Events at the Museum

uncrated_107x10703/09/2015 – 05/08/2015

Uncrated: The Hidden Lives of Artworks

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Featured Blog Posts

Tue, 03 Mar 2015 02:22 PM

How Richard Armstrong Championed Rachel Whiteread’s Monumental Art

In the fall 1998 issue of Carnegie magazine, Richard Armstrong, director of CMOA from 1996 to 2008, walked through the galleries with editor R. Jay Gangewere while discussing some of his favorite works in the museum’s permanent collection. Though Armstrong highlighted a number of artworks that day—Pierre Bonnard, Nude in a Bathtub; Edgar Degas, The […]…More

Mon, 02 Mar 2015 04:25 AM

February Snapshots: Visualizing the Subatomic World, History of a City

The Invisible Photograph: From Underground to Subatomic We’ve taken you from photographs stored Underground in a limestone mine and Andy Warhol drawings Trapped in an Amiga computer, to Extraterrestrial image data captured by a Lunar Orbiter and photographic treasures Discarded and rescued from the mists of obscurity by artist Joachim Schmid. Our five-part documentary series, […]…More

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From the Collection

John Sargent

Venetian Interior

c. 1880-1882

Louise Bourgeois

Cell II

1991