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October, 2018

  • 1 October

    The Bronx Museum adds a branch in Manhattan

    The Bronx Museum of the Arts is expanding into Manhattan.   The Bronx Museum of the Arts will open an auxiliary space this year in the Tribeca neighborhood of Manhattan, hopping boroughs to operate an additional 4,500 square foot location for exhibitions, performances, artist talks, and workshops. The initial plan calls for the …

May, 2018

  • 9 May

    Artwork Gone Wrong?

    When we look at art from a created statue’s point of view, we obviously think of the hard work that is put into creating such a piece, the time invested to create such beautiful pieces and the talent that lays in the minds of our artists. Whenever we see a …

February, 2018

  • 15 February

    Finally a Museum of Selfies

    The Museum of Selfies is an interactive museum that explores the history and cultural phenomenon of the selfie – an image of oneself taken by oneself – with roots dating back 40,000 years. Visitors can explore the origin of the selfie through the lens of art, history, technology, and culture …

September, 2017

  • 29 September

    3D Zebra Stripe Crosswalk in Iceland Slows Traffic

    Article written by Esther Wambui In the small fishing village of Ísafjörður, a 3D pedestrian crossing was painted last month in an effort to slow traffic on a narrow street. The eye-popping illusion gives the effect of walking on air as pedestrians move from one side of the street to the …

August, 2017

  • 10 August

    Neon Nights in 3D

    Article written by Esther Wambui Portraits of Hope, the nonprofit behind the art installation, has a new public art exhibit in Beverly Hills. “Neon Nights in 3D” will have more than 1,000 art discs painted in fluorescent colors floating on the Lily Pond on Santa Monica Boulevard. As part of the interactive exhibit, visitors …