Museum of Modern Art

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Did you happen to miss last year’s blockbuster Picasso show at the Museum of Modern Art? Or perhaps you couldn’t attend another momentous exhibition, the museum’s 1938 presentation of the Bauhaus, because you didn’t even exist yet.

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Rachel Harrison’s installation at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) traffics in expectations.

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“Come over here to the drips,” a visitor at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) advised friends.

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Smeary Smeary Edgar Degas

by Thomas Micchelli on April 16, 2016

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The first picture that caught me up short was “Factory Smoke” (1877–79), hanging alone on a freestanding wall in the middle of the gallery.

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As part of its ongoing plans to renovate and expand its building, the Museum of Modern Art will reconfigure its third floor, which currently houses its Architecture and Design, Photography, and Drawings galleries — a move that may drastically reduce the number of rooms in the museum devoted to specific media.

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The work of Marcel Broodthaers balances erudite postmodernism and a straightforwardness so literal that it borders on humorous.

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Midway through the retrospective of Belgian artist Marcel Broodthaers currently at the Museum of Modern Art, the visitor comes across the witty short film La Pluie (Projet pour un texte) [The Rain (Project for a text), 1969].

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What if modern architecture could do it all over again?

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Post image for An Ojibway Prophecy Reimagined on Film

What does it mean to be Ojibway now, in 2016?

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Raymond Loewy earned the nickname “father of streamlining” for his influential career in industrial design, shaping sleek icons of 20th-century America such as the Lucky Strike cigarette packet and the Art Deco shell of the PRR S1 steam locomotive.

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