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Agnes Martin | MoMA

American, born Canada. 1912–2004. Born on a farm in rural Saskatchewan, Canada, Agnes Martin immigrated to the United States in 1932 in the hopes of becoming a teacher. After earning a degree in art education, she moved to the desert plains of Taos, New Mexico, where she made abstract paintings with organic forms, which attracted the attention of renowned New York gallerist Betty Parsons

Actived: Tuesday Apr 13, 2021

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Margaret Bourke-White | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Margaret Bourke-White was a pioneering photojournalist whose insightful pictures of 1930s Russia, German industry, and the impact of the Depression and drought in the American midwest established her reputation.She took some of the first photographs inside German concentration camps at Erla and Buchenwald following the end of World War II and captured the last pictures of Mahatma Gandhi, in …

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Online courses | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) MoMA offers Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) on Coursera. You can enroll any time and take the courses at your own pace. In these courses, you will look closely at artworks in MoMA’s collection and exhibitions, and hear directly from artists, architects, designers, curators, and …

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Reimagining Blackness and Architecture | Magazine | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Feb 25, 2021  · These ideas are a point of departure for the exhibition opening this week at MoMA, Reconstructions: Architecture and Blackness in America, as well as a new online course, Reimagining Blackness and Architecture.Through original films, audio interviews, and short readings, the course will introduce learners to the ways in which Black artists, architects, scholars, and writers have responded …

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MoMA | Learning Online: MoMA’s Courses Go Digital

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Sep 23, 2010  · Both courses (a survey course titled Modern Art, 1880–1945, and a studio course called Materials and Techniques of Postwar Abstract Painting) contain the usual short written lectures, readings, and discussion forums, but both rely heavily on video of the teachers shot on location in MoMA galleries, with plenty of close details of the works of ...

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MoMA | Design

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Design Is a Noun. From the time you wake up to the time you go to sleep, design plays a role in your everyday life. Design makes ideas tangible, translating them into physical form.Someone is responsible for designing the things we consume, use, and interact with every day, be they objects, spaces, landscapes, or communications and transportation systems.

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Study Centers | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) All course visit requests for the spring 2020 academic semester are due by February 15, 2020, and all course visit requests for the fall 2020 academic semester are due by August 15, 2020. (Please review course visit guidelines)To request an appointment please fill out the online form. For more information, please email: [email protected].

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MoMA | How to Make Online Courses for Museums

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Feb 27, 2013  · Of course, museums are full of them, but my “treasures” are more than collection objects—they include rarely seen materials from the archives, the expertise of art conservators, recordings of interviews with artists, and the knowledge of staff from all parts of the Museum. Online courses are a fantastic platform to bring these disparate ...

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MoMA | Abstract Expressionism

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Abstract Expressionism is a term applied to a movement in American painting that flourished in New York City after World War II, sometimes referred to as the New York School or, more narrowly, as action painting. The varied work produced by the Abstract Expressionists resists definition as a cohesive style; instead, these artists shared an interest in using abstraction to convey strong emotional or expressive content.

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Online courses | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) To enroll in any course for free, please select the option to Audit the course at the bottom of the free trial message. What if I need technical help on an online course? Your best resource for technical help is the Coursera Help Center. The Coursera Help Center includes guides on how to use Coursera and you can connect with Technical Support ...

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The Course of Empire | Magazine | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Dec 29, 2020  · Inspired by Andy Warhol’s Empire, currently on view in the fourth-floor collection galleries, this playlist happens to match the film’s outsize running time of eight hours and five minutes.Warhol’s black-and-white, single fixed frame of the iconic New York City skyscraper was filmed over the course of a July night in 1964 from the neighboring Time & Life Building.

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MoMA | Photography

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Since its invention in 1839, photography has served as a medium for documenting, understanding, and interpreting the world. It has radically contributed to the evolution of visual representation, in part by allowing for the documentation of a moment in time, and, because of its inherent reproducibility, by enabling the wide circulation and distribution of images—which has exploded with the ...

