture craftsmanship, brought T to Texas.
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Ai Weiwei’s Lego Portraits of Activists Head to the Hirshhorn Museum

NY Times feed - Mon, 2017-05-22 08:17
“Ai Weiwei: Trace at Hirshhorn,” a focused but sprawling exhibition of recent works, will open at the Smithsonian’s contemporary art museum on June 28.
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Solange Knowles Tears Down Barriers at the Guggenheim

NY Times feed - Fri, 2017-05-19 13:22
In her performance at the museum, the high priestess of pop ministered to her flock. And everyone wore white.
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Art and Museums in NYC This Week

NY Times feed - Thu, 2017-05-18 16:35
Our guide to new art shows, and some that will be closing soon.
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