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How We Listen Determines What We Hear: Christine Sun Kim on Her Recent Sound Works, Working With Blood Orange

“I’m beginning to think I have two voices, like two different realities that are far from each other, but in the same place,” the sound artist Christine Sun Kim once wrote, referring to her artistic voice and her actual one. While … Read More


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9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week

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Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
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9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week

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Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
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Habitat: Ursula von Rydingsvard

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Morning Links: Sunburn Art Edition

The Delaware Art Museum has sold Andrew Wyeth’s Arthur Cleveland and Winslow Homer’s Milking Time in an effort to replace funds lost to construction debt. [USA Today]MoMA has hired Yasmil Raymond, a Dia Art Foundation curator since 2009, to serve as associate … Read More


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David Sweat and Richard Matt are still at large.

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Morning Links: Escaped Convicts Edition

Volkswagen Group of America will be the lead sponsor of educational programming at MoMA for the next two years. During this time, it  will also support major exhibitions at both MoMA and MoMA PS1, including the latter’s forthcoming local artist … Read More


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MoMA Staffers Will Vote on New Union Contract Next Week

Friday morning, representatives from Local 2110 announced to staff members at the Museum of Modern Art that belong to the union that a “tentative agreement” has been reached with the institution in the staff’s ongoing contract negotiations. A new contract … Read More


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Union protest in front of MoMA, photographed by MoMA fellow and curator Magda Moskalewicz.

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MoMA Employees Hand-Deliver Letter of Protest To Glenn Lowry’s Office Days Before Union Negotiation Deadline

Wednesday morning, approximately 100 staff members at the Museum of Modern Art belonging to the local 2110 union–who previously staged a protest at the institution’s “Party in the Garden” gala over cuts to its benefits during contract negotiations–went to the office of … Read More


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MoMA Acquires The Rainbow Flag

MoMA announced today via blog post that the museum has acquired the Rainbow Flag, the symbol of gay pride, as part of its design collection, which already houses the @ symbol, the Creative Commons logo, and the recycling symbol.Along with … Read More


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Morning Links: Aboriginal Art Edition

“MoMA’s union members are using Instagram to emphasize the human dimension of the often murky business of contract bargaining.” [Hyperallergic]An Aboriginal art collection sold for over $2 million in a historic Sotheby’s auction in London. [ABC News Australia]The British Museum has reopened the Waddesdon … Read More


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Morning Links: Artenol Edition

The painting Saul and David has been reattributed to Rembrandt. It was thought to be his work until 1969, when it was dismissed as the work of a follower. [The Art Newspaper]The Chrysler Museum of Art’s chief curator, Jeff Harrison, … Read More


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Morning Links: World’s Most Hated Buildings Edition

The first show at the Pinacothèque de Paris’s new outpost in Singapore is called “The Myth of Cleopatra.” [The Art Newspaper]Dasha Zhukova’s Garage Museum opens in Gorky Park to invited guests on June 10, in a Soviet-era pavilion. [The Art … Read More