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Museum Nerd
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Just found out at @McNasbys that if you eat a raw oyster, it's alive.
Great news! RT @ANIMALNewYork City To Add $23 Million To Arts Budget For Schools
On Univision they pronounce #USA goalie Tim Howard as "Team Howard." That's apt. #WorldCup
According to Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, "Belgium" is the worst swear word in the universe. #WorldCup #USA vs. #BEL
If you've never watched John Berger's brilliant BBC art show "Ways of Seeing," watch it now! (Or after #MEX vs. #NED)
Fun characters on display at @SFOAIRPORT include Charlie the Tuna, Snap, Crackle, Pop and 300 others. @museumnerd
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This think piece on Instagram and John Berger's 'Ways of Seeing' by @benadavis on @artnet is pretty great:…
Just learned that Lincoln Logs were invented by @Guggenheim architect Frank Lloyd Wright's son.
'Star Wars' creator selects Chicago for museum!…
Here's a petition to keep the Invertebrate House open at the @NationalZoo.…
.@rywo_ made the whole Donelle Woolford thing so confusing, I needed a strong dose of @cmonstah to sort it all out.…
I love that @NPG's icon is an Alice Neel right now, & that her work is recognizable from a 1cm sq thumbnail image. (…)
So @monamuseum in Tasmania has just started their #DarkMofo program. Um. Does MoFo mean something else in Australia?
The bold, new @hammer_museum website features social media buttons as big as saucers!
It's finally arrived: #WorldCups kicks off today! Any other collections with cups to share?
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Museum people: you're probably gonna wanna follow @walkerartcenter's new feed @walkermag.
Artists and Their Models: By the Numbers - archivesofamericanart: A show by Smithsonian’s Archives of...
My favorite sign I've seen at #BOS2014 in Lisa Corrine Davis's studio at 1717 Troutman.
I loke these clean, white, but playful sculptures by Rory Baron at 1717 Troutman. #BOS2014
Aaaaaaand Bushwick Open Studios has now officially become a circus. #BOS2014
Work by a dozen different artists on "The Communal Table" at 1182 Flushing. #BOS2014
All of the Micron pens @ManBartlett used for one of his large drawings of tiny circles. #BOS2014
Nice little paintings by Ray Zarnowitz in 41 Varick. I like the middle one. #BOS2014
Checking out the final state of @JohnPowersUS's progressive buildin...
Disturbing contents of a sugar baby's basket at #KaraWalkerDomino.
Alright. Here's one photo which won't ruin #KaraWalkerDomino for you, but which shows scale.
Finally seeing #KaraWalkerDomino... Don't worry. I won't spoil it by sharing photos
the experimental greenhouse i built and lived in as teenager totally overgrown
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More art. This time with popcorn. (@ Shoot the Lobster)
Who's your favorite young/emerging museum curator? [Name, link - please]
Cute little dwarf pineapples in Camille Henrot's "The Restless Earth" at @newmuseum.
Undeveloped disposable cameras on sale as a fundraiser for queer film. Cool idea!…#NakedEye via @Hugh_Ryan
Visited the 9-11 Museum today, which is almost completely underground. Felt like a visit to Hades. Are there any other subterraneum museums?
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Calm coda to some unsettling drama... New director of @ClevelandArt will come from @MorganLibrary:
I can't believe the 1717 Troutman galleries are getting the boot. It was just starting to get good!
Looks like @metmuseum will redesign its Modern Wing and expand the roof by... 2020 (#Met150).
Just heard that @artsy won the Webby for best art website. Congrats to those crazy kids.
National Gallery (@ngadc) Finalizes Agreement to Obtain Much of @CorcoranDC Collection…
Not that I know of... RT @WCMediator @ museumnerd Is there central URL which announces new u.s. museum shows?
Can you name these outsider artists previously exhibited at The @drawingcenter?
Quintessential (wonderful) Mika Rottenberg at @RosenGallery. Worth the wait for the video!
Greetings, comrades, from the Museum of Communism in Prague, which is one flight above a McDonald's.
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