Celebrate cultures and cooking, historic meals and markets, and moments in our lives that we mark with food—as well as the ingredients that we have discovered and shaped over the course of thousands of years.
Focusing on a remarkable but little-known collection that entered the Metropolitan Museum as a gift of J. Pierpont Morgan in the early twentieth century— indeed, it precipitated the building of a new wing—Salvaging the Past: Georges Hoentschel and French Decorative Arts from The Metropolitan Museum of Art, opening at the ...
In 1998 Saint John's University commissioned calligrapher Donald Jackson to produce a fully illuminated luxury manuscript of the Bible. Jackson and his team of artists completed The Saint John's Bible in May 2011, ensuring that the exquisite art of illumination—so richly represented in the Morgan's collections of medieval and Renaissance ...
Stewart Uoo and Jana Euler are emblematic of an emerging group of artists whose work interrogates how the social, technological, cultural forces at work today shape the contemporary “self.” In this exhibition, Uoo’s dystopic cyborg-mannequins are juxtaposed with Euler’s multilayered figurative painting within an environment designed by Uoo.
"LaToya Ruby Frazier: A Haunted Capital" uses social documentary and portraiture to create a personal visual history of an industrial town’s decline. Through approximately 40 photographic works of her family and their hometown of Braddock, Pennsylvania, Frazier offers an intimate exploration of the effects of deindustrialization on the lives of ...
Open(Art) is a joint initiative launched by Eyebeam and Mozilla to support creativity at the intersection of art and the open web. It offers a unique opportunity for artists and technologists to collaborate on work that catalyzes participation on a global scale, and engages audiences through innovation, transparency, and utility.
Mon, Aug 05, 2013, 7:00 pm - Sun, Aug 11, 2013, 4:00 pm
The Korea Society and MoMA (The Museum of Modern Art) co-present Korean film series; 'Focus on Korea' as a part of ‘ContemporAsian’ film series which presents the most eye-catching contemporary Asian films from pan-Asian countries.
Fri, Aug 09, 2013, 6:00 pm - Sun, Aug 11, 2013, 6:00 pm
Spunk is a 5.5 x 8.5 in. art journal that features original artwork and memoir-style writings revolving around the arts. Spunk was started in New York City by Aaron Tilford in the fall of 2003. Spunk No. 9 sells for $9 and is a limited edition of 400.
The texts and images on the back of Tibetan art objects reveal clues to their meaning, function, and historical context. For the first time ever both sides of a select group of scroll paintings (thangkas), sculptures, and initiation cards will be explored in detail.