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This Book is a Camera

Kelli Anderson’s This Book Is A Camera is quite literally a functional camera and its guidebook. People of all ages can learn the basics of photography thanks to the enclosed folded-paper pinhole
The secret to becoming a successful artist now

The secret to becoming a successful artist now

Vincent van Gogh moved to Paris in 1886 to learn his craft and become a successful artist. He sold only a couple of paintings to…
Almost no modern garment contains as much symbolism as the hoodie

Almost no modern garment contains as much symbolism as the hoodie

Last year, when New York’s Museum of Modern Art staged its first fashion exhibition in more than 70 years, it collected 111 items that it…
Ranking All of the Off-White x Nike Sneakers, From Worst to Best

Ranking All of the Off-White x Nike Sneakers, From Worst to Best

Virgil Abloh has designed almost 30 pairs of sneakers with Nike, Jordan Brand, and Converse, some great, some OK, some ehhh. Here they are from worst to best.
MoMA Is Finally Giving Legendary Black Artist Charles White His Due

MoMA Is Finally Giving Legendary Black Artist Charles White His Due

White was one of the first artists to depict black life in fine art. Nearly 40 years after his death, he's finally getting the acclaim he deserves.

Bright Like Neon: MoMA’s Bruce Nauman Show Pays Tribute to an Elusive Satirical Genius

Bruce Nauman has long been regarded as a rebel in the art world, but as MoMA's retrospective shows, at 76, he's now one of its role models.
Bang & Olufsen unveils David Lynch speaker collaboration

Bang & Olufsen unveils David Lynch speaker collaboration

Long-time Bang & Olufsen fan David Lynch is lending his creative eye to a special edition speaker collection. The series includes the Beoplay A9, M5 and P2, featuring selected images and details

Long-Lost Eames Radio Design Realized

Vitra is bringing a long-lost Eames design to life: a molded plywood framed radio. With holes for speakers and a few knobs for tuning, the device has been made in an edition of 999, with the first 50

Link About It: This Week’s Picks

A farewell to Mirka Mora, welcoming the common weed, Kusama-designed skateboards and more Limited Edition Yayoi Kusama Skateboards are Coming to MoMA’s Online Store This October, MoMA will release a
An Amazing Japanese Take on C-3PO, and More of the Loveliest Toys of the Week

An Amazing Japanese Take on C-3PO, and More of the Loveliest Toys of the Week

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's regular roundup of all things merch. This week, Tamashii Nation’s “movie realization” range takes on Threepoio, an incredibly detailed Keanu Reeves emerges from the

Limited Edition Yayoi Kusama Skateboards are Coming to MoMA’s Online Store

This October, MoMA will release a limited run of skateboards (500 each of two styles) designed by the beloved Yayoi Kusama. The designs Yellow Trees (1994) and Dots Obsession (2018) are classic
MoMA Film Curator on What Makes Lau Kar-Leung the Grandmaster of Kung Fu Films

MoMA Film Curator on What Makes Lau Kar-Leung the Grandmaster of Kung Fu Films

La Frances Hui explores why Lau Kar-Leung has been hailed as the grandmaster of Kung Fu films
Why Brutalism and Instagram Don’t Mix

Why Brutalism and Instagram Don’t Mix

A big red kiosk greets you at the entrance of the new MoMA exhibition Toward a Concrete Utopia: Architecture in Yugoslavia, 1948–1980. It’s a 1966 model of a modular design by Saša Janez Mächtig, made
An Extraordinary Documentary Portrait of a Playwright Facing Alzheimer’s Disease

An Extraordinary Documentary Portrait of a Playwright Facing Alzheimer’s Disease

Richard Brody on Michelle Memran’s film “The Rest I Make Up,” a documentary portrait of the playwright María Irene Fornés.
Hubble Studio Pays Homage to Margiela’s Tabi Boot with MoMA-Inspired Tees

Hubble Studio Pays Homage to Margiela’s Tabi Boot with MoMA-Inspired Tees

Los Angeles-based label Hubble Studio has released an exclusive T-shirt inspired from the 2017 MoMA exhibit, Items: Is Fashion Modern?. The exhibition consisted of a selection of one hundred eleven
AR: Adrian Piper at MoMA

AR: Adrian Piper at MoMA

Artist: Adrian Piper Venue: MoMA, New York Exhibition Title: A Synthesis of Intuitions, 1965–2016 Date: March 31 – July 22, 2018 Note: The full press release is available for download here. Click here
the fantastical city dreams of visionary artist bodys isek kingilez at MoMA

the fantastical city dreams of visionary artist bodys isek kingilez at MoMA

the late congolese artist employed a wide range of everyday materials and found objects, such as colored paper, bottle caps, and coca-cola cans, to create his colorful urban utopias. The post the
We Are Daughters

We Are Daughters

In episode 54, the girls talk about Shereen's experience in New York screening her short film at MOMA! They they get into all the different casualties of the Syrian regime, the different religions
MoMA’s ‘toward a concrete utopia’ brings together 400 works of socialist yugoslav architecture

MoMA’s ‘toward a concrete utopia’ brings together 400 works of socialist yugoslav architecture

the exhibition investigates architecture's role in shaping a common history and collective identity of a socialist state. The post MoMA’s ‘toward a concrete utopia’ brings together 400 works of
Link About It: NYC Expands the Role of the Library Card

Link About It: NYC Expands the Role of the Library Card

Three library card systems divide New York City: the New York Public Library (for Manhattan, Staten Island and the Bronx, the Queens Library and the Brooklyn Public Library. Membership cards at all