• Comment: Learning from Las Vegas

    The following is adapted from a longer presentation by Brett Lazer at the IFA In-House Symposium on January 22, 2010. Learning from Las Vegas and the Antinomy of the Postmodern Manifesto Along with Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture (1966), Learning from Las Vegas (1972) forms Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown’s classic articulation of a new path for architecture in…

  • Found: Textile and Tradition

    For Sergej Jensen’s “first American museum survey,” MoMA PS1 has put on an exhibition of over twenty recent works that Jensen constructed with many types of fabric and colorants, from burlap to cashmere and chlorine bleach to acrylic paint. Most of Jensen’s textiles are found, and his use of them is analogous to his use of found conventions, as he…

  • 2.25.11

    Installation Art: Who Cares? Screening of a new film produced by the Inside Installations project in Europe. 6:00 pm Friday, February 25, 2011 New York University / Institute of Fine Arts 1 East 78th Street, New York, New York The New York Regional Association for Conservation (NYRAC) and the International Network for the Conservation of Contemporary Art – North America…

  • 3.5.11

    Gary Tinterow on Picasso Saturday, March 5, 11:00 am The Park Avenue Armory After the Museum of Modern Art, the Metropolitan Museum has the most extensive collection of original works by Picasso in the country. Mr. Tinterow, curator of the recent Picasso exhibition at the Metropolitan, will explain how the Museum came to acquire such rich holdings. Click here for…

  • 3.4.11

    Elisa Monte Dance Junior Board Gala Celebrating EMD’s 30th Anniversary! Friday, March 4, 2011, 8:00pm-1:0am Performance at the Joyce Theater followed by private party at Marquee. Tickets here!

  • 2.17.11

    Ann Lauterbach and Paul Foster Johnson Poetry Reading Readings in Contemporary Poetry at Dia:Chelsea Thursday, February 17, 2011, 6:30pm 535 West 22nd St. New York City $6 general admission; $3 Dia members, students, and seniors Tickets are available at the lecture only. Reservations recommended. More information at http://diaart.org/events/main/370.

  • 2.28.11

    Images, Copyrights and Publishing Panel February 28, 5:00-7:00 pm Melissa Brown, IP and Copyright Librarian, NYU Libraries Monica McCormick, Program Officer for Digital Scholarly Publishing, NYU Libraries and NYU Press Beatrice Rehl, Humanities and Social Sciences Editor, Cambridge University Press Reservations required. Please email ifagsa[dot]exec[at]gmail[dot]com with “Publishing” in the subject line.