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A Daniel Libeskind–Designed Contemporary Art Museum Will Open in Lithuania in 2019

A 4,000-piece collection of contemporary Lithuanian art will find a permanent home in a Daniel Libeskind–designed museum, due to open in the country’s capital, Vilnius, in early 2019, The Art Newspaper reports. The museum—a first of its kind for Lithuania—will … Read More

Looking at Art
Tord Boontje, Table Stories Dinnerware Plate, 2005, porcelain, underglaze blue. From "Blue and White: A Ceramic Journey."  DENVER ART MUSEUM, GIFT OF JILL A. WILTSE AND H. KIRK BROWN III

The Clay’s the Thing

At the Denver Art Museum, mud is ‘marvelous’. Read More

The facade of the Art Institute of Chicago in the expansion designed by Renzo Piano. According to museum director James Cuno, it is not intended to compete with Frank Gehry’s band shell across the street. COURTESY ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO

The New Serenity

Architects who design museums have been retreating from explosive innovation to favor classicism, tranquillity, and a more restrained Modernism. Read More