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INSIDE/OUT: A MoMA/MoMA PS1 BLOG

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December 17, 2010  |  Andy Warhol: Motion Pictures, Artists, Film
Preserving Warhol’s Films

Installation view of Andy Warhol: Motion Pictures at The Museum of Modern Art, 2010. Left to right, Screen Test: Susan Sontag (1964), Screen Test: Dennis Hopper (1964), Screen Test: Kathe Dees (1964), Screen Test: Edie Sedgwick (1965), Kiss (1963–64), Screen Test: Lou Reed (1966), Screen Test: Kyoko Kishida (1964), Screen Test: Baby Jane Holzer (1964), and Screen Test: Donyale Luna (1964). © 2010 The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA, a museum of Carnegie Institute. All rights reserved. Photo: Jason Mandella

The exhibition Andy Warhol: Motion Pictures marks the continuation of the long-term effort to preserve one of the artist’s most important bodies of work. Before his death in 1987, Warhol stipulated that his works should be cared for by The Museum of Modern Art, and in 1997 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts completed the donation of the surviving 4,000 reels of original footage and print materials.   Read more

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December 17, 2010  |  Do You Know Your MoMA?
Do You Know Your MoMA? 12/17/2010

How well do you know your MoMA? If you think you can identify the artist and title of each of these works—all currently on view in the Abstract Expressionist New York installations Ideas Not Theories and Rock Paper Scissors (on the third and second floors, respectively)—please submit your answers by leaving a comment on this post. We’ll provide the answers—along with some information about each work—in two weeks (on Friday, December 31), along with the next Do You Know Your MoMA? challenge.

ANSWERS TO THE DECEMBER 3 CHALLENGE: Read more