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  1. Zlin: The Model Town of Modernism

    Zlin: The Model Town of Modernism

    Ziln, located in the eastern portion of the Czech Republic, is a factory town designed by Corbusier apprentice Vladimir Karfik for the scions of the Bata Shoe Company. Models, photographs, film and...

    01.03.10

  2. Zheng Chongbin’s ‘White Ink’

    Zheng Chongbin’s ‘White Ink’

    This year, the Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco's XianRui (Fresharp) series features the work of abstract ink painter Zheng Chongbin. The highly anticipated show is comprised of fifteen new...

    07.22.11

  3. YBCA's "Remember the Times"
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    YBCA's "Remember the Times"

    Bay Area artist Lauren DiCioccio's "Remember the Times" is currently on view at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) in San Francisco. DiCioccio's work transforms the banal objects...

    written by: Meredith MacKenzie
    03.15.11

  4. Yale School of Architecture Exhibits
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    Yale School of Architecture Exhibits

    School's back in session and university galleries are filling up again with works worth studying. This fall, the Yale School of Architecture is outfitting the campus's Paul Rudolph Hall with two...

    written by: Miyoko Ohtake
    09.14.09

  5. Wrapping Traditions: Korean Textiles Now

    Wrapping Traditions: Korean Textiles Now

    The Museum of Craft and Folk Art (mocfa.org) presents a unique exhibition of contemporary textiles from June 17-October 23, 2011 featuring over 65 works by international artists who are...

    07.26.11

  6. With a Single Step: Stories in the Making of America

    With a Single Step: Stories in the Making of America

    MOCA’s new core exhibit will bring to life the Museum’s unique historical content and birth a compelling art work by fusing itself with the architectural heart of its new home designed...

    09.11.09

  7. Wim Crouwel—A Graphic Odyssey

    Wim Crouwel—A Graphic Odyssey

    The Design Museum celebrates the prolific career of the Dutch graphic designer Wim Crouwel in his first UK retrospective. Regarded as one of the leading designers of the twentieth century, Crouwel...

    12.05.10

  8. William Kentridge: Five Themes

    William Kentridge: Five Themes

    The exhibition features the first American presentation and catalogue of the new work Kentridge has created since 2000 that dramatically expands his technical innovations as an artist filmmaker,...

    06.22.09

  9. What Was Good Design? MOMA's Message 1944-56

    What Was Good Design? MOMA's Message 1944-56

    At mid-century, The Museum of Modern Art played a leading role in the definition and dissemination of ‘Good Design,’ a concept that started taking shape in the 1930s and emerged with...

    04.29.09

  10. What Remains of a Building

    What Remains of a Building

    The exhibition focuses around questions pertaining to the built environment, with a specific focus on Los Angeles. Following the question - What remains of a building divided into equal parts and...

    02.12.10

  11. West of Center

    West of Center

    During the 1960s and 1970s, a diverse range of artists and creative individuals based in the American West broke the barriers between art and lifestyle and embraced the new, hybrid sensibilities...

    09.17.12

  12. Wendell Castle: Wandering Forms

    Wendell Castle: Wandering Forms

    The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum is presenting an exhibition on Wendell Castle’s influence on form and function of furniture. Known for blurring the boundaries between art, craft, and...

    07.13.12

  13. Wattis Institute Presents: The Way Beyond Art: Sunny Memories

    Wattis Institute Presents: The Way Beyond Art: Sunny Memories

    This is the first in a series of projects titled The Way Beyond Art, starting in spring 2010, in which a faculty member from any of CCA's programs presents a one-week exhibition in the Wattis...

    04.13.10

  14. WaterDream: the Art of Bathroom Design

    WaterDream: the Art of Bathroom Design

    Duravit’s partnership with design powerhouse Philippe Starck has been recognized with accolades and awards across the globe. The latest honor comes close to home, in Atlanta, GA, the location...

    08.25.11

  15. Water: The Exhibition

    Water: The Exhibition

    Want a living planet? Just add water. The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) presents Water: The Exhibition, a celebration of the power and wonder of this life-giving substance and a call to each of us to...

    11.30.10

  16. Water: Our Thirsty World

    Water: Our Thirsty World

    The Annenberg Space for Photography presents an exhibit examining the precarious state of the world’s fresh water.  Coinciding with National Geographic’s special issue "...

    03.30.10

  17. WasteLandscape Made of CDs
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    WasteLandscape Made of CDs

    Scrolling through Dezeen recently—always an inspiring source for cool new projects and ideas—I came upon this eye-catching installation in the “Halle d’Aubervilliers”...

    written by: Jaime Gillin
    08.16.11

  18. Wastelands: Photos by Dan Dubowitz

    Wastelands: Photos by Dan Dubowitz

    Wastelands refers to abandoned architecture and spaces which, for UK–based photographer Dan Dubowitz, reveal as much about their past and present inhabitants as they do the psyche of...

    11.28.10

  19. Vija Celmins On Paper

    Vija Celmins On Paper

    Vija Celmins, born in 1938 in Riga, Latvia and is now based in New York, is the third artist featured in the Louisiana series "On Paper." Work on paper can be a core area for an artist,...

    01.13.11

  20. Vernon Fisher: K-Mart Conceptualism

    Vernon Fisher: K-Mart Conceptualism

    Vernon Fisher: K-Mart Conceptualism is a survey of the artist’s entire career to date, incorporating paintings, sculptures, and installations from the late 1970s to the present, from both...

    08.02.10

  21. Vanity Fair Portraits: Photographs 1913-2008

    Vanity Fair Portraits: Photographs 1913-2008

    The exhibition showcases 150 portraits, including classic images from Vanity Fair’s early period and photographs featured in the magazine since its 1983 relaunch. Sitters range from Claude...

    08.10.09

  22. Urban Panoramas: Opie, Liao, Kim

    Urban Panoramas: Opie, Liao, Kim

    This exhibition highlights work by three contemporary photographers, each of whom implemented a panoramic viewpoint to examine a specific urban environment. Catherine Opie (American, born 1961)...

    01.01.10

  23. Unexpected Pleasures: the Art and Design of Contemporary Jewellery

    Unexpected Pleasures: the Art and Design of Contemporary Jewellery

    Bringing together almost 200 objects from around the world, Unexpected Pleasures celebrates the work of contemporary jewellers who have challenged the conventions of jewellery design. Curated...

    09.17.12

  24. Twenty + Change 03 Exhibition

    Twenty + Change 03 Exhibition

    Twenty + Change 03 is the third installment of a biennial exhibition and publication series featuring the work of emerging Canadian designers working in architecture, landscape architecture, and...

    10.04.11

  25. Treasures from Jack Lenor Larsen

    Treasures from Jack Lenor Larsen

    The exhibition will showcase exceptional tribal rugs, ethnographic textiles, decorative arts, pottery, modern crafts, basketry & books chosen by Mr. Larsen himself. There will be 50+ items...

    03.08.11

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