A fascinating New York Times article on the rehang of the Warhol Museum
. True, no museum can hope to recreate the manic "scene days" of the factory or holding court at Studio 54 but it should deepen our understanding of a great artist in both his stronger and weaker moments.
The BBC is launching a three part series on Women in art
, catch episode one here
. Even in Portland men still seem to get a majority of the presentation/representation space and awards.
The Met could be getting a new modern art wing
to replace the current and (ughhhh) carpeted ones. With MoMA lagging and the Whitney re-imagining itself (also a necessity) the Met might find itself making all the right moves if it takes this opportunity to not do what MoMA is doing.
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