Posted by Tiffany on November 6, 2012 - 10:32am
Categories: Within the Walls

Just as Lucian Freud: Portraits closed, the Modern’s Education Department wrapped up our final class for The Muse, a studio course where participants enjoyed a hands-on approach to studying the special exhibition. Led by renowned local artist Matthew Bourbon, the class spent time in the galleries discussing the muse and its function in Freud’s practice, as well as its historical role in painting. Matthew also introduced the work of some of Freud’s contemporaries, discussing alternative ways of dealing with the figure on the canvas.

Posted by Andrea D. on August 22, 2012 - 10:57am

While visiting the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum on a recent trip to New York, I came across the Modern’s "Scull’s Angel"...

Posted by Erin on August 14, 2012 - 10:34am
Categories: Beyond the Walls

Every so often an exhibition elsewhere in the Cultural District relates to works in the Modern’s galleries. While taking in...