Using the Replica app, users can track down artworks at the museum and turn them into digitized wearable items, like a Van Gogh straw hat and a Corinthian warrior helmet.
The Costume Institute is willfully ignoring Karl Lagerfeld’s bigoted views and his family’s concealed Nazi past.
The sculptures were all at one point sold by the disgraced art dealer Subhash Kapoor.
Hear Me Now: The Black Potters of Old Edgefield, South Carolina brings awareness of both Edgefield’s awesome artistry and poet-potter David Drake’s odds-defying life to a sizable audience.
More than a dozen activists participated in the action, organized by the group Woman Life Freedom NYC.
Tensions between resistance to Surrealism as cultural imperialism and the embrace of it as a universalist vision of freedom unfettered run through the show.
My sense is that people come to this museum and this show wanting to learn other histories by having their way of looking tutored and trained.
Making the Met, the anniversary exhibition chronicling the museum’s first 150 years, botched several opportunities to truly reckon with its role in defining who is and isn’t included in dominant narratives of art history.
Sahelian forms of artistry are a manifestation, or a visual translation, of an overarching ontology. Its plastic language can be understood as the language of a philosophy of the force of life.
The New York Times reported that the major New York institution plans to reopen August 29, but the museum has yet to issue an official statement.
Due to the pandemic, museums and galleries are now creating virtual experiences. Here’s what it’s like to visit them.
Thousands have signed the museum’s petition asking Congress to dedicate part of its potential $2 trillion stimulus package to museums.