Category Archives: Museums

The Teddy Bear Project

“The Keeper” exhibit at the New Museum is about the passion for collecting, organizing, and preserving items. The main part of the exhibit features The Teddy Bear Project by Ydessa Hendeles. The artist collected and curated more than 3,000 vintage photos of people posing with teddy bears, along with antique bears.

Dia:Beacon

Dia:Beacon is an utterly magical place. It’s in an old Nabisco box-printing plant in Beacon, NY, by the Hudson River. The soaring spaces and light from the industrial windows makes the art even more alive. There are only a few artists featured, each with an abundant space. The most breathtaking is the Dan Flavin installation … Continue reading Dia:Beacon

Sentient Chamber

Sentient Chamber is an interactive installation at the National Academy of Sciences. It was created by a multi-disciplinary group of architects, engineers, scientists, and artists, designed to explore the concept of living architecture. The elements in the sculpture respond to the humans in the environment with subtle sounds and lights.

Rain Room

An amazing exhibit at MOMA, by Random International.  The room of rain is in a lot next to MOMA.  The room is dark except for a floodlight, and has pouring rain straight down, except it senses where people are and does not rain there.