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Passion for Toys Fills Mexico Museum

By Dario Lopez | Jan 16
Tucked in the middle of the Mexico City's historic but seedy Doctores neighborhood, the Antique Toy Museum is stuffed with Legos, superhero action figures, robots, model airplanes, trains and Hello Kitty.

'A Designer's Designer': NY Exhibit Showcases Chareau

By Katherine Roth | Jan 11
Chareau's work straddles industrial aesthetics and traditional fine craftsmanship, clean spare lines and playful 1920s whimsy.

Mundane Items Ooze Love, Loss at Failed-Relationships Museum

By Christopher Weber | Dec 29
After her husband asked for a divorce, Amber Clisura gave back her engagement ring, kicked him out of the house and tossed everything that reminded her of the ruined marriage. Except for one item: a polished steel barbecue smoker.

New Subway Station has Public Art Rarely Seen: A Gay Couple

By Deepti Hajela and Ula Ilnytzky | Dec 27
The sight of two men holding hands is far from uncommon, but a mural of two men doing just that is showing up in an unusual place - on the walls of a new subway station in New York City.

4 New Ways Museums Are Using Technology

By Ula Ilnytzky | Dec 26
Museums are always looking for ways to make their exhibitions more exciting. Now, new technologies are making that easier.

Sexy Santa's Pack a Punch!

Dec 18
Our good friend inkedKenny once again shows us how to photograph the most famous beard of all! That's right Santa, or maybe Father Christmas, or even Chris Kringle.

Detroit Museum Looks at Food Sculptures, Monuments

Dec 16
An exhibit at the Detroit Institute of Arts offers a detailed look at elaborate sculptures and monuments made of food for street festivals and royal banquets in Europe.

Museum Celebrates Boston's Favorite Ducks with New Exhibit

By Tracee M. Herbaugh | Nov 26
America's most famous mallard family is waddling into Boston's Museum of Fine Arts.

A Hidden Slice of History :: The Underground LGBT Influence on 20th Century Art

By Brian Scott Lipton | Nov 19
"Gay Gotham" is more than just a chance to see some good-looking men, beautiful artwork or a clip from "West Side Story."

Elton John's Photo Trove Displays Beauty in Black and White

By Jill Lawless | Nov 9
He's one of the most colorful figures in rock 'n' roll, but when it comes to photography, Elton John embraces black and white.

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