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Sept 4 & 5: Choreographer Trajal Harrell's new work draws connections between voguing & butoh.
This week: see WWI films by iconic directors Ernst Lubitsch, John Ford, and Cecil B. DeMille.
Meet rural nuns, a traveling storyteller, and a herder in this week's "Lens on Tibet" films.
"You didn't like the plexiglass sculpture either?" "Manhattan" screens Wed-Fri.
Born today in 1910, painter Dorothea Tanning called sunflowers "most aggressive of flowers."
Seeing the real thing with Gabi at @MuseumModernArt. Looks just like the postcards but bumpier. #StarryNight
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New window displays are in at the MoMA Stores. Another sign that fall is truly right around the corner.
time to hand the instagram back over to @themuseumofmodernart! thanks for following along with me this week - i really enjoyed it, and hope you did too. now off to my next adventure! #insidemoma #thatairportlife -Sarah (@suzukiinthecity)
i've been working on #sprzny, #moma's collab with @uniqloUSA, for about a year and it's always a thrill when I see people on the street in our ts! we're already working on spring 2015 but here's a sneak peek at what's coming this fall. one word: puffers!!! clockwise from top left: #yayoikusama #keit
here's another #instagramdebut: a detail of a 1943 koshiro onchi woodcut. it's relatively new to the collection but i couldn't wait to share! #madeinjapan #insectvision - Sarah (@suzukiinthecity)
Final weekend of "Lygia Clark: The Abandonment of Art," the artist's first US retrospective.
don't forget to look up! this 1963 james #rosenquist is hanging from the ceiling in the p&s galleries #artiseverywhere -Sarah (@suzukiinthecity)
"Lens on Tibet" @MoMAFilm series continues today with two filmmaker Q&As.
Last chance to see "Jasper Johns: Regrets," featuring his most recent work. Closes 9/1.
here's a little #tgif treat from collection storage: a detail of warja lavater's book snow white, with the story told entirely in abstract symbols (she's the pink and black dot). to my knowledge, never on public view here at #moma #fromthevaults #instagramdebut -Sarah (@suzukiinthecity)
Sun & Mon: see "The Tramp at War," Charlie Chaplin's war films, as part of our WWI series.
Those in New York should catch Jocelyn Ford's premiere of her #Tibet documentary, "Nowhere to Call Home" at MOMA:
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we take turns with the Lautrec learning lounge postcards: collect, select, photograph, post! #fridays it's my turn and i love seeing what people submit. you can check them out at by searching #MoMALautrec -Sarah (@suzukiinthecity)
Photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson was born today in 1908. Here, he captures Henri Matisse.
Director of "Silent Holy Stones" Pema Tseden joins us tonight for a post-screening Q&A:
way back in the day, my first project at #moma was researching our print archive of #louisebourgeois, who is for me one of the twentieth century's key artists. here's her landmark sculpture quarantania at the entrance to the 4th floor galleries. -Sarah (@suzukiinthecity)
"Precious Caterpillar" "is one of those documentaries that leave you wondering how cameras could have been present."
Thanks for the shout-out in @O_Magazine, @Lavernecox! Hope to see you at MoMA soon. #OITNB