Tag: Museum of Modern Art

The Year in Screens, in Museums, Galleries, and So On

Martine Syms, Incense, Sweaters, and Ice (still), 2017, film. COURTESY THE ARTIST AND BRIDGET DONAHUE, NEW YORK It’s estimated that the average American spends about ten hours looking at screens—on…
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From the Archives: Stephen Shore Raises ‘Serious Question for Modern Photography’ at MoMA, in 1977

Stephen Shore, Beverly Boulevard and La Brea Avenue, Los Angeles, California, June 21, 1975, 1975, chromogenic color print, printed 2013. ©2017 STEPHEN SHORE/THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, ACQUIRED THROUGH THE…
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MoMA Names Ana Janevski Curator of Performance and Media Art

Janevski. STUART COMER Ana Janevski has been promoted at the Museum of Modern Art to a new post as curator in the institution’s Department of Performance and Media Art, moving…
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Acquiring Minds: Top 200 Collectors Reveal Their Mentors and Inspirations

Jack Whitten, The Eighth Furrow, 1973, in the collection of Pamela J. Joyner and Alfred J. Giuffrida. COURTESY ALEXANDER GRAY ASSOCIATES, NEW YORK This past summer, we asked everyone on the…
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Rob Baker and Leah Dickerman Appointed to New Roles at MoMA

Baker and Dickerman. LEFT: MARTIN SEKERA; RIGHT: MARTIN SECK The Museum of Modern Art in New York has appointed Rob Baker and Leah Dickerman to new posts. Baker, coming to…
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From the Archives: A MoMA Design Curator Addresses a Frank Lloyd Wright Controversy, in 1954

Frank Lloyd Wright, Fallingwater (Kaufmann House), Mill Run, Pennsylvania, 1934–37, pencil and colored pencil on paper. ©2017 FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT FOUNDATION, SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED/THE FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT FOUNDATION…
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Then and Now: Untitled (After Rauschenberg)

Robert Rauschenberg, Rebus, 1955. ©ROBERT RAUSCHENBERG FOUNDATION/MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK The retrospective “Robert Rauschenberg: Among Friends” that appeared earlier this year at Tate Modern, in London, and is…
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From the Archives: Glenway Wescott Defends Florine Stettheimer, in 1947

Florine Stettheimer, Beauty Contest: To the Memory of P.T. Barnum, 1924, oil on canvas.WADSWORTH ATHENAEUM MUSEUM OF ART, HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT, GIFT OF ETTIE STETTHEIMER, 1947, 1947.242 At the opening…
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With a Display of New Work from Its Collection, MoMA Takes a Political Turn

Erik van Lieshout, Untitled, 2014, Conté crayon, synthetic polymer paint, felt-tip pen, and vinyl on paper.©2017 ERIK VAN LEISHOUT/THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK, ACQUIRED THROUGH THE GENEROSITY…
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