Jean Nouvel’s 53W53 tower tops out over New York’s MoMA

Newly released construction photographs show the progress of French architect Jean Nouvel’s first New York skyscraper: a supertall tower rising above the city’s Museum of Modern Art. The images by photographer Giles Ashford capture the 53W53 tower as construction reaches the final 82nd floor and the building’s curtain wall takes shape – significant progress since

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MoMA exhibits Bodys Isek Kingelez’s fantastical models of African metropoles

New York’s Museum of Modern Art is exhibiting the “extreme maquettes” of late Congolese sculptor Bodys Isek Kingelez, who modelled futuristic African cities with recycled cardboard, colourful paper and Coca-Cola cans. Located on the museum’s third floor, Bodys Isek Kingelez: City Dreams is the first US retrospective of work by the architect, sculptor and artist. It displays

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MoMA exhibits Bodys Isek Kingelez’s fantastical models of African metropoles

New York’s Museum of Modern Art is exhibiting the “extreme maquettes” of late Congolese sculptor Bodys Isek Kingelez, who modelled futuristic African cities with recycled cardboard, colourful paper and Coca-Cola cans. Located on the museum’s third floor, Bodys Isek Kingelez: City Dreams is the first US retrospective of work by the architect, sculptor and artist. It displays

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Adrian Piper at MoMA

Artist: Adrian Piper Venue: MoMA, New York Exhibition Title: A Synthesis of Intuitions, 1965–2016 Date: March 31 – July 22, 2018 Note: The full press release is available for download here. Click here to view slideshow Full gallery of images, press release and link available after the jump. Images: Images courtesy of MoMA, New York; Copyright Adrian Piper Research Archive Foundation […]

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Martine Syms at MoMA

Artist: Martine Syms Venue: MoMA, New York Date: May 27 – July 16, 2017 Click here to view slideshow Full gallery of images, press release, video and link available after the jump. Video: Martine Syms, trailer for Incense Sweaters & Ice, 2017, video, 1 hrs., 15 min.   Images: Images courtesy of MoMA, New York. Video […]

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Original Stretcher for Picasso’s Guernica Rediscovered in MoMA Storage

Stored away between the paintings and sculptures in MoMA’s storage facility lay a forgotten treasure from the Museum’s past: 11 disassembled pieces of the original stretcher from a Pablo Picasso masterpiece. Museum registrars rediscovered the […]

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