Author Archives: Stephanie Murg

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Where the Wild Things Art: Sendak Gets the Spotlight

An exhibition explores the painstaking process Maurice Sendak used to produce his beloved books Read More

For Mother of Pearl’s autumn/winter collection, the fashion label worked with artist Fred Tomaselli to reinterpret his collages as dresses, sweaters, pants, and sneakers.
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Remixing It Up

Dress Up in Your Favorite Fred Tomaselli Read More

Profiles

Brass Menagerie

The lighthearted sculptures of François-Xavier and Claude Lalanne—featuring animals such as rhinos, crocodiles, and sheep—bridge the worlds of fine and decorative arts Read More

The Fool,  a self-portrait  by Francesco Clemente.
Looking at Art

Playing the Fool

Francesco Clemente takes on the Tarot card, using friends Brice Marden, Philip Glass, Diane von Furstenberg–and himself— as models Read More

Paul Hazelton’s Death Duster, 2011, made from a synthetic-fiber duster and collected dust.
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Mite Makes Right

Soot, sand, dust, and smoke are things that museums typically try to avoid, but these substances are the latest subject in a series of materials-focused shows at the Museum of Arts and Design in New York. Read More

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Designing Mind

Bill Moggridge wants to bring design out of the Cooper-Hewitt and into the public conversation Read More

Art Smith's silver Galaxy neckpiece, ca. 1960, shown at the MFA, Boston.  ©MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, BOSTON/MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, BOSTON, DAPHNE FARAGO COLLECTION. USED WITH PERMISSION
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Going for the Gold

More and more museums are showcasing jewelry from across cultures and centuries. Read More

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Cute Overload?

Some say Hello Kitty, and others say bye bye. Read More