Artist & Poet: Uncovering Museum Gems
Ze Povinho and Brazil

Artist & Poet: Uncovering Museum Gems

In brief: A museum should offer a chance for discovery. Two "boutique" museums in Lisbon did just that for us, revealing the work of an artist and a poet. Some museums cover vast ranges of…

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Dancing with the Stars at the National Museum
Another ancient dancer

Dancing with the Stars at the National Museum

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She was giving us quite an attitude. Her long arms were arrayed in bracelets, her right hand defiantly planted on her hip, which jutted out sideways. She was all sassy, impertinent, take-no-nonsense, and - according…

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MONA’s Teaser Smile
bit.fall with digital misters displaying words from internet news ephemera

MONA’s Teaser Smile

A six foot head of shiny dark metal lies on its side, as if the person to which it belongs is sleeping. As you move closer, the apparently solid head reveals windows and seams through…

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It’s All On at Te Papa Museum, Wellington
Lighted floor map of New Zealand in the Our Space section

It’s All On at Te Papa Museum, Wellington

It’s a Kiwi smorgasbord: a display of Maori cloaks woven over a two hundred year span, an exhibit of European fine arts collected by the wealthy here, a “colossal” squid from the Pacific depths splayed…

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