The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art now owns a housing micro-unit salvaged from the demolished Nakagin Capsule Tower that once stood in Tokyo.
Joan Brown resented the easy commodification of her work, and the incessant demand for her to create something just so others could own it.
An anonymous collective unfurled banners with the words “woman, life, freedom” in an act of solidarity with Iranian protesters and “to keep the message alive.”
An SFMOMA exhibition raises questions about what it means when museum board members have ties to politicians who support border wall policies.
If painting was Mitchell’s sickness, it was also her salvation.
Artists, art lovers, and employees expressed disbelief and outrage, saying the programs were ones that genuinely included the community.
The museum has 76 of Rivera’s works, and next summer, many will be on display when it hosts the show Diego Rivera’s America.
Immersive exhibition brings together over 200 works from Paik’s five-decade career combining art and technology.
Curators and scholars have increasingly highlighted the importance of poetry to Mitchell’s art, though usually with so much circumspection that the link still remains obscure.
“My experiences at SFMOMA made me never want to work at a museum ever again,” a former worker said in a meeting with the museum’s trustees.
Many SFMOMA salaries have barely kept pace with the city’s minimum wage, while executive salaries have multiplied.
Former workers published a letter asserting that the 75 museum trustees are responsible for “the continued development of a white supremacist exhibition and collecting program.”