Francesco Clemente – Inspired by India at The Rubin

I dragged my partner-in-crime to The Rubin Museum, in part because this is a small museum with what I find a nice energy and to see the Francesco Clemente-Inspired by India exhibit – Clemente’s first “retrospective” to come to New York in a decade. Although billed as a retrospective there are only about 20 works.…

The 1940’s-50’s meet the future at Charles James: Beyond Fashion

Charles James: Beyond Fashion at the Metropolitan Museum of Art is an exhibition not up to the usual “take your breath away” standards I’m used to seeing at the annual Metropolitan Costume Institute. It’s a small exhibit that highlights the design process and is actually better suited for The Museum of Art & Design or The Museum at FIT.…