NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

Georgia O’Keeffe – A ‘Modern’ Woman

Georgia O’Keeffe – A ‘Modern’ Woman

Emily Conklin, Staff Writer
March 8
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, TOP STORIES

The Brooklyn Museum's new exhibit shows a side of Georgia O'Keeffe few people past her lifetime have ever seen — her clothing and the way it defined who she was as an artist and a woman.

Read more »

FIT Celebrates the Modern Woman of the 1960s

FIT Celebrates the Modern Woman of the 1960s

Natalie Breuer, Staff Writer
February 16
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, TOP STORIES

The Museum at FIT's latest exhibit holds not just the fashion that influenced that era, but pieces like Yves Saint Laurent's tradition-defying Le Smoking suit, one of the most iconic pieces of women's evening wear in Western history.

Read more »

Decolonization on the Lower East Side

Decolonization on the Lower East Side

Michael Landes, Contributing Writer
October 17
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

A different sort of exhibition took place at the Museum of Natural History last Monday as the members of several different human rights' groups gathered together to bring attention to the demeaning ways the Museum dealt with the history of America's indigenous peoples.

Read more »

Heather Hutchison Learns from the Sky

Heather Hutchison Learns from the Sky

Qianqian Li, Staff Writer
April 28
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

Heather Hutchison's exhibition at Winston Watcher Fine Art incorporates ambient light as its main material.

Read more »

Tom Sachs Brings the Beat to the Brooklyn Museum with Boombox Retrospective

Tom Sachs Brings the Beat to the Brooklyn Museum with Boombox Retrospective

Angela Dizon, Staff Writer
April 27
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

Tom Sachs makes sculptures out of boomboxes in a new exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum.

Read more »

We’re Not on Wall Street Anymore

We’re Not on Wall Street Anymore

Angela Dizon, Contributing Writer
April 14
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

Nelson Saiers' art show "Inside Wall St" uses his experience as a hedge fund manager to criticize the financial industry.

Read more »

Surveillance Exhibit Has Interactive Twist

Surveillance Exhibit Has Interactive Twist

Abraham Gross, Deputy Opinion Editor
February 16
Filed under ARTS, Film

Laura Poitras, director of Oscar winning film "Citizenfour," explores similar themes of surveillance in her new exhibition "Astro Noise".

Read more »

History Through the Eyes of the Portrait

History Through the Eyes of the Portrait

Tony Schwab, Staff Writer
February 8
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

"Picturing Prestige: New York Portraits 1700-1860" is a new exhibition at the Museum of the City of New York.

Read more »

FIT reveals culture of denim

FIT reveals culture of denim

Sophie Shaw, Staff Writer
December 2
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

The Museum at FIT opens their newest exhibit Denim: Fashion's Frontier.

Read more »

Staging happiness in Soviet art at the Jewish Museum

Staging happiness in Soviet art at the Jewish Museum

Daria Butler, Contributing Writer
September 29
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

Soviet photographers played a large role in documenting the radically changing political environment of the early 20th century. The Jewish Museum shares these photos in the multimedia gallery, "The Power of Pictures."

Read more »

The Weekend: March 6-8

Nina Jang, Deputy Features Editor
March 5
Filed under FEATURES

Welcome in March with a memorable weekend with some Sinatra, Björk, and Klimt.

Read more »

Next Page »

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper
museum