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March 5, 2015
William K. Howard’s Don’t Bet on Women
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I’ve recently discovered a sassy feature that has been in the MoMA collection for more than 40 years. Don’t Bet on Women, a drawing-room comedy produced by the Fox Film Corp. in 1931, encompasses all [...]

March 4, 2015
Is This for Everyone? New Design Acquisitions at MoMA
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What do Susan Kare’s graphic designs for user interface icons, The Living’s mycelium bricks, and Formafantasma’s speculative Botanica series of vessels have in common? Apart from each being compelling contemporary design experiments in their own [...]

March 3, 2015
Looking at Music, Mayhem, and Rock-n-Roll
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Leading up to her new class After-Hours: Making Music Modern, instructor Marianne Eggler sits down with MoMA’s Susannah Brown to share her excitement for this unique new program.

March 2, 2015
This Week at MoMA: March 2–8
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Our spring season kicks off this week with big names and (literally) big works of art, and we can’t wait. Here’s what’s in store:

February 27, 2015
Five for Friday: How Is this Art? or What I Learned from Conceptual Art
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When you visit a modern art museum it can be easy to find yourself looking at a blank white canvas or a pile of bricks and wonder, “How is this art? Shouldn’t art be about [...]

February 25, 2015
FOUND! Photographs from MoMA’s 1944 Norman Bel Geddes’ War Maneuver Models Exhibition
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As Archives Specialist in the MoMA Archives, I am always on the prowl for images depicting how our exhibitions were installed. Sadly, up until the 1960s only about 75% of MoMA’s exhibitions were documented with official [...]

February 24, 2015
The LP Cover: A Counter-Cultural Icon
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The Beatles’ Revolver, with Klaus Voorman’s haunting illustration and photo-collage work, was the first LP cover added to the design collection in my time at MoMA and I was thrilled to see it arrive. Recently Help!, [...]

February 23, 2015
This Week at MoMA: February 23–March 1
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Winter can make even the most extroverted people feel lonely. So what better time to come to the Museum, where the galleries are buzzing, and our programs—talks with artists, story time for toddlers, impromptu drawing [...]

February 20, 2015
Trains and Cars: A Gallery Tour with The Forever Now artist Joe Bradley
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In conjunction with the exhibition The Forever Now: Contemporary Painting in an Atemporal World, we invited several artists from the show to walk us through MoMA’s permanent collection galleries and discuss a few artworks. Revisiting [...]

February 18, 2015
This Page Has Some Issues
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In a London gallery, a volume of an encyclopedia lies open. Someone snaps a shutter, exposing the spread to a single frame of film. Someone turns the page and the process is repeated, page by [...]

Featured Series

1913 Centennial Celebration

MoMA celebrates the landmark year 1913 with a series of videos highlighting important works from 1913 in the Museum’s collection.
Featured Series

Learning and Engagement

A behind-the-scenes look at learning, engagement, and experimentation from the Education team at MoMA.
Features

Five for Friday

MoMA staff members spotlight compelling, charming, and downright curious works in the collection.
Film

An Auteurist History of Film

Curator Charles Silver's weekly column explores the work of cinema's signature filmmakers.

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