Revenge of the “30 Seconds” Videos

  • Posted on Jun 20, 2010 by

The sequel is a notoriously dicey—though sometimes brilliant—film enterprise, be it Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, The Empire Strikes Back, or my personal favorite at the age of twelve, The Karate Kid, Part II. After the first round of 30 Seconds videos, in which MoMA staff and members created short videos with filmmaker Thilo Hoffmann, we invited Thilo back late last year.

Save a Click and Install Our Catalog Search Plugins

  • Posted on Jun 14, 2010 by

If you're like me and on a computer all day long, you look for searching short-cuts whenever possible. Now you can save yourself a click by installing NYARC catalog search plugins for Firefox and Internet Explorer. These plugins allow you to search the NYARC catalogs using the search box on the top right  of your browser. They'll save you a click and speed up your searching.

Klaus Zylla: Whimsical and Energetic Artists’ Books

  • Posted on Jun 01, 2010 by

Since its conscious decision in 1970 to begin actively collecting artists’ books, the Brooklyn Museum Library has amassed a varied and substantial collection comprised of over 2,500 titles, and further supported by numerous artists’ files, and related exhibition catalogues and relevant publications.  Now, with the recently acquired Smoller Gift, generously donated to the Brooklyn Museum from Arnold Smoller, the collection has been further enriched and expanded by the inclusion of over 4