Tag: museums

Dec 27, 2016

When Performance Art Meets Visual Art

When Performance Art Meets Visual Art

Contemporary dancer Lil Buck twists and turns through the masterpieces on display at the Fondation Louis Vuitton Art Museum in Paris, France

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Nov 14, 2016

Picture of the Day: Reading Between the Lines

Picture of the Day: Reading Between the Lines

To appreciate Greg Payce’s “Alumina”, look at the negative space between the vases

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Jun 1, 2016

Guy Puts His Glasses on the Museum Floor and People Thought It Was Art

Guy Puts His Glasses on the Museum Floor and People Thought It Was Art

Interestingly, the stunt has sparked a debate as to what defines something as ‘art’

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Mar 10, 2016

17th Century Romanian Salt Mine Gets Converted Into Wild Tourist Attraction

17th Century Romanian Salt Mine Gets Converted Into Wild Tourist Attraction

It’s like stepping into another world

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Jan 12, 2016

Picture of the Day: Meanwhile at a Cleveland Museum’s Insect Exhibit

Picture of the Day: Meanwhile at a Cleveland Museum’s Insect Exhibit

Reddit user Muppaphone spotted this miniature VW Beetle on display at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History’s Entomology Collection

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Dec 2, 2015

This Art Exhibit Lets You Walk Through Rain Without Getting Wet

This Art Exhibit Lets You Walk Through Rain Without Getting Wet

Random International’s ‘Rain Room’ is an immersive environment of perpetually falling water that pauses wherever a human body is detected.

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Nov 18, 2015

21 Colorized Photos from the 1920s Discovery of King Tut

21 Colorized Photos from the 1920s Discovery of King Tut

Nearly a century ago, archaeologist Howard Carter captured the world’s imagination with the discovery of the undisturbed tomb of Tutankhamun.

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Oct 29, 2015

There’s a Museum in France Dedicated to Hyperrealistic Miniature Film Sets

There’s a Museum in France Dedicated to Hyperrealistic Miniature Film Sets

If you find yourself in Lyon, France consider checking out the Musée Miniature et Cinéma created by world-renowned miniaturist artist Dan Ohlmann.

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Oct 28, 2015

Picture of the Day: Oval Courtyard at the Shanghai Natural History Museum

Picture of the Day: Oval Courtyard at the Shanghai Natural History Museum

Designed by Perkins+Will, the newly opened Shanghai Natural Museum features a breathtaking oval pool and courtyard seen above.

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Sep 22, 2015

Picture of the Day: A Mountain Museum at the Top of an Actual Mountain

Picture of the Day: A Mountain Museum at the Top of an Actual Mountain

Designed by Zaha Hadid, MMM Corones is located at the top of Italy’s Kronplatz. Where else would you put a museum about mountaineering?

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