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Museum of Modern Art
In honor of our new Picasso e-book, @DesignObserver shares a rarely-told Picasso story.
Is any design inherently safe? @desviolenz looks at "technicals," or hacked cars.
This week at MoMA: Christopher Williams in person tonight, new fall courses, & more.
Regram from @stuartcomer of Tsai Ming-liang's exhibition at the Museum of National Taipei University of Education. The filmmaker reworked his movie "Stray Dogs" into an immersive art installation. We hope you've enjoyed following MoMA curators on their research trip to Asia. They're on their way hom
Autumn has blown into town, so it's time for a hot bowl of soup... Andy Warhol. Campbell's Soup Cans. 1962. Synthetic polymer paint on 32 canvases, each 20 x 16"
Matisse, Robert Gober, & Sturtevant at MoMA are among @nytimes' 100 picks for fall entertainment. Plan accordingly.
From Robert Altman to Bill Morrison, preview @MoMAFilm's Fall season. Tickets:
How well do you know your MoMA? This week's quiz focuses on a few famous faces.
The countdown is on! "Matisse: The Cut-Outs" opens 10/12. Get your tickets now: #MoMAMatisse
Regram from curator @stuartcomer of artist Yao Jui-Chung in his studio with his 18-year-old cat Mocha. Check #MoMATravels for more images from our curators' research trip to Asia.
Regram from associate curator @jennyschlenzka of an artwork by Lee Ming-Hsueh on view at IT Park gallery, one of the oldest artist-run spaces in Taiwan. #MoMATravels
Sat & Sun: Clara Bow and Gary Cooper star in first-ever Best Picture-winner "Wings."
"Sites of Reason" closes 9/28! Recent acquisitions of work by Sol LeWitt, Eve Fowler, & more.
"Sites of Reason: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions" closes September 28. Pictured here, left to right: Sol LeWitt. "Wall Drawing #1187, Scribbles: Curves." 2005; Eve Fowler. "A Spectacle and Nothing Strange." 2011-ongoing.
Oct 18: Family film screening of "The Numberlys," which imagines a world without letters.
Regram from curator @suzukiinthecity of Yoshitomo Nara's (@michinara3) installation "My Drawing Room" at the Hara Museum of Contemporary Art in Tokyo. #MoMATravels
Regram from curator @stuartcomer. A painting by Yasuo Kuniyoshi at the National Museum of Modern Art in Tokyo. #MoMATravels
Friday & Sunday: See a restored print of Howard Hughes' classic WWI film "Hell's Angels."
MoMA security got a new look, thanks to uniforms designed by @UniqloUSA.
"Trying to Figure Out Her Patients and Herself" @NYTMovies on "Once Upon a Time Veronica," screening through Sunday.
MoMA loves NYC public school teachers! Enjoy 2-for-1 admission w/ @UFT card through 9/30.
In remembrance of September 11, we share Lee Friedlander's 1965 photograph "New York City."
"The season belongs to 'Matisse: The Cut-Outs.'" (@NewYorker). Buy advance tickets now:
Thursday: Jean Renoir's "La Grande Illusion" (1937) introduced by author Nicholas Macdonald.
Can public art effect change in oppressive behavior? @desviolenz on Cairo's blue bra graffiti.
For “sheer visual bliss,” the fall art season belongs to a Matisse exhibit that opens at @MuseumModernArt next month:
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Regram from curator @jennyschlenzka of Moon Ji Bang's structure, "Shinseon Play," completed this year at MMCA, the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea, as part of MoMA & @momaps1's Young Architects Program International. #MoMATravels #ShinseonPlay
Regram from @curator_on_the_run: "Best discovery at #GwangjuBiennale: Lionel Wendt, Sri Lankan surrealist photographer, 1930s." MoMA curators (tagged in photo) are currently traveling in Korea, Japan, and Taiwan viewing art and meeting with artists as part of our C-MAP research initiative. #MoMATrav
9/15: Christopher Williams, subject of a current retrospective, talks cinema w/ @StuartComer.
Stanley Kubrick's WWI film "Paths of Glory," starring Kirk Douglas, screens tomorrow.
Sol LeWitt was born today in 1928. Visit this wall drawing the next time you're at MoMA.
"In Museums, Masters Old and New:" @nytimes previews our fall lineup, from Matisse to Gober.
So if you buy a ticket for @MuseumModernArt you can watch a film there too! I saw #HatCheckGirl & loved the 30s #fashion
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This week at MoMA: a Brazilian anti-fairy tale film, a new Klimt painting on view, & more.
James Lee Byars. "The Mile-Long Paper Walk." 1965/2014. Performed originally by dancer and choreographer Lucinda Childs, the work is being performed today by Berlin-based artist and dancer Jimmy Robert. During the performance, the dancer slowly unfolds sections of riveted paper.
James Lee Byars. "Ten in a Hat." ca. 1969/2012. A few MoMA staff members are among the performers wearing the hat today.
James Lee Byars. "The Perfect Kiss." 1975. Byars referred to this fleeting performance as "a prayer a poem and a play [. . .] a mystical expression of my appreciation of the world."
James Lee Byars. "Four in a Dress." 1967/2014. Byars referred to these dresses as "plural" or "communal" garments. Wearing it, he asked, "Are we one or four?"
James Lee Byars. "Dress for Two." 1969. Byars, who shaped his persona and career into a continuous performance, created many fabric "costumes" to join two or more people together in public performance. Multiple performances of Byars' work will take place today through 5 pm.
Byars performances are being live streamed, but you can also follow our posts at @MoMA_Live.
Today, noon to 5 pm: multiple performances of James Lee Byars works from the 1960s-70s.
Final day of "Robert Heinecken: Object Matter." His work explores photography & pop culture.
Jacob Lawrence, born today in 1917, worked on 60 panels of his "Migration Series" at once.
Rehearsals are underway for tomorrow's James Lee Byars performances. Join us Sunday 12-5 pm.
Rehearsals are underway for tomorrow's James Lee Byars performances at MoMA. The performances will take place on Sunday throughout the museum, intermittently between noon and 5 pm. "James Lee Byars: 1/2 an Autobiography" is on view through Sunday at @momaps1.
Regram from curator @stuartcomer: a poster for Sung Hwan Kim's video "Temper Clay" at Artsonje Center in Seoul. "Temper Clay" was recently acquired for MoMA's collection. #MoMATravels
We screen PATHS OF GLORY, Stanley Kubrick's masterpiece on the absurdity of war, Sun at 6. Free for members!…
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Regram from Associate Curator @jennyschlenzka. Installation of work by Seulgi Lee at the #GwangjuBiennale. Search #MoMATravels for more dispatches from the curators' current trip to Asia.
Catch Peter Weir's GALLIPOLI in #35mm tomorrow night at 8!
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