MOMA QNS


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MOMA QNSMuseum of Modern Art (NYC; temporary location in Queens through 2005)
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The opening of MoMA QNS, joining other preexisting and new arts institutions, confirms LIC's status as a center of arts activity within NYC.
In the interim, the Museum has opened this installation in Queens -- MoMA QNS (pronounced Q-N-S) -- in a staples factory converted to a comparatively small temporary gallery and permanent storage depot.
Here, four spaces will hold more than two hundred sectional drawings, DVDs, and process and large-scale models (including those for MOMA QNS and the Fresno Metropolitan Museum) from the past decade.--Tina di Carlo
LONG TIME NO SEE Charles Long @ Tanya Bonakdar; Dieter Roth @ MoMA QNS and P.S.
If Daniel Libeskind proposed a design for Ground Zero that turned a site of enormous personal trauma into a field of effective national triumphalism, Calatrava proposes a new post-9/11 Prometheanism in which humanist spirit and imperial technology are difficult to distinguish--and this phenomenon is hardly confined to Manhattan, as evidenced by the recent "Tall Buildings" show at MOMA QNS, cocurated by Guy Nordenson, a significant figure in this new engineering in his own right.
Long Island City is fast becoming the next art hot spot, due in large part to the opening of MoMA QNS, the Museum of Modern Art's new three-year home while its Manhattan location undergoes major expansion.
Who saw, in the exhibition "Tempo" at MOMA QNS in 2000, the two Swiss railway-station clocks that constitute Regli's Reality Hacking Nr.