Masterpieces & Curiosities: A Russian-American Quilt is now on view. 
Hot-Air Balloon Race, Vincennes, France, 1900. Photograph, Brown University Digital Library.
Masterpieces & Curiosities: A Russian-American Quilt is now on view. 
Hot-Air Balloon Race, Vincennes, France, 1900. Photograph, Brown University Digital Library.

Masterpieces & Curiosities: A Russian-American Quilt is now on view

Hot-Air Balloon Race, Vincennes, France, 1900. Photograph, Brown University Digital Library.

This Thursday at 6:30, join directors Faythe Levine and Sam Macon at the Museum for a book signing, Q&A, and screening of their 2012 documentary Sign Painters! Free popcorn with ticket purchase. More info here.

Now up on Facebook: pics from Bang on a Can: Other Primary Structures!
This past Thursday evening’s concert with Bang on a Can, inspired by the exhibition Other Primary Structures, included music by Minimalist composers as performed by a select group of Bang on a Can musicians: David Cossin (percussion), Taylor Levine (guitar), Vicky Chow (keyboards), and James Moore (guitar, bass). Save the date for our November 6 Bang on a Can performance! http://ow.ly/zbgZW. 
Photos by Will Ragozzino/SocialShutterbug.com.
Now up on Facebook: pics from Bang on a Can: Other Primary Structures!
This past Thursday evening’s concert with Bang on a Can, inspired by the exhibition Other Primary Structures, included music by Minimalist composers as performed by a select group of Bang on a Can musicians: David Cossin (percussion), Taylor Levine (guitar), Vicky Chow (keyboards), and James Moore (guitar, bass). Save the date for our November 6 Bang on a Can performance! http://ow.ly/zbgZW. 
Photos by Will Ragozzino/SocialShutterbug.com.

Now up on Facebook: pics from Bang on a Can: Other Primary Structures!

This past Thursday evening’s concert with Bang on a Can, inspired by the exhibition Other Primary Structures, included music by Minimalist composers as performed by a select group of Bang on a Can musicians: David Cossin (percussion), Taylor Levine (guitar), Vicky Chow (keyboards), and James Moore (guitar, bass). Save the date for our November 6 Bang on a Can performance! http://ow.ly/zbgZW

Photos by Will Ragozzino/SocialShutterbug.com.

The Wind Up: Alphabet PartyThursday, July 24, 8 – 11 pm
The Wind Up returns this summer to celebrate the cerebral and colorful Thesaurus paintings of Mel Bochner.
Join us for an evening of music and art, including block printing on tote bags (supplies provided or BYO T-shirts) and exhibition tours of Mel Bochner: Strong Language. The music kicks off with a DJ set by Le Chev (8 pm) and continues with a genre-blending live performance by High Water, a multi-instrumental artist on the rise (9:45 pm). The event will also feature summery treats, an open bar, and a wine tasting provided by Royal Wines.
Pictured: High Water. Photo: Jed DeMoss
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The Wind Up: Alphabet PartyThursday, July 24, 8 – 11 pm
The Wind Up returns this summer to celebrate the cerebral and colorful Thesaurus paintings of Mel Bochner.
Join us for an evening of music and art, including block printing on tote bags (supplies provided or BYO T-shirts) and exhibition tours of Mel Bochner: Strong Language. The music kicks off with a DJ set by Le Chev (8 pm) and continues with a genre-blending live performance by High Water, a multi-instrumental artist on the rise (9:45 pm). The event will also feature summery treats, an open bar, and a wine tasting provided by Royal Wines.
Pictured: High Water. Photo: Jed DeMoss
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The Wind Up: Alphabet Party
Thursday, July 24, 8 – 11 pm

The Wind Up returns this summer to celebrate the cerebral and colorful Thesaurus paintings of Mel Bochner.

Join us for an evening of music and art, including block printing on tote bags (supplies provided or BYO T-shirts) and exhibition tours of Mel Bochner: Strong Language. The music kicks off with a DJ set by Le Chev (8 pm) and continues with a genre-blending live performance by High Water, a multi-instrumental artist on the rise (9:45 pm). The event will also feature summery treats, an open bar, and a wine tasting provided by Royal Wines.

Pictured: High Water. Photo: Jed DeMoss

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Ready for today’s World Cup final? While you’re waiting for the game to start, check out these works, from Germany and Argentina, via the Jewish Museum collection:

Torah Finials, Germany, second half 19th century. Silver: chased; brass: die-stamped; glass: cut. Each: 10 1/4 x 4 15/16 in. (26 x 12.5 cm). The Jewish Museum, New York. Gift of Dr. Harry G. Friedman, F 4562a-b

Ariel Kupfer (Argentinean, b. 1963), Tramas Vivas #2Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1993. Silver: pierced, hand-worked, and appliqué; gold; amethysts; garnets. 2 x 2 x 2 in. (5.1 x 5.1 x 5.1 cm). The Jewish Museum, New York. Purchase: Phyllis Greenspan Bequest, 2005-15

Iris Buchholz Chocolate, Os sonhos do embondeiro (Baobab’s Dreams), 2012. Video, sound, 14 min., 14 sec.
Sights and Sounds: Global Film and Video | Angola closes in the galleries today. Learn more.
Iris Buchholz Chocolate, Os sonhos do embondeiro (Baobab’s Dreams), 2012. Video, sound, 14 min., 14 sec.
Sights and Sounds: Global Film and Video | Angola closes in the galleries today. Learn more.

Iris Buchholz Chocolate, Os sonhos do embondeiro (Baobab’s Dreams), 2012. Video, sound, 14 min., 14 sec.

Sights and Sounds: Global Film and Video | Angola closes in the galleries today. Learn more.