Posted by Jeralan on July 24, 2008 - 1:52pm
Categories: Within the Walls

My passion for art has brought me to the Modern and many museums like it many times, but my passion for artists keeps me...

Posted by Jeralan on July 17, 2008 - 10:03am
Categories: Within the Walls

When I arrived at the Modern a few Mondays ago, I found the weekend papers waiting for me at the intern desk. I anxiously read...

Posted by Christine R. on July 8, 2008 - 3:25pm
Categories: Within the Walls

Do you find modern art confusing? Meaningless? Would you go so far as to say its downright…nihilistic? While modern art seems to be something people either love or they hate...

Posted by Jeralan on June 30, 2008 - 9:28am
Categories: Within the Walls

Summer reading is not just for the kiddos this year. The Modern has a book club going on this summer in conjunction with...

Posted by Dustin on June 28, 2008 - 7:55am
Categories: Beyond the Walls

I've perused the interwebs this week and recommend these must-reads for your weekend downtime.

Posted by Jeralan on June 26, 2008 - 1:06pm
Categories: On the Walls

When I visit my family in Kansas City, Missouri, we usually try to visit the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. I know I’m home when I see Claes Oldenburg’s "Shuttlecocks" in front...

Posted by Dustin on June 19, 2008 - 1:56pm
Categories: Behind the Walls

Installation of "Kara Walker: My Complement, My Enemy, My Oppressor, My Love" is in full swing. Shows like this that require large amounts...

Posted by Dustin on June 16, 2008 - 3:35pm
Categories: Within the Walls

Well, here we are exactly two months from our last post. Its been crickets on the blog since then and I sincerely apologize. For the last two months...

Posted by Hayley on April 16, 2008 - 11:02am
Categories: Within the Walls

The commanding figure in the center grabbed my attention and the swirling 17th century scroll design drew my eyes around the work. The pattern...

Posted by Daniel on April 4, 2008 - 2:00pm
Categories: Within the Walls

The installation of "Conjoined", 2007, was completed this week...

Posted by Hayley on April 4, 2008 - 9:36am
Categories: Within the Walls

I opened my Daily Arts Journal email today, and an article titled What does your brand sound like? got me thinking. What does a museum sound like? And how does that really affect the overall experience?

Posted by Daniel on March 7, 2008 - 12:00pm
Categories: On the Walls

So this week it's been 75 twice and iced twice. The 2nd time to ice was yesterday, the predetermined offloading...

Posted by Dustin on February 22, 2008 - 4:47pm
Categories: Behind the Walls

Pretty often, I come across something here that makes me step back. Looking at artwork every day, it seems a common occurrence...

Posted by Alison on February 15, 2008 - 5:02pm
Categories: On the Walls

Curator Andrea Karnes’ FOCUS series here at the Modern is well underway with FOCUS: Joshua Mosley currently on view until February 24th and certainly worth a visit...

Posted by Daniel on February 11, 2008 - 11:31am
Categories: Within the Walls

When I was given the option to watch and photograph the unpacking of Martin Puryear's "Desire", from 1981, I jumped at the chance. Being able to see how this sculpture is put together...

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