Posted by Modern Staff on May 10, 2012 - 3:33pm
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Every Thursday, the writers of the Modern Blog share a few items of interest that they've come across online. These links will generally relate to art, museums, artists, or perhaps they brought up ideas and concepts which we found worth exploring. Enjoy!

Posted by Leslie on May 8, 2012 - 11:58am
Categories: On the Walls

When an apple inspired Isaac Newton’s treatise on the Law of Gravitation, I wonder if he foresaw...

Posted by Modern Staff on April 26, 2012 - 1:32pm
Categories: Modern Links

Every Thursday, the writers of the Modern Blog will share a few items of interest that they've come across online. These links will generally relate to art, museums, artists, or perhaps they brought up ideas and concepts which we found worth exploring. Enjoy!

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Posted by Stefanie on April 25, 2012 - 10:45am
Categories: On the Walls

There are a few works on view in the first-floor galleries that always catch my eye...

Posted by Terri on April 19, 2012 - 2:02pm
Categories: On the Walls

Spell check doesn’t recognize the word “negress” and it wants to capitalize “negro.” There are plenty of words that the program...

Posted by Erin on April 17, 2012 - 5:42pm
Categories: On the Walls

The three works in FOCUS: Katie Paterson deal with notions of the miniscule and the infinite...

Posted by Terri on April 17, 2012 - 5:36pm
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Glenn Ligon: AMERICA presents a chorus of literary and cultural sources, including...

Posted by Erin on April 17, 2012 - 5:26pm

A tall, clear pedestal supporting a cube made of glass stands in a small, rectangular gallery on the Museum’s second floor...

Posted by Andrea D. on April 17, 2012 - 5:16pm
Categories: On the Walls

I grew up in the age of Super Nintendo and Nickelodeon cartoons. Bright colors...

Posted by Erin on April 17, 2012 - 5:00pm

Is it not the nature of creativity to be boundless and open-ended, free of restraint? Several of this summer’s educator workshops...

Posted by Andrea D. on September 22, 2011 - 12:45pm
Categories: On the Walls

Agnes Martin’s work has recently been reinstalled in one of the smaller galleries on the first floor...

Posted by Michael M. on September 13, 2011 - 12:20pm

"The level of detail and craft is something that's inscribed within the original design concept. And so when I begin to draw, I know what kind of detailing I want the building to have." -- Tadao Ando

Posted by Andrea D. on August 12, 2011 - 9:20am

Every time I walk past the Modern's Cornwall Summer Circle, 1995, by Richard Long, it reminds me of Stonehenge.

Posted by Terri on August 3, 2011 - 3:09pm
Categories: On the Walls

A yellow light bulb, soon to become obsolete, casts a dull glow that faintly washes...

Posted by Erin on June 29, 2011 - 9:18am
Categories: TAP

“The spring 2011 semester of the Teen-Artist Project was an absolute joy. I may be a little sad that my time as a TAP Intern has come to an end, but I am even happier to have worked with such great students, artists, and Museum staff.

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