All posts tagged: MoMA

Cool: Behind the Scenes @ MoMA

November 11 / 17 Always wanted to know what happens behind the scenes at a museum? Well, I’ve found something that may be of interest. Here is a look at the preparation, planning, and other activities at MoMA.   Hope this was of great interest and gives you an idea of what goes on when you work at a museum such as MoMA.     Image source: NYC Arts Advertisements

Wednz Scene: Upcoming Art Fesitvals & Events @ MoMA

October 10 / 17 Hello ladies and gentlemen…time to see what’s out in creativity land. Credit source: artfestival.com and moma Artfestival.com has plenty of festivals in November. People living in Sarasota, Venice, and Delray Beach Florida, here are a few art festivals you may be interested in….     For more information on these and other festivals, or apply, go to http://www.artfestival.com. It’s been awhile since I posted anything from MoMA. Here are some upcoming events happening next month in November…. Alternative ’80s: Club 57 and New York’s Downtown Scene Thursday, November 2, 12:00–6:00 p.m. Friday, November 3, 12:00–6:00 p.m. Saturday, November 4, 12:00–6:00 p.m. 1 more upcoming occurrence MoMA PS1 Radical Edits: Reassessing Cultural Narratives Sunday, November 12, 3:00–6:00 p.m. MoMA PS1 Spittle of the Moon Sunday, November 19, 3:00–6:00 p.m. MoMA PS1 Go to http://www.moma.org for more information.     Image source: Artfestival.com & MoMA

Weeknd Scene: MoMA

May 20 / 17 Found this in my email and yes, I will pass this along too. cred: MoMA  Buy your tickets today! Corporate Members Save on Party in the Garden Tickets   Celebrate with MoMA at Party in the Garden 2017! Corporate Members save $25 on After-Party or VIP After-Party tickets featuring an open bar and performance by pianist James Blake (limit two per person). JOIN THE PARTY!   The Museum of Modern Art 11 West 53 Street NY, NY 10019 For more information about your company’s Corporate Membership benefits, visit moma.org/corporate or email corporate_membership@moma.org. Enjoy the rest of your weekend, be blessed!                             featured images: MoMA & Hilton Garden Inn New York / Manhattan-Midtown East

@ The Museum: NYC

July 13 / 16 Yes, you see the title and no it’s no typo either. For those of you who are visiting New York City, there are lots of museums to visit. Let’s get started……   Museum of the City of New York / 1220 5th Ave, New York, NY 10029 / (212).534.1672 http://www.mcny.org Metropolitan Museum of Art / 1000 5th Ave, New York, NY 10028 / 1.(800).622.3397 http://www.metmuseum.org Solomon Guggenheim Museum / 1071 5th Ave, New York, NY 10128  http://www.guggenheim.org Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) / 11 W 53rd St, New York, NY 10019 / 1.(212).708.9400 http://www.moma.org Whitney Museum of American Art / 99 Gansevoort St, New York, NY 10014  whitney.org Studio Museum in Harlem / 144 W 125th St, New York, NY 10027 / (212).864.4500 http://www.studiomuseum.org Brooklyn Museum / 200 Eastern Pkwy, Brooklyn, NY 11238 / (718).638.5000 http://www.brooklynmuseum.org MoMA PS1 / 22-25 Jackson Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101 / (718).784.2084 momaps1.org American Folk Art Museum / 2 Lincoln Square, New York, NY 10023 / (212).595.9533 folkartmuseum.org Museum of the Moving Image / 36-01 35th Ave, New York, NY 11106 / (718).777.6800 http://www.movingimage.us The …

Scene Weekend: Looking to MoMA Film

May 21 / 16 Hey there! I found some great things to share with you today. First off MoMA has some films you might want to see…. (cred: MoMA) MoMA FILM Universal Pictures: Restorations and Rediscoveries, 1928–1937 Through June 15 Founded in 1912, Universal Pictures remains among the powerhouses of the American entertainment industry. This series focuses on one segment of the studio’s rich history, Carl Laemmle, Jr., the sophisticated, ambitious, risk-taking head of production, gambled the studio’s finances on a series of challenging projects—and eventually lost. Highlights include the revival premiere of the 1930 musical King of Jazz, shown in its full-length, two-color Technicolor version. SEE MORE Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet Through June 6 “Straub-Huillet…are cinema’s conscience—an antidote to all the junk movies you’ve ever seen.” –J. Hoberman, The New York Times MoMA presents the first complete North American retrospective of the films of Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet, who together formed one of the most intense, challenging, and controversial collaborations in the history of cinema. SEE MORE Modern Matinees: Fifteen by Otto …

The Scene Wednesday: Teen Programs @ MoMA

12.9.15 Good Morning! It’s been a bit slow here, but I’m getting back into the swing of things. I found a little something for the teens. Teens need an outlet just as much as young children and adults and MoMA has a program just for them. I’m passing this along so for those teens living in the NYC area interested, this is maybe the program for you and it’s free! How can you beat that?   (from MoMA email) In the Making: Spring 2016 Free hands-on art classes for NYC high school students, ages 13–19. No experience necessary! Applications are due Friday, January 8, 2016. MoMA provides all materials, food, and other costs. Each course runs for 10 weeks and culminates in a teen art show of participants’ work.   LEARN MORE   WTF Is BHQF University?!? An Intro to Art School for People Who Hate School Tuesdays, Feb 9–Apr 12, 4:00–6:30 p.m. Welcome to Bruce High Quality Foundation University (BHQFU), a free art school and learning experiment where artists work together to manifest creative, productive, demanding, …

The Scene Weekend: MoMA November

November 7, 2015 Hey again….MoMA (Museum of Modern Art) has lots of great things happening this month. Want to take a look at what they got in store? (from the website) Upcoming Events Member Previews: Jackson Pollock: A Collection Survey,1934–1954 Thursday, November 19, 9:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Friday, November 20, 9:30 a.m.–8:00 p.m. Saturday, November 21, 9:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Gallery experience, for members Member Previews: Marcel Broodthaers Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 9:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Thursday, February 11, 2016, 9:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Friday, February 12, 2016, 9:30 a.m.–8:00 p.m. 1 more upcoming occurrence Gallery experience, for members   MoMA STUDIOS The Studios are free, interactive space offering drop-in programs and artist- and educator-led workshops to visitors of all ages, in conjunction with an exhibition or a topic related to modern and contemporary art. These experiences complement looking and talking about works of art in the galleries, allowing for engagement with art in participatory, creative ways. Visitors can experiment, learn, play, and create as they make connections between their lives, their own creativity, and the processes and materials …

The Scene Wednesday: MoMA & Art San Diego 2015

October 14, 2015 Hey creative peeps! The Scene Wednesday has a few things in store today. First off, let’s see what’s happening at MoMA….. MoMA: Create Ability October 2015 (from the website) Create Ability Sunday, October 18, 2015 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. (ages five–17) 2:00–4:00 p.m. (ages 18 and up) Join us for Create Ability, our free program for individuals with learning or developmental disabilities and their families. Each month we focus on a different theme, exploring various artworks in the galleries and creating artworks in the classroom. October’s theme is Art in 3-D: Sculpture Space is limited and preregistration is required—register online today!     ART SAN DIEGO 2015 (from the website) A juried contemporary art show featuring publishers, galleries, and studios representing talented established artists. Art San Diego exhibitors include top galleries, art publishers, and established studio artists. Since its inception in 2009, Art San Diego has enriched the city’s arts scene beyond measure. As the only contemporary fine art show in San Diego, ASD has become one of the leading cultural events in …