LACMA Launches Kickstarter to Bring Egg-Shaped Museum to LA from Guatemala City

June 9th, 2017

Nuevo Museo de Art Contemporáneo, via LA TimesLACMA is launching its first-ever Kickstarter Project, aiming to raise funds to bring Guatemala City’s Nuevo Museo de Art Contemporáneo, a small, egg-shaped museum, to Los Angeles for its upcoming Pacific Standard Time exhibition.  “It’s playful, but it was also dead serious when it comes to the effort,” said LACMA’s Rita Gonzalez, co-curator of PST. “We were really impacted going to NuMu. It was the spirit of the place — two artists who launched a contemporary art museum in a former egg stand.”

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