Posted by Lindsey D. on August 24, 2010 - 9:15am

Smooth, cold, solid, constant, gray, natural, soft.

Posted by Ailie on August 12, 2010 - 4:06pm
Categories: On the Walls

As summer comes to an end, I find myself thinking about some of the season's finer qualities. Despite the sometimes-oppressive heat...

Posted by Ailie on August 9, 2010 - 9:04am
Categories: On the Walls

Tucked in the corner of one of the Modern's upstairs galleries is a medium-sized, black-and-white photograph by Hiroshi Sugimoto...

Posted by Laura M. on August 3, 2010 - 2:43pm
Categories: On the Walls

As a child, I was unnerved by our attic. Every Christmas, when my father climbed its ladder to retrieve a box of tinsel or lights...

Posted by Lindsey D. on August 3, 2010 - 10:36am

Drawing from artists such as Guston, Gerhard, Warhol, and Ruscha, artist Libby Black led students in Art Study last week...

Posted by Andrea D. on July 30, 2010 - 3:12pm

The first work of art that a visitor sees when walking into The Modern's downstairs galleries...

Posted by Lindsey D. on July 23, 2010 - 2:15pm

A couple of days after I took this photo I stood in his place over the balcony. I expected to be overwhelmed by a large expansive view of the water but instead was surprised and initially...

Posted by Ailie on July 19, 2010 - 1:14pm

I have often found that to gain a deeper understanding of a work of art, it helps to know its historical context...

Posted by Lindsey D. on July 16, 2010 - 1:28pm

As you can see from our interpretation of Stephan Balkenhol's 4 Figures, our Art Camp is proving...

Posted by Laura M. on July 13, 2010 - 2:19pm
Categories: On the Walls

In his book Color in Art, historian John Gage suggests that our taste for primary color in Modernist art began...

Posted by Andrea D. on July 12, 2010 - 3:45pm
Categories: On the Walls

The finals of the FIFA World Cup Soccer Tournament were played in Johannesburg, South Africa yesterday. Spain managed...

Posted by Lindsey D. on July 8, 2010 - 2:48pm

On sunny days, the Café patio is a contrast of silver aluminum and gray concrete, both striking in elemental solidarity...

Posted by Andrea D. on July 6, 2010 - 3:54pm
Categories: On the Walls

It seems like the art of Ellsworth Kelly is everywhere, particularly around the Metroplex...

Posted by Lindsey D. on July 2, 2010 - 3:36pm

In his brilliance, Tadao Ando used the juxtaposition of water and concrete...

Posted by Ailie on June 29, 2010 - 1:56pm
Categories: Within the Walls

The other day my friend introduced me to the Bechdel Test. It was devised to judge how women are represented in film...

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