The IMAX of the 1890s | HOW TO SEE the First Movies

It’s hard for us to imagine the kind of impact that this technology must have had when it first emerged in the 1890s. We live in an environment where there are moving images just constantly around us. It’s a banality, it’s just a sad fact of life that we spend too much time staring at…

Art in Vienna – VIENNA/NOW

The Leopold Museum houses the biggest and most prominent collection of the works of the artist Egon Schiele found anywhere in the world, as well as masterpieces from the founder of the Vienna Secession movement, Gustav Klimt. And there are loads of other notable pieces of art, from the era known as the Wiener Moderne.…

Art Zoom: Maggie Rogers x Vincent Van Gogh

[MUSIC PLAYING] MAGGIE ROGERS: Hey there. My name is Maggie Rogers, and you are looking at Vincent van Gogh’s “La Nuit étoilée.” That’s “Starry Night” for everybody else. There seems to be this romance around the idea of the tortured artist, about how someone’s vulnerability or angst could make them create more vividly, this idea…

HOW TO MAKE MODERN ART

Consider this black triangle. What does it mean to you? Do you feel nothing? Then perhaps it is your fault, for not thinking deeply enough. Now, consider this black square. How about these, 3 black squares? Wow, you really don’t feel anything? You must be really shallow. Well, how about this sculpture of a giant…

How to make Xerox transfer art – with Marlene Weisman | IN THE STUDIO

Welcome to a special episode of IN THE STUDIO. My name is Marlene Weisman, we’re here in my Brooklyn studio. This is a special takeover edition of IN THE STUDIO in conjunction with Club 57. Club 57 was a club that was located on Saint Mark’s Place, downtown in New York City. It was more…

Stephen Shore (Episode 8) | AT THE MUSEUM

So there’s 112 copies on the table right now. I know it looks like a lot, but… It’s better than 200. Yes, yes. So I think we’ll see how we go, how it goes. Okay. Umm So this is Liv, our intern from Publications. Hi, nice to meet you. Hi. Hi. So I think she’s…

LIVE Q&A with MoMA Photography Curator Sarah Meister (May 23)

Hi, I’m Sarah Meister. I’m a curator here in the Department of Photography at MoMA and we’re thrilled to be bringing you a live Q&A on MoMA’s YouTube channel. We are gonna begin here on the collection storage while people get settled. This is where we store a huge percentage of our collection. And we…