It kills me to write this because I love the Museum of Modern Art. Aesthetically speaking it's where we all come from, where we go to commune with our ancestors and become new again. Yet the more I go to the new MOMAand I've been there over 50 times since it reopened a year ago this weekthe more I think this crown jewel is becoming a beautiful tomb. At MOMA the unruly juice of art history, the chaos, contradiction, radicality, and rebellion, are being bleached out. Instead, we're getting the taming of modernismmodernism as... More >>>
By photo: Robin Holland
Art lovers gather on a recent afternoon in the atrium at MOMA.