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Go See: Marlene Dumas at the Museum of Modern Art New York, through February 16, 2009

Wednesday, December 17th, 2008

Go See: Van Gogh and the Colors of the Night, at the Museum of Modern Art, now through January 5

Tuesday, September 30th, 2008

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Tuesday, December 25th, 2007

Museum of Modern Art

Tuesday, December 25th, 2007

Metropolitan Museum of Art Announces New Endowment for Modern and Contemporary Art Curatorship

Friday, February 16th, 2018

Water Mill, NY — John Graham: “Maverick Modernist” at The Parrish Art Museum Through July 30, 2017

Sunday, July 30th, 2017

Berlin’s Proposed Modern Art Museum Sees Challenge from Petitioners

Sunday, April 30th, 2017

Indonesia to Open Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in November

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

Gunman Assassinates Russian Ambassador to Turkey in Ankara Modern Art Museum

Monday, December 19th, 2016

Berlin to Build Modern Art Museum in Challenging Locale

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

Paris – Lucio Fontana: Retrospective at Museum D’Art Moderne Through August 24th, 2014

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Franklin School Building in Washington D.C. to be Converted into Modern Art Museum

Friday, February 7th, 2014

Berlin Officials Announce Final Modern Art Museum Plans

Friday, August 23rd, 2013

AO On Site – Picasso’s Paris in Philadelphia and New York: “Picasso and the Avant-Garde in Paris” at the Philadelphia Museum of Art through April 25, 2010, and at the Guggenheim “Paris and the avant-garde: Modern Masters from the Guggenheim Collection” through May 12, 2010

Saturday, April 10th, 2010

Go See: ‘FOCUS: Rosson Crow’ now showing at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Texas through May 17

Monday, April 20th, 2009


Thursday, January 31st, 2008

AO Preview – New York: The Armory Show Art Week, March 8th – 11th, 2018

Tuesday, March 6th, 2018

Tania Bruguera Tapped for Tate Modern’s Turbine Hall

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

New York – Eddie Martinez: “Love Letters” and “Yard Work” at Mitchell-Innes & Nash Through February 24th, 2018

Friday, January 19th, 2018

Kynaston McShine, Influential Curator of Contemporary Art, Passes Away at 82

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

New York — Ashley Bickerton at The FLAG Art Foundation Through December 16th, 2017

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

AO Preview – Miami Art Week in Miami Beach, December 5th – 10th, 2017

Monday, December 4th, 2017

AO Preview – Paris: FIAC Art Fair at the Grand Palais, October 19th – 22nd, 2017

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

South Africa’s Zeitz-Mocca, the Largest Contemporary Art Museum in Africa, Opens This Friday

Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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ICA Philadelphia Gets W.A.G.E. Certification

March 23rd, 2018

ICA Philly, via Art NewsThe ICA Philadelphia will be the first museum certified by Working Artists and the Greater Economy (W.A.G.E.), a New York-based organization pushing for sustainable economic relationships between artists and exhibiting institutions. “Our partnership with W.A.G.E. helps to set a new standard in the museum field, one that ensures equitable environments for the artists with whom we work,” director, Amy Sadao, said in a statement.“We’re proud to be the first museum to join this diverse group of arts and culture institutions across the U.S. who are certified, and hope that it will encourage other museums to do the same.”
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Art News Explores Controversy Over Helen Molesworth Firing

March 22nd, 2018

Helen Molesworth, via MOCAArt News has a piece exploring the firing of Helen Molesworth at MOCA in-depth, seeking to understand what the museum’s claims that she had been “undermining the museum.” The piece explores a series of public statements and quotes by the curator that were critical of MOCA and its programming choices.  “Everything that happens in museums is a microcosm of what happens in the world,” she says in one quote.  “I’ve been told that I have lot of ‘swagger’—code: gay, code: black. I have been told: Do I have to look at everything through the lens of identity politics?”
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Joan Jonas Profiled in The Guardian

March 22nd, 2018

Joan Jonas, via GuardianJoan Jonas gets a feature in The Guardian this week, as the artist opens her retrospective at the Tate Modern. “When I use a myth or a story or a literary text in my work, I often extract particular passages from a larger narrative that resonates with me,” she says. “In performance, the audience hears the text, recorded in advance or recited in real time, in fragments, and sees components – such as movements, props, drawings and video – that may relate only indirectly to the text. I don’t change the language, but rather I change the context, which opens up the text to different possibilities of meaning. I don’t illustrate; I juxtapose.”
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