Category Archives: Museums

JUDITH LEIBER and her HANDBAGS at the MAD Museum

Judith Lieber has been in the handbag industry for sixth five years…..starting out in Budapest before moving to New York.


Many of her handbags…….fascinating and luxurious…………are encrusted with Swarovski crystals.  She began her company in 1964 and designed her last handbag in 2004.

Her handbags cost about $5000………the older ones sell for a lot more.

My friend Sue………visiting from Detroit enjoying the exhibition.

NEW MUSEUM • Richard Greaves ASSEMBLAGE

Richard’s architectural accumulations once littered the backwoods in Quebec.

Using only bailing twine he began building dwellings from discarded objects.

In 2006 he met the photographer Mario Del Curto who started to document his work.

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His constructions were on exhibit at the New Museum in the Bowery.

Pixel Forest at the New Museum

I am RE-BLOGGING Susan’s  blog of a fantastic exhibit…….at the NEW MUSEUM

DO CLICK ON………….

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I recently had the opportunity to explore an immersive exhibition at the New Museum. The New Museum is known for its innovative contemporary art, and this exhibition by Swiss artist Pipilotti Rist,…

Source: Pixel Forest at the New Museum

Thanks Susan…………Tom

Going……Going……..Gone!….. at the NEW MUSEUM

There is a very strange hidden stairway at the NEW MUSEUM………

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He who descends………..risks disappearing!

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The NEW MUSEUM • Keepers • Gay Men in England

The Danish artist…………HENRIK OLESON did a survey piece in 2007 and calls it “SOME GAY-LESBIAN ARTISTS relevant to the Homo-Social Culture Born between c.1300-1870.”

Funky prints with a “queer eye.”

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These are just a few of the photos in this exhibition.

50 FACES on the streets of New York

Some of these faces will make you SMILE.  Some will STARTLE you.  Some will RATTLE your cage.  I found most of them in thrift shops…….and some of them are now in my apartment.

MET GALA 2016 • Fashion from the RED CARPET

The MET GALA 2016..……from Taylor Smith to Beyonce…..what all the stars were wearing.  There were only 600 invited to the gala………..and Anna Wintour decides who those 600 are.  The ticket cost $30,000….or a table for $275,0oo ……but you do NOT get to decide who sits at your table.

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Katy Perry in her PRADA

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I want to thank COCO PEREZ and VOGUE for some of these images.