February 11, 2016 60f2b430-c076-4f7c-a722-65ee1ecbf823

The Art Institute of Chicago Recreates Van Gogh’s Famous Bedroom to be Rented on Airbnb

Moving the art viewing experience from a linear surface to a three-dimensional environment, the Art Institute of Chicago is launching an interactive experience alongside their latest exhibition—entry to a full-size replica of Van Gogh’s painting The Bedroom. The room, available on AirBnB starting today, includes all the details of the original painting, arranged in haphazard alignment to […]

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February 5, 2016 jasondecairestaylor1

Hyperrealistic Human Sculptures Submerged in Europe’s First Underwater Art Museum

Fourteen meters beneath the Atlantic Ocean sits the Museo Atlantico, the first underwater contemporary art museum in Europe. Artist Jason deCaires Taylor has created a series of sculptural installations that inhabit the ocean floor. Known for his issue-driven work, this new large-scale project speaks to the current worldwide refugee dilemma. The Museo Atlantico comprises two separate, […]

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December 29, 2015 1

Grass-Covered Rooftop Converts Dutch Museum into Ecological Cultural Attraction

The Biesbosch Museum, located near the city of Dordrecht in the Netherlands, recently went through a massive redesign and has now been opened to the public. The 8-month-long transformation includes the addition of an organic restaurant, an outdoor seating area, a new wing extension, and a rooftop that covers the entire building with grass, herbs and […]

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September 17, 2014 1

Bernard Tschumi’s design for ANIMA cultural center in Italy

Bernard Tschumi’s design for ANIMA cultural center in Italy As progress towards construction recommences on the ‘ANIMA cultural center’, by Bernard Tschumi architects, a project-specific website has been launched in order to present the undertaking’s history and proceedings. in addition, a video has recently been released, which clarifies the design’s intentions and aspirations. See below for the […]

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July 6, 2013 anish Kapoor Berlin red ball

Anish Kapoor – “Sympathy for a Beloved Sun” 18 May to 24 November 2013, Berlin

Anish Kapour’s first major exhibition in Berlin, Sympathy for a Beloved Sun,  opened at Martin-Gropius-Bau, curated by Berliner Festspiele. Set in a grand neoclassical style museum, the show is comprised of 70 different abstract poetic works spanning from 1982 to present. Please follow and like us:256

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July 1, 2013 5

Herzog & de Meuron unveil design for M+ museum Hong Kong

herzog & de meuron in collaboration with local firm TFP farrells have been chosen as the winning design team for ‘M+ museum’, a major new institution to be built in the burgeoning  west kowloon cultural district. the 60,000 square meter building will be sited on hong kong’s victoria harbour waterfront and execute cultural programming on par with new […]

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