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New York architects rally in support of an iconic former museum

In 2011, New York’s Museum of Modern Art raised some pulses when it announced that it would be acquiring the former building for the American Folk Art Museum, next door to the MoMA’s 53rd street complex. Constructed only 12 years … Continue reading

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Massimiliano Gioni is named curator of the 2013 Venice Biennale

Baibakov Art Projects extends its warmest congratulations to New Museum curator Massimiliano Gioni, who has just been named the curator of the 2013 Venice Biennale. In addition to spearheading the New Museum’s upcoming Generational show, The Ungovernables, Gioni is responsible … Continue reading

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The Met announces its Modern and Contemporary Art Department

Indisputably one of the world’s most important institutions, New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art has announced it will expand its holdings with the new Modern and Contemporary Art Department, headed by former chief curator at the Tate Modern, Sheena Wagstaff. … Continue reading

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