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Strings of coincidences

posted 11.14 in news.

The MONA and that’s what everyone calls it now, which is as it was meant to be. Reading Kurt Vonnegut’s Cat’s Cradle recently (a good read), I realised what the roots of this name might be. In the book, Mona is the beguiling...

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Media, museum

posted 10.10 in news.

In a Weekend Australian in late August, Christopher Allen reviewed an exhibition being held at the National Museum of Australia. The review (of Yiwarra Kuju: The Canning Stock Route) is pushed to the end of a long spiel on the 10 year old...

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J. Paul Getty Museum

posted 12.09 in resources.

[1200 Getty Center Drive]
Los Angeles, California 90049

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New Museum

posted 07.09 in resources.

Tolerance or not

posted 11.08 in news.

Charles Jencks, Beatriz Maturana, and 30 or so other members of Architects and Planners for Justice in Palestine, have today sent a letter to the UK Guardian protesting an Israeli court’s recent approval for a Wiesenthal Centre Museum of...

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art galleries, ashton raggatt mcdougall, braille, david walsh, frank gehry, h.g. wells, kurt vonnegut, nonda katsalidis, postmodernism, richard meier, sanaa, signage, tandem