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In the Studio | Coursera | MoMA Design Store

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Get your MoMA member savings by entering your member number during checkout. Signing in to your online account allows you to see you account history, save shipping addresses and billing information.

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MoMA | Chairs

Posted: (0 seconds ago) In the course of our daily lives, we use a variety of chairs and seats at home, at work, or at school—even on different forms of transportation. Development in technology and materials continues to shape the ways chairs are designed and produced. And, as with all …

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Charles White: A Retrospective | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Oct 07, 2018  · Exhibition. Oct 7, 2018–Jan 13, 2019. “Art must be an integral part of the struggle,” Charles White insisted. “It can’t simply mirror what’s taking place. … It must ally itself with the forces of liberation.” Over the course of his four-decade career, White’s commitment to creating powerful images of African Americans—what his gallerist and, later, White himself described ...

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MoMA | Tag: online courses

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Independent Conservator and Instructor Corey D’Augustine demonstrates Jackson Pollock’s painting techniques in the online course Materials and Techniques of Postwar Abstract Painting. MoMA’s Education Department prides itself on crafting personal experiences with works of art for our visitors.

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The Museum of Modern Art Launches Free Online Course ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The Museum of Modern Art launches the free massive open online course What Is Contemporary Art?, available now on Coursera.This course offers an in-depth look at over 70 works of art from MoMA’s collection—many of which are currently on view in the expanded Museum—from 1980 to the present, with a focus on art produced in the last decade.

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Reconstructions: Architecture and Blackness in America | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Exhibition. Through May 31. How does race structure America’s cities? MoMA’s first exhibition to explore the relationship between architecture and the spaces of African American and African diaspora communities, Reconstructions: Architecture and Blackness in America presents 11 newly commissioned works by architects, designers, and artists that explore ways in which histories can be made ...

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MoMA | Walt Disney, Ub Iwerks. Steamboat Willie. 1928

Posted: (0 seconds ago) So Disney changed course. With the success of The Jazz Singer in mind, he directed Iwerks to craft a cartoon specifically for sound. Iwerks delivered a symphony, turning nearly everything in it into an instrument. The three whistles atop the steamship—a merry vessel despite its snarling captain—trill out musical notes along with puffs of steam.

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Marcel Broodthaers | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Belgian, 1924–1976. Over the course of 12 extraordinary years, Marcel Broodthaers developed a distinctive body of work characterized by irreverence, wit, introspection, and skepticism. Born in 1924 in Brussels, Broodthaers worked primarily as a poet until the age of 40. In 1964, he announced his entry into the visual arts by transforming the unsold copies of his last volume of poetry, Pense ...

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Modern Art & Ideas | Coursera | MoMA Design Store

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Get your MoMA member savings by entering your member number during checkout. Signing in to your online account allows you to see you account history, save shipping addresses and billing information.

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Evening Classes: What Is Modern Architecture? | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jul 18, 2018  · In this course we will teach students about key modern architects and movements, including the Bauhaus, Le Corbusier, Mies van der Rohe, and Frank Lloyd Wright, and how they aimed to advance social and political ideals through architecture. The format will consist of group discussions; ...

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Cindy Sherman | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Cindy Sherman (American, b. 1954) is widely recognized as one of the most important and influential artists in contemporary art. Throughout her career, she has presented a sustained, eloquent, and provocative exploration of the construction of contemporary identity and the nature of representation, drawn from the unlimited supply of images from movies, TV, magazines, the Internet, and art history.

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In the Studio: Art by MoMA’s Online Learning Community | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Other installation. Jan 5–22, 2018. In the Studio: Art by MoMA’s Online Learning Community features images of artworks created by students in MoMA’s online course In the Studio: Postwar Abstract Painting, alongside instructor Corey D’Augustine’s In the Studio demonstration videos. The exhibition celebrates the creativity of MoMA’s global community of online learners, who explore ...

