MoMa

News

new york’s moma is closing to diversify the art canon

Tired of an art world that only celebrates old white men? Honestly, same.
Roisin Lanigan
2.7.19
Photography

moma’s new photography series asks what it means to be human

Six photographers talk about their work in the standout show.
André-Naquian Wheeler
3.28.18
Beauty

hair wars is a celebration of detroit’s most creative black hairdressers

Christine Hahn's portraits capture the Afrocentric beauty movement's fantastical show at MoMA PS1.
André-Naquian Wheeler
3.21.18
News

petra collins remixes art history with madelyne beckles and junglepussy

Featuring a three-hour live vignette, an Instagram video version of the 19th-century Salon des Independants, and a self-love rap anthem soundtrack.
Hannah Ongley
3.13.17
News

moma re-hangs works by artists from muslim countries to protest trump's ban

Each work comes with a new description making the museum's intentions very clear.
Hannah Ongley
2.6.17
News

moma creates a safe art space for lgbtq teens

Make Art. Meet People. Explore Ideas. Be Yourself.
Hannah Ongley
1.30.17
Art

10 moma exhibitions we want to time travel to

Recently, the Museum of Modern Art unveiled an incredible new resource: a free, digital exhibition history cataloguing every show it has ever mounted. This archive includes original press releases, exhibition checklists, scanned copies of out-of-print...
Emily Manning
9.29.16
News

explore art history as moma’s entire exhibition archive goes online

From Van Gogh to Bjork, every exhibition the venue staged is now available online for your viewing pleasure.
Felix Petty
9.28.16
Art

5 things to catch at the 2016 new york art book fair

Each September, Printed Matter takes over MoMA’s experimental Queens outpost PS1 to celebrate the independent publishing community. Last year’s weekend-long party featured Marcel Dzama’s disco fever and a Know-Wave radio takeover. Here’s what’s on our...
Emily Manning
9.16.16
Culture

after 40 years of controversy, vito acconci is as shocking and relevant as ever

From working as an architect to masturbating under the gallery floor, Vito Acconci has famously and infamously done just about everything an artist can do. As a retrospective of his works opens in New York, we caught up with the ever-controversial...
Liam Hess
6.29.16
Art

queer art to see in nyc right now

This week, many are reflecting on what it means to be queer in America. Here are five New York exhibitions to guide your exploration.
Emily Manning
6.15.16
Photography

Nan Goldin’s legendary portraits of disaffected youth get new life

The photographer's landmark series The Ballad of Sexual Dependency is comprised of nearly 700 portraits of youth from Boston to Berlin
Hannah Ongley
6.13.16
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