This tiny, tiny space, down an alley between Franklin and White Streets in Lower Manhattan, houses rotating and permanent collections of objects “overlooked, dismissed, or ignored.” Mmuseumm’s past exhibitions include Personal Possessions Found in the Pacific, Paper Works Found in Copying Machines, and Homemade Weapons of Defense.
“At our best, artists are meant to push boundaries. I love how one artist found inspiration in New York City’s sanitation department. Among the items – used gloves contributed by workers from 12 city agencies, compiled to create Ceremonial Arch Honoring Service Workers III.”
“Crying while watching Dr. Who isn’t a new thing for me. (I’d have to hide behind the settee (aka couch) when the Daleks came on screen back in the 70′s.) But I admit I teared up a bit watching this scene where the time-traveling Dr. takes Van Gogh to visit a room full of his work at Musee d’Orsay.”
“A new level in understanding the foundations of art and creativity. It’s not about imagining something that doesn’t exist at all, it’s about looking at an object and understanding what it could look like – what amazing thoughts and creative structure are within the blank canvas or solid piece of marble and that are waiting to be exposed.” – Jesse