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Museum of Modern Art

Postcard: New York

"Chinese Realities/Documentary Visions", a 28-film series on show at New York's Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) until June 1, shows the mainland's documentary filmmakers have been producing interesting, often provocative works for more than 25 years.

Sunday, 19 May, 2013, 3:02pm

New York Museum of Modern Art to put video games on display

Are video games a form of art? New York's Museum of Modern Art thinks so, and starting in March several games will become an integral part of the museum's collection.

The museum, known by the acronym MoMA, has purchased 14 video games, and expects to increase its collection of games soon to 40.

5 Dec 2012 - 4:29am

Quiet or busy, a dilemma for museums

When I was a little boy, a wooden box called the radio fascinated me. I was convinced that little people were living inside the box. As soon as we gave them the signal by turning the button, these little people would talk, sing and play music. Listening to the radio while imagining what was going on inside the box was magical.

26 Nov 2012 - 4:22am

Modern Museums

Museum of Wood, Japan, by Tadao Ando, 1994

2 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

New York modern art

From Andy Warhol and Roy Liechtenstein to Jackson Pollock and Mark Rothko, New York has been home and inspiration to many of modern art's marquee names. Look for the Next Big Thing at the city's many independent galleries.

Start in New York's best-known art district, Chelsea, and Agora Gallery (530 West 25th Street,

22 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Entree: Manhattan

A red-hot art scene isn't limited to Manhattan's gallery walls. Creative chefs and innovative architects transform once hum-drum museum cafes into exciting dining destinations with stellar wine lists.

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

9 West 53rd Street, between Fifth and Sixth avenues (www.ushgnyc.com)

25 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Look at the big pictures of a pioneer to see why size still matters

For Canadian photographer Jeff Wall, big is always better - and it's been that way for almost 30 years. Today, many photographers work with large-scale colour prints that mimic the size and authority of oil paintings. Wall has been showing giant colour slides illuminated by slim light boxes since 1978.

25 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

ESC Sequences

All of these featured sites either won Webby Awards or were nominated. The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences has given out the awards since 1996 for the world's best websites.

Gorillaz

23 May 2006 - 12:00am

ESC sequences

All of these featured sites either won Webby Awards or were nominated. The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences has given out the awards since 1996 for the world's best websites.

22 May 2006 - 12:00am

Mean streets museum

THE RIDE ON THE 7-Train subway through the borough of Queens had long been one of the least pleasant in New York. Dissecting Long Island City, one of the Big Apple's toughest and poorest neighbourhoods, the train passes through the abandoned smokestacks, overgrown railway yards, empty offices and burned-out stores of an industrial zone in chronic decline.

8 Sep 2002 - 12:00am