As organizing efforts sweep across Starbucks stores nationwide, the company has repeatedly been accused of “union-busting.”
The Whitney and MoMA are the first two major art museums to stop enforcing masking and vaccination.
The decision hits a sensitive nerve for workers who asked the museum to end its association with the NYPD after the police killings of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor in 2020.
Gary Cabana, a former museum member, stabbed two workers after his membership was revoked over “disorderly conduct.”
Police is searching for the suspect, a former MoMA member who attacked two employees at the museum.
An anonymous worker told Hyperallergic that MoMA should follow the Met’s example and cut down attendance to “allow for more social distancing.”
The financier and former MoMA chairman was revealed to have close business and personal ties with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein.
At the center of the exhibition is a letter penned by artist and activist Dana Chandler Jr. to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, addressing racism at the institution.
Protesters splashed paint on the entryway of the Museum of Modern Art in Midtown, Manhattan.
Passersby joined the small gathering of activists and allies, surprised to learn about the connection between MoMA trustees and global politics.
A video shows the museum’s glass facade and revolving doors splashed with white and green paint.
In her first US solo museum show, Hill invites reflection on tobacco’s mass consumption while underscoring its long Indigenous history.