Blog

The new San Francisco MoMA: WOU!!

The new San Francisco MoMA: WOU!!

Inside the newly expanded San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, one of the most startling sights is the absence of works on the towering walls flanking the main zigzagging staircase. When the museum officially reopens on May 14, after a three-year closing, a $305 million addition by the architecture firm […]

Museums and Prints (1): The MoMA example

Museums and Prints (1): The MoMA example

In some Museums, basically in Southern Europe, directors or curators are not very keen to exhibit or collect prints. There is in their mind an opinion of differentiation between higher and lower culture, between higher and lower arts. Is this model adopted by most Museums, also valid in America? The […]