Knocking their socks off: Russian player’s kit item becomes first World Cup exhibit for FIFA museum

Russia knocked the socks off millions around the globe with their performances at the World Cup this summer, so it’s perhaps fitting that midfielder Roman Zobnin will provide exactly that item of kit to the FIFA Museum. Zobnin played every single minute of Russia’s wondrously unexpected run to the quarter-finals in their home tournament, where […]

Banksy exhibit opens in Moscow, overcoming bad blood between Russia and UK (VIDEO)

The first ever display of mysterious British street artist Banksy has opened in Moscow, with organizers telling RT that bringing exhibits to Russia was tough, because of the current rift between Moscow and London. The exhibition at the Central House of Artists features more than a hundred pieces, including authentic works, 3D-objects, prints and photographs, […]

Knockout New Exhibit Features Iconic Photographs of David Bowie

It’s been two years since the death of David Bowie, and we’re still feeling the loss. But at least the groundbreaking performer left us a wealth of materials to remember him by – decades of brilliant albums, innovative films, and thoughtful interviews. Even photographs of Bowie seem to have stories and secrets to tell, which […]

'Porsche Effect' exhibit to celebrate brand’s design, engineering

Porsche is celebrating its 70th anniversary in 2018, starting with “The Porsche Effect” exhibit of more than 50 rare sports cars from around the world, opening Feb. 3 at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles. Touted as “one of the most comprehensive displays of the marque outside of Stuttgart,” the exhibit will explore the […]

Multimedia Exhibit Portrays an Immigrant Artist’s American Experience

The exhibition Candy Coated Evil, curated by artist and performer Kembra Pfahler (singer in The Voluptuous Horror of Karen Black) and presented by Howl! Happening, features the work of Japanese artist and Pfahler’s collaborator and former husband Samoa Moriki, best known simply as Samoa. The artworks feature pop culture icons in bold, colorful paintings that […]

Tech Museum embraces augmented reality with Body Worlds Decoded exhibit

Museums around the world need to use technology to hold the attention of increasingly tech-savvy children. And that’s doubly true for the Tech Museum of Innovation in San Jose, California. The museum in the heart of Silicon Valley is opening a 5,000-square-feet exhibit on October 15 that uses groundbreaking augmented reality technology to bring it […]

‘Racist’ Chinese exhibit with photos of black people next to animals shut down

Published time: 14 Oct, 2017 21:03 A photography exhibit showing black people side-by-side with wild animals has been pulled in China, following accusations of racism. ‘This Is Africa’, which opened at the Hubei Provincial Museum in the central Chinese city of Wuhan shortly before National Day in early October, was well-received by some critics. Zhao […]

Google creates an online exhibit for contemporary art

Some artists actually like it when you say “my four-year-old could do that,” because it means you’ve a) questioned whether a work is art, and b) wondered why or why not. I just learned that from Google Arts & Culture’s brand new Contemporary Art digital collection, packed full of information on the notoriously opaque subject. […]

The Guggenheim Removes Controversial Animal Artworks from Exhibit Following Outcry

The Guggenheim Museum will be removing controversial animal artworks from its upcoming Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World exhibit, which opens October 6 and features work by contemporary Chinese artists. A preview of the show was featured in the New York Times. Readers learned that a seven-minute video by artists Sun Yuan […]

‘The Daily Show’ celebrates the tweets of Donald Trump in new exhibit

The President tweets a lot. It’s quickly becoming part of his legacy, offering an unprecedented level of access to the commander in chief and leaving others in government scrambling to deal with the aftereffects of each post. Usually, reflections on presidential legacies tend to come at the end of the individual’s term in office, with […]