Paint the Town… Yoga
A 2024 Yoga + Art ‘save-the-date’ and a 3-in-1 museum show devoted to fitness and fashion
This week, we’re giving you a jump on yoga in one of the world’s great museums and a recommendation for a guided tour of a show that investigates fitness and fashion.
Back in September we talked about why doing yoga in a museum opens up new avenues of insight and broadens your perspective, like so:
So this time around we’d like to emphasize a different aspect of the yoga + art combo: the guide! The guide can make all the difference between either standing befuddled in front of an Ellsworth Kelly or allowing your senses to be dazzled by his intensely saturated vibrating boundaries. An art historian who can demystify a work, put it into context, relate it to the present and tell a captivating story that brings the past to life is a absolute treasure1.