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Application Deadline In the Making: Free Summer Art ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Free hands-on art courses for NYC high school students. MoMA provides all materials, food, studio space, and more. Each course meets three times a week, on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, and culminates in a teen art show of participants' work. Applications are due June 1, 2016. Please note: these courses are available to New York City residents only. No experience necessary! E-mail ...

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MoMA | A Closer Look at Christina’s World

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Nov 21, 2012  · Curiously, the artist depicted only two locations in his paintings over the course of his 70-year career: Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, where he was born, and South Cushing, Maine, where his wife Betsy’s family owned a home. And within these two locations, he focused mainly on two families, the Kuerners in Chadds Ford and the Olsons in South ...

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Evening Classes: Materials and Process after 1950 | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Apr 30, 2018  · The medium, and how it was wielded, became the message. Taking Abstract Expressionism as a point of departure, this class explores how artists’ choices of materials and techniques have not only fundamentally changed the course of art history through constant innovation, but have also redefined the relationship between artist, viewer, and artwork.

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Charles Atlas | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) American, born 1949. The work of pioneering filmmaker and video artist Charles Atlas has brought together dance, performance, and media for nearly four decades. Raised in St. Louis, Missouri, he arrived in New York in 1970 at the age of 20, with ambitions of becoming a filmmaker. He was soon hired as an assistant stage manager and, eventually, a lighting designer at the Merce Cunningham Dance ...

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Kink Out: SPACES | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Feb 09, 2020  · Over the course of a six-week residency at MoMA PS1, Kink Out brought together members of the kink/leather and sex work communities to imagine ways to create, reclaim, and transform the virtual and physical spaces they occupy, using the VW Dome as …

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MoMA | Fernand Léger. Ballet mécanique. 1924

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Ballet mécanique Helps Set MoMA’s Film Collection on Its Course As an influential early experimentation in film history, Ballet mécanique was selected to be one of the first films to enter MoMA’s Film Library when it was established in 1935. The Film Library was the first department in an American art museum dedicated to the medium. By beginning its collection with Fernand Léger’s ...

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Seeing Through Photographs | Coursera | MoMA Design Store

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Get your MoMA member savings by entering your member number during checkout. Signing in to your online account allows you to see you account history, save shipping addresses and billing information.

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MoMA | Pablo Picasso. Les Demoiselles d'Avignon. Paris ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Pablo Picasso: Modern Artist, Master Innovator. Pablo Picasso (1881–1973), the Spanish-born, Paris-based painter, sculptor, draftsman, printmaker, decorative artist, and writer, influenced the course of 20th-century art with almost unmatched magnitude.His passionate and often provocative life, his unfettered embrace of experimentation, and his drive for re-invention fed into his prolific ...

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Publications | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Course Adoption Copies. In support of the Museum’s educational mission, we encourage classroom and course adoption of MoMA publications. For information on the availability of books for course adoption, professional educators should contact the appropriate distributor based on geographic location.

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Charles White | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) American, 1918–1979. Charles White’s commitment to creating powerful images of African Americans—what his gallerist and, later, White himself described as “images of dignity”—was unwavering over the course of his four-decade career. White believed that art had a role to play in changing the world: “Art must be an integral part of the struggle.

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K-12 teachers | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Make MoMA artworks and teaching methods part of your classroom and curriculum. MoMA offers professional development workshops and online resources that will give you tools and tips to guide your students to look closely, discuss art, and think critically. Scroll down to explore how these resources can support your teaching. Volkswagen of America is proud to be MoMA’s lead partner of ...

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The August Sander Project | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Over the course of five years, we will return to Sander’s seven basic groupings (The Farmer, The Skilled Tradesman, The Woman, Classes and Professionals, The Artists, The City, The Last People) from multiple perspectives: historical and curatorial, artistic and poetic, philosophical and conceptual.

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Focus: Sol LeWitt | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Dec 05, 2008  · Over the course of his prolific, influential career, Sol LeWitt (American, 1928–2007) produced more than 1,200 wall drawings. This installation, which fills a single large gallery, features one of LeWitt’s celebrated examples from the Museum’s collection, Wall Drawing #260 (1975). The work’s subtitle serves to describe the installation: “on black walls, all two-part combinations of ...

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Robert Rauschenberg | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) American, 1925–2008. Robert Rauschenberg worked in a wide range of mediums including painting, sculpture, prints, photography, and performance, over the span of six decades. He emerged on the American art scene at the time that Abstract Expressionism was dominant, and through the course of his practice he challenged the gestural abstract painting and the model of the heroic, self-expressive ...

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MoMA | Tag: Coursera

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jul 08, 2013  · The “instructor-led” course attendance is limited to under 45 students (35 students is the cap for studio courses)—definitely NOT “massive”—and 2. Students pay a fee for the MoMA online course service, so they are not “open” in the same way as a free MOOC.

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A BIT OF MATTER: The MoMA PS1 Archives, 1976–2000 | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Exhibition. Apr 9–Sep 10, 2017. MoMA PS1 presents A BIT OF MATTER: The MoMA PS1 Archives, 1976–2000, a selection of archival materials documenting the vast array of artists who worked and exhibited in the museum’s building over the course of its first 25 years. Surveying a period that spans from the institution’s inaugural 1976 exhibition Rooms to its merger with The Museum of Modern ...

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Sophie Taeuber-Arp | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Swiss, 1889–1943. In 1927, Sophie Taeuber-Arp wrote, “The desire to enrich and beautify things cannot be interpreted materialistically, that is, in the sense of increasing their value as possessions; rather, it stems from the instinct for perfection and the creative act.” 1 Over the course of her career, she demonstrated this desire to make beautiful things, with a level of precision ...

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Surrealism: In the Realm of the Imagination | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Instructor: Elisabeth Bardt-Pellerin 4 Tuesdays Price: Nonmember $355, Member $325, Student/Educator/Corporate $250 This course has multiple sessions. Register here This class will explore Surrealism—its diverse sources and origins, the group of artists directly associated with the movement in France, and its continuing influence. Initiated in France with André Breton's 1924 …

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“Now We Think as We Fuck”: Queer Liberation to Activism | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Film series. Jan 28–Feb 5, 2020. “Now we think as we fuck. This nut might kill. This kiss could turn to stone.” –Essex Hemphill in Marlon Riggs’s Tongues Untied In the mid-1960s Kenneth Anger practiced witchcraft with Ektachrome, Andy Warhol set his sights on Paul America on a Fire Island beach, and Shirley Clarke let the camera roll out over the course of a drunken evening with a ...

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MoMA | MoMA and the World: The International Program

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Aug 30, 2010  · Of course, there is no documentation one way or the other, and the debate is likely to continue forever. The International Program, in its early years, was able to circulate an extraordinary number of shows and to send them all over the world. This was possible because of the relatively low costs of shipping and installation, the sky-high ...

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Survey of Archives of Latino and Latin American Art | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The Gallery Workshop Program combines tours with hands-on studio projects for K–12 students. The gallery also offers a graduate-level course that helps elementary teachers develop curricula, drawing on the exceptional art resources of the city—featuring the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Frick Collection, and galleries in Chelsea and SoHo.

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Marlene Dumas: Measuring Your Own Grave | MoMA

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Dec 14, 2008  · Exhibition. Dec 14, 2008–Feb 16, 2009. This exhibition of the work of the acclaimed painter Marlene Dumas, the first of its scale to be mounted in the United States, is organized by The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, in association with The Museum of Modern Art. The exhibition includes approximately seventy paintings and thirty-five drawings, providing a …

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