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For Anyone Who Has Ever Gotten the Stink Eye at the Met*

For Anyone Who Has Ever Gotten the Stink Eye at the Met*

So it appears that a group of people are suing the Met for being vague about its “Suggested Donation” policy for entry. It’s sort of like…. if you are in the know then you are in the know? It’s a huge museum with a ton of cool shit and they are trying stay alive in(…)

Computer Love: Our Favorite Links of the Week

Art New York’s Brightest Luminaries Join For A Free, Giant Light Show (Refinery29) Ai Weiwei’s Blog: Writings, Interviews and Digital Rants by MIT Press (Amazon) Alexander McQueen exhibit at the Met Museum is now open (The MET) Fashion Daphne Guinness changing into an Alexander McQueen gown in the Barneys Windows (The Cut) Looks from the(…)

Savage Beauty: the Alexander McQueen Retrospective at the Met

One year after fashion designer Alexander McQueen’s tragic death, the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute is celebrating McQueen’s amazing contributions to the world of fashion through a retrospective exhibit of his work. Andrew Bolton, curator at the Costume Institute describes McQueen’s work thusly: “Alexander McQueen was best known for his astonishing and extravagant runway(…)