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Design Dec 31, 2010

What is Modern? at Denver Art Museum

What is Modern? “In its simplest form, the term modern implies the up-to-date, a current development, or, better still, a spirit in step with its own time,” explains curator Darrin Alfred. “This concept could be applied to a… Read more
Art Mar 2, 2010

Benches and Binoculars at Walker Art Center

Walker Art Center reminds that all art was once contemporary in the current installation Benches and Binoculars. The galleries are crowded with masterpieces and oddities from the Walker’s collection, indicative of both past artistic trend… Read more
Art Mar 6, 2009

The Armory Show

This week marks the 10th year of The Armory Show – The International Fair of New Art in New York. Carrying on the legacy of the 1913 Armory Show, an art historical landmark, the event raises money for the Pat … Read more
Art Nov 7, 2008

Rothko at the Tate Modern

The Tate Modern’s Rothko exhibition opened on September 26. Revolving around Rothko’s later works, and his works in series, the show explores his strategies of repetition and variations on single themes. Complementing the on-site is a… Read more
Design Oct 20, 2008

Cold War Modern at the Victoria and Albert Museum

One of the greatest strengths of the V&A (outside its astounding collections) is the organization of comprehensive and nuanced exhibitions related to distinct periods of design history. Art Deco and Modernism have been fleshed out, and now… Read more
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