July 1, 2014
Steven Spielberg’s Jaws

These notes accompany screenings of Steven Spielberg’s Jaws on July 2, 3, and 4 in Theater 3. Back on March 30, 1974, when I was introduced to the young director of Sugarland Express, I had [...]

June 30, 2014
Art in the Landscape: Exploring Marfa, TX

This May, I had the opportunity to travel to Marfa, Texas, using a generous travel stipend that is one of the fantastic perks of my internship. I’d always wanted to go to Marfa, a small [...]

June 30, 2014
This Week at MoMA: June 30–July 6

This week, as we celebrate the Fourth of July, MoMA’s summer live-music programming begins, along with film debuts, new exhibitions, and much more. Join us!

June 27, 2014
Warm Up 2014 Is Here

Warm Up, MoMA PS1’s vibrant annual music series, has become a staple of New York City summers. The series features a curated program that explores a vast range of experimental music, live bands, and DJs.

June 26, 2014
The Innovation Route: The Journey Is the Destination

R&D, or research and development, is commonly associated with innovation. Museums, traditionally, are not. Museums are associated with history. Even when displaying contemporary art, they look back into a recent history, not the future. Innovation [...]

June 25, 2014
The Cien House: Building Conceptions in Space

I’m a big fan of buildings, which is to say walking around looking at buildings, taking city architecture tours by bike, or car trips out to a particular site, checking out exteriors, interiors—all of it. [...]

June 24, 2014
Werner Herzog’s Aguirre, the Wrath of God

These notes accompany screenings of Werner Herzog’s Aguirre, the Wrath of God on June 25, 26, and 27 in Theater 2. I would argue that no director in film history has moved so successfully back [...]

June 23, 2014
The Subway and the City: Massimo Vignelli, 1931–2014

When Massimo Vignelli, one of the greatest graphic designers of the 20th century, was close to death in mid-May, his son Luca informed the whole design community—at Vignelli’s request—so we could say goodbye with our [...]

June 23, 2014
This Week at MoMA: June 23–29

This week’s picks include programs and exhibitions that celebrate contemporary art and filmmaking, and give visitors of all ages a chance to explore art in a hands-on way. Come and see for yourself:

June 20, 2014
Talking John Cage with David Platzker and Jon Hendricks

I had the pleasure of speaking with David Platzker and Jon Hendricks, curators of There Will Never Be Silence: Scoring John Cage’s 4’33″ (October 12, 2013 to June 22, 2014), about the development of the [...]

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