Please upgrade your browser to make full use of twiends.   chrome   firefox   ie   safari  
Create your own wall, sign in free!
Museum Nerd
art 194,403 followers
Super-informative, eloquent Matt Kirsch (of @NoguchiMuseum) on legendary American sculptor Isamu #Noguchiyoutube.com/watch?v=bAsxFX…
@museumnerd Funny, sad, touching, thoughtful- 'Fun Home' was all that and so much more. Excellent storytelling. Congrats to @AlisonBechdel!
Retweeted by Museum Nerd
It's such a great surprise that Alison Bechdel won a MacArthur award. I can't recommend her graphic novel 'Fun Home' enough.
The Yellowstone Art Museum (@YAMBillings) in Billings, Montana has had the artmuseum.org Web domain since 1997. FORESIGHT.
Retweeted by Museum Nerd
A great, but lonely @ngadc vid (25 views) bit.ly/1lc93fn on the #DegasCassatt exhibit deserves our RT! (closes 10/5) cc @museumnerd
Retweeted by Museum Nerd
(@newmuseum's art/tech incubator looks rad!) MT @juliaxgulia: ...full list of @NEWINC participants on newinc.org .
Chess lovers take note: @maryhillmuseum displays dozens of widely varied chess sets. Beautiful! Fascinating! pic.twitter.com/gU5vctOSta
Retweeted by Museum Nerd
New addition to our tweeting museum directors list: @NPG director Kim Sajet @NPGDirector Full list: bit.ly/directorstweet cc @museumnerd
Retweeted by Museum Nerd
@museumnerd This can help you with an idea of scale. Dorothy helped us welcome @ngadc to Instagram a few weeks ago! bit.ly/1oEtQT9
Retweeted by Museum Nerd
Found some #arteverywhere art. It's a detail. I wonder how big the original at @DallasMuseumArt is. pic.twitter.com/TqtCBFDRSO
Phone Bui's curatorial tribute to the 1947 'Bloodflames' exhibit at Hugo Gallery. pic.twitter.com/qgYjDiRrso
Digital painting on aluminum by @petcortright at Foxy Production. "W9_Krakow Pajaki Package Crack Panic Attacks..." pic.twitter.com/TiOO4bJDYT
I like this Paolo Monteiro at @davidzwirner. It's like three beans traversing a hill. pic.twitter.com/r0MRJaIFeJ
“How museums provide equality of access and how museums address social ills” (via @futureofmuseums): bit.ly/1ufgulB
Retweeted by Museum Nerd
Any wordpress ppl care to help me with @AskACurator this year? Normally I use a Google Doc then add to site manually mardixon.com/wordpress/2013…
Retweeted by Museum Nerd
@museumnerd ... writes wikipedia articles in her spare time and inadvertently wrote the same text twice....? #SecretWikipedian
Retweeted by Museum Nerd
No way Carol Vogel (NYTimes) just copied Wikipedia (mediabistro.com/fishbowlny/an-…); so let's speculate. Intern? Photographic memory misfire?
Got approached to do an interview by a print publication I respect, but their editors would have to know my real identity. Hmm.
This concludes today's uncritical live-tweet of an art show. We hope you enjoyed it. If so, please tell a friend. #art
Here is the third & final art by Rachel Feinstein in @MadSqParkNYC. Pencil-like marks make it look like a sketch. pic.twitter.com/oz2kZpvjQA
While I walk over to the 3rd art, of which the sign informed me, I will tell you that Rachel Feinstein is the wife of paint John Curran.
I have found a sign. It tells me the previous art & this one are by Rachel Feinstein. They are in @MadSqParkNYC. pic.twitter.com/vqprJXpvpg
Here is an art. It shows boat parts and evokes a general feeling of oceanic chaos. pic.twitter.com/qnb0SPtmBY
We finally caught up with 2011! --Glenn RT @museumnerd: Hooray! The @hirshhorn Museum has just joined @instagram! instagram.com/hirshhorn #FF
Retweeted by Museum Nerd
Foreign visitorship up about 5%. I was one of those visitors! Via @AlMonitor #Turkey's Museum Boom almon.co/256n
Czech out who's birthday it is... RT @artsy: Happy Birthday, Alphonse Mucha! artsy.net/artist/alphons…
Moving to a 7-day week increased @MuseumModernArt's attendance, but not @metmuseum's. Huh? artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/07/24/ext…
Thanks. I'll give it a shot. RT @ChaiBookQueen30: ... you can use @SwiftKey. It has the [emoji] feature built into the keyboard.
What's the best way to put emoji on an Android phone? I've seen the apps, but which is most like the iOS set?
#SpyDeadDrop planted. Clue: Find the final resting place of the first director of the #FBI. Your free tickets await. pic.twitter.com/e3HfcmzMVO
Retweeted by Museum Nerd
If the darn thing finally opens, I'll be thrilled. RT @nytimes When a Museum’s Big Dreams Prove Too Ambitious nyti.ms/1nAe8xZ
#YouthInAsia MT @artnet LA’s morbid Museum of Death (@korvptvs) has purchased the Thanatron artnt.cm/1nS2PLK
Artist Royalties Bill Has 16 Congressional Co-Sponsors tmblr.co/Z_WbYy1MCpnf6
Amazing super-zoom-able Ghent Alterpiece: closertovaneyck.kikirpa.be h/t @lateralhazard
John Baldessari's website apparently has no art. It does, however, have a series of "Pictures of John" - baldessari.org/johnpic.html
Brock Davis, "Cereal TIE Fighter" tmblr.co/Z_WbYy1MCLteE h/t @gnarlynerd
What's your favorite visual artist's website?
Hermann Landshoff - Max Ernst at Peggy Guggenheim’s home, New York, fall 1942 pic.twitter.com/JD6zUXEQGr
Retweeted by Museum Nerd
On #Calder's birthday, here's a look at the conservation of one of his most beloved works. bit.ly/1yWe91P pic.twitter.com/yaDqZLYqKJ
Retweeted by Museum Nerd
What museum catalog are you coveting on eBay (or abebooks) right now? Me? @MuseumModernArt's 1941 'Organic Design' ebay.com/itm/1941-ORGAN…
Anyone know who made this hilariousness that @kaitlinjmartin shared with me? bit.ly/1mYeQno