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7 Live-Work Artist Residences

Does art imitate life or does life imitate art? Either way, when these artists merged their home and artistic lives, the results were stunning.
June 25, 2014
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Lighting Up Mies van der Rohe's Farnsworth House

Two Chicago multimedia artists want to flip the switch on a Mies masterpiece to create an immersive experience.
May 27, 2014
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Incredible Modernist Architecture From Latvia

An exhibition at the Venice Biennale showcases the Baltic state’s unique post-war styles and structures.
May 21, 2014
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Rediscovering Icons of Norwegian Design

This blockbuster exhibit makes it clear that Norway shouldn’t be the lesser-known country in the world of Scandinavian design.
May 7, 2014
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Dwell Recommends: Storm King Art Center

Storm King Art Center offers two new reasons to visit Upstate New York in the upcoming months.
May 7, 2014
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Exhibit Spotlights Influence of Latin American Modern Architecture on Contemporary Artists

“Beyond the Supersquare,” a new exhibition at the Bronx Museum of the Arts, explores the influence of Latin American and Caribbean modern architecture on contemporary artists in those regions. The exhibit, which runs through January 11, 2014, features the work of more than 30 contemporary artists whose photography, videos, sculptures, and drawings respond to modern Latin American architecture through the prism of unique political, social, and environmental challenges. It is the product of four years of research by the museum’s executive director, Holly Block, and María Inés Rodríguez, director of the CAPC Musée D’Art Contemporain de Bordeaux.
May 1, 2014
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Textured, Woolen Tapestries Made of New and Vintage Yarn

An Aussie expat drops the needle on tactile, multi-hued wall art.
May 1, 2014
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A Mirrored Garden Comes to the Met Rooftop

Artist Dan Graham builds a glass pavilion around ivy hedgerows for the museum's annual rooftop installation.
April 30, 